Black Fashion Week Minnesota (BFWMN) Has Returned for a Spring 2019

Black Fashion Week Minnesota Returns

Black Fashion Week Minnesota (#BFWMN) is alive and right around the corner. #BFWMN is a platform that gives IPOC designers and makers a chance to showcase their talents and efforts. Attendees of Black Fashion Week MN also get the rare opportunity to truly surround themselves with a fashion industry made of members from our black, latinx, asian, and indigenous communities. BFWMN will showcase local talent and include nationally recognized names during its run from April 18- April 27.

Black Fashion Week MN is hosting five official events including the jump off event “The A-List Mixer” hosted on Thursday, April 18. This premier event will be held at the stylish boutique hotel, Moxy Minneapolis Uptown. The A-List Mixer will be an event where BFWMN attendees can rendezvous, sip a little somthin’, and meet other fashion & style like-minded folks before fashion events get underway. Tickets for this fashion-packed week will be sold on-site at discounted rates for events that haven’t yet been sold out.

The current event roster lists the Tim & Thom presents Black Hearts Ball (black & white formal event) taking place on April 19, Fashion Bazaar will happen on April 20, 40 Lux & Fashionable on April 26 and Black Man Magic with Karl Kani on April 27.  

There will be photographers (and people that be doing the most with their cameras and phones, much like myself) on shutter mode. BFWMN is definitely a dress to impress affair. When I reached out to ask about the dress attire for guests this what a representative had to say, “For any of the fashion shows you attend at Black Fashion Week Mn you can wear whatever you like...whatever feels fashionable, whatever you feel pretty in.”  

Before go time you should brush up on fashion show etiquette and stay updated on everything #BFWMN related by following @blackfashionweekmn on Instagram. Don’t forget to check out events & such  to stay in the know of the latest MN POC Community Events & Upcoming Opportunities at

As always I will do my best to keep you updated on all of the latest MN POC Community Events, but I am only one person, please visit the events & such page to submit an event or updates, today.

POC Public Announcement: LPF Productions Casting Local Models, Local Twin Cities Vendors, and Performing Artists

LPF Productions will be hosting a fashion event on Saturday, April 28. I’m not affiliated, but came across this piece of information on Instagram I came across an all call casting for local models, vendors, and performing artists. Casting call open until Friday, April 5. If you are interested in modeling, performing, or being a vendor for a fashion event you want to reach out to LPF Productions via IG @lpfproductions.

LPF Productions is seeking:

  • 10 Models

  • 8 Vendors

  • 4 performing artists

Direct Message (DM) @lpfproductions if you are interested in being a part of a energetic and entertaining fashion event during Twin Cities Fashion Week. Minnesota POC Community let’s get the word out and keep on lifting our communities through networking and sharing when great opportunties arise. We owe it to ourselves to be seen and heard.

This has been a Minneasota POC Community Public Annoucnement by Mahina.