This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Iowa State Fashion Show, an event produced entirely by Iowa State students, one of the largest of its kind in the nation.
The Fashion Show 2022 theme is “Resurgence”. In collaboration with Urban Outfitters, The Fashion Show will take place on Saturday at 7pm in Stephen’s Auditorium.
Ahead of the event, Fashion Week will take place and offer multiple events that students are looking forward to. Here’s what to mark on your calendar for this week:
Monday 19:00 – 21:00 Game night
Kick off the start of Fashion Week with bingo and board games hosted in Memorial Union’s Great Hall. The bingo winner will receive a $ 20 Urban Outfitters gift card.
Join in the fun and bring your friends to healthy competition. There will also be free tarot readings.
Tuesday 15:30 – 18:30 Tote Bag decoration
Decorate canvas bags with The Fashion Show Resurgence themed stencils and brightly colored markers and paint.
Bring $ 5 in cash to decorate a TFS-branded bag. Simple and free pouches will also be provided.
This event will take place in LeBaron Hall 1009.
Wednesday 18 – 19 ISU Tartan Design Competition
The first ISU Tartan Design Competition is an opportunity for students to use their creativity to drape fabric into eye-catching designs. Students wishing to compete will receive ISU-branded Scottish fabric, a half-scale mannequin and T-pins to create their own design.
Dr Eulanda Sanders, chair of the AESHM department, donated cash prizes to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
Voting on these models will take place on Saturday at The Fashion Show 2022 event.
This event will be held in LeBaron Hall 2063.
Thursday 14:00 – 16:00 Potting
Decorate flower pots and plant seeds as you contribute to The Fashion Show’s philanthropy. This event supports the Pollinator Partnership, which encourages planting habitats for pollinators such as bees, butterflies and birds.
This event will be held in LeBaron Hall 1009.
Friday ALL DAY Behind the scenes
Behind the Scenes Day will provide a deeper look at the Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Department by sharing student experiences. The event will end with the participation in the last dress rehearsal for The Fashion Show.
This event is designed for prospective students and their families as well as for high school teachers and their students.
There is a $ 10 fee to participate in this event which must be paid upon registration. Here is the link to register.
Here is the program for the whole day:
8 – 8:30 – Check-In at the Stephens Auditorium
8:30 – 9:00 – Welcome and Orientation
9 – 9:30 – Transport to LeBaron Hall
9:30 – 11:25 – Morning sessions
11:30 – 13 – Lunch and Student Experience Fair at the Student Innovation Center
13:15 – 14:30 – Breakout afternoon workshops
14:30 – 15:00 – Transport to the Stephens Auditorium
15 – 15:45 – AMD Student Panel
16:00 – The dress rehearsal of the fashion show
Friday 18 – 20 Food Trucks
Located in lot 40 near the Farm Bureau Pavilion, there will be a food truck for Behind the Scenes attendees and Fashion’s Night Out guests.
Friday 19:00 – 21:00 Fashion’s Night Out
Ring on the eve of The Fashion Show with the announcement of this year’s Fashion Show Scholarship Winners. Student designers, directors and their committee members will be highlighted.
The prizes will be delivered at 20:00
Saturday 7pm The Fashion Show 2022: Rebirth Event
Come to the Stephens Auditorium to see all the hard work that the student designers and directors have put into The Fashion Show 2022. Doors will open at 6pm The show will start punctually at 7pm
Tickets are required and must be purchased at the Iowa State Center box office or from the Ticketmaster.