Flyover x Fashion Week MN

Saturday September 9, 2017 — 10:30am-4:30pm




Flyover x Fashion Week MN is a half-day summit for influencers, brands and consumers interested in making the fashion industry more inclusive. The event features engaging conversations and programming with some of the best and brightest in fashion in MN.

Attendees will experience a series of engaging talks and panels covering the following topics:

  • Body positivity in fashion
  • Ethnic and racial diversity in fashion & beauty
  • Building sustainable and ethical brands
  • Queer Style
  • Fashion & Politics

The panel includes: Nyakim Gatwech, model; Sarah Edwards, co-founder of Fashion Week MN and I AM MPLS; Jahna Péloquin, co-founder of Fashion Week MN; Amanda Lesmeister, co-founder and creative director of Flyover; Emma Olson, owner of Hazel & Rose; Cat Polivoda, owner of Cake Plus-Size Resale; Maya Clark, editor-in-chief and co-founder of Culture Piece Magazine; Victoria Turcios, creative director and stylist; Emily Eaton, body-positive influencer; Mandy Multerer, co-founder and CEO of MY SISTER; Denise Alden, owner of Bombshell plus-size boutique; Melissa Taylor, owner of The Beauty Lounge Minneapolis; Dre Demry-Sanders, freelance artist, Hair Stylist The Beauty Lounge Minneapolis; Kathryn Sieve, founder and creator director of Winsome Goods; Vanessa McDuffie, blogger of and personal stylist; Amanda Arends, lead stylist of HER Minneapolis; Tricia Heuring, curator/co-director at Public Functionary; and John Mark, choreographer/founder of John Mark Creative.

Space is limited.  This event is produced by Flyover, a new content and event platform that focuses on making fashion more inclusive in partnership with Fashion Week MN and sponsored by the W Minneapolis – The Foshay. To learn more about Flyover, visit Sponsors include City Girl Coffee and BET Vodka.