Amber Lounge charity fashion show during 2012 Monaco Grand Prix weekend will see F1 drivers Bruno Senna, Romain Grosjean and Daniel Ricciardio take centre stage

Issa London will showcase a collection at Amber Lounge Fashion hosted at Le Meridien Beach Plaza’s on 25th May from 6.30pm during the Monaco Grand Prix weekend. A highlight of this year’s F1 social calendar, the charity event sees Mekhong step in as sponsor.

This year, new F1 drivers Bruno Senna, Romain Grosjean and Daniel Ricciardio would take centre stage alongside other F1 colleagues to model Philipp Plein’s outfits, who designs for those who opt for extraordinary things in life!

Amber Lounge, the selected Grand Prix After Party host follows F1 at every destination that goes to race. The inaugural 2011 Indian Grand Prix saw Amber Lounge shake things up in New Delhi. While F1 has often been criticized for being opulent, the series of races each year sees its fan following increase year after year. It comes as no surprise that the Amber Lounge VIP nightlife experience which follows the Grand Prix series around the world stands to be one of those grand events no one would miss if given a choice.

Press Release: Issa London to showcase at amber lounge’s charity fashion show

The Duchess of Cambridge, Madonna, Kylie Minogue and Jennifer Lopez are just a number of celebrity fans who have embraced the elegant designs of Issa London and now the internationally renowned label is showcasing its collection at Amber Lounge Fashion – the annual charity catwalk event held over the Monaco Grand Prix weekend.

Hosted at Le Meridien Beach Plaza’s stunning poolside on Friday 25th May from 6.30pm Amber Lounge Fashion is once again giving its support to the Special Olympics when it famously unites the worlds of fashion and motorsport on one catwalk to raise funds for its Official Charity.

Considered one of the highlights on the F1 social calendar, this star studded charity event, sponsored by Mekhong, certainly has a line up to entertain, dazzle and surprise its VIP guests. Last year saw Royalty and stars of film, fashion, sport and music attend the show including H.S.H Prince Albert II and H.S.H Princess Charlene of Monaco, Kim Kardashian, Sir Philip and Tina Green, Jason Statham, Michael Johnson, Boris Becker and Matthew Williamson.

A dazzling combination of feminine elegance, boudoir beauty and masculine rock ‘n’ roll will take over the catwalk this year. Headlining designer Issa London will present a selection of acclaimed 24/7 dresses, where glamour and elegance reign and the motto ‘Issa for all!’ rings true for every fan of this Brazilian designer, Daniella Helayel.

New stars of Formula One Bruno Senna, Romain Grosjean and Daniel Ricciardio will take to the catwalk alongside their F1 colleagues who will model outfits by eternal Rock n Roll spirit, Philipp Plein.  This handsome German designer differentiates his collections producing creations for people who intuitively choose the extraordinary things in life!

Closing the show Nichole de Carle London launches her debut luxury capsule swim range created to compliment the brands luxurious lingerie pieces. So named, Serpentine in recognition of the 2012 London Olympics will transform the Nichole de Carle London woman elevating her from boudoir beauty to beach babe.

Entertainment includes a live performance by British sensation Labrinth who will sing his recent smash hit single, “Last Time” currently in the UK and European charts. His previous single Earthquake rocketed straight into the UK’s charts at No. 1 and with collaborations with Tinie Tempah already under his belth, this producer, writer and singer is heading for global stardom.

And the Surprise…. well if we gave that away it wouldn’t be a surprise now would it?!

Dedicated to raising funds for notable charities and for the second year running Amber Lounge Fashion has given its support to the Special Olympics. H.S.H. Prince Albert II and H.S.H Princess Charlene of Monaco have taken this movement to their hearts, along with Global Ambassadors including Colin Farrell. Special Olympics is dedicated to giving athletes with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to celebrate and be celebrated for their accomplishments.

To date the Amber Lounge Fashion’s charity auction has raised over 3 million Euros.  This year will be no exception.  Wonderfully generous guests will be bidding for one off lots such as an unique Andy Warhol photograph taken by celebrity photographer Karen Bystedt, Amber Lounge Fashion looks set to beat previous records for this excellent cause.

Those lucky enough to secure post show tables at the in-house restaurant, Amber Lounge Dining will savour the exquisite cuisine and fine wines served alfresco.

Once the sun goes down, guests move through to Amber Lounge where partying will continue until dawn.

Amber Lounge, the exclusive Grand Prix After Party that follows the F1 around the World, signed Mekhong as its Official Title Partner and Chang as the Official Beer for its up and coming party and charity fashion

show in Monaco during the iconic Monaco F1 Grand Prix.  Both are brands of ThaiBev PLC, one of South East Asia’s biggest alcohol beverage companies. Alongside these two great brands is GIZE, who has signed as the Official Water Partner to offer Amber Lounge guests the chance to experience something ‘more than water’ with its gold filtered mineral water.