Forty Five Ten’s Opening Party with Iris Apfel, Dita Von Teese & More
The Grand Opening
Tequila Casa Dragones was proud to join Forty Five Ten in celebrating the grand opening of their new flagship store in Downtown Dallas. The event was hosted by Brian Bolke, President and Co-Founder of Forty Five Ten and themed around Forty Five Ten’s newest book, The Eccentrics; a collection of extraordinary iconic characters, several of whom were in attendance for the grand opening.
During the event there was an exclusive Tequila Casa Dragones bar serving Casa Dragones Joven, as well as a themed ‘Eccetricrita’ cocktail crafted with Casa Dragones Blanco. An array of hors d’oeuvres was also served on each individual floor.
The live music created an upbeat vibe and all four floors of the 37,000 square-foot store were opened for a preview of world-class designer collections ranging from men and women’s couture, to home goods, beauty, accessories and more.
Alongside Dallas’ most prestigious influencers and celebrities, guests also included Dita Von Teese, legendary fashion icon, Iris Apfel, Michelin Star chef, Thomas Keller of Per Se and French Laundry, model Brooklyn Decker and luxury fashion designer David Lam also joined Forty Five Ten in celebrating the opening and toasted with Casa Dragones Joven in honor of the brand’s new and exciting expansion.
The After Party
Atelier Swarovski hosted the After Eccentrics bash, which carried the celebrations right into the night. The guests were treated to a special performance from Dita Von Teese in The Terrace, the luxury 5-star location at The Joule Hotel across the street.
The Eccentrics is a one-of-a-kind collection of extraordinary characters, collaborated into a coffee table style book with the help of legendary journalist Hal Rubenstein. The book features celebrated personalities such as ‘The Dandy of New York’, Patrick McDonald, Vogue contributing fashion editor, Lynn Yaeger, beauty entrepreneur Edward Bess and famed fashion influencer and entrepreneur, Iris Apfel.