FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Gourmet cupcakes and handmade wares combine with graphic tees for a perfect mix of sugar and spice at Unblurred along Penn Ave on Friday, June 1 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. Attendees can add a unique flair to their wardrobe with affordable, hand-printed tees by local designers. June’s fundraiser tee for Rabbit Wranglers will be available. A portion of the sales for this bunny tee will benefit rabbitwranglers.org. New 2012 designs will also be available, and all 2011 tees will be $10.
June 1st special guests will include:
- That’s what She Thread – Seamstress Megan Wagner will showcase her handmade wares. Aprons that look like sweet summer dresses, embroidered fabric napkins, baby items and accessories in an impressive array of new and repurposed vintage fabrics will be for sale. www.ThatsWhatSheThread.net/
- Cake Eaters Sweet Shoppe – Back by popular demand, Jess Wagner will bring summer inspired cupcakes and fruit-themed boozy treats for purchase. A delectable vegan choice for egg and dairy-free fans will be available too. www.facebook.com/CakeEatersPgh
- 10% of sales on May 4 will be donated to the non-profit Frack Pittsburgh.
Frack Pittsburgh fights big oil and gas companies by educating the public and holding our officials accountable. Their main focus is on turning seats in the PA state Legislature and educating the public and their officials about why Pennsylvania must have a moratorium on drilling. the-league-of-activists.com/
Along with these special guests, The Cotton Factory and TeeRex Syndicate will provide East End Brewery Beer, and the Franktuary will bring gourmet hot dogs for purchase.
About TeeRex Syndicate:
TeeRex hand prints quality apparel with original designs created by a devoted staff of local designers. The TeeRex items found in the storefront are unique, experimental one-offs that can’t be found in their online store, CottonFactory.com. Based in Pittsburgh, PA TeeRex often partners with local groups such as the Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance, Hello Bully, and more. TeeRex’s studio is located at 5440 Penn Ave.
The Cotton Factory / TeeRex Syndicate
5440 Penn Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
By: Cara Rufenacht