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Spring Fashion Show
By Bea Ravery
A whiff of spring permeated our ballroom as we watched the gala fashion show staged by Coldwater Creek of Legacy Place. This presentation was coordinated by Debbie Sherman and Bernice Saxe. It was one in a series of events dedicated to raising funds for scholarships. Each year these scholarships are awarded to further the education of deserving employees of Orchard Cove.
The show, accompanied on the piano by Anne Silverman, was introduced by Katia Fearebay. It featured as models OC residents of all sizes and shapes. Coldwater Creek was pleased to include a model in a wheelchair. It was a clear demonstration of the ways in which their fashions can enhance the appearance of a variety of women. Escorting the models were nattily dressed gentlemen, each carrying out his responsibilities with great finesse.
The show itself was a treat for the eyes: vivid yellows and oranges, styles suited to any taste, accessories of baubles, bangles and beads. It was exciting to be introduced to new looks, new textures, shorter sleeves and longer jackets. What a wonderful opportunity to recharge our spring wardrobes with new colors and glamorous accessories.
A delectable dinner menu beginning with Prosecco cocktails and ending with a chocolate trifle was provided by Culinary Director John Ralston.
The success of the event in raising almost $4,000 for scholarships was due to the cooperation and
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