SPRING 2018

MARCH 28, 2018 | NWA FASHION WEEK: Shopping Night Out | Downtown Bentonville

Participating boutiques will stay open from 5pm – 8pm to promote a fun shopping experience in the lead-up to the runway shows. Cocktails, headshots, music, and a few surprises are planned at various locations throughout Downtown Bentonville. Guests are invited to stop by any or all of the participating boutiques and make some last-minute additions to their NWAFW wardrobes!

 

Participating Boutiques:

 

  •  Lola
  •  Denim&Essentials
  •  Remedy Road hosting Love,Zelda and Emily’s Onemanband
  •  Label hosting Alberti&Co.
  •  NA Martin hosting LFLS Shoes and Uptown Eyes
  •  Hello Luvvy and Ropa pop up at Haxton Road Studios
  •  InkJnkJk Studios and Tigersasha at Visit Bentonville

See you on the square!

MARCH 29, 2018 | NWA FASHION WEEK: The Shows | Boutique Night – Doors 6:30pm | Record

New for this season: the shows are launching with an exciting night of exclusive boutique runway shows, highlighting the freshest Spring trends and hottest ready-to-wear items for Spring/Summer 2018.

 

Doors open at 6:30pm, shows begin at 7:30pm. Tickets range from $40 – $100. Participating boutiques include:

 

  • Ensemble of Elan
  • Hello Luvvy
  • Indie
  • Ropa
  • Real Techniques: Leave Them Stunned
  • Maude
  • Hubbard Clothing Co.
  • Lola
  • Denim & Essentials

MARCH 30, 2018 | NWA FASHION WEEK: The Shows | Designer Night – Doors 6:30pm | Record

Returning show favorites include Love, Zelda, Rosie Rose, Aimz, Felix Bui, and Ashley Little of Material Concepts, who is launching a new line called Ellen Elaine. New additions to the runway are the lines Regal Radiance, based out of Little Rock; Gina Gallina, an all knit-wear collection; and Project Runway alumni Korto Momolu!

 

Doors open at 6:30pm, shows begin at 7:30pm. Tickets range from $40 – $100. Participating designers include:

 

  • Love, Zelda
  • Rosie Rose
  • Felix Bui
  • A. Brooks Designs
  • Real Techniques: Leave Them Stunned
  • Gina Gallina
  • Emily Onemanband
  • Aimz
  • Ellen Elaine
  • Korto Momolu

MARCH 31, 2018 | Fashionably Arkansas – Panel Discussion at Crystal Bridges | 2pm

NWA Fashion Week and Artinfusion unite to explore the growth of fashion in the state of Arkansas with the NWA Fashion Week team and local designers. Hear from Robin Atkinson, CEO and Creative Director of NWAFW, Dr. Laurie Marie McAllister Apple, Associate Professor and Study Tour Coordinator in Apparel Merchandising and Product Development at the University of Arkansas, Lauren Stokes, the visionary behind Lauren James Co. in Fayetteville, Project Runway alum Korto Momolu and Donny Hubbard, owner of the newly opened Hubbard Clothing Co in Rogers. The discussion will be moderated by Anna Branch, the Interim Chair of the non-profit, Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum (AAFF). Northwest Arkansas Fashion Week takes over Bentonville with a shopping night out and three evenings of runway shows featuring local boutiques and designers.

This event is free and open to the public.

MARCH 31, 2018 | NWA FASHION WEEK: The Shows | Designer Night – Doors at 6:30pm | Record

The final evening of NWA Fashion Week Spring 2018 has a few favorite returning designers and some very exciting new additions! NWAFW Fall 2017 Designer Incubator Award Winner Richard Cotto is returning with his new brand R-Gene, featuring designs for both men and women. New additions to the runway include Eric Jones’ ambitious line of footwear Like Father Like Son, partnered with Lola and Denim & Essentials for his runway showcase. And the grand finale of NWA Fashion Week Spring 2018 will be a first-ever runway show from the Arkansas’ most successful brand Lauren James!

 

Doors open at 6:30pm, shows begin at 7:30pm. Tickets range from $40 – $100. Participating designers include:

 

  • A’Lyece Lenae
  • LFLS Shoes
  • Richie Clark Clothing
  • InkJnkJk Studios
  • G by Gavin
  • R-Gene
  • Real Techniques: Leave Them Stunned
  • Alberti&Co.
  • Lauren James

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