The Veterans Guest House in Reno, Nevada hosted a fashion show on October 4 at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. The luncheon and fashion show was aimed at honoring the women who have served or are currently enlisted in the nation’s armed forces.
Details Of The Event
The fashion show took place on October 4 at the Veterans Guest House in Reno, Nevada and featured women from various branches of the United States armed forces. The event is part of the 6th Annual Boots Meet Fashion, Fashion Meets Fun. This year’s event was hosted by Arianna Bennett from KTVN 2 News and Tabnie Dozier from KOLO 8 News Now.
The show featured women of all ages, shapes, and sizes; the only requirement was current or prior military service. The models came from a wide background, representing several different branches of the United States armed forces. The models wore everything from sportswear to evening wear, and even featuring some fashion-based nods to their current or prior military service. The show even featured several dress uniforms in both modern khaki and historical blues. Additional designers for the show included Joan Marie, Labels, Scheels, Way to Go Travel, and J.Jill.
Tickets went for $50, and the show was open to the general public. Table sponsorships were available at $650 for a table of ten.
In addition to the fashion show, the event featured a silent auction and raffle. Prizes include “products to pamper and entertain,” according to KOLO 8 News. Additionally, showgoers were able to visit local vendors at booths, selling jewelry, clothing, candles, and other handmade goods. The show was sponsored by the Nevada Department of Veterans Services, Plumas Bank, and AARP Nevada.