Duran Duran Lending Support to Fashion Cares

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Tommy Lee, Duran Duran, Shania Twain, 50 Cent and Ashlee Simpson are just a few of the names lending support to Fashion Cares

Celebrity/designer jackets and one-of-a-kind experiences up for auction on eBay.ca

TORONTO, May 9 /CNW/ - A denim jacket, inspired by rock star Tommy Lee and fashioned by Canadian designer Rebecca Szymczak, is just one of a number of celebrity-signed, specialty Levi's(R) denim jackets being auctioned off at EBay Canada Duran Duran Jacket (as of May 12) in support of this year's Fashion Cares 2005 M-A-C VIVA GLAM Bollywood Cowboy. The auctions will also feature one-of-a-kind Fashion Cares experiences such as front row tickets to the show, early access to the Fashion Cares boutique and an opportunity to go backstage at this year's show to name a few. The 10-day auction begins on Thursday, May 12, 2005, and runs through June 6th, 2005, with new jackets and packages being added every week. All proceeds will go to support the AIDS Committee of Toronto.

The first lot of several celebrity/designer jackets available for auction comes from an eclectic mix of singers - from Tommy Lee, Shania Twain and 50 Cent to Duran Duran and Ashlee Simpson - and are fashioned by some of Canada's
leading designers:

- The Duran Duran jacket (unisex size medium) is covered in signatures from each member of the band. Designer Farley Chatto then emblazoned the band's logo, in Swarovski crystals, on the left hand side collar, and "Duran Duran by Farley Chatto" on the sleeve