“Let’s Kick Breast Cancer to the Curb Together”
For Immediate Release Contact Design Director Skip Pas
San Francisco based West Coast Leather celebrated its 12th year in business since former North Beach Leather General Manager Skip Pas founded West Coast Leather in June 2003. Part of our Fall Winter Anniversary Collection Marketing surrounds “Giving Back is Always in Fashion” and West Coast Leather has been one of the featured Designers for past 12 years for the Marin Breast Cancers annual black tie event fund raiser at the Marin Civic Center. The “Charity Stepping Out for Life” centers around Cancer Survivors Fight for Life and the enjoyment they feel when they are the Models Walking Down the Runway showing their Strength. West Coast Leather General Manager Joe Crane and the Staff fit the selected group every year for this amazing fundraiser. The models visit our boutique with stylists and dressers who help find the right look for each model. During the fashion show West Coast Leather normally recieves the biggest reaction from the crowd and supporters. West Coast Leather supports many charities and fundraisers with making special jackets for events that can be auctioned off to raise addtioanl funds. Celebrities have participated with West Coast Leather with fund raising including Sammy Hagar Alice Cooper Cher Kyle Busch Jenny McCarthy Playboy Victoria Fuller Gavin Newsom Sports Stars to name a few with involvement from their foundations and local charities.
Every year we have a lot to be thankful for and this season West Coast Leather has a contestant on the Lifetimes Network Project Runway Season 14. Fashion Director Skip Pas and Designer Candice Cuoco ( #DresstoConquer is her tagline ) meet in 2014 at a Tech Fashion meeting and instantly clicked and sponsors and produced her first collection. Since then her brand House of Ccuoco is showing her Design Magic with editorials in British Vogue Marie Claire and runways shows in London’s Fashion Week. We have her latest collection in our boutique and do special orders for our client base. House of Ccuoco will be showing at Paris Fashion Week with ZipZone Paris #PFW #SS16
Skip and his two sisters lost his Mother to Cancer when he was 15 while living in Chicago Illinois. We have supported this organization for over 20 years with North Beach Leather providing the leather fashions for many years before West Coast Leather opened its doors in 2003. This year we will be showing House of Ccuoco in addition to the widest selection of fashionable leather clothing for this years Fashion Show.
The event is Black Tie Saturday September 26th check their Facebook Fan Page for more information on attending the worthy cause www.tocelebratelife.org. https://www.facebook.com/tocelebratelife