August 8, 2012
The Festival Runway Show returns from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Festival of Arts grounds, 650 Laguna Canyon Road. The fourth annual show features fashions that come from 80% of recycled, reused or reclaimed materials. Three judges, including a celebrity, will select the winner and the fashion show attendees will be able to cast their vote for People's Choice Award, according to news a release. Judges are Los Angeles County Museum of Art's curator of costumes and textiles, Kaye Spilker, and Jeannie Mai, host of Style Channels fashion makeover show "How Do I Look?"
April 1, 2005
BARBARA DIAMOND "Only In Laguna" would the police chief flash his manly chest to raise funds for worthy causes. The Laguna Board of Realtors and Affiliates sixth annual "Only in Laguna" Life's a Beach fashion show raised more than $30,000 for charity. Proceeds will benefit Ocean Laguna, created to preserve and protect our beaches; Sally's Fund, which helps seniors to live independent lives; and No Square Theatre, which offers theatrical opportunities for local amateur performers of all ages.
June 8, 2007
The rivalry at this year's Hurley Walk the Walk high school fashion show competition took a more intense turn, with new schools entering the fray. Laguna Beach High School's slip-and-slide show finale was met with raucous cheers, but it wasn't enough to take top honors from first-timer San Clemente High School. The school won $20,000 for its art and music departments. Held Tuesday night at Hurley's headquarters in Costa Mesa, the second Walk the Walk attracted about 1,500 teens, who came to see their schools compete.
February 1, 2008
Realtors seek raffle items for fashion show The Laguna Board of Realtors is holding its ninth annual Laguna?s Only Fashion Show, ?Successorize,? on March 13 at Tivoli Too. Sponsors are being sought to provide raffle items for the event. Businesses wishing to donate items must notify the board by Feb. 15. The fashion show will feature local luminaries modeling new clothing and accessories. Instead of a luncheon, this year?s event will take place from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. with lavish appetizers.
November 19, 2004
Suzie Harrison The Laguna Art Museum turned into an art fun zone with activities galore Saturday to celebrate art education and the opening of the museum's Learning Lab. "It was really, really fun," development director Ann Camp said. "We geared this particular family day to a teen audience with the fashion show, henna tattoos, photo booth and projects that age group might enjoy." Camp said about 300 people attended the lab, which offered art experiences throughout the museum.
February 17, 2006
The Laguna Beach Presbyterian Church Preschool will hold a fundraiser from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Sunday, March 19 at the Surf and Sand Resort. Auction items, raffle prizes and a fashion show are planned -- and a grand prize giveaway of a week-long stay at a Hawaiian North Shore home. The fundraiser is looking for alumni to participate in the fashion show. Information: Lisa Cameron (949) 494-4713. College of Art and Design opens doors The Laguna College of Art and Design is inviting prospective students to attend an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb 25. Participants will be given an opportunity to have their portfolios reviewed and meet with admissions staff and faculty.
September 6, 2012
Sawdust Art Festival does fashion The Sawdust Art Festival hosted its first fashion show last week, according to a news release. Sawdust participants and clothing and textiles designers Olivia Batchelder, Leila Ehdaie, Michelle Holt, Helen McNamara, Michelle Lance and Sue Winner presented their designs on the runway at the Greek stage. Next year, the festival plans to have a larger fashion show on the Main Entertainment Deck, the release said. Separately, the Festival announced new board members.
May 16, 2003
Suzie Harrison If a model fashion show featuring muscular men in bathing suits sounds good, you're in luck. It's time for the second annual "Hunks in Trunks" fashion show and it's all in the name of charity. Laguna Shanti will benefit from the event co-chaired by its Executive Director Bob Barnes and Woody's Public Relations Director Alford Harrison. "Hunks in Trunks is going to be great," Harrison said. "There's a group of six businesses underwriting the event, which means 100% of the money through ticket sales and the silent and live auction will go directly to Laguna Shanti."
August 19, 2005
Suzie Harrison It was lights, cameras and action as the cast of MTV's "Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County" rallied at their Fight the Slide benefit for the Bluebird Canyon landslide victims last Thursday night at Seven Degrees. The event was taped for a future broadcast of the reality drama. Three hundred eighty-eight people attended the sold-out event, which raised more than $23,000, according to Mayor Elizabeth Pearson-Schneider. MTV's cameras, crew and executives were everywhere, as they followed the cast filming for an upcoming episode of the show.