On Sunday April 14th, Dawn's discarded to Divine dress was featured in the San Francisco Chronicle's Style Section.
"As the evening came to an end , volunteer models donned the coveted items for an impromptu live auction. The "Versailles" embellished coat by designer Olga Shor, went for $460, and "Gurl with a Purl" a wool trapeze jacket, by Moda Gwendolina, was sold for $600. The ornate dress "Fleur Bleues" by Dawn Castel, was the belle of the ball, and sold for $900." SFUNZIPPED, May 15-22, Discarded to DIvine: A simple way to help.