Trash to Treasure Fashion Show
Show off your inner fashionista, encourage recycling and raise money for local charities at this fun community event. HFLC’s Gracefully Chic Boutique is hosting a fashion show on Saturday, April 18 at 11 a.m. at Abounding Love Christian Fellowship, the church located in Faith plaza (Home of Shop N’ Save and CVS). Get a great overview of the event here.
We're looking for contestants who love fashion and are passionate about a local charity! Here's everything you need to know to consider participating:
Schedule of Events
Sat., April 11 - Fri., April 17 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Gracefully Chic Boutique/Peace of Home, located
next to The Silver Spoon Cafe, Faith Plaza
Sat., April 18 at 11 a.m.
Abounding Love Christian Fellowship, located
next to CVS in Faith Plaza
Bring a bottle of liquid dish soap for entry to watch the show.
This benefits Helping Harvest, our food assistance program.
9 - 10 a.m. Contestants arrive and dress
10 -10:30 a.m. Dress rehearsal
11 a.m. Fashion Show begins
11:45 a.m. Reception and voting for Best Dressed
12:15 p.m. Best Dressed winner crowned and event concludes
Limited to 20 contestants.
Advance registration is required to participate. You can register through 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 15.
Contestants may enlist the help of one friend to create his/her wardrobe.
Wardrobe selection must occur during business hours Sat., April 11 - Friday, April 17. There is no time limit to select your wardrobe.
Limit of 10 articles of clothing and 5 accessories or props can be utilized.
You may leave your selected garments with Gracefully Chic Boutique staff or take it with you for alterations or reconstruction.
You may use your own shoes and one accessory or prop from outside the store. Shoes do not count toward your total number of props.
You must provide us with the name of your favorite charity upon registering.
No more than two contestants can represent the same charity.
Contestants will be asked to present a brief description of the charity they are supporting during the fashion show.
Celebrity Judges vote on the following categories:
- Most original
- Most complex construction
- Best walk
- Best charity presentation
Attendees will vote for “Best Dressed” by donating a $1 to their favorite contestant(s) during the reception.
This is a family-friendly event hosted at a church. Please keep modesty in mind.
If you have questions please call (518) 756-9091 or send an email to HopeFullLifeCenter@gmail.com.
Register as a contestant
Fill out this form and submit it to register for the Trash to Treasure Fashion Show. We'll contact you with further details.