The blaze orange hunters wear is catching on with fashion designers

It's like a visual "Don't shoot!" alarm in the woods during hunting season. Now blaze orange, like camouflage before it, may make the transition from forests to fashion runways.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

It's like a visual "Don't shoot!" alarm in the woods during hunting season. Now blaze orange, like camouflage before it, may make the transition from forests to fashion runways.

Next Up

Miguel Sano

Twins blow lead, drop to numbing 0-7 in extra innings

Byron Buxton left the game in the ninth inning with an apparent injury.

Minnesota State Fair

There will be no state-ordered restrictions for the State Fair this year

Fair organizers could still implement their own COVID safety restrictions.

Walz-May 6 - address

Walz: Prepare for a summer 'where just the simple pleasures will be back again'

But the governor made clear vaccinations are key to getting there more quickly.

moderna vaccine covid

Drug trial shows Moderna vaccine is 96% effective in teens

The drugmaker still needs federal authorization following more studies.

raku sushi

St. Louis Park restaurant owners accused in 'sophisticated' tax fraud scheme

They're accused of underpaying sales taxes by nearly $240,000.

uss minneapolis bell

Minneapolis Parks to get historic bell, wheel back from Minnetonka HS

The bell and wheel were stolen years ago and were discovered last year at Minnetonka High School.

Kellen Mond

Coller: Draft solidifies that 2021 holds answers to Vikings' future at QB

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

Related

Twin Cities fashion designer may bring some spice to Project Runway

A colleague says Raul Osorio is very dedicated to his aesthetic and stands behind his work. Those are ingredients that could stir up the kind of attitude and drama favored by reality television shows such as Project Runway. The Twin Cities designer is part of the cast for the season that begins airing this week.

Target taps fashion designer Prabal Gurung

The high-fashion designs of Prabal Gurung, whose creations have been worn by Michelle Obama and Lady Gaga, will be available at Target stores next February, the Associated Press reports. The designer is the latest to plan a limited-edition collaboration with the Minneapolis-based retailer.

Forest Service change means no more ignoring small blazes

The U.S. Forest Service has changed its policy about small fires burning in wilderness areas. The agency has decided it's worth the expense and effort of snuffing out those fires to keep them from growing into blazes like the one that scorched much of the Boundary Waters last year. The new policy will keep firefighters busy for the next couple of months, responding to fires they would have let burn under the old system.

MSP Mag: MN designer Raul Osorio headed to Project Runway

A fifth Minnesota designer made the cut for Project Runway. Raul Osorio, a fixture on the Twin Cities fashion show circuit, has been named as a cast member for season 10 of the fashion reality show, which premieres on the Lifetime Network July 19.

Red carpet leads out the door for Twin Cities designer on 'Project Runway'

Minneapolis designer Raul Osorio was cut from the Lifetime reality show "Project Runway" on Thursday, after a challenge in which he and a partner had to design a high-fashion dress worthy of an Emmy Awards red-carpet stroll.

Hunter shot in northern Wisconsin, DNR investigating

The initial investigation by the Wisconsin DNR shows that one member of a hunting party was shooting at a deer, when another person in the group was shot.