Pierre-Nicholas Hurstel, CEO of the CurveExpo Corporation, and a leading man in today's fashion industry, helped to unveil Lingerie a Fashion a Night "In," where numerous sectors of lingerie were showcased at the TriBeCa Skyline Studios, with an exclusive fashion presentation.
Stand-out pieces on the runway included Aubade's all-black, delicate bra, and garter with thigh-high stockings, infused with floral print bringing a classic spin to a generally erotic piece. Another unforgettable Aubade piece included red mini-boxers for men. Onlookers were intrigued with Shibue Couture's strapless underwear and "paste on" bra, leaving no visible lines when paired with body suits. Of course, this fashion night would have not been the same without Panache Cleo by Panache's royal blue, and deep pink bustier, with transparent fabric along the silhouette, for women with curves. [As Seen In Slide Show]
Fashion-goers got a taste of woman and men's lingerie, with presentations by Audabe Paris, BetseyJohnson, a Coquette, Curvy Couture, Elle Macpherson, Le Mystere, Leonisa, LEO, Lou Paris, Natori Brands, OnGossamer, Panache, Passionita by Chantelle, Simon Perele, a Rosa Faita by Anita, Stella McCartney, Triumph et Vannina Vesperini, B. Tempt'd by Wacoal, Elomi, Freya, Fantasies, Huit8 by Eveden; these looks provided "everyone [opportunity to] experience the beautiful selection of intimates they have to offer, " said Hurstel.
The night was concluded by a dynamic selection of collections from Ajour, BodyHush, Cake Lingerie, Chris Arlotta, Christine Lingerie, Commando, Empreinte, La Maison Lejaby, Luli, Maison de Papillon, Montelle Oscalito, Pluto on the Moon, Hanes Brands, Rago, Playtex, Maidenform, Lilyette, Hanes Hoisery, Champion, and Barely There.
Outside of Hurstel's debut of a vast lingerie selection with the CurveExpo Corporation, he is an accomplished businessman in branding, sales and management. Hurstel, a Toulouse Business School graduate, initially worked with Eurovet for six years as partner and co- founder of Blue Change, a consulting firm specializing in acquisition strategy and positioning. The client base for this company included a plethora of luxury brands including: Veuve Clicquot, Hennessy, and Chanel.