NWA Fashion Week returns to Fayetteville Sept. 20-22

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Get ready to get fashionable, Fayetteville. It’s almost time for Fashion Week.

NWA Fashion Week

When: Sept. 20-22
Where: Drake Field
Tickets: $45 for general admission, $90-120 for VIPs
More info: nwafw.com

NWA Fashion Week will return to town for a weekend of fall shows Sept. 20-22 at Drake Field in south Fayetteville.

The event will kick off on Thursday night with an installment of The Black Apple Awards, an awards program honoring local artists and creative folks by Idle Class Magazine. Also on Thursday night, a new showcase of student work called Arkansas Arts & Fashion Forum Student Designer Showcase will debut during the event. The new show will feature student designers from around that state of Arkansas, as part of the AAFF Educational Pilot Program.

Runway shows will continue on Friday and Saturday night featuring works by fashion designers from Fayetteville, Bentonville, and regionally from Texas and Oklahoma.

Doors open each evening at 6:30 p.m., with the shows starting at 7:15 p.m.

Tickets to the individual shows start at $45, and are on sale now at nwafw.com.

NWA Fashion Week Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 20

  • Black Apple Awards
  • AAFF Student Designer Showcase
  • Featuring:
    – Dasia Rose (Arkansas Fashion School)
    – Robbie’s Era (Arkansas Fashion School)
    – SkyBlue by Abby Alba (Arkansas Fashion School)
    – Sara Wilson (University of Arkansas AMPD)
    – Jam (University of Arkansas AMPD)
    – Cottonistas (University of Arkansas AMPD)

Friday, Sept. 21
Runway shows featuring:
– A. Brook’s Designs and Apparel (Fayetteville)
– Exclusive Company (Fayetteville)
– MarleyMack Unique Boutique and Gifts (Fayetteville)
– Felix Bui (Austin)
– Don Morphy (Dallas)
– Elizabeth Koerner (Bentonville)
– Fox Trot Boutique (Fayetteville)
– Damned 2 Divine (Fayetteville)
– Hubbard Clothing Co. (Fayetteville / Bentonville)
– INKJNK ft. Gean Lee (Bentonville)

Saturday, Sept. 20
Runway shows featuring:
– Richie Clark Clothing (Little Rock)
– christianMICHAEL (Kansas City)
– Herron Hats (Little Rock)
– A’Lyece Lenae Designs (Little Rock)
– Hubbard Clothing Co. (Fayetteville / Bentonville)
– RGene featuring O’Faolain (Little Rock)
– Ellen Elaine (Fayetteville)
– 22nd Element Clothing & Accessories (Little Rock)
– Korto Momolu (Little Rock)