The Floral Dresses of the Bouquets to Art Opening Night Gala

Bouquets to Art 2009 is going gangbusters these days over at the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park, as per usual. You’ve seen some of the flowers, now check out the floral wear sported at Monday’s Opening Night Gala (not to be confused with the de Young’s recent Mid Winter Gala featuring Miami Vice’s Don Johnson and Metallica’s Lars Ulrich, ably captured by the tiny Canon Powershot of 7×7’s Catherine “CBig” Bigelow).

Don’t miss seeing View from the Bay’s Janelle Wang at the de Young (“Janelle Debuts as a Runway Model”, KGO-TV). That’s the venue, avec 800-pound bouquet, now see photos of Monday night’s floral couture courtesy of Bree and Brandon over at Kuga Designs, a floral design studio. This is their effort, complete with “fierce” flowery shoes:

And here are the efforts of others, as photo’ed by Kuga Designs:

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The mise-en-scene:

There you have it. See you next year.

Bouquets to Art ends this Saturday…

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3 Responses to “The Floral Dresses of the Bouquets to Art Opening Night Gala”

  1. BJ Dyer says:

    Loved your pictures. Mine didn’t come out as well as these!

  2. It looks like challenge from Project Runway. Not a bad thing, I’m just saying…

  3. sfcitizen says:

    Well, it certainly looks to be a spectacle…