Models worked the runway Tuesday night in preparation for their debut on Thursday, March 1 in Audi Lafayette's Couture with a Cause fashion show. The models will be showing off the fashion of area designers.
The models are members of Lafayette's special needs community and they say they are proud to be part of the show. Proceeds received from the auction and runway show on Thursday will go towards Families Helping Families of Acadiana.
"I'm real excited. It's my first time doing a runway. I can't wait to be out there and show my family," said Mary Claire Ardoin
Designers Romey Roe, Jeanne-Claire Benton, Joi Mahoney and Melissa Palfrey made the designs that will be spotlighted on the runway. Sponsors for the special models were Sheriff Mark Garber, Jeremy Castille, Chase Landry and Jeremy Hebert.
See the events GMA interview, here
For more information visit Couture for a Cause Eventbrite page