Thursday, February 16, 2012

Cape Rehearsal (The Hooded Cape Show at Bows + Arrows)

The Bows In the Hood: Come to the Bows Collective First Ever Fashion Show in the New Location.
Have I mentioned that I'm going to be IN a fashion show? Yeah, my 30 seconds of fame are going to be used up strutting my stuff tomorrow night at the Hooded Cape Show at Bows + Arrows. A handful of local designers/artists were asked to create custom hooded capes for this premier fashion show at the new Bows location, and our local fave, Lindsay Rickman was one of them. She did me the great honor (and opportunity to make a fool of myself in public!) of asking me to model one of her capes for the show. So that's what I'll be doing. 
The photos you see here are ones I snapped during our rehearsal. And look around, would ya? I was stunned by the all the gorgeousness going on, beautiful women, beautiful capes and one handsome man. He's Lindsay's other model, and no stranger to snazzy dressing. The whole group seemed unnaturally attractive, and all were super friendly + creative sorts. It was thoroughly enjoyable prancing about with them, rehearsing my fierce pony-walk for my big fashion moment. 


 I'm a bit nervous. My walk isn't exactly model material. I'm crossing my fingers that my shoes don't slip and I can make it down the catwalk in one piece. Whatever happens, it should be fun. Or funny. And really, all eyes are going to be on the amazing capes.

Art Collage courtesy of Bows Collective
The Hooded Cape Show is Friday, February 17th at 9 pm (sharp!) Trish says get there early if you want a good seat. The kitchen will be open so you'll have a chance to nosh on some tasty food and drink while you people watch. And see me in a cape. Prancing.

Fashion is my passion. Oh, and capes.
Bows + Arrows
1815 19th Street
Sacramento, CA
(916) 822-5668

You can read more about the artists + the event at the Bows Collective blog by clicking HERE.

15 comments:

Girlie Blogger said...

How fun. You are going to so rock the runway.

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Kitty said...

I'll take that cute boy off your hands, no prob :)

But seriously, good luck, just give them the Citizen attitude and you'll be fine.xx.

Melanie said...

Sounds like lots of fun! And if you freak out, you can just pull up your hood. Capes are cool.

sacramento said...

You will be brilliant. I am so looking forward to meeting you all in the flesh, ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
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Mik said...

Funzies!! I spy some really pretty capes!!

xx

Misfits Vintage said...

How simply fabulous! I do love a hooded cape and you will rock the house, I'm sure, Bella! Sarah xxx

Consider Me Lovely said...

What a cute fashion show/event idea! I am sure you will be fabulous!

Vix said...

You and that rather tasty young man make a fine couple!!!
What fun, those capes are wonderful and such a brilliant idea for an event, too. I wish I could be there. xxx

Kimberlee Van Der Wall said...

Omg! 1) what a fabulous idea for a show and 2) you are going to be amazing!

Elliott and Tia Raquel Ita said...

ah, I so wished I had gotten off my duff and acted on your suggestions. You'll shine my lil sunray !

Aminta Paiz said...

Those capes are so beautiful !! I want oneeeee

La Dama said...

You will have eating out your hands amor.
I love me some cape biatchs.
besos

fdiary said...

I love the zebra print one, but when you add a hood to it, I just get nervous! LOL! Pretty creative design though!

Lakota [Faith Hope and Charity Shopping] said...

How cool - has Karl Lagerfeld called yet? How did it go? Bet you had an amazing time!

Beryl said...

You are so brave!!

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