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Oprah and Queen Latifah fashion designer at Bloomies Aventura

Staff Writer

Bloomingdale's in Aventura Mall is hosting a cocktail party for fashion designer Edward Wilkerson, the creative director of Lafayette 148 New York today (Thursday, Jan. 30) starting at 5:30 p.m.

The meet-and-greet event - where Wilkerson will preview his Resort 2014 collection - is free and open to the public in The New View on the 2nd floor. RSVP by calling 305-792-1152. CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS AND INFO ON BLOOMIES/AVENTURA.

Lafayette 148 is a fave-rave for Oprah Winfrey and Queen Latifah. The company was founded in 1996 and was named after it’s street address in Manhattan. Wilkerson worked with Donna Karan and Louis del O’lio at the house of Anne Klein before moving on to Calvin Klein. Joining Lafayette 148 in 1998, Wilkerson brought to the company an international flair inspired by his travels, particularly Morocco and Kenya.



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