Dozens Of Eco-Friendly Designs Walked The Runway At The Salvation Army Garbage Bag Gala

By Sarah Stallmann
In Style

On Saturday, the annual Salvation Army Garbage Bag Gala welcomed 18 of St. Louis area designers to compete for a cash prize with the creation of garments constructed from trash bags, Duck tape and recycled materials.

Photos by Christopher Williams.

Salvation Army Garbage Bag Gala runway

With hundreds of fashion and Salvation Army fans in attendance, the designers showcased an impressive selection of Eco-friendly garments. Barbara Bultman nabbed the top prize of $500, while fellow Lindenwood alum Alexis Cook was awarded second place, earning a $250 cash prize.

Salvation Army Garbage Bag Gala

Salvation Army Garbage Bag Gala runway

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