The Resort At Pelican Hill Presents Third Annual La Bella Moda Fashion And Prosecco Brunch Series This Autumn

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (September 8, 2015) – The Resort at Pelican Hill® presents its third annual La Bella Moda fashion series, showcasing this season’s best fashion trends in collaboration with luxury designers and personal shopping stylists at Fashion Island®. During the themed weekly events at the Resort’s acclaimed Northern Italian restaurant, Andrea Ristorante, fashion enthusiasts will delight in a three-course prix fixe Prosecco brunch menu created by Chef Marco Criscuolo.

“La Bella Moda brings the finest retail selections from your favorite designers right to your tableside, so you can see the details up close and touch the materials, just as you would when you’re shopping,” said Fashion Island Shopping Center Vice President & General Manager Tanya Thomas. “This year, Neiman Marcus kicks off our series with an exclusive event featuring apparel, accessories and jewelry from its autumn collections.”

Beginning at 11 a.m. on three consecutive Sundays in November, themed weekly La Bella Moda events include:

Coastal Chic
Sunday, November 15 at 11 a.m.
A Neiman Marcus exclusive, showcasing effortlessly elegant signature coastal California looks.

Trendsetter Styles
Sunday, November 22 at 11 a.m.
Fall’s Bohemian-inspired looks with rich tapestry fabrics, bold embroidery, chunky heels and statement-making winter whites, featuring BCBG, Kendra Scott, Nordstrom, Rebecca Taylor and Vince Camuto.

Haute Holiday
Sunday, November 29 at 11 a.m.
A sophisticated blend of metallics, sparkle and shine to turn heads and ring in the new year in high style, with designs by BCBG and Halston Heritage. Additional luxury retailers to be announced.

Tickets are $69* per person per event, including a prix fixe Prosecco brunch and complimentary gift bag. For reservations and more information, please call 855.467.6800 or visit

*Price excludes tax and service charge.

About Pelican Hill®
Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at Pelican Hill® features: 128 two-, three- and four-bedroom villas with magnificent coastal views and an unparalleled array of appointments, immersing guests in the absolute finest of everything; 204 luxuriously appointed bungalow guest rooms and suites with private terraces; a rejuvenating Five-Star spa with a menu of the world’s most celebrated therapies; world-class restaurants, including Andrea serving authentic Northern Italian cuisine; an iconic “Coliseum Pool,” one of the largest circular pools anywhere with tiered decks and luxurious cabanas; and Pelican Hill Golf Club with 36 dramatic holes by Tom Fazio, nearly all with ocean panoramas. A Five-Star, Five-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report; as Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards Top Southern California Resort (2013 & 2012), Top U.S. Resort (2011), Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (2012) and Top-Rated California Resort Spa (2012); in Travel + Leisure’s “Top 100” World’s Best Hotels (2011 Readers’ Poll), and with two courses ranked among Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses (2015).

The Irvine Company Resort Properties® owns and manages the finest resort and leisure destinations in Newport Coast and the City of Irvine. In addition to Pelican Hill, the portfolio includes the Island Hotel Newport Beach, the city’s landmark property; Hotel Irvine, a lifestyle hotel; Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine, featuring a challenging, Tom Fazio-designed public golf course; and California Recreation Company®, which operates the finest marinas in Newport Harbor and Northern California.

About the Irvine Company
The Irvine Company® is an internationally renowned real estate development company known for its award-winning master-planned communities, its vast portfolio of high-quality investment properties and its leadership in conservation and natural resource management.  The growing real estate portfolio encompasses office, apartment, retail and resort holdings located throughout California’s premier markets, including assets in San Diego, Orange and Los Angeles Counties, and holdings in Northern California. As a steward of some of America’s most beautiful and scientifically important open space and parklands, the company has donated more than half of the historic 93,000-acre Irvine Ranch in Orange County — 50,000 acres — to permanently preserve these lands. The U.S. Department of Interior and the State of California have designated these parklands as “Natural Landmarks,” one of the most prestigious land preservation designations. The privately held, diversified company traces its roots to the 1860s with the formation of The Irvine Ranch® from Mexican and Spanish land grants.