April 13, 2012
Barbara Tfank at Neiman Marcus
- Photos by BenRosePhotography.com
Film designer-turned-fashion designer Barbara Tfank introduced her spring trunk show of ladylike classics at a luncheon and evening cocktail to benefit Atlanta History Center
Cyndae Arrendale and this year’s Atlanta History Center Designer Luncheon honoree Jada Loveless played host to fashion designer Barbara Tfank, alongside Neiman Marcus GM Mark Fillion
Neiman Marcus at Lenox Square
Guests enjoyed luncheon and/or evening cocktails with fashion designer Barbara Taft during a day-long spring trunk show at Neiman Marcus. Roaming models showed off Taft’s ladylike sheaths and glam cocktail dresses with aspects of a retro Mad Men chic. Jada Loveless conducted an informal interview with Taft during the luncheon, revealing Taft’s past experience in costume designs for Hollywood films and her love for ravishing textiles. Among Taft’s clients: Uma Thurman, Adele, and Angelina Jolie. Taft revealed that her spring 2012 collection was inspired by the late, glamorous Elizabeth Taylor.
Among the stylish crowd: Barbara Joiner, Kay Quigley, Charlene Crusoe-Ingram, Susan Tucker, Debbie Neese, Lisa Fuller, Cindy Voyles, Elizabeth Morgan Spiegel, Sally Johnson, Dottie Smith, Joanne Gross, Sally Dorsey, Danielle Berry, Dot Stoller.