RED CARPET 7PM | DOORS OPEN 7:30PM | RUNWAY BEGINS 8PM
Exuberant color and bold designs from an array of distinctive fashion designers come to life on the catwalk at the Festival’s debut ICONIC Connections Fashion Expo. Featured designers include New Haven’s legendary Neville Wisdom, Project Runway’s Prajjé Oscar, NYC-based sisters Ng2 Studios, Connecticut’s LàMoo Designs, and NYC-based gender-affirming designer Isalina Sánchez. The designers’ creative journeys are reflected in their one-of-a-kind-pieces, from femme to abstract, cut to draped. Hosted by multitalented model & creative Kayon Kiss with beats by DJ JD Presents. Walk the red carpet area to gather and show off your looks and take photos before the runway starts.