The Fashion Institute of New Orleans (FINO) will host a fashion show and after party at Ray's Over the River (World Trade Center, 2 Canal St., 31st Floor) from 6:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 19. FINO students are responsible for every aspect of the show, from design and production to makeup and modeling. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Call 244-0090 for more information.
Local women's shoe store Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; www.feetfirststores.com) now has a second location at 526 Royal St. (569-0005) in the spot formerly occupied by Europa Fine Art gallery. The French Quarter store opens at 10 a.m. seven days a week. Plans for a grand opening event are in the works.
On Thursday, June 19, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Canine Culture (8110 Hampson St., 373-5141; www.canineculturenola.com) will host a party and fundraiser to benefit the Sula Foundation (www.sulafoundation.blogspot.com), an organization dedicated to fostering responsible pit bull ownership through low-cost veterinary clinics, education and advocacy. Get a 10 percent discount on all purchases during the event. There will be food, drinks music and a raffle featuring restaurant gift certificates, autographed books, Zephyrs tickets, fine art and more.
Send information about trunk shows, new product lines, sales and in-store events to Kara Nelson at email@example.com, call 483-3107, or fax 483-3116. Information should be received 10 days prior to publication.