Long Island Rail Road Commuters Get Special Preview of Fashion Week 2011

Every year New York City is taken over by the fashionistas of the world. As a preview to Fashion Week NYC, the Long Island Rail Road will roll out the red carpet at Penn Station on Wednesday, February 9, from 4 to 7 PM. Recording Artist Cyre' will host the preview with Elene Cassis, Marcia Sherrill, Sally Hansen, and Stella Zotis from Project Runway showing off collections, accessory secrets, and other fashion tools.

NYC Fashion Week PhotoAs a preview to Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek 2011, the Long Island Rail Road will feature the work of several top designers in its 34th Street Corridor.

Throughout the event, designers from some of the industry's leading labels will have tables and will make presentations in front of a special backdrop. Long Island Rail Road rush-hour commuters can be the first to see what Couture and Ready-to-Wear collections are being presented to key retailers this season!

Cyre' is best known for her Billboard International chart topping song "Last Chance" and was listed in Billboard, DMR magazine and Cashbox, a top recording artist. Her songs have been heard in films distributed by Twentieth Century Fox, Paramount and Orion Pictures. Cyre', also a film maker, is currently in the final editing stage of "Amazing Grace" (a documentary highlighting the day and life of four subway performers in NYC), and also has a civil rights historical documentary in the works. She will debut a brand new song written for this event, "Sweet Inspiration," and will perform "Fantasy/Last Chance" at 5:30 PM.

There are always exciting things to do and see in New York City, and the LIRR is the best way to get to there. Take the train to Fashion Week!

These designers will present their collections:

Elene Cassis | 4:15 PM
A favorite of young celebrities, Long Islander Elene Cassis features classic and timeless designs that embody the essence of modern elegance, inspire self-confidence and celebrate the graceful curves of the female form.

Stella Zotis | 5 PM
With a signature material of leather, Stella Zotis designs and builds custom rock regalia for Rock Royalty, pirates, superheros, and whoever is tough enough to wear it!

Marcia Sherrill | 5:45 PM
An internationally acclaimed fashion designer, Marcia Sherrill's accessories have been sold world-wide in high-end department and specialty stores, including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus and in London's Harvey Nichols and Japan's Takashimaya.

Sally Hansen | 6:15 PM
Sally Hansen is seriously upping its style credentials! Dress up your nails just like Katy Perry and Lady Gaga with Sally Hansen Salon Effects, nail appliques made from real nail polish. Inspired by fashion, this product allows women to literally treat their manicure as an accessory!