London’s magnificence group is coming collectively to help Ukraine with an epic fundraising occasion. Taking place this Sunday (May 1), EAST4UKR will host all of your favorite creatives, together with Janina Zais, Keisuke Watari and Anh Hoang, who will likely be donating their merchandise and skills to the trigger – assume reside tutorials, magnificence therapies, performances, DJ units, and stalls promoting clothes and accessories from the most well liked younger designers.
The occasion is being organised by make-up artist and Dazed 100-er Lynski, who was impressed by the work activist Edgar Dubrovskiy is doing by managing volunteer teams in Ukraine. “I realised that I had to do something and it is more than possible,” says Lynski, who has household within the nation. “I have so many friends in the industry, they are amazingly talented people with the biggest hearts and I thought together we can definitely make a change. There just needed to be a catalyst and I knew it had to be me.”
All the cash from the proceeds will likely be donated, with 50 per cent going to the organisation Monstrov Odessa and 50 per cent going to Dubrovskiy’s efforts devoted to delivering on-the-ground provides to individuals in want, akin to single moms and aged residents.
The schedule for the occasion is jam-packed. Get your hair achieved on the dream pop-up salon the place your stylists are Zais, Watari, Benjamin David and FKA twigs favorite Louis Souvestre. Dominic Cadogan will likely be internet hosting a workshop on Euphoria-esque make-up, and John Foley, who created two customized fragrances for the occasion, will train everybody the appropriate technique to scent fragrance. Martin Kelly is giving tattoos whereas Hoang is providing her superb nail artwork skills.
Designers Dilara Findikoglu, Paloma Wool, Poster Girl, Miista and extra have donated some superb items for the stalls, and prints will likely be obtainable from photographers together with Harley Weir, John Yuyi, Steph Wilson, Maisie Cousins and Felicity Ingram. In the night there will likely be drinks and music with a efficiency from Jockstrap and DJ units.
Aiming to lift consciousness in addition to cash, Lynski says it has been stunning to see all of the artistic group come collectively for the occasion. “The reason why we have these amazing artists on board is that they all want to help and everyone is ready to donate their skills and time to make it work,” she says. “We have access to media that can help spread the word. If we can help at least one person in Ukraine I consider the goal to be reached.”
EAST4UKR is happening from 12pm – 10pm at The Rubicon, 67 Vyner St, Cambridge Heath, London, E2 9DQ. Find out extra data right here.