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Misha Mendicino Designs

September 26, 2014 16:54 ET

Misha Mendicino Designs to Showcase Newest Fashion Collection at 2014 Phoenix Fashion Week

Bohemian Chic Resort Wear Designed for a Good Cause

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2014) - Misha Mendicino Designs, the latest in boho chic resort couture with a passion for elephant conservation, is proud to announce that it will be featured at Phoenix Fashion Week, Thursday, October 2, 2014, at the Style Villa outside the Talking Stick Resort. Specializing in easy to wear, comfortably sexy pieces, founder Misha Mendicino designs with the female body and lifestyle in mind and is considered the designer to watch when it comes to looking great and feeling even better. The showcase will highlight this season's collection as well as the new 2015 spring and summer line -- beautiful pieces that are effortlessly stylish and complement the natural beauty of every woman wearing them.

"It is truly an honor to be featured at this year's Phoenix Fashion Show -- it has always been a dream to not only showcase my designs and vision behind the brand, but to spread awareness for a cause I so truly believe in," said Misha Mendicino, founder and designer of Misha Mendicino Designs. "Partnering with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and supporting elephant conservation helps to make everything worthwhile, and I am so excited to share our message with the Phoenix fashion industry."

Misha Mendicino Designs has partnered with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, a non-profit organization located in Kenya, Africa, which embraces all measures that complement the conservation, preservation and protection of wildlife with an emphasis on elephant conservation. These include anti-poaching, safeguarding the natural environment, enhancing community awareness, addressing animal welfare issues, providing veterinary assistance to animals in need, rescuing and hand-rearing elephants and rhino orphans, along with other species that can ultimately enjoy a quality of life in wild terms when grown.

Along with spreading its message, Misha Mendicino Designs is also competing for the coveted title of Designer of the Year. After an extensive and challenging four-month "boot camp" consisting of various scenarios preparing designers for the world of fashion and business, Misha Mendicino Designs proves to be a frontrunner out of the 13 emerging designers from the Phoenix area.

"Each year our team travels to 10 cities in search of the best emerging designers in the nation," said Executive Director of Phoenix Fashion Week, Brian Hill. "When we discovered Misha Mendicino Designs this year, we were very impressed with the high-quality design and long term vision and we are honored to add this brand to our line-up for Phoenix Fashion Week 2014."

Bringing both fashion and philanthropic efforts to Phoenix fashion week, Misha Mendicino Designs perfectly embodies what the everyday woman should be -- classy and confident, with a touch of sexiness to add into the mix. Made of 100% handspun rayon and thoughtfully designed to transport the wearer to a more relaxed and stylish state, the premier resort wear line is the perfect addition to Phoenix Fashion Week and is sure to be the must-have brand of the year.

Misha Mendicino Designs is the premium brand of resort wear for the everyday woman of the world. Combining sophisticated elegance with nature-inspired colors and vibrant prints, these designs enhance femininity and comfort while providing an organically chic style. Misha Mendicino is committed to making a difference in the lives of elephants through her charitable donations to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust that embraces all measures that complement the conservation, preservation and protection of wildlife.

For more information on Misha Mendicino Designs, please visit Follow them on Facebook at, on Twitter @mishamendicino and on Instagram @mishamendicinodesigns. For onsite media coverage or to schedule an interview, contact Driven Public Relations, 951-719-1040 or email

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