voltage favorite: kevin kramp

Kevin Kramp was, hands down, my favorite from this year’s Voltage: Fashion Amplified show at First Avenue. Kramp presented a collection of conceptual knitwear for men that made my heart flutter. The work that went into each piece was insane. I repeat, insane. It takes my mom a decade or two to knit a baby … Continue reading

MNfashion Week

It’s here again! MNfashion Week kicks off on Friday, April 16 with Voltage: Fashion Amplified at First Avenue. A weeks worth of events follows the big show and promises to bring out the best in local design. MNfashion hosted a kick-off party for fashion week at Spill the Wine this past week, which brought together … Continue reading

prada dresses never broke my heart before.

Today, one of my favorite local consignment/vintage stores, My Sister’s Closet on Grand Avenue in St. Paul, had the first day of their annual winter clearance sale. The store is owned by two sisters and is home to everything from Banana Republic to Moschino (along with the most incredible selection of vintage hats, scarves, bags and … Continue reading

mnfashion week… it does exist.

For the first time ever, we have an entire WEEK devoted to local creative talents in the Twin Cities. What was once a Wednesday-Sunday gig every fall and spring has turned Saturday – Saturday. Hooray! MN Fashion just posted the schedule of events and I now present you with my fashion week itinerary, which includes … Continue reading