Memphis Fashion Week 2018

Posted by Holly Whitfield | April 10th 2018 1030 0

Ed. Note: It’s time for another Memphis Fashion Week! Local fashion blogger Kim Thomas is here with a schedule and info about the week’s events. Don’t miss her profile of two of the official Emerging Designers – click here to read that – or her blog at KPFusion.com.


Interested in attending Memphis Fashion Week? There are several events happening Wednesday through Saturday, and I’ve listed those here. The main runways shows are on Friday at the Graceland Car Museum and Saturday night at Memphis College of Art.

Here’s a breakdown of the festivities:

Wednesday April 11

Brooks Museum | Designer Talk with Ituen Bassey – 6pm-7pm (Open to the public)
Hear from fashion designer Ituen Bassey as she discusses accidental trend-setting and a retrospective look at her Ituen Basi brand and how it has evolved over the last 10 years.

Thursday April 12

Fashion Night Out Opening Party w/Rachel Roy 5:30pm – ($60 with $20 back in shopping credits)
Meet headlining designer Rachel Roy as well as featured designers and be the first to shop the looks you’ll see on the runway. 

Friday April 13

MFDN Trunk Show 10am-5pm (Open to the public)
Shop with both local designers and the designers featured on the runway during MFW.

Headliner Luncheon with Rachel Roy 11am ($800/table of 10)
Meet this year’s Headlining Designer Rachel Roy as we learn about her road to success at an intimate luncheon.

Graceland Car Museum | Runway Shows 7pm ($60-$250)
Headlining Designer: Rachel Roy
Featured: Ituen Basi, This is Sloane, Daniel Magana Bridal, T I E N A

Saturday April 14

MFDN Trunk Show 10am-5pm(Open to the public)
Shop with both local designers and the designers featured on the runway during MFW.

Memphis College of Art | Runway Shows 7pm ($60-$250)
Emerging: Demi Blvck Designs, Siss Viss by Mary Ambrose and the Emerging Memphis Designer Project (EMDP)

To learn more about the events: https://www.memphisfashionweek.org/events

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memphis-fashion-week-2018-tickets-42424327305?aff=MFWweb#tickets


About The Author/Photographer
Kim Thomas is a lifestyle blogger + photographer based in Memphis, TN. Launched in September 2010, her blog KP Fusion provides of-the-moment fashion, style and beauty tips + trends with a little Memphis, TN flavor thrown in. Whether it’s high, low, fast fashion, vintage, or something new, like a well-edited wardrobe, there’s a place for it on the blog.


Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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