Stepping into Elegance: “If the Shoe Fits” Event at McGregor

McGregor, May 4th- “If the Shoe Fits” event at McGregor checked all the right [shoe] boxes! 

In a dazzling display of fashion and history, McGregor recently hosted the much-anticipated “If the Shoe Fits” event, drawing in more than 115 guests to revel in the splendor of footwear and purses from the prestigious Ursuline College of Fashion’s historic collection.

The event, held at McGregor’s elegant venue, transformed into a haven for fashion enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike. Attendees were treated to a captivating journey through time, exploring the evolution of footwear and accessories from various eras. The highlight of the evening was undoubtedly the remarkable collection provided by the Ursuline College of Fashion, showcasing rare and exquisite pieces that spanned decades of style and craftsmanship.

From delicate Victorian-era heels to bold and avant-garde designs of the 21st century, the collection offered a comprehensive glimpse into the ever-evolving world of fashion. Each shoe and purse told a unique story, reflecting the cultural influences and societal norms of its time.


Guests were enthralled as they wandered among the displays, admiring the intricate details and impeccable construction of the artifacts. Fashion aficionados found themselves immersed in a sensory feast, appreciating not only the aesthetic appeal but also the historical significance of each item.

The event provided a platform for guests to engage in dialogue about fashion’s role as a form of self-expression and its impact on society. Conversations sparked around topics such as sustainability, inclusivity, and the changing perceptions of beauty and style. It was a testament to the transformative power of fashion as a means of communication and cultural reflection.



Moreover, the “If the Shoe Fits” event celebrated the legacy of the Ursuline College of Fashion, highlighting its dedication to preserving and promoting the artistry of fashion design. Through collaborations with institutions like McGregor, the college continues to inspire future generations of designers and enthusiasts, ensuring that the rich tapestry of fashion history remains alive and vibrant.

As the event drew to a close, guests departed with a newfound appreciation for the art of shoemaking and purse design. The “If the Shoe Fits” event had not only provided a platform for education and exploration but also a moment of pure indulgence in the beauty of fashion.

In conclusion, McGregor’s “If the Shoe Fits” event was a resounding success, captivating guests with its spectacular display of shoes and purses from the Ursuline College of Fashion’s historic collection. More than just a showcase of material artifacts, it was a celebration of creativity, innovation, and the enduring allure of fashion through the ages.


A special thank you to Ursuline College of Fashion and Design and all of the guests who attended,

Lee Ann and Connie

Stay tuned to our next event~ Summer Solstice