Au Courant 2014: She Came from the Sea

June 4, 2014 at 7:32 am 2 comments


Now in it’s third year, the wildly talented team behind StyleWeek Northeast and beloved Newport County social service agency, Child & Family, have been working tirelessly to present what might just be the most stylish event of the summer season. Au Courant, an evening including cocktails by the sea; an accessories, handbags and clothing showcase with a variety of one-of-a-kind collections; and music and dancing   sw10punctuated by an extraordinary runway show, celebrates and promotes the enviable creative talents of some of the finest designers in the northeast.

Unfolding at the uber-chic Belle Mer on Friday, June 20, Au Courant 2014 will  feature the original, creative and cutting-edge fashion of a half  dozen talented women’s wear designers: “Project Runway” alum Jonathan Joseph Peters, Jess Abernethy, Sarah Prost of Yellow Clover, Boston-based Luke Aaron, Avni Trivedi of Avni Fashion and Nick Pini. You can see the talents of some of thee lauded designer from the 2013 event by WATCHING THIS VIDEO.


JJP8The party will continue with an exciting fundraising auction including Lunch for four in NYC with Project Runway Host and fashion guru, Tim Gunn, a 14 day luxury cruise for 2 from your choice of international ports with Azamara Club Cruises, as well as overnight getaways and an exclusive dinner at Gray Craig Mansion.

Tickets will go fast, so act now to be sure you experience a night to remember!


TICKETS: $100 per person. PURCHASE ONLINE: www.childandfamilyri.comor call 401-849-2300

For more event and designer details go to


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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. mkelarsen  |  June 6, 2014 at 7:48 am

    What a fantastic event!! Can’t wait to see more pictures

    • 2. Andrea McHugh  |  June 6, 2014 at 8:32 am

      Thanks Mary!


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