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Survivors: Designer Michael Vollbracht rescues vintage fashions to help fight cancer

Creative Loafing – January 7, 2016
“I have a good eye for trash,” says Michael Vollbracht. Boy, does he. Except that what the designer spotted on New York City sidewalks and thrift shops is more treasure than trash — a trove of extraordinary fashion finds that he is showing to the public for the first time in “Though Tattered and Torn…,” a fundraiser for St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital and the Hinks and Elaine Shimberg Breast Center on Jan. 14 in the Ybor City. Read more from Creative Loafing.