44th annual University of Minnesota Senior Fashion Show, 'twelve,' hits the runway Feb. 18
Two Saturday evening shows to highlight work by U of M student designers
MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL (02/09/2012) —“Twelve,” the 44th annual University of Minnesota Senior Fashion Show, will take place on Saturday, Feb. 18, with runway shows at 5:30 and 8 p.m. in the courtyard of Ralph Rapson Hall, 89 Church St. S.E., Minneapolis. The event will exhibit the work of 11 talented senior designers from the university's College of Design.
The seniors have conceived and developed a personal clothing line while simultaneously working as a group to plan a cohesive event. The showcased collections represent their final venture as students in the Apparel Design program. A standing exhibition of work by the sophomore class and pre-runway show from the junior class will also be included.
The annual fashion show attracts an audience of more than 1,000, including local designers, retailers, students, faculty and industry professionals. Ticket prices are $20 in advance ($50 VIP), $25 (non-VIP) at the door, and $10 balcony ($12 at the door). Tickets sell quickly, and may be purchased online at http://fashionshow.design.umn.edu.
To learn more about the show, visit http://fashionshow.design.umn.edu, www.twitter.com/SrFashionShow official hashtag #12FashionShow or www.facebook.com/seniorfashionshow.