Vuitton, Choo, Klein in attendance at Kelowna’s first Luxe Fashion Market

The first Luxe Fashion Market was held at Laurel Packinghouse on Feb. 26, 2023. (Brittany Webster/Capital News)

Vuitton, Choo, Klein in attendance at Kelowna’s first Luxe Fashion Market

The event was hosted by the Great Closet Cleanout

The first Luxe Fashion Show was a success.

Held at Kelowna’s Laurel Packinghouse, the Great Closet Cleanout turned high-end for a more boutique style market.

With more than 20 vendors, shoppers could look at and buy new and gently used clothing and accessories from luxury brands like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, and Jimmy Choo.

The show was hosted Sunday (Feb. 26) from 12 to 4 p.m.

Shoppers had the option of purchasing a VIP ticket online ahead of the event to get early access to the deals from 11 a.m. to noon, before the market opened to everyone for $5 a

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Local markets offer variety of goods | Local News

Area farmer’s markets, shopping events and festivals offer something for everyone, and some vendors combine the sale of their home-grown products with classes or other specialties.

For instance, Baugh’s Market, a popular marketer located near Rusk, hosts events several times a year. Previously, the market owned by Ruthy Baugh and her husband, Jackson Baugh, offered a monthly shopping event, but the couple has decided to change its format to events throughout the year.

Although the farm/market participates in Jacksonville REKO Ring, their products, such as roasted coffees, olives, oils and vinegars, finishing salts and fresh herbs, will also be available at their forthcoming events. They also offer a variety of classes, taught away from the farm and sometimes on-site.

On Aug. 13, Baugh will teach a class at Postmaster’s Coffee, titled, “Ferment Like You Mean It,” focusing on the fermentation and creation of kimchi, sauerkraut, sour dough, water kefir and

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