Media Advisory for Thursday, September 7, 2017: Snoopy + Couture = The Most Fetching High-Fashion Event Ever: “Snoopy & Belle In Fashion,” Opening at Brookfield Place New York

New-for-New-York Designs by Oscar de la Renta and Monse Plus Tiny Alexander and Eliza Hamilton Costumes by Tony Award Winner Paul Tazewell Are Among the Custom Outfits Created by the World’s Foremost Style Visionaries

Ashley Biden, daughter of former Vice President Joe Biden and founder of the popular Livelihood brand, personally designed these custom mini-couture outfits for the Snoopy & Belle In Fashion international traveling exhibit, debuting at Brookfield Place New York this week. (Photo: Business Wire)

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What
Jeannie Schulz, widow of Charles M. Schulz, invites you on a private tour of the irresistible Snoopy & Belle In Fashioninternational traveling exhibition, debuting at Brookfield Place New York on Thursday, September 7.

As New York Fashion Week swirls into town this week, members of the public can enjoy—for free—their own high-fashion show: a unique (and fetching) collection of 12” vinyl Snoopy and Belle dolls bedecked in custom couture outfits by the world’s biggest designers. These include ensembles created especially for New York by Oscar de la Renta, Monse and Hamilton Tony Award winner Paul Tazewell (who made miniature versions of his Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler Hamilton costumes for Snoopy and Belle).

The fashion spectacular also features one-of-a-kind designs from: Anna Sui, Ashley Biden x Livelihood, Barbara Tfank, Betsey Johnson, Bibhu Mohapatra, Calvin Klein Collection, Children of our Town, Christian Siriano, Colleen Atwood, Costello Tagliapietra, Cristiano Burani, Diane Von Furstenberg, DKNY by Donna Karan, Dries Van Noten, DSquared2, Edwin Oudshoorn, Emanuel Ungaro, Hanna Anderson, Isaac Mizrahi, Isabel Marant, J. Mendel, Jenna Dewan Tatum x Danskin, Kaviar Gauche, Kenneth Cole, Le Mont St Michel, Le Snob, Levi’s, Lisa Perry, MAC Cosmetics, Macario Jimenez, Marta Larsson, Ocean Pacific, Opening Ceremony, Philip Treacy, Rachel Zoe, Rodarte, Royal Asscher x Pluma, Stetson, Swarovski, tokidoki, Tracy Reese, Trussardi, Venera Arapu, VPL by Victoria Bartlett, William Rast, and Zac Posen.

Who
In addition to Jeannie Schulz, collaborating designers confirmed to attend the evening event listed below include Paul Tazewell, Costello Tagliapietra, Bibhu Mohapatra, Marta Larsson, Barbara Tfank, Edwin Oudshoorn, Ashley Biden. List in progress.

Schulz and Melissa Menta, producer of the exhibit and SVP at Peanuts Worldwide, can offer behind-the-scenes stories for each design, including:

  • Diane Von Furstenberg creating the world’s smallest version of her signature wrap dress for Belle.
  • Colleen Atwood paying homage to two of the films for which she won Oscars, transforming Snoopy into the Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland and Belle into a Geisha girl from Memoirs of a Geisha.
  • Betsey Johnson going wild with miniature embellishments, including pink hair, reminiscent of the designer’s own 80s punk rocker days.

When

 
Press Day: Thursday, September 7, 2017, 8:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Event:

Thursday, September 7, 2017, 5:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Public Viewing: Friday, September 8 – Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00a.m. – 10:00p.m. daily

Where
Winter Garden @ Brookfield Place
230 Vesey St. New York, NY 10281

To Schedule an Appointment
Melissa Menta, mmenta@peanuts.com; 212-293-8506
Alison Hill, alison@currentpr.com; 714-287-2015

Contacts

Peanuts Worldwide
Melissa Menta, 212-293-8506
mmenta@peanuts.com
or
Alison Hill, 714-287-2015
alison@currentpr.com

Release Summary

Jeannie Schulz, widow of Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz, offers press a tour of the Snoopy & Belle In Fashion exhibit at Brookfield Place New York.

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Peanuts Worldwide
Melissa Menta, 212-293-8506
mmenta@peanuts.com
or
Alison Hill, 714-287-2015
alison@currentpr.com