Not only will this year’s show be a celebration of hair, make-up and fashion, it will recognize the beginning of a cosmetology career for someone who wouldn't have been able to afford an Aveda education without a scholarship.
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) May 03, 2012
taj salon & spa is pleased to announce that its annual fashion show-fundraiser taj modé 2012 which will feature designs by Lulumari—available at taj boutique—and the artistry of beauty experts from taj salon & spa as well as a pre-show by students from Aveda Institute Minneapolis.
Now in its fourth year, this fully choreographed runway show will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2012, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at the Grand Atelier at Aveda Institute Minneapolis (400 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN 55414). Dawn Stebbing, owner of Image Evolution, will emcee the program. . The event will also feature music, swag bags to the first 100 in the door, video montages, and a raffle drawing. Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased online or by calling 763.416.7775.
Each year taj modé raises money for a worthy cause. This year all proceeds from taj modé 2012 will go toward a full scholarship for a deserving student entering the Aveda Institute Minneapolis in fall 2012. The winning scholarship recipient, who will be announced at the event on June 2, will also receive an internship at taj salon & spa. Those unable to attend the event may make donations online.
“We’re taking taj modé 2012 to a new level,” says Andria Strandin, one of the taj salon & spa owners. “Not only will this year’s show be a celebration of hair, make-up and fashion, it will recognize the beginning of a cosmetology career for someone who wouldn’t have been able to afford an Aveda education without a scholarship.”
taj salon & spa thanks this year’s sponsors: Image Evolution, Misaki Marketing Communications, Pureology Serious Colour Care, Aveda, EMI Audio, MTL Productions, On Location Video, DJ Ruca, Kincade Dance Industies, Ramone Moreno Photography, Tiger Beer, Joia Soda, Lakeshirts Sportswear, and Chauncey Ellefsen Photography.
About the Aveda Institue
The Aveda Institute is renown around the world and maintains a mission to provide a quality, professional education and training to successfully pass the state licensure exam by: creating an environment of trust and respect, encouraging a commitment to teamwork, promoting personal and professional development, and inspiring the continuous quest for knowledge and growth. The Institute provides instruction in the areas of Cosmetology, Esthiology, and Massage.
About taj salon & spa
taj salon & spa is an environmentally responsible, leading-edge salon and spa with locations in Minneapolis and Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Committed to staying current on all spa techniques and salon styles, taj strives to set the standard for outer and inner beauty. In five short years, taj salon & spa has achieved being in the top 10% of U.S. salons based on revenue and being recognized as one of the largest “family” salons in the Aveda network, which is worldwide.