Holiday Runway Event

Slip into Kansas City's historic West Bottoms for a night of glittering gowns inspired by the speak easy culture of the late 1920s. Dripping with crystals and draped in velvet, peek at one-of-a-kind looks by April Madden Studio and eNVe Designs — supporting the creation of custom hospital gowns for children and teens at Children's Mercy Hospitals.
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Order your tickets online today to reserve your seat, swag bag and boutique first-look at the Gown for Gown Runway Show on November 17.


Gown for Gown

New to Kansas City, Gown for Gown is the creative brainchild of April Madden. The fashion-inspired organization creates fun, custom hospital gowns for children and teens in local hospitals and treatment centers — offering a bit of normalcy and self-expression to often difficult experiences.

All proceeds from ticket sales plus 10% of boutique sales go directly to Children's Mercy. With your support, we will design and deliver 150+ fun, functional hospital gowns in sizes 2T-12 and adult sizes for teens.

Use promo code gown4gown to remove shipping from your ticket order. Your name will be added to the guest list after you’ve placed your order. Physical tickets will not be delivered — your paid email receipt is your ticket.

Join Us Along the Runway

April Madden Studio presents Gown for Gown Holiday Runway Event featuring jewelry by eNVe designs and benefiting Children’s Mercy Hospital. Enjoy live vocals by the sultry Eboni Fondren, sumptuous bites by Mary Berg of delish! catering, lively spirits provided by Roger’s Wholesale Liquor — all in a gorgeous space, the Mulberry Room among Kansas City’s West Bottoms.


Thursday, November 17, 2016
6 p.m. VIP entry
7 p.m. General entry
8 p.m. Runway show


The Mulberry Room
at The Oliver
1321 West 13th Street
Kansas City, Missouri


A fashion-fueled evening of sips, runway sparkles and boutique shopping at the heart of the West Bottoms – all for a fantastic cause.


Live Music By

Eboni Fondren is an accomplished singer and actress that has been working in and around the Kansas City area for the past 14 years. Her jazz group, Eboni and the Ivories, swings with the best of them and brings new life into the classics of jazz and blues of days before. She is the voice of AMC Theaters and a co-host for the nationally syndicated radio show 12th Street Jump. You can find her around town at some of KC’s top hot spots for live music. Eboni is very happy to be apart of such an amazing benefit for such and amazing cause.

Enter to Win

In addition to stunning and valuable gifts packed into the VIP swag bag, the runway event will also feature a raffle of amazing packages you simply won’t want to miss! Tickets can be purchased with cash at the event and all proceeds will support custom hospital gown creation for children and teens at Children’s Mercy Hospitals.

Four 2017 Club Level Royals Tickets Sponsored by Wil-Pav, Inc.
$500 Renegenica Skincare Gift Basket
$100 Donna's Dress Shop Gift Certificate
$100 Top Hat Mercantile Gift Certificate
Indium Boudoir Photography Package
SkinKC Gift Basket
Landlocked KC Shirts
Nickel & Suede Earrings

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Purchase a ticket to an upcoming Gown for Gown event. Full proceeds fund custom hospital gown creation to be stocked in local hospitals and facilities.



Can’t attend this time? Your monetary contribution to Gown to Gown can help to create custom hospital gowns for children and teens facing medical struggles.

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