Experience the evolution of a Marchesa collection and watch dresses transform from rough sketches to reality with Suzanne Rogers Presents Marchesa: Red Carpet to Runway, premiering Friday, Sept. 9 at 9pm ET/PT on Citytv, as the world-renowned label comes to Toronto for its first runway show in five years.
Combining fashion and philanthropy, Rogers has showcased some of the biggest names in the fashion industry, raising $925,000 for children’s charities this year alone. An encore presentation of the special will air on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 8pm ET/PT on Citytv.
In this original production hosted by Breakfast Television’s Dina Pugliese, Suzanne Rogers Presents Marchesa offers viewers a behind-the-scenes look into what happens at New York’s most coveted design house. With unprecedented access, Citytv follows the Marchesa fashion team over three months and across three cities – New York, Los Angeles and Toronto – as they create their fall 2011 collection. From unknown design students to mega design stars, Marchesa’s designer Georgina Chapman and co-founder Keren Craig have managed to create an imprint in both Hollywood and high fashion never before seen from a label so young.
Suzanne Rogers Presents Marchesa features exclusive sit-down interviews from the heavy-hitters of the fashion world, including Vogue’s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, Elle Magazine’s Joe Zee and celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe, and from celebrities Halle Berry, Eva Longoria, Olivia Wilde and more.