Both are from
"Each (event) is separate and different in its own way," said
More than 40 individually decorated bras are featured in the second annual Pink October BRAvo celebration, at Ettl Hall, raising funds for the Geweke Caring for
"We had some incredible participation this year" Kathy said about the donated garments. Decorated bras include one from
The event's first year with about 30 decorated bras raised about
Five bras will be modeled "over clothing," Sedler said, and are part of the event's live auction. The remaining decorated bars are in the silent auction.
"Every bra is for sale," she said.
The fundraiser also includes music, wine and appetizers. This year's goal is to raise
The Geweke Caring for
Also, the free reception for "The Unmentionable Exhibit" opens an exhibit at the museum featuring feminine underwear from 1850 to 1950, donated to the museum by local families over the years.
Items include corsets, bustles and petticoats, reminders of the massive and heavy underpinnings of yesteryear's fashions.
"When we did the Victorian exhibit last fall, we didn't have room for underthings," said
"The Unmentionable Exhibit" continues through
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