10th Annual Friends of Caroline Hospice Fashion Show will be April 24

 

By Wendy Nislen Pollitzer

Featured in The Island News

April 11, 2013

The 10th Annual Friends of Caroline Hospice Fashion Show is just around the corner. Reservations are highly recommended for the popular event, which will be held April 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Shed in Port Royal. The theme is Emerald Elegance, and committee members assure that this year’s show will impress its audience with stylish décor, New York City-inspired presentation and site transformation by Amazing Rentals.

2013 Friends of Caroline Hospice Fashion Show Committee from left: Cheryl Comes, Amy Pinckney (Co-Chair), Janet Thompson (Co-Chair) and Penny Williams. Not Pictured: Laura Trask

2013 Friends of Caroline Hospice Fashion Show Committee from left: Cheryl Comes, Amy Pinckney (Co-Chair), Janet Thompson (Co-Chair) and Penny Williams. Not Pictured: Laura Trask

Emerald Elegance committee members include Penny Williams, Cheryl Comes, Amy Pinckney, Laura Trask and Committee Chair, Janet Thompson.

“The Fashion Show has grown exponentially since we started a decade ago. It has become the favorite event of the year for girlfriends to get together and view all of the latest trends,” says Thompson.

This year, the fashion show will feature a luncheon catered by Debbi Covington who will also be signing copies of her book, Celebrate Everything! Proceeds will be donated to Friends of Caroline Hospice. Deanna Bowdish will announce the fashions and call the live auction. Entertainment will be provided by Music To Go, and the featured designer will be Caroline Baker.

Local retailers participating in the Fashion Show are Bay Street Outfitters, Beaufort Clothing Company, Grayco, Higher Ground, Lulu’s Boutique, LuLu Burgess, Nuances, Red Door Thrift Shop, Rossignol’s, What’s in Store, Sugar Belle’s and Sweetgrass Apparel.

Tickets are $55 per person. Tables of 10 are $500 per table. Again, limited seating is available, so reservations are recommended. In addition to the Fashion Show and luncheon, event planners have organized a silent auction to raise money for the non-profit, and wine will be available for purchase.

For more information and to reserve your tables, please call 843-525-6257 or email Wendy Pollitzer at wendy@friendsofcarolinehospice.com.

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