Jeans For Refugees SS 2017
Jeans For Refugees is a global initiative facilitating innovation, communication and collaboration to raise funds for refugees worldwide. All the jeans featured in this collection have been donated by celebrities to be painted by Johny Dar. Each piece is being auctioned online at catawiki.com/jeansforrefugees and proceeds will be donated to the International Rescue Committee. These couture pieces feature original Johny Dar prints, with hand painted embellishment. All one-of-a-kind avant-garde pieces presented in the show will also be auctioned for the refugee cause and proceeds donated to the Big Heart Foundation.
Jeans on the NYFW runway for the 2017 SS collection were donated by Alicia Vikander, Anna Wintour, Benicio del Toro, Candice Swanepoel, Chanel Iman, Claudia Schiffer, Daniel Radcliffe, Elle MacPherson, Emma Watson, Eva Longoria, Florence Welch, Guillaume Nery, Harry Styles, Jamie Theakston, Joaquin Phoenix, Karlie Kloss, Karolina Kurkova, Kate Moss, Nicholas Hoult, Ozzy Obourne, Rachel McAdams, Shannon Elizabeth, Sharon Stone, Sofia Coppola, Tom Waits, Tuppence Middleton, Twiggy, Usher and Victoria Beckham.