LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy Award® nominated actor, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, husband, Justin Mikita, and their non-profit advocacy organization, Tie The Knot, have announced their fourth collection of bow ties. Personally designed by Ferguson and Mikita, the brand new bow ties will be available at the store and online. All proceeds from the sale of the bow ties will be donated to charities promoting marriage equality on behalf of the LGBT community. Each tie retails at $25.00, is handmade and self-tie. Ferguson and Mikita are also thrilled to announce this collection's Pro-Athlete All-Star guest designers: former NFL player Scott Fujita, NFL player Chris Kluwe and Phoenix Mercury WBNA player Brittney Griner. Each of this collection's guest designers have had impressive athletic careers and been longstanding supporters of marriage equality. tietheknot.org
To celebrate the new collection and one full year of advocating for equality, Tie The Knot, The Tie Bar and Beverly Center are teaming up this holiday season to extend a unique opportunity allowing consumers to shop for a cause by opening a Pop-Up from November 18 - January 10. The exclusive shop will feature every previously sold-out design from the collection's inception, including all of the past bow ties designed by guest designers such as Isaac Mizrahi, George Takei and more, as well as selections of other fashion forward men's accessories furnished by Tie The Knot's retail partner, TheTieBar.com.
The shop will be located at Beverly Center (Level 7 - Luxury Wing), 8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048. All proceeds from the sales of the fashion accessories and bow ties go to the fight for marriage equality. beverlycenter.com
"A cornerstone for the premier fashion center's holiday program this year, Tie The Knot punctuates Beverly Center's evolving outreach to the LGBTQ community. The pop-up store stays true to the center's fashion forward profile and features a diverse collection of bow ties from the founding team and celebrity commissioned designers," says Susan Vance, Beverly Center marketing and sponsorship director.
Tie The Knot co-founder Jesse Tyler Ferguson boasts, "Just in time for the holidays, Tie The Knot is excited to make its world premiere into the space of brick-and-mortar. We have been so pleased by the outpouring of support and are excited to bring a bold and fashionforward gift, which supports a right as fundamental as marriage equality, to the center of Los Angeles' fashion industry."
Anand Shah, CEO of The Tie Bar, says, "We are thrilled to extend our partnership with the Tie The Knot organization; we have done great things together in the past and this year's launch at Beverly Center is no exception."
SOURCE Beverly Center