Calling stallholders for Hurstvilles Vintage Fashion Fair
Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting expressions of interest from potential stall holders and food vendors as part of the Vintage Fashion Fair to be held at Hurstville Museum & Gallery on Saturday, 14 May 2016.
Mayor Badalati said the Vintage Fashion Fair was set to be a fun day out for fashion lovers of all ages.
âThe fair will focus on vintage fashion in the 1950s and 60s and will feature vintage clothing and accessory stalls, music, fashion parades and food stalls,â he said.
âStallholders and artists are invited to show and sell their goods or works on the day.
âIt is a fantastic opportunity for lovers of vintage fashion to meet as they explore the many interesting stalls.â
The event forms part of the public program schedule for the Museum & Galleryâs current exhibition Emporium: Inside Alburyâs Most Famous Department Store .
Mayor Badalati said the AlburyCity travelling exhibition explores the historical rise of the department store, image-based advertising and ready-to-wear clothing in the 20 th century.
âThe exhibition features one of Alburyâs first and longest running department stores, Abikhairâs Emporium, which operated for almost 70 years,â he said.
âItems on display include 1950s in-store fashion posters, along with womenâs fashion accessories, foundation garments, menswear and haberdashery.â
The Vintage Fashion Fair will take place from 10.00am to 2.00pm at Hurstville Museum & Gallery, 14 MacMahon Street, Hurstville.
For more information on becoming a stall holder or food vendor, contact Hurstville Museum & Gallery on 9330 6444 or visit www.hurstville.nsw.gov.au/lmg .
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9330 6008 or 0433 051 388