Fashion show for St Colman’s

Organisers Parents Assocation chair women Charlene Malone (left) and Siobhan McGivern.
Organisers Parents Assocation chair women Charlene Malone (left) and Siobhan McGivern.

A fashion show was held on Sunday 3 April in aid of St Colman’s Primary School and All Saint’s Nursery as well as ‘Emily Fund’ Children’s Cancer Fund.

It was organised by Parents Association Chair Women Charlene Malone and Siobhan McGivern.

Children wear models Ellie May Clarke and Ella Rose Malone

Children wear models Ellie May Clarke and Ella Rose Malone

Models were mothers or family members, teachers, teaching assistants and children from the school.

Children’s wear was supplied by Baby Elegance at Toners in Newry.

Womenswear was supplied by Walk in Wardrobe in Banbridge and Martha Jaynes in Rathfriland.

All photography was by Louise Photography, Newry, who very kindly donated the first prize for the raffle which was a £200 voucher for use in her studio and was won by Leontia McGivern.

Children's wear models Shea and Aoibhinn Pyers modelling Baby Elegance at Toners.

Children's wear models Shea and Aoibhinn Pyers modelling Baby Elegance at Toners.

“There were very kind donations from the community and further afield,” said Siobhan McGivern. “It couldn’t have been a success without them!

“A special thank you to Louise Florists Rathfriland, Blondies Salon, Hilltown for the hair styling, The Look beauty salon Rathfriland, Hillview beauty Annaclone and Ramona Burns for make up.

“Ramona was also compere for the event sharing her wide knowledge of beauty on the day.

“A total of £4000 raised for much needed funding for the school and a big thank you to all involved.”

Winner of �200 voucher for Louise Photography Newry: Leontia McGivern

Winner of �200 voucher for Louise Photography Newry: Leontia McGivern

Sinead Mcparland and Aoife Grant from Blondies hair salon

Sinead Mcparland and Aoife Grant from Blondies hair salon

Left to right Rachel Tracy, Claire Burns, Emma Blakely and Josie McClelland. Models.

Left to right Rachel Tracy, Claire Burns, Emma Blakely and Josie McClelland. Models.

Models Nicole Heaney and Michelle Pyers

Models Nicole Heaney and Michelle Pyers