D Love the Kids!

Major congratulations are in order for my dear friend and designer, Delise Ana, who won the "little black dress" contest at Friday's HOPE4Children Foundation celebrity charity auction, competing against 9 other emerging designers!

HOPE4Children Foundation, LA Models and their organizational partners comprised of events specialists, PR experts, professional entertainers, and fashion show directors, hosted a star-studded and glamorous evening to commemorate the 5th Anniversary of HOPE4Children. The Gala and Awards Fundraising Show commemorated the 5th Anniversary of HOPE4Children featuring couture fashion show by Project Runway alumni Scott Jerell and Mila Hermanovski and America’s Ballroom Challenge, Octavio Carlin. Opening act by Donald Trump Reality Show Star and LA-Based designer, Sterling Williams. Accessories by Left Turn Jewelry and M.A.I. Collections; shoes by Chic Little Devil; Hair by Paul Mitchell; Make-up by All About Face. World class entertainment and awards to honor patrons of the arts and emerging talents and youth leaders.

H4CF is a nonprofit whose mission is to “Help Others Prosper through Education.” Its philosophy is rooted in the power of education to level the playing field and develop empowered leaders of the future by fostering education and arts and mentorship in these fields among the youth and emerging talents. In light of its mission, H4CF planned this gala is to provide a venue for L.A. based artists to exhibit their creative geniuses. To support emerging designers, H4CF launched the Little Black Dress Contest to expose these artists to mainstream industry and media.