Events | Memphis Fashion Weekend April 5th & 6th, 2013

Ok my fellow fashionistas and cool hunters, this Thursday marks the kickoff to Memphis’ Fashion Weekend, the city’s largest fashion event to help promote Memphis’ emerging fashion designers.

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Benefiting Arts Memphis and the Emerging Memphis Designer Project (EMPD), festivities include 2 days of runway shows, boutique events, and more. 2013 Collections will be show from designers including Hilton Hollis, Vince, Waverly Grey, Narcissus NY, Brave Design and more.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, April 4
Alchemy Restaurant
5:00-7:00 Kick Off Party with sponsors, VIPs and designers

Friday, April 5
The Cadre Building
7:30-10:00 Runway Show

Saturday, April 6
Memphis College of Art
12:00-4:00 Local Boutique Events
7:30-10:00 Runway Show
10:30 After Party – Minglewood Hall – General Admission and VIP ticket holders are invited to this event. There will be public admission for $20.

General admission is $50/night, and VIP passes are $150/weekend.

For those that won’t be able to attend the shows but would still like to have a little fun and mingle, there will be trunk shows and other events at various boutiques around town on Saturday:

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I will be a busy little bee: KP FUSION will be in attendance for the shows (and to see if I can capture some street style and BTS shots! (make sure you follow me on Instagram!). I’m also super excited to share this event with you guys because my dear friend and collaborator Kathleen Starita (KStar Photography) shot the official ad!

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It’s great to see our community growing; there’s so much talent here and finally (FINALLY!) things are coming together so that it can be seen. To learn more about Memphis Fashion Weekend and EMDP, visit their site by clicking here.

Will you be attending?

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