Wine and Roses

Wine and Roseswr

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Friends of the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens invite you to dine among the roses and enjoy our first Couture de la Fleur.

The LSU College of Agriculture and Mendel University of the the Czech Republic are collaborating to create an exceptional exhibit of flora and fashion combined. Models will display the students' garments in high runway style. For more information about Couture de la Fleur, click here.

Guests are asked to wear cocktail attire. Tickets are $125 for nonmembers and $100 for members. Admission for Couture de la Fleur is included in the purchase of Wine and Roses ticket.  Call (225) 763-3990 ext. 6 for more information. 




fashionSchedule of events: 

6:00 p.m. | Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres. Music by John Gray Jazz Trio.

7:00 p.m. | Dinner

8:30 p.m. | Couture de la Fleur 

9:00 p.m. | Artist and Model Meet and Greet



University Faculty:

Jenna Kuttruff, Ph.D. 

LSU Department of Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising 

Casey Stannard, Ph.D.

LSU Department of Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising


Jiri Martinek, Ph.D.

Mendel University of the Czech Republic's Department of Planting Design and Maintenance


Jeff Kuehny, Ph.D.

LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens



Thank you to our sponsors:

Pat Alford and Benny's Car Wash, Inc.

Annette Barton and Malcolm Tucker

Bobby Durr and Tiger Canopy Rentals

Billy Heroman's Flowerland

Heirloom Cuisine, LLC

Milton J. Womack Foundation