The evening will showcase signature collections of six regional designers and will include roughly 55 male and female models on the runway. Targeted proceeds from this years show will go to the ongoing restoration work of Historic Universal Preservation Hall, a year-round arts and community events venue located at 25 Washington St. in Saratoga Springs.
2014 PARTICIPATING DESIGNERS
Kim Vanyo of Khymanyo Studios (Saratoga, New York)
`e ko logic (Troy, New York)
Jane Wilson Marquis (Valley Plains, New York)
Behida Millinery (Hudson, New York)
Kristina Collins Clothing (Saratoga, New York)
Gamakache Black by Margaret Persaud (Queens, New York)
BUY IT OFF THE RUNWAY
A new edition to this years show format will be the ability to 'buy it off the runway' in a retail sales area that will be available both after the show on Saturday for show attendees and on Sunday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the general public. This years show will be a partnership between Proctors Theater of Schenectady NY, Universal Preservation Hall and Electric City Couture and is designed to highlight the strengths of the regional creative economy.
The Honorary Chair for the event is Julie Bonacio. Electric City Couture is a 2440 Design Studio production.
This years show is made possible in part to the generous donations of this years main show sponsors: Sonny and Julie Bonacio, Lifestyles of Saratoga, Keeler Mercedes and Skinny Girl Vodka.
Event ticket sales STARTING APRIL 1ST through the Proctors Theatre Box Office in advance of the event. General Admission Price: $15