This Week In Fashion: Azede Jean-Pierre Trunk Show + Haute Hip-Hop Opens
Jan. 28: TOCO Shop STL Grand Opening
Shop for a great cause this Thursday for the grand opening of TOCO Shop STL’s Cherokee Street location from 10am-7pm. The grand opening event includes discounts and specials all day and an evening celebration with live music and potluck provided by TOCO members. Profits support the non-profit Tapestry of Community Offerings.
Website | 2714 Cherokee Street
Jan. 29: Lusso x COCA present Azede Jean-Pierre Trunk Show and Meet and Greet
Join 2015 Saint Louis Fashion Fund Caleres Emerging Designer Award finalist Azede Jean-Pierre for a meet-and-greet + trunk show event at Lusso in Clayton from 11am-3pm. The designer will be on hand with her current collection, with 10 percent of the sales benefitting COCA St. Louis.
Website | Lusso, 165 Carodolet Plaza
Jan. 29: Haute Hip-Hip Opening at projects+gallery
Join fashion and art gallery projects+gallery, on Friday from 5-8pm for the opening of their latest show. HAUTE HIP-HOP celebrates the rise of the hip-hop phenomenon and its preeminent influence on contemporary art, culture, and fashion. Featured artists include Tyler Boye, Jermaine Clark, Joe Conzo, Dolce & Gabbana, Shepard Fairey, Fantich & Young, Gregory Ingram, Jonathan Mannion, Charlie Le Mindu, Marilyn Minter, Moschino, Toyin Ojih Odutola, Fahamu Pecou, Hank Willis Thomas, Mickalene Thomas, Valentino, and Kehinde Wiley.
Free | 4733 McPherson Ave.
Jan. 31: Xpressionz Fashion Show
Ja’Ve Bates and Richard Washington are slated to host a fashion show-meets-spoken word poetry event at Third Degree Glass Factory on Sunday, Jan. 31 at 7pm. Desginers include Clothes by Eesh, Designs by J Stocking, J’amore Chic by Jamie Nelson, Enk’d Brand and Cory Lampkin. Proceeds will be given to Jessica’s B Academy which assists in the educational development of special needs students.
Tickets available at the door | Third Degree Glass Factory, 5200 Delmar Blvd.
Save the Date:
Feb. 3-8: Macy’s + American Heart Association Go Red For Women Event
Shop Macy’s for a good cause from Feb. 3-8 where the company will celebrate the 11th year of supporting the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement. Shoppers are invited to wear red or purchase the 2016 Red Dress pin for $3 to receive special discounts, with 100 percent of the pin sales benefiting the cause. Macy’s will also donate 10 percent of the purchase price of three exclusive red dresses by Kensie, Thalia and Calvin Klein to Go Red For Women, as well as exclusive Go Red Ideology active wear available in select stores and online at Macys.com.
Feb. 4: Gent! Men’s Designer Showcase
Tickets are now on sale for GENT!, Brainchild Events men’s designer showcase that will take place once again at Mungenast Lexus on Feb. 4, 2016. Designers include Paulie Gibson (STL), Skif International (STL), Casanova (NYC) and Christian Michael (KC). There will also be a special presentation by Isaiah Jenkins III. For more information, visit the official event page.
Tickets | Mungenast Lexus of St. Louis, 13700 Manchester Road, Manchester
Feb. 4: Stella York Trunk Show
At Stella York Trunk Show, Feb. 4 from 10am-5pm, all your bridal attire woes will be put to rest. After enjoying an early glimpse at this season’s latest designs, you will be hard-pressed to leave without settling on an exquisite dress for your special day.
Website | Boulevard Bridal, 300 Lake St. Louis Boulevard, Lake St. Louis