New Cynthia Rowley Shoe Collection Debuts at Belk

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Cynthia Rowley fans have yet another reason to shop her collections this fall as the designer launches an exclusive collection of shoes, “Cynthia Cynthia Rowley” available in 152 Belk locations across the U.S. Designed for the modern, southern woman the line will offer an assortment of pumps, flats, boots and this season’s favorite – the bootie.

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Rowley’s meticulous attention to detail and connection to color will delight stylish shoe savants. She translates sleek and sharp shoes, ankle strap pumps with cabochon-metal details, woven designs and animal prints into a glamorous collection designed to delight. All at price points between $95 and $195.

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The VIP is totally in love with these fabulous lipstick pumps! Get the look here!

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“This special collaboration between Cynthia Rowley and Belk is perfect for our southern customer,” said Kathryn Bufano, President and Chief Merchandising Officer at Belk, Inc. “Each pair of shoes is designed by Rowley herself and they’re sensational for any occasion and as well as reflective of Belk’s Modern. Southern. Style.”

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Talk about the perfect pair of little purple shoes! Head over heels for these ankle wrap Cynthia Rowley heels! Get the look here!

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Embellish your fall wardrobe with these spectacular golden flats! Get the look here.

IMG_3522Wow! The VIP in flats? Yep, the new CYNTHIA Cynthia Rowley River Flat totally changed my mind!

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Trade in your ordinary black pumps for these studded-toe gems by Cynthia Rowley!

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Hello, gorgeous! Aren’t these Halo pumps absolutely stunning! Get the look here, available in black and red.

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Thanks, Jonathan, for being such fabulous help!
Thanks, Jonathan, for being such fabulous help!

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Special thanks to Marlene Osczepinski, Area Sales Manager, for being so precious!

What a tremendous time I had today at Belk The Summit in Birmingham, Alabama. The fun will continue this Saturday…Where will the VIP be this Saturday? Belk The Summit, of course!

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You are cordially invited to join renowned shoe designer Donald J. Pliner at Belk The Summit this Saturday, September 14 from 10AM to 2PM to learn about the latest trends and styles in shoes. Stay tuned to my blog for more details about this event and my top five Donald J. Pliner picks for Fall 2013!

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Belk The Summit

Women’s Shoe Department

221 Summit Blvd.

Birmingham, Alabama

For more information, please call (205) 968-4200

To shop in your cute PJs, visit www.belk.com!

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

VIP Interview: Fabulous Fashion Designer Hilton Hollis

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Hello, fashionistas! I am very excited to announce that I interviewed the FABULOUS Mississippi native fashion designer, Hilton Hollis! We chatted about his design career, what inspires his fashion pieces, and of course, Southern food! When you get two Mississippi natives together, talking about good ole’ Southern cooking is absolutely going to happen! What is Hilton’s favorite Southern food? See the VIP Interview video on the YouTube channel here!

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The VIP telling designer Hilton Hollis about my Birmingham Fashion Week spread in Town and Gown Magazine.

BLOG EXCLUSIVE QUESTION:

  • You recently received a honor from the state of Mississippi for your achievements in fashion and philanthropic work. Tell us a little bit about this.

“First of all, I am really honored and amazed that the governor of Mississippi gave me this wonderful award,” says Hilton Hollis. “Growing up in the South and coming from a small town in Mississippi, as a kid I would never in a million years imagine that I would be standing there getting an award from the state that I call home…I give a lot of my time to my philanthropic interests. I also try to give back as much as I can to my home state,” states Hollis. “I am very proud to be a Southerner and a Mississippian! So, for them to recognize my achievements and to give me this award is really humble.”

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Check out my amazing interview with Hilton Hollis on the Vintage Passionista YouTube channel! Click here.

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn