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Making peace with plastic

PHOTOS BY BOB WILLIAMS

STORY BY RYLEIGH NORGROVE | PHOTOS BY BOB WILLIAMS

COTTAGE GROVE – Usually, if you tell someone their dress looks like a potato sack you’d be in big trouble – but the designers of the annual Opal Center Trashion Show wouldn’t have it any other way. 

The 2022 Opal Center Trashion Show opened on Earth Day, wowing the sold-out crowd with a two-hour show that exhibited the talents of 13 designers’ garbage-infused lines. A total of 25 models strutted the catwalk . . .

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