HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – The Recycling Coalition of West Virginia will host a trend present to assist encourage individuals to recycle. The ReFashion Vogue Present will likely be on the Huntington Mall on Saturday, proper in entrance of Macy’s.
Organizers say they’re excited to have the present in Huntington as this would be the first 12 months the present will likely be proven exterior of Charleston, West Virginia.
What’s the aim of this present?
“The explanation for the present is to encourage individuals to recycle and really educate them about closing the recycling loop and shopping for recycled merchandise. And the style present is only a enjoyable technique to introduce them to recycling,” says Carol Throckmorton, the Atmosphere Sources Specialist for the WV Recycling Coalition.
Beginner fashions and designers throughout the Mountain State will likely be making their very own items from recyclable supplies to showcase.
Is it too late to enroll?
“We used to require preregistration. Nobody ever did. So, it’s register the day of the occasion, present up, and also you generally is a participant,” says Throckmorton.
Registration will start at 11 am, and fashions below 18 should have parental consent.
All ages are welcome to take part. There will likely be two classes: ages 13 and below and ages 14 and older.
Every class winner will get $150 for first place, $100 for second place, and $50 for third place. The themed class winner will obtain a $50 reward card.
The competing themes of the present are The Purchasing Problem, Newspaper Problem, Cosplay Comedian-Con, and Common.