The causes were deserving. The mothers and their daughters were fashionable. And the tradition was embraced. The 25th annual mother-daughter spring fashion luncheon on behalf of National Charity League, Juniors, Newport Beach chapter, unfolded at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort in major spring style.
Some 450 pretty women, handsome dads and their children turned out like a tornado of fresh air attired in the latest pastel creations heralding the season. NCL, Jrs. president Michelle Yacoel welcomed the crowd.
Chaired by a triad of gals, including Cory Lang, Allison Phillips and one woman who married into a family that gave an entirely new meaning to her name, Truly Boring, the daylong party honored sixth-grade girls and their moms raising important funds for the High Hopes Head Injury Program, Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) and the Harry and Grace Steele Children's Center.
In the crowd were Kimberly Prado and daughter Caroline, Kelly Stewart with daughter Savannah, Marie Goffman and Gabriella, Susan Beall and Hillary, Lea Beasley and Natalie, Sandi Hanscom and Allison, Jill and Caroline Johnson and Ashlyn and co-chair Boring with daughter Baylor Boring.