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Spring Fashion Week MN: Week 2

April 25
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Fashion and Style, Festivals

Fashion Week is now in full swing in Minnesota. Opening week featured a few parties and collection launches; this week the event continues with a variety of happenings. Fat Festival Fashion will showcase looks for plus-size fashionistas at Cake Plus-Size Resale (5155 Bloomington Ave., Minneapolis; 612-353-4248). The event costs $5, and is on Wednesday at 5 p.m. TIM+THOM’s fifth annual Black Hearts Ball is on Thursday. The posh gathering requests black-and-white formal attire, and will highlight designer collabs and pieces from Samantha Rei. (Tickets and more info can be found at Eco-friendly shop Hazel & Rose is hosting a pop-up, fashion show, and talk on Sunday at Able Seedhouse & Brewery (1121 Quincy St. NE, Minneapolis). Culture Piece Magazine will return to Fashion Week this Sunday for a night of black excellence with New Aged Noir, featuring inspirations from local designers and artists. Other events planned this week include a social mixer at the Lynhall and Cliché’s Crosswalk. For tickets, locations, times, and more info, head over to