Beauty & the Brick—Live AUction

Intimate Summer Dinner for 12
July 28, 2018•5:30 pm


Start the evening at the impeccably curated furniture, lighting, and accessory showroom, Design Lab. Using the Lab's open kitchen, Chef Renee Schuler of eat well will prepare appetizers and a four-course dinner, while discussing each course and the inspiration behind the menu. Kevin Hart of Hart & Cru wine consulting will select and pair delicious wines per course and discuss the stories and particulars behind each label chosen. Design Lab is conveniently located on Elm Street across from Music Hall, so after dessert, cross the street to enjoy Cincinnati Opera's performance of Another Brick in the Wall―the Opera with your guests. This package is good for 12 people.

Value: $5,000

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A Week at Monteverdi Tuscany

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Enjoy a panoramic view of Val d’Orcia when you and your guests spend seven nights in the stunning three-bedroom Villa Amiata at Monteverdi Tuscany. This exquisitely restored villa in the village of Castiglioncello del Trinoro in southern Tuscany, Italy combines comfortable group gathering spaces with three peacefully private sanctuaries spread over three floors with the most luxurious of modern amenities. Whether you choose to explore the many nearby hilltop towns and wineries, indulge in complimentary daily wine tastings at Enoteca wine bar, or pamper yourself in the Spa at Monteverdi, you and your guests are sure to feel the cares of the world melt away in this spectacular oasis of old-world style and simplicity. No restricted dates, subject to availability and travel must be completed by December 30, 2018. This package is good for 3 couples.

Value: $14,700

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Fashion Rocks The World
December 6, 2017•6-8 pm

Photography: Annette Navarro; Set Design: Hot Glue; Hair & Make-up: Phillip Nathaniel Saunders; Models provided by New View Models

Photography: Annette Navarro; Set Design: Hot Glue; Hair & Make-up: Phillip Nathaniel Saunders; Models provided by New View Models

Which came first—the music or the fashion? Musicians have always been the style making partners of great designers, from the earliest days of opera to the rock icons of today. Evolution Fashion Studio Fashion Director Tony Tiemeyer welcomes us to his studio at Carew Tower to immerse ourselves in a specially curated rock-inspired fashion experience paired with delicious wine and appetizers as you are serenaded by Cincinnati Opera artists. Kick off the holiday season in style by attending this fashionable event and posing for a photo with the models.

Your evening doesn’t have to end there—at 8pm, you may opt to venture to Orchids at Palm Court for a spectacular three-course prix fixe menu for an additional $50 per person.

Value: $100 per person
space is very limited! Be ready to bid!

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