Shopping event for Lauren's Kids in South Miami

Susie Crippen of the CRIPPEN label, which she launched after traveling the world and honing her wardrobe down to essential easy-to-care-for pieces. (March 4, 2013)

It's way down in South Miami, but believe me...it's worth the schlepp.

Designer Susie Crippen of CRIPPEN and Lauren Book, founder of Lauren's Kids are teaming up to host a meet-the-designer event Wednesday, March 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at one of the most stylerrific stores in South Miami, At Ease on Sunset (5844 Sunset Drive).

In case you don't know, Crippen came up with J Brand before launching her eponymous collection. Lauren's Kids is a non-profit dedicated to preventing sexual abuse.

10% of profits will be donated to the charity. For more information, call 305-662-1022.


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Skip to around 2:56 in the video below and discover how Angelina Jolie helped to launch Crippen's fashion career: