There were far scarier things to think about than carved vegetables and annoying children during the month of Halloween, and last week fashion blog POSHGLAM addressed one of them: breast cancer. They held a fundraiser to benefit St. Luke Roosevelt Comprehensive Breast Cancer Services Program in Manhattan, gathering guests to Eli Klein’s cozy, yet modern Art Gallery in SoHo.
The event was hosted by POSHGLAM founder Kimberly Stone and featured tables with fashion jewelry by Mali Beads and Monique Leshman. They pledged to donate 20% of sales from that night to St. Luke’s in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Some say that diet affects breast cancer, so health-conscious New York City restaurant chain Fig & Olive provided plenty of vegetable-packed dishes as well as fresh meats including carpaccio and shrimp. The treats were coupled with unique cocktails made with Alizé and Bouvet champagne, as well as Stella Artois, and non-alcoholic beverages from Neuro.
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