Kicking off Tax-Free Holiday with Back to School Fashion Shows
Two exciting runway shows featuring graduates from The Lisa Maile Fashion Camp in Grand Court will take place on Saturday, August 8th at 1:00 and 3:00pm showcasing fashions for children ages 6-17.
Guests are encouraged to bring donated school supply items for A Gift For Teaching.
ORLANDO, FL – Kicking off the tax-free holiday, The Mall at Millenia will be hosting two complimentary fashion shows, featuring the latest in Back to School Fashion with models from The Lisa Maile Fashion Camp held at The Mall at Millenia.
Guests will be in for a treat as local celebrity and dynamic radio personality, Estee Martin of POWER 95.3 will host both shows. The runway shows will be full of the high-energy Estee is known for and showcase the professionalism The Maile School is notorious for within the industry.
The fashions showcased are readily available in stores throughout The Mall at Millenia. These must-have looks will be provided by 10 featured stores, showcasing a range of affordable looks that capture the latest trends. From sporty and chic to classic and bold, these fashionable selections will provide inspiration for new looks for the coming school year. Participating stores include: Billabong, Bloomingdale’s, Buckle, GAP, Gymboree, Janie & Jack, Lilly Pulitzer, Macy’s, Sanrio and Vans.
This year there is even more time to rack up the savings. The Florida Senate passed a bill which includes an extension of the back to school holiday from three days to 10. The Tax Holiday will be in effect from 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 7th through midnight on Sunday, August 16th, 2015. Tax-free items include: clothing, footwear, wallets, and bags that cost $100 or less, school supplies that cost $15 or less, and the first $750 of the cost of personal computers and related accessories.
In support of A Gift For Teaching, The Mall at Millenia is currently collecting new or gently used items in good condition for donation. All donations can be brought to The Mall at Millenia’s Concierge Desk. You can also bring your donated school supplies to one of the Back to School Fashion Shows. Items of high demand include: #2 Pencils, colored pencils, crayons, backpacks, erasers and calculators to name a few. For a full list of items please visit our website: http://www.mallatmillenia.com/events/back-to-school-fashion-event
The community donation will be made following the Fashion Shows.
Sales Tax Holiday shopping hours at The Mall at Millenia are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. For more information, call (407) 363-3555 or visit the Mall’s web site at MallatMillenia.com.