NWA Fashion Week | October 3-5 | 2019

THE FUTURE OF FASHION | FEATURING GABRIELLE KORN

Thursday, October 3rd | Jett Aircraft, Fayetteville

Doors Open at 6:00 PM | Showtime at 6:30 PM | Tickets Range in price from $30-$150

 

A one of a kind event encompassing The Future of Fashion, featuring 8 brilliant designers’ collections that were developed during the first-ever NWAFW Designer Cohort Program. Guest speaker and collection judge Gabrielle Korn, former Editor-in-Chief of NYLON, will speak along with other special guests on the impact of fashion on the culture and industry of the heartland, the current state of fashion, and more. This event is presented by The Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum.

 

Runway Shows:

Hope & Faith

 

TICKET INFO
** Front Row Seats | $150 | Includes limited edition NWAFW Swag, Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Three Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Second Row Seats | $100 | Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Two Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Third Row Seats | $50 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* Fourth Row Seats | $30 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* General Admission Standing Room Only | $25 | Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

NWAFW RUNWAY SHOW | FRIDAY FEATURES

Friday, October 4th | Jett Aircraft, Fayetteville

Doors Open at 6:00 PM | Showtime at 6:30 PM | Tickets Range in price from $30-$150

 

NWAFW Friday Shows kick will spotlight a collection of designers alongside some of the most sophisticated and fashion-forward boutiques in the area. This evening of shows will have a mix of Ready-to-Wear, High-End Suiting, Avant-Garde, and a blurring of the lines between Art and Fashion. This is the perfect evening for guests interested in shopping the runway and finding the very best in trends for the Fall and Holiday Seasons.

 

Commercial Vendors:

59th and 9th

Anna Grace Formals

Hubbard Clothing Co.

LOLA

Skye on the Town

Suite One

 

Designers:

4ME Jayla Lee

Crystal La’Shay

Felix Bui

Framed in Fashion

RubyRu Designs

Samantha’s Garden

 

TICKET INFO
** Front Row Seats | $150 | Includes limited edition NWAFW Swag, Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Three Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Second Row Seats | $100 | Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Two Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Third Row Seats | $50 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* Fourth Row Seats | $30 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* General Admission Standing Room Only | $25 | Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

NWAFW RUNWAY SHOW | SATURDAY FEATURES

Saturday, October 5th | Jett Aircraft, Fayetteville

Doors Open at 6:00 PM | Showtime at 6:30 PM | Tickets Range in price from $30-$150

 

The headliners for NWAFW Saturday shows consist of a variety of couture and avant-garde designers highlighting pieces from all lanes of fashion including boudoir, evening wear, leather goods, and up-cycling. This evening of shows will focus heavily on designer apparel, featuring designers from Amsterdam, Kansas City, Little Rock, and Tulsa.

 

Runway Shows:

2 Boudoir Chicks

Ashton Hall – The Collection

Bizarre Couture

christianMICHEAL

Elizabeth

Ellen Elaine Educational Collaboration

HOUSE OF COLBY

Off the Record

Onemanband.

The R Gene

 

TICKET INFO
** Front Row Seats | $150 | Includes limited edition NWAFW Swag, Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Three Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Second Row Seats | $100 | Exclusive Access to VIP Lounge provided by HOWSE and VIP Bar provided by High Society Party & Event Rentals, Two Free Drink Tickets Provided by Pink House Alchemy, Catered Bites, Best View in the House for Fall Fashion!

* Third Row Seats | $50 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* Fourth Row Seats | $30 | Reserved Seating, Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

* General Admission Standing Room Only | $25 | Access to All Runway Shows and General Admission Bar

NWA FASHION WEEK is dedicated to showcasing the creativity and talent in the fashion and design community from NWA Arkansas and across the state. Ticket sales from this event help fund the development and production of opportunities for creative producers in fashion and design in Northwest Arkansas.

A huge thank you to our sponsors for helping us bring fashion in Arkansas to a whole new level!

 

Sponsors

Venue Partner: Jett Aircraft

Cosmetic Partner: COVERGIRL

VIP Lounge Partners: HOWSE, Pink House Alchemy

Production Partners: Rumwolf Video Productions, JTH Productions, Brock Entertainment

Diamond Sponsor: B-Unlimited, Citiscapes Magazine

Platinum Sponsor: Graduate Fayetteville

Gold Sponsors: Danielson Law Firm, French Kiss Coffee, High Society Event Rentals, Infinity Product Group, KMM Designs,The Scout Guide, Some Assembly Required

Silver Sponsors: The Kendle Group, The Looking Glass, Swetnam Cosmetic Surgery, Uptown Eyes

Bronze Sponsor: Nothing Bundt Cakes, Springwoods Behavioral Health

Friend of Fashion: 2 Guys Beard Co. Second Hand Smoke BBQ

Media Partners: 104.9 The X, 3W Magazine, 96.7 The Coyote, The Arkansas CW, Cumulus Radio, Fox 24, Hog Radio, KNWA, leisurlist, Power 105.7, Radio Jon/Deek, Star 101.5

 

Please email katie@nwafw.com with press inquiries.


 

Proceeds from NWA Fashion Week Support The Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum, a non-profit organization  founded in 2017 with the hope of providing a central location for creative producers in Arkansas to find professional development resources, creative inspiration, and a community of support.

The mission of the Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum is to provide educational opportunities and professional support for aspiring avant-garde fashion designers, artists, and other creative professionals who are committed to building a vibrant and inspired creative community in Arkansas. Within this mission, the Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum pursues three main areas of programming:

 

  • Providing educational workshops, classes and panel discussions for both fashion professionals and the public to increase understanding of the art of fashion.
  • Providing educational scholarships and production grants to aspiring fashion designers.
  • Providing educational mentorship opportunities for aspiring photographers, models, hair stylists, makeup artists, videographers and other aspiring professionals to work with established professionals in an educational environment for the development and enhancement of professional skills and knowledge.

 

Each season the Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum dedicates time and resources to ensuring that designers based in the state of Arkansas are able to participate in NWA Fashion Week, ensuring visibility to their brands and professional development opportunities toward the goal of establishing a thriving fashion industry in our state.