It's fashion week in Minnesota, too!

Fashion Week MN kicks off this weekend with several events showcasing local designers. Here with the highlights is Mpls.St.Paul Magazine style editor Allison Kaplan

Slihouette Fashion Show: Featuring original collections by Christopher Straub, Caroline Hayden and Tess Ross. Tonight at Calhoun Beach Club.

WINSOME and Workerby Present: The Shoot. Get an intimate look into the process of a fashion shoot. Meet designers including WINSOME Goods, Ruby 3, House of Gina Marie, Emily Trevor and Neal Jewelry and view their goods up close. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Public Functionary, 1400 12th Ave. N.E..

Lark. Brothers and designers Tim and Thom Navarro present a fashion show featuring their own designs along with fellow designers Samantha Rei and Jagress Intimates. Sept. 25 at 8 p.m., Minneapolis Club, 729 Second Ave. S., Mpls.

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