edCFDA showcase at Vision ExpoChristian Roth Eyewear
The Vision Council and Vision Expo New York are pleased to announce the debut of the Eyewear Showcase on Friday, April 15, 2016 from 3:30pm – 5:00pm in the Galleria Lounge (Javits Center) where eight members of the Eyewear Designers of the “Council of Fashion Designers of America” (edCFDA) will present their eyewear designs in a relaxed meet-and-greet atmosphere. Designers Patty Perreira (BARTON PERREIRA), Blake Kuwahara (BLAKE KUWAHARA), Daniel Silberman (ILLESTEVA), Gai Gherardi (L.A. EYEWORKS), Shane Baum (LEISURE SOCIETY), Jeff Press (MORGENTHAL FREDERICS), Robert Marc (ROBERT MARC), and Selima Salaun (SELIMA OPTIQUE) will be on hand to personally showcase their latest designs. “An exchange of energy!” – edCFDA spokesperson Christian Roth – called the event, adding “Taste makers and buyers will have a unique opportunity to engage one-on-one with nine trendsetting and internationally well-known American eyewear designers.” The event is supported by Eyecare Business and 20/20 Magazine. CHRISTIAN ROTH‘s first post-acquisition collection by DITA will be introduced in the fall of 2016.