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2017 St. Louis Awards Gala
September 16, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - September 17, 2017 @ 4:00 am EDT
Mechee 007, Meko Ebony & JD Balmain
Invite you to
The 2017 St. Louis Awards Gala
“Shade’s Ethereal Garden”
Doors Open @ 10pm
Red Carpet @11pm
$25 before 1am/$30 after
Tables: $100 in advance / $150 After September 1st!!!!
Commentary by the Legendary Kevin Jz!
Red Carpet Correspondence by
Ka’Juan D Hill for #LetsTalkAboutIt Media
& Gabriel Garmon for Delux Magazine
I’M GOING TO THE GALA!!! (Best Dressed) $750 co-sponsored by G. Garmon for Deluxe Magazine
This category needs no explanation. Only the true fashion rulers need apply. Deliver us fashion WORTHY of the Met Gala res carpet and set it on fire!
FAERIE WHISPERS (New Vogue) Under One Year
Faeries are known to be one of the gardens most whimsical creatures that possess a lil bit of mischief. Bring the look of this legendary figure and let’s see if you have the potential to be the new pussy.
THE OLD NEW SHADY YOU (New Runway)
Sent by those who wish to destroy the garden, you came dressed in all black with a bag of tricks to slay your opponent in the shadiest way possible.
THE STORY OF THE BUTTERFLY & THE BEE (Soft & Cunt vs. Dramatics) $250
Bring that soft & cunt vogue in a creative butterfly effect. Let the dramatic divas bring us the effects of the bee. Wings are NOT a must. Just make sure your look locks your performance visual.
ADAM’S DESIRE (Butch Queen Sex Siren)
Holding back your true desire has never beem good for anyone. Adam has finally come to terms with his lust flr those who look like…..him. Create a look inspired by Adam and mark on your body the most attractive part you see on another man!
EVE’S FIRE (Fem Queen Sex Siren)
Since Adam’s revelation, Eve has found herself filled with rage and anger. Her seduction to waste all new men is all that completes her. Create the look of Wicked Eve!
PEACE, LOVE AND SHADEGREASE (Female Figure Realness) $100
To all around, you represent the light. You shine bright and inspire others….until now. Dressed in Coachella fashion with flower headdress to match, each of you will have a note in your hand of the person in this category you DON’T SEE! If the girl on the note is there, that’s your battle. All good girls, go bad. (FQ vs. Drags) 2 Trophies
AGENT ID: L3G3-ND: REBOOT (Legendary Performance) $500
The breaching continues. Lines are blurred. Girlfriends are now enemies. Shade levels have reached a catastrophic rate with one shady mission request. ALL Legends will choose who THEY want to vanquish. You MUST destroy EVERY one of your peers in all white for all mankind. Destroy the Legends, save the world.
THE LIGHT (Butch Face) $100
Masculinity has always been admired within the garden. Coupled with handsome attributes creates the perfect creature to represent light within the shady garden. Create a look inspired by your favorite flower. We will let your interpretation be yours and bring it right or your carta is ours!
THE ETHEREAL ONE (Female Figure Face) $500 sponsored by Anonymous
Soft, feminine beauty that seems unreal and otherearthly. Show the world how your glamour and beauty can transcend across galaxies while wearing a complimentary fashionable garment. (Women vs. FQ vs. BQD vs. Big Girls) 4 Trophies, 1 Cash Prize
So Sour, So Sweet (Realness with a Twist)
First he’s sour, then he’s…EATING IT! Come down first red carpet ready, then prance down the runway just as sweet as you can be in an effect inspired by your favorite candy.
THE BLACK FAIRY (Female Figure Performance) $250
She comes to bring havoc upon the land. Her heart is cold and fierce. She corrupts anyone that stands in her way. This time, it’s you. Create a black fairy effect that will put fear in all that stand before you. (FQ vs. Drags) 2 Trophies, 1 Cash Prize
SON’S OF SHADE (Butch Queen Realness) $100
You were born in the fire of shade. Your attitude is untouchable. You’re the essence of Unfuckwitable. Display your unbothered persona while wearing 2017 Pantone’s Color of the Year. (Thug vs. Prettyboy vs. Executive vs. Schoolboy) 4 Trophies, 1 Cash Prize
The Avant Gar-den Premiere (Open To All Runway) $1000
The world of runway has been losing its traction within ballroom. It needs to be nourished, nurtured and revitalized by FASHION! Bring an over the top Avant Garde visual effect inspired by the elements of nature and the ethereal garden. The look MUST scream ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS from the back!
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