Sticks Studio 400
400 E Locust Street, Suite #13

VIP Cocktail Party: 6:30 – 7:30pm
Show begins at 8pm

Attire: Cocktail Chic

Join us downtown at Sticks for the opening night of Des Moines Fashion Week! This open-air event will feature unique accessories from designers Massimilianio Stanco, Aok Antiques & Jewelry, Sticks and more.

VIP ticket holders are invited to start the evening early with a special cocktail party, mingle with the models and connect with boutique owners beginning at 6:30. The  show will begin at 8! So put on your favorite cocktail attire, invite your friends, and join us for a wonderful night of fashion in Des Moines. We can't wait to see you!




Noce Jazz Cabaret
1326 Walnut Street

VIP Cocktail Party with Max Wellman: 6:30 – 7:30pm
Show begins at 8pm

Attire: Cocktail Chic 

Evening two of the DSMFW will be held at one of the most popular new venues in Des Moines, Noce! Street style will be the theme of the night and we'll be featuring a variety of top-notch local and Midwest designers.

VIP ticket holders are invited to start the evening early and meet the designers, boutique owners and mingle with the models at the cocktail party beginning at 6:30pm with special guest performer Max Wellman.

Get ready for a night of Street Style fashion and excitement at Noce. We look forward to seeing you there!




Splash Seafood Bar & Grill
303 Locust St.

Silver VIP Cocktail Party: 6:30 – 7:30pm
Gold VIP Dinner: 6:00 – 7:30pm (view menu details here)
Show begins at 8pm

Attire: Black Tie Formal

Top off an amazing week of fashion with a huge Grand Finale at Splash featuring top Midwest designers in menswear, avant-garde and evening-wear! This evening will showcase a variety of incredible designers including Parson's student Kate WalzDan RichtersChristian Micheal ShusterMassimiliano Stanco, and FIT Student Dalton Taylor.

Silver VIP ticketholders will not only get front row seats for the show, but also an invitation to the VIP Cocktail Party beginning at 6:30 where you'll enjoy champagne and wine, networking, a red carpet photo-op, and mingling with the designers of the evening!

Gold VIP ticketholders are invited to begin the evening with a delectable five-course dinner experience at Splash beginning at 6pm (see the full menu here). As a Gold VIP, you'll also get a behind-the-scenes look at the event by meeting and getting to know the entire DSMFW production team prior to the show, and you'll also be able to meet the designers, mingle with the models of the show in person! Gold VIPs will also receive front-row spots for the evening for the perfect view of the Grand Finale.

Help us close an extraordinary first Fashion Week by joining us for our Grand Finale. We can't wait to see you there!

Image by: Matt Niebuhr Models: Nick Schulze & Colleen Seuren The Peak Agency

Image by: Matt Niebuhr

Models: Nick Schulze & Colleen Seuren

The Peak Agency