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PHOTOS: Fall Fashion, Film & Fun at the Glen

A fundraiser for the Glenview Giving Foundation brought out 84 models for a unique runway show featuring items from local boutiques.

The Glenview Giving Foundation and Northbrook's  presented a fall fashion show Monday entitled Fashion, Film, and Fun at the Glen 10 Regal Movie theatre in Glenview's .  

The Chicago-based production company Benjamin Cottrell Designs along with Darlene Burnham, an Andreas Hogue stylist and Paul Mitchell educator, arranged the event on behalf of the Foundation.

The Glenview Giving Foundation has done , but this is its first fashion show. The foundation's founder,  and "idea man" for the event. He asked Darlene Burnham of Andreas Hogue Salon for help while cleaning her teeth.

All the food, labor and space was donated for the event and all proceeds are going to charity. About 24 stylists were brought in to do hair and make-up for the models. 

“Each and every month we do at least one event to support a local charity,” said Andreas Hogue, owner of Andreas Hogue Salon. “We love giving back to the community and especially love touching people through fashion and beauty.” 

With 84 models involved in the event, ages ranging from 6 to 60, Andreas Hogue Salon hand-picked some of its very own clients who are making a difference in the community.

“We have Tanja Hamm, a local mother of four who recently beat breast cancer and inspires others everyday with her winning attitude,” said Ashley Hogue, co-owner of Andreas Hogue Salon. “Another one of our models is Dolly Cipolla who recently opened .”

“We love working with strong women who are really making an impact in our community and changing it for the better,” she added. 

The event featured fall fashion from Northbrook's  and Glenview boutiques such as , , ,  and .  

Area restaurants donated food for the dinner portion of the evening. Supporters included: , , ,, , ,  , , , , , , ,  and .

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Hlavacek Florist of Glenview August 28, 2012 at 07:42 PM
What a fantastic evening! Hlavacek Florist of glenview donated all the floral arrangments and bridal bouquets! We even raffled all 30 arrangments and donated the money to Glenview giving foundation!
Joanna Schneider August 28, 2012 at 07:44 PM
@Maria, I bet the flowers were beautiful! Have any photos of the arrangements?
Joanna Schneider August 28, 2012 at 07:52 PM
Should have known those stunning bridal arrangements in the photos were from Hlavacek. Love your creative eye and beautiful flowers, Maria!

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