August 4, 1991 |
In full battle dress and with muskets at the ready, Civil War re-enactors gathered last weekend at the Colonial Plantation at Ridley Creek State Park for a weekend of twice-a-day battles, a parade and a fashion show. Participants came from as far as New York and Virginia.
March 26, 1992 |
For the 80th anniversary of Girl Scouting, fourth through sixth graders donned uniforms worn during the decades for a fashion show at the Jefferson House in Norristown Saturday. Above, Susan Zeager helps Stepanie Pistilli. At right, Katie Monaghan wears a 1928 uniform, Becky Wall wears one from 1940 and Corinne Picard wears 1918's outfit.
October 29, 2010 |
Valet parking - for bicycles. A fashion show - cycling couture. A cocktail party, a Halloween bash, a yoga clinic, author readings - bikes, bikes, bikes, bikes. The official tag: Philadelphia Bike Exposition. The location: The 23d Street Armory. The concept: A two-day "celebration of everything bicycle," organized by Philly bike artisans Bilenky Cycle Works in cahoots with the advocacy group Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia. "The idea is to have something for everyone," says Stephen Bilenky, the Olney-based craftsman (ornate lugs?