Anna Wintour Creates ‘Runway’ Collection For Obama
Fundraising initiative ‘Runway To Win’ features clothes and accessories by fashion designers and celebrities like Beyonce and Sarah Jessica Parker, with proceeds benefitting the Obama Victory Fund.
Runway to Win is a project that mixes fashion and politics, with top designers showing their support for Obama. Set up by Anna Wintour of Vogue, the fundraising initiative features a collection of clothing and accessories available to buy online, and the proceeds benefit the Obama Victory Fund.
The designers include Marc Jacobs, Tory Burch, Diane von Furstenberg, Vera Wang, Derek Lam, Joseph Altuzarra, and Rachel Roy. Recently, some celebrities also got on board to provide some new pieces for the collection. Beyoncé and her mom Tina designed a series of baby onesies, Sarah Jessica Parker designed a t-shirt that says ‘Viva Obama’, Ricky Martin designed a t-shirt that says ‘Unidos’, Kerry Washington designed a paisley print scarf, and model Chanel Iman designed a backpack.