Fashion Show to Benefit Cleft Lip, Palate Repair

Posted on 11/15/2011 12:46:33 PM

A Fashion Merchandising class is presenting a fashion show December 7, 2011, in the Hadley Union Building Ohio Room to benefit Operation Smile, which provides free cleft lip and cleft palate repair surgery for children in more than sixty countries.

Doors open at 6:00 p.m., and the show will start at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free; however, guests are asked to make a donation to Operation Smile. The show has been organized by students in the class Fashion Merchandising 481 Fashion Promotion.

Following the show, guests are invited to an after party.

“Rugged Arrogance” will feature models in equestrian-style clothing and neutral colors. For the masquerade portion, models will wear vibrant colors, fabrics, and masks.

Students participating in the show include coproducers Rachel Anderson and Kyle Kosinko; stylists Chelsea Boden, Krystalin Bower, Hannah Bowes, and Stephanie Nalbone; merchandise coordinators Jenna Bubna and Kahmaria Royster; model coordinators Tiffany Findling, Acacia Green, and Alexis Scott; and promotion coordinators Brianna Harris and Amanda Pearson. Nalbone is also acting as stage manager.