March 26, 2017
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The Couture Fashions of EIU strutted down the runway donning black-owned Chicago style strains Friday night time within the Martin Luther King Jr. College Ballroom.
Nevertheless, clothes was not the one showcased on the style present that Friday.
Portray and music have been additionally a part of the present.
Cydne Garrett and Shadezja Garrett emceed the occasion, whereas DJ Gabby offered the musical leisure for the present. Earlier than the intermission there was additionally a rapper and painter who carried out collectively.
The spring Style Friday Present featured Chicago primarily based clothes strains together with Traperella, Wealthy So, Dream Assortment.CO, Woman Killer, Tony D. Banks, Designer Zoh and Slayhouse.
Selecting black-owned clothes strains was a part of Couture Mannequin’s President Andrianna Fullerton’s effort to help blacks and different minorities.
The clothes strains featured many designs starting from informal gown to semi-formal apparel. One clothes line, Dream Assortment.CO had an artists bodily paint a design on a white gown as if it have been a canvas.
The road, Woman Killer, is owned by Japanese Alumni Orlando Thomas.
The ballroom was utterly full, with individuals having to face with a purpose to watch the present. After intermission there was nonetheless a line of individuals desirous to get in.
Many attendees have been family and friends of the fashions as nicely individuals who have been followers of the clothes strains. Those that attended additionally obtained a glass coaster as a celebration favor.
The fashions meet on Tuesdays and Thursday at 1 p.m. within the basement of Andrews Corridor. That’s the place they apply their runway stroll and strategies.
Angelica Cataldo might be reached at 581-2812 or email@example.com.