The fashion show is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013 at Equinox Village. The address is 49 Maple Street; Manchester Center, VT 05255. Everyone interested in fashion is invited to attend. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Plus, free-will donations will be accepted for the Project Against Violent Encounters, Bennington County’s domestic violence support organization.

Banana Republic, Bass, Brooks Brothers, Clark’s Bostonian, Coldwater Creek, Gap, Olympia Sports, Orvis, The Mountain Goat, and the Vermont Country Store are all participating in Equinox Village’s Second-Annual Summer Fashion Preview at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013. And they aren’t the only ones participating: Professional Fashion Consultant Kathryn Mademann  will produce the show. Make-up Artist Stacy Hunter will be on hand to make the local models look their best. And The Manchester and the Mountains Chamber of Commerce’s Berta Maginniss will commentate.

“This is a wonderful event to support PAVE and celebrate summer with the latest fashion collections from our local retailers.  Come join us, it will be a fun afternoon,” Mademann, the fashion show’s producer, said.

“The staff, volunteers and board members of PAVE – Project Against Violence Encounters – are thrilled to be participating in the 2013 Summer Fashion Preview at Equinox Village, and to be selected as the beneficiary of charitable donations,” said Terrell Poeton, a member of the PAVE board.