Models Announced For Spotlight Style Show
Durant Main Street will hold their Tenth Annual Spotlight on Special Occasions Style Show presented by Lifespan Counseling on Saturday, February 7, 2009. This event will feature local businesses that provide services and merchandise of interest to those planning special events.
The event will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s Visual and Performing Arts Center. Vendor booths will be open for viewing and visiting throughout the fair. Displays, handouts, and sample books will be available. Vendor demonstrations will occur throughout the day. Caterers will be highlighting their specialties in a food section.
At noon, 1:00, and 2:00, style shows of casual, prom, and bridal fashions will be held. Common fashion mistakes will be corrected on the runway. Information will be available on how to look your best every day or at your own very special event.
Models from several local schools attended a modeling clinic hosted by Durant Main Street last weekend. After tryouts, many have been asked to model for the Style Show. Vendors in the style show will include J.J. Mundi, Bliss Boutique, Curtis Jewelry, Margie Peppers, Avon, and A-1 Wedding & Party Rentals.
Models featured include the following results: J.J. Mundi chose Megan McKinney, Shayla Brewer, Kirsten Ashby, Blaklyn Lively (all of Durant), and Mika Knight (Silo).
Curtis Jewelry selected Kacie VanZandt (Durant) and Molly Rucker (Colbert).
Brenda DuVall, Avon Representative, opted for Ashley Teal (Bennington).
Margie Peppers chose Epiphany Ross (Sherman), Jamie Anderson (Bennington), Lynsi Bourne(Silo), Heather Childs, Eric Rogers, Ethan Schuth, Marissa Gabriel (all of Durant), and Chelsea Miller (Colbert).
Bliss Boutique selected Sarah Kellam (Durant), Ginavee Mowles, Bailee Weger (both of Colbert), Lauren Childers, and Ashley Harris (both of Durant).
Tickets are $8.00 in advance and $10.00 at the door. Advance tickets can be obtained from the Durant Main Street office at 110 N. Second. Credit card orders will be accepted through Friday afternoon. They will entitle the attendee to a special publication, chances on door prizes, to visit with the vendors, to sample foods, to any discounts that may be given by the businesses, and to view the latest fashions. Additional food and soft drinks will be available for purchase.
Southeastern’s Visual and Performing Arts Center is just off First and University. Everyone is encouraged to come and stay for the entire event. Door prizes donated by participating businesses will be given every ½ hour, and the winner must be present. A trip, jewelry, gift certificates and more will be given away. Tickets will be available at the door as room allows. Call 580-924-1550 or visit www.durantmainstreet.org for more information.