Tamara Mellon designs bag for charity

September 28th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS  

London, Sep 28 (IANS) Tamara Mellon, founder of Jimmy Choo, has created a limited edition bag to raise funds for a campaign aimed at preventing sex trafficking of young people.

Mellon has created the limited edition STOP bag, which will be sold through the Body Shop store. Profits from the sale of the bag will go to the Stop Sex Trafficking of Children and Young People (SST) campaign and ECPAT international.

“I am thrilled to have worked with The Body Shop to design The STOP bag and raise awareness of the Stop Sex Trafficking of Children and Young People campaign,” femalefirst.co.uk quoted the 44-year-old as saying.

“I feel very strongly about prohibiting sex trafficking and knowing that the profits will help to end this modern day slavery and safeguard children makes the project even more worthwhile,” she added.

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