Peruvian Independence Day Pisco Party and Fashion Show

Join Coprodeli USA to celebrate Peruvian Independence Day with Peruvian cocktails, raffle prizes, and a fashion show to benefit Coprodeli’s continued Earthquake Reconstruction Efforts in Peru! Award-winning and internationally acclaimed MacchuPisco will be providing pisco sours, Peru’s national drink, while co-host Evelyn Brooks Designs features hip new designs in an exclusive jewelry and fashion show.

Coprodeli USA supports the comprehensive development efforts of Coprodeli in Peru, which for the past 20 years have aided families living in extreme poverty. Proceeds from this event will benefit Coprodeli’s education, health and microbusiness development initiatives in Ica, Peru, the region worst hit by the August 2007 earthquake.

Date: Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Post Brasserie Restaurant at the Hotel Monaco

Attire: Casual-Business Casual

Ticket/Pricing Information:

$5 Entry with Complimentary Raffle Ticket; Additional Raffle Tickets $5; Pisco Sour Drink Specials $5

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    Greater Washington Fashion Chamber of Commerce
    and the Embassy of Peru serves as co-sponsors

    Evelyn Brooks, owner of Evelyn Brooks Designs will present her latest fall collection of men and women jewelry at the “Going Green for Jewelry” Fashion Show Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at Poste Brasserie – Hotel Monaco, located at 555 8th Street, NW. This signature event will occur on the 123rd Independence Day of Peru. The fashion show is inspired by the “Tapadas Limenas”. The “Tapadas Limenas” has its origins in Peruvian Virreynal times (1560-1860), in which women from Lima covered their face and head with beautiful silk Spanish style veils, leaving only one eye uncovered.

    The fall collection captures a blend of warm and cool colors contained in the naturally beautiful seeds known as HUAYRUROS, which grows in a very rich red, orange and black colors; bringing an exquisite and vibrant color to the designs. The seeds are mixed with delicate and intricate sterling silver filigree, which creates a breath-taking contemporary and elegant one of a kind jewelry piece.

    Evelyn Brooks Designs is making firm progress in adapting new practices that preserve our environment. We strive to save energy, eliminate emissions and poisonous element from our production process.

    Evelyn Brooks Designs strongly believes in giving back to the community. “There is a meaning in all we do in life. The reason for doing business is not simply business; we strive to bring light and beauty to the world and through our work and actions inspire others to reach out for their dreams and contribute to our society” states owner Evelyn Brooks.
    Our company is known for socially responsible business, and through jewelry exhibitions, fashion shows, etc., we are able to help charitable organizations.
    Proceeds from the “Going Green for Jewelry” fashion show will benefit COPRODELI USA ( An exhibition through August 15th, will take place after the fashion show at Toro Mata “The Art of Peru”, located at 2410 18th Street, NW. DC. 20009

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