The 21st annual event will be held Aug. 7 at Cipriani 42nd Street.
The private dinner party was held at an Upper East Side townhouse, where the brand is hosting its “In Residence” symposia.
Joseph Altuzarra, Christian Siriano, Jason Wu, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig of Marchesa, Monique Lhuillier, Prabal Gurung and Jenna Lyons of J. Crew share their handwritten notes for Michelle Obama.
The designers got real on divisive subjects of online shoe shopping, see-now-buy-now, sweatpants that talk and yoga pants in Connecticut.
Made in five factories in Italy and two in Portugal, Mission is a direct-to-consumer label.