CBC's Rick Mercer...on the runway?
How we imagine Bustle‘s Shawn Hewson and Ruth Promislow came up with their Spring 2010 show concept: So fashion week model favourite Stacey McKenzie and CBC funny man Rick Mercer are flipping burgers on their Muskoka deck while National Post scene columnist Shinan Govani mixes caesars behind the bar. They invite you over for one of their legendary walk-offs down the dock and you know you’re going to have to look good following McKenzie’s pro catwalker strut.
Luckily, you packed some key samples from the spring collection you just designed and its cottage country-prep vibe is perfect. You mix Madras plaids with woodpecker prints and throw a terrycloth hoodie accented with chunky nautical rope over your shoulders in case the competition drags on into the cool northern Ontario night.
That ham Mercer wins after he expertly peels off his striped blazer during the final exit but the decadent scene and bottle of Belvedere flowing through your veins gives you an idea…