OFW February 2017: Designer Showcase II

By Omaha Fashion Week (other events)

Friday, February 24 2017 6:00 PM 10:00 PM

Come early to enjoy the Borsheims Red Carpet Experience and shop our Pop-Up Market during the Pretty in Patina Pre-Party complete with live entertaiment by Reesa Renee all the way from the DC Metro! VIP guests will enjoy catering by Patricia Catering and Cocktails in addition to complimentary drinks in our VIP Lounge and valet parking! Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 8 p.m. emcee'd by KETV's David Earl and will debut new collections by the following designers:

HEADLINER: Paulie Gibson, St. Louis menswear designer who strives to empower men to feel comfortable and be themselves. "Bottom line, be who you are and love it!"- Paulie Gibson

Miranda Hanson: Sixteen year old Omaha designer is creating a monochromatic, ready-to-wear line inspired by 80's silhouettes and fashion trends.

SKM Fashion: Omaha high school student, Sydney Moore will show a collection representing the realities of high school life; focusing specifically on dress code double standards and featuring hand-written slang phrases used by students.

Fat Owl Fashion: Newcomer Elayne Gibson presents gender neutral, fluid pieces that put on emphasis on accessibility and comfort. Pieces will be tailored specifically for wheelchair users, individuals with sensory disorders, and members of the transgender community.

Judy Bales: Iowa-based artist that creates what she calls extreme jewelry. Her fashion-as-art pieces are inspired by water and will use plastics, wire, metal and plastic grids to create dramatic pieces to be worn on the neck and shoulders.

Aaron Sobetski: high school student from Omaha who will showcase elaborate construction detail under his collection of black and white evening gowns. Sheer fabrics and reflective vinyl will create an X-ray effect.

Nuevintage: Veteran designer, Terri Buckner upcycles and repurposes vintage materials into one-of-a-kind pieces. A combination of vintage fabrics will be used to create jackets, dresses and tops in a boho winter theme.


Non-refundable ticket. All ages show. You must be seated by 8 p.m. Any open seats after 8 p.m. will be forfeited.

Mailing Address

Omaha Fashion Week 1502 Cuming Street Omaha, NE 68102