Looking for something to do this Saturday? You’re in luck! Grab your friends and head to the second annual KingWest Block Party hosted by Brad J. Lamb Realty at their King West HQ. Along with food, drinks and entertainment, this year’s party will be in support of the launch of the Sully Wong x ONEXONE limited edition HOPE sneaker. 50% of proceeds from each shoe sold will go towards raising funds for the ONEXONE Paediatric Wing in Hospital Mirabalis in Haiti. See below for everything you need to know about Saturday’s event.
WHEN: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. WHERE: Brad J. Lamb Realty Inc., 778 King St. W., Toronto, ON M5V 1N6 WHAT: The King West community is invited to enjoy an all-white, luxurious indoor and outdoor street-front lounge with entertainment by DJ Lissa Monet, along with food and beverage offerings from an array of sponsors: ABSOLUT Elyx Vodka, smartwater, ps by prettysweet, Rose City Kitchen Food Truck and Acai Dreamzz Food Truck. WHO: Notable participants of the collaboration and event who will be in attendance include: Brad J. Lamb, Catriona Lamb; Sully Wong Designers George Sully & Henry Wong; ONEXONE representatives; photographer Christopher Wadsworth, hair and makeup artist Justine Verneracion, and the King West local community. THE SHOE: The limited edition Sully Wong x ONEXONE HOPE Sneaker features ONEXONE’s iconic red and black signature colours, combined with Sully Wong’s clean, low-cut silhouette style. The shoe also incorporates a quality natural duck canvas exterior with a red, hand-stitched capsule base. Added details include eight ONEXONE inspired custom-lace eyelets; an outer heel and toe thread; and is complete with a removable commemorative ONEXONE footpad. The sneaker is unisex, and there are only 360 pairs available in a full size range – women’s 6-9 and men’s 9-13 – for $150 plus HST. ABOUT ONEXONE FOUNDATION: ONEXONE was founded with the philosophy that every single life is precious and that as individuals we can make a profound difference in the lives of other human beings, one by one. ONEXONE is a not-for-profit organization committed improving the lives of children in Canada, the USA, Haiti, Africa, and around the world with programs dedicated to the five fundamental pillars: water, health, education, play and nutrition. www.onexone.org.