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RetroFittings: UC Students Make First-Rate Fashions from Second-Hand Materials


To benefit local charity St. Vincent de Paul, 50 UC fashion students took on the challenge of creating cool couture, with each student using $10 worth of goods from local thrift stores in order to complete a "thrift to thrill" ensemble. The results will be on display during a fashion show at 8:30 p.m., Oct. 10, at Music Hall.

Date: 9/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
By: M.B. Reilly
Phone: (513) 556-1824

UC ingot   To benefit St. Vincent de Paul in its service mission, 50 fashion students from the University of Cincinnati's top-ranked College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning, took on the challenge of creating cool couture, with each student using $10 worth of goods from local thrift stores in order to complete a "thrift to thrill" ensemble.


The results will be on display during a fashion show to start at 8:30 p.m., Oct. 10, 2013, at Music Hall.

Find out more about the event, including ticket information.