Our "Swing us to New York" Prohibition Party was a huge success! We were able to raise a lot of the funds needed and had a blast doing it! We only have $1000 left to raise to meet our goal! If you weren't able to make it to our party, you can still contribute to the campaign by donating here or through our website at monstruosite.com/bigappleorbust
We have already raised a lot through private donations and we only need to raise $2,500 more through gofundme! Thank you all for your donations, kind words and supporting us and this journey. I would not be where I am today without the help and support of the fashion community.
Hey everyone! We appreciate all of the shares our campaign has been getting lately. Getting the word out is important to us especially because we are representing the Tampa Bay fashion community at Nolcha NYFW this year! If you can, please donate. Even a dollar makes a huge difference! Thank you again for the love and support! -Dolly
SO EXCITED! Our "Big Apple or Bust" Campaign is LIVE at 9am!
HEY GUYS! For those of you who don't know me, I'm Dolly Donshey and I am the designer and creative director behind the millinery brand Monstruosite. Just recently, I got the AMAZING news that my brand has been accepted into Nolcha Fashion Week. Nolcha is the award winning showcase for emerging designer brands and runs concurrent to Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
I started this insane journey when I was 19 years old and I can't believe that only 4 short years later, I am on the road to NYFW! I have worked tirelessly for years to achieve what I had always thought was an unattainable goal, but here I am! I can't take all the credit though. I would not be where I am without the unwavering help from my unstoppable team and all of you who have stood by me and supported me since the very beginning.
Now, as you can imagine, NYFW costs a pretty penny and although we have already received some support, we want to include the most important investors of all, YOU
, our fans, friends and family. I don't want to just beg for money, I want to include you in every way I can on my special day!
By selecting a donation level and "perk," you can choose how you want to invest in your experience with us. We have options ranging everywhere from your name on our official runway card given to Nolcha VIP and Press, all the way to one lucky person who will get two coveted VIP tickets to Nolcha New York Fashion Week and the airfare to get your there.
What I hope EVERYONE
will do, is at least purchase tickets to our celebration 1920's prohibition kick-off party which takes place on June 14th at The Social in Ybor. You can purchase these tickets through our website: www.monstruosite.com/bigappleorbust
Again I thank you all so much for taking this journey with me! I honestly would not be here today without all of your love and support. I can't wait to bring Tampa Bay to the big apple!