Wardrobe department

Asheville Community Theatre announces the return of its costume sale. While the sale is not exactly seasonal or even annual — it’s “every now and again,” according to the blogpost — but it’s still eagerly anticipated. Because here, hopeful costume hunters have lucked into “vintage marching band uniforms, graphite Edwardian morning coats, and tiny hats that look exactly like birds’ nests.” And more. Much more.

The Saturday, March 17 event runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 35below. Up for grabs: “Hats – from Easter Parade confections to sensible straw boaters; Dresses – from caftans to evening wear; Specialty – own a piece from Chicago; Other – coats, sleepwear, wedding gowns, and other eclectic pieces.”

And because it’s St. Patrick’s Day, check out our ‘Wearin’ of the Green’ Saint Patty’s Day rack.

Photo by Ewa Skowska.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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