NEW YORK — Denim jackets embellished by celebrities with Swarovski crystals and pins went on display at the Swarovski store on Madison Avenue here Thursday, and Patricia Field and actress Rebecca Budig, two of the 14 designers, stopped by to...
NEW YORK — Denim jackets embellished by celebrities with Swarovski crystals and pins went on display at the Swarovski store on Madison Avenue here Thursday, and Patricia Field and actress Rebecca Budig, two of the 14 designers, stopped by to show off their designs.
Others who put their decorating skills into action included Mariah Carey, Sharon Stone, Steven Cojocaru, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Ashley Judd, Lucy Liu, Daisy Fuentes and Mary Hart.
Some, like Liu, only added a few pins and embellishments, while others opted for more over-the-the top looks. Carey chose to put the words "Love Mariah" in crystals on the back of her design, while Field and design partner David Dalrymple turned their jacket upside down and inside out and adorned it with hundreds of crystals.
"Our concept is over-the-top," said Field, who sported a hot pink bandanna on her head and a White Trash necklace at the launch event. "For us, less is not more. More is more."
The one-of-a-kind jackets will be auctioned off on eBay, with proceeds going to the American Heart Association. After New York, the jackets will travel to stores around the country, including Bloomingdale’s in Boca Raton, Fla. and Nordstrom in Brea, Calif.
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