Smart Bets: Color Me Goodwill Fashion Show

Budget-conscious shoppers frequently turn to Goodwill Industries for clothing deals. For the annual Color Me Goodwill Fashion Show competition, six local designers follow that example and turn their items into runway-ready garments. In the latest iteration, Jennifer Hock (pink), Leanna Echeverri (blue), Tami Lu Barry (purple), Charles Josef (black), Caleb Owolabi (orange) and Jon Pierce (red) have selected a color scheme for their collections. Each designer will dress six models, five of whom they recruited. The sixth models have been chosen by Goodwill and will represent the retail stores. The first-place winner will receive $500, and second place goes home with $200. Their creations will walk The Orange Peel stage on Friday, April 27, at 7 p.m. $15. Photo courtesy of Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina

About Edwin Arnaudin
Edwin Arnaudin is a staff writer for Mountain Xpress. He also reviews films for and is a member of the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA) and North Carolina Film Critics Association (NCFCA). Follow me @EdwinArnaudin

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