Actor Tim Reid holds second annual Spring Fashion Showcase –

As a result of actor and producer Tim Reid ("Simon & Simon," "Frank's Place") can be a vogue geek, he places on a vogue present to lift funds for his nonprofit media institute.

He'll carry his expanded second Spring Fashion Showcase to a a lot bigger area on Decatur Road on Richmond's South Facet on Sunday, April 2.

The occasion, that includes greater than 20 fashions and 10 designers, is hosted by worldwide mannequin and clothier Salome.

Reid, whose ardour for vogue was fueled by "rising up round individuals who have been dapper and dressed effectively" and later formed by the characters he performed on tv, stated his showcase will resemble the shape and magnificence of a vogue present in New York Metropolis's SoHo neighborhood.

"Final yr's occasion was profitable, however this yr it is going to be twice the dimensions, and it is going to be fairly a colourful present," Reid stated in a telephone interview.

Proceeds will profit the Legacy Media Institute based by Reid and his spouse, actress Daphne Maxwell-Reid, 10 years in the past. The nonprofit group is devoted to bringing collectively professionals within the movie and tv trade and newcomers pursuing a profession within the leisure media. Final yr's showcase netted $5,000 for the institute, Reid stated.

The showcase begins at 7 p.m. at 2804 Decatur St., Constructing 29. Admission is $20.

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