Jennifer Butler to show spring fashions in Fairfield Library benefit
A Fairfield fashion designer will showcase her spring clothing collection in a March 5 benefit for the Fairfield Public Library.
Jennifer Butler will present her latest designs for women, men and girls in the 8 p.m. show at the Kershner Art Galley of the main library, corner of Old Post and Post roads.
The fashion show marks the sixth year the local designer has shown her clothing as a benefit for the library.
Among the models will be several from the library staff.
The evening will begin with refreshments and hors d'oeuvres prepared by the Falcon's Nest, the restaurant and catering class at Fairfield Ludlowe High School.
In addition, Jennifer Lilya, a New York fashion illustrator will be on hand to sign copies of her new book, "Fashion Illustration Art: How to Draw Fun and Fabulous Figures, Trends and Styles." Lilya grew up in Fairfield and worked at the Fairfield Public Library while she was in high school and college, according to a library news release. She attended the Fashion Institute of Technology and majored in fashion illustration.
Tickets for the show cost $50 in advance and may be purchased by calling 203-256-5768 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are also being sold at both branches of the library. Tickets will be for sale at the door for $60.
For more information, call 203-256-3160 or visit www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org.