Culture & Cocktails floral fashion show highlights 100 years of style – MassLive.com

SPRINGFIELD -- Fashions carrying the whole lot from flapper clothes to bell bottoms and mini skirts and fight boots will symbolize fashion via the a long time throughout this 12 months's Culture & Cocktails occasion on the Springfield Museums on April 6.

The fashion show will kick off the fifth annual Festival of Flowers which spans 4-days and options practically 50 floral designs deciphering items discovered all through the museums.

"This 12 months we'll be highlighting the centennial of the Springfield Garden Club," stated Larissa Murray, the director of Museum Schooling and organizer of the pageant.

Over the years fashion themes have included the whole lot from Steampunk to a masquerade ball.

"The backyard membership's anniversary is the inspiration for the floral and classic fashion show through the Culture & Cocktails occasion," Murray stated.

Native florists in addition to backyard membership members will create customized items for the fashions, who're all volunteer group members. Fashions will then stroll via the museums chatting with friends who can have a look at the floral designs in motion.

"We actually need friends to have a chance to work together with the fashions and see the gorgeous designs up shut," Murray stated.

All through the museums there will likely be dwell music and even ballet dancers performing among the many floral items.

The fashion show will likely be held from 5-eight p.m. Tickets, which may be bought on-line at www.springfieldmuseums.org, are $15 for non-members and $5 for museum members. The occasion will embody leisure, hors d'oeuvres and chef-attended stations. There will likely be a money bar.

The occasion is for friends ages 21 and up and reservations are strongly instructed.

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