Recap – Winter Wonderland 2013

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Thursday November 7th,  marked the 2nd annual Winter Wonderland event. An awe-inspiring and unforgettable evening filled with cocktails, local fashion and a festive tree auction, in support of St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation.  GEMINI Models would love to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended the event, the sponsors, photographers, retailers, Hacienda Sarria and St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation.

Model: Jeff M  Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography  Retailer: Channer's Men's Apparel
Model: Jeff M
Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography
Retailer: Channer’s Men’s Apparel
Hair: Oiseau Salon

The Fashion Show Sponsors:  Each archway in the Hacienda Sarria  interior courtyard featured a different Local Fashion Retailer and Hair Salon creating a live art exhibit.  Huge thank you to all of the sponsors this year: Capri Salon & Spa, Channer’s Men’s Apparel, Crème Couture, David Findlay, Evolutions Concepts in Hair & Spa, Fine Feathers, Flo Hair Lounge, Gina’s Salon & Spa, INSIGHT Eye Care, Jewelry Secrets, La Creme, La Femme Privee Lingerie Boutique, Oiseau Salon, SASS Wardrobe Essentials, Shangri-La Studio & Spa, The New Dundee Emporium

The Venue: A unique and remarkable European Style Venue, the Hacienda Sarria was the perfect location for this event.  It’s warm and elegant atmosphere offered an oasis from our busy everyday lives. (Be sure to check out their website here: Hacienda Sarria Website)

Tree Auction: Thank you to everyone who donated and participated in the silent tree

Photographer: Laurie Cadman
Photographer: Laurie Cadman

auction. GEMINI Models even got a tree for the Agency! (Check out the photo to the right)

St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation: Chances are if you have lived in Kitchener- Waterloo for most of your life you have either been to St. Mary’s Hospital or know someone close to you who has.  We were thrilled that the proceeds were going to such an amazing organization.  This year the proceeds will contribute to the purchase of a new CT Scanner, allowing for shorten wait times, reduced radiation exposure (for both patients and staff) and provide faster and higher resolution images.

Video & Photography: Thank you to videographer Andrew Price from Amotion Films for capturing the night, as well as  all of the photographers who attended the event! A few photos have been posted but keep an eye out for the rest! Check out the Winter Wonderland Facebook Page for all photos & videos of the event.

Tell us your opinion of the Event! If you have any comments or feedback we welcome your opinions. Please contact audrey@geminimodels.com

Be sure to watch Winter Wonderland Facebook Page for more photos & videos and the amount raised at the event.   Until then – check out some of these photos from Chelsey Boll Photography.  (Clicking on the images below will bring you to the model’s profile)

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Model: Zeljana P
Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography
Retailer: Crème Couture
Hair & Make Up: Capri Salon & Spa
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Model: Vanessa B
Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography
Retailer: Crème Couture
Hair & Make Up: Capri Salon & Spa
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Model: Darren R
Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography
Retailer: Channer’s Men’s Apparel
Hair: Oiseau Salon
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Model: Elizabeth H
Photographer: Chelsey Boll Photography
Retailer: INSIGHT Eye Care
Hair & Make Up: Oiseau Salon

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