Presented by W Minneapolis – The Foshay Hotel


FWMN (Fashion Week Minnesota) is a semi-annual initiative from a collective of independent producers and designers with a goal of engaging the Minnesota fashion community and celebrating the best designers, brands, retailers, stylists, and producers in Minnesota fashion through a series of public events. The inaugural Fashion Week Minnesota was held September 2015 in Minneapolis, MN. Fashion Week MN: Spring 2016 will be held April 9-16, 2016.

Sarah Edwards

FWMN Co-Founder, Co-Director + Event Producer

Sarah Edwards is an entrepreneur that creates experiences that intertwine community, art,philanthropy and style. A few of her projects include I AM MPLS!, I AM ST. PAUL!, and I AM Kindness. Sarah is fueled by the adventurous energy and collaborative spirit of the Twin Cities. She hopes to create a new environment in which we are closer connected to resources and people that can make our dreams a reality.

Jahna Peloquin

FWMN Co-Founder + Co-Director

Jahna Peloquin is the Style Editor for Minnesota Monthly magazine, co-founder of Fashion Week MN, and a freelance writer and stylist in the Twin Cities. Over the past decade, Jahna has been a leading voice in the local fashion industry, particularly in her roles as a weekly contributing stylist and writer for alt-weekly (2007-2015) and the lead stylist for Voltage: Fashion Amplified (2007-2011). Her work has been published in Star Tribune, Pioneer Press, Midwest Home, Minnesota Bride, and METRO Magazine, and she has been recognized as a Twin Cities Style Maker by the American Craft Council in American Craft Magazine.


Supporting sponsor

W Minneapolis-The Foshay Hotel

Presenting sponsor

Scruples Professional Salon Products

Supporting sponsor

Mall of America

Supporting Sponsor


Design + Branding

Acowsay Digital

Video Production

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