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May 25 - June 2

| $10 - $50

1st Annual Black Fashion Week MN

Black Fashion Week MN X Akua Gabby

Photo Credit: Instagram/@Akua Gabby

Black Fashion Week MN debuts this weekend in celebration of underserved Black and African designers who are making their marks in the fashion world. The week-long programming will highlight a cadre of emerging and established designers, stylist and fashion houses with a series of events throughout the week, including an already sold-out runway presentation featuring Jaqueline Addison’s Akua Gabby designs, a natural hair and jewelry show and Rasta-inspired presentation.

[SEE ALSO: MN: 2nd Annual Twin Cities Natural Hair & Beauty Expo]

Other featured designers include Houston White, Ayo-Ma’s Designs, Gladhouse, Soulspeak, Expressions, Ruva Africwear and Robyne Robinson’s Rox Jewelry. Featured salons include Malobe Natural Hair Salon, Wilsons Image and Barber, The Connection and Tiffany’s Barber Shop.

See below for a list of official events.

Black Fashion Week Kick-Off
Friday, May 25
7pm – 11pm
Moxy Minneapolis Uptown Hotel
1121 West Lake St
Minneapolis, MN
Sold Out

“I Am Not My Hair” — Natural Hair, Jewelry, and Makeup Fashion Show
Wednesday, May 30
Monkon Sushi and Lounge Bar
964 University, St Paul 55103
7:30-10:30pm
$10

Rasta Wear Fashion Affair
Saturday, June 2
Pimento Kitchen
2524 Nicollet Ave South
7pm
$10-15

Venue

Moxy Minneapolis Uptown Hotel
1121 West Lake St
Minneapolis,MNUnited States
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