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High Fashion Meets High Standards

52 Young Women from seven different high schools came together for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to walk the runway in a fashion show put on by professional stylists, makeup artists, hair stylists, and 25 local vendors to celebrate “fashionable modesty”.

Walking a 40 foot runway to the pulsating beat of music, with spotlights shining, flashbulbs popping and audience members cheering is an experience not many people will ever have. These 16-18 year old young women from the Santa Margarita Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints did just that last Saturday at the MY STYLE Fashion Show.

Months of preparation and overwhelming support from vendors and the surrounding communities made it possible for these girls to demonstrate their beliefs about the sacred nature of their bodies and their desire to be ‘in’ the world but not of it.

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