June 2: Joynöelle Fashion Show: “Stutz on Loring” showcases fashion designer Joynöelle’s newest ready-to-wear collection “Pretty in Paleo” tonight from 7–10 p.m. Mingle during the social hour at 7 (complete with a cash bar and complimentary appetizers) before the runway lights go on at 8. Tickets and more details are available online. All proceeds go to the Kill Kancer community in honor of designer Joy Teiken’s mother and organizer Mary Beth Mueller’s husband. (1612 Harmon Pl., Minneapolis)
Now: Primrose Park launches online store: The Northeast Minneapolis boutique expands its realm to the online world with a new website. Scroll through your favorite sweaters, dresses, blouses, skirts and jackets while at home or on the go. Shopping just became that much easier (primroseparkmpls.com).
June 4: My Sister Launch Party: Stop by Aria this Thursday, where My Sister plans to launch its Summer 2015 collection of apparel and accessories, complete with a cocktail hour, dancing, fashion show, and more. And before you leave, be sure to read more about the brand’s efforts toward raising awareness for sex trafficking worldwide. (5:30-10 p.m., 105 N. 1st St., Minneapolis, facebook.com/events)
June 5: Kit and Ace Opening: The wife and son of lululemon’s founders open shop for a new lifestyle apparel brand (think: yoga ensembles but fancier, minimalist, and cashmere-clad) in Minneapolis’ North Loop Friday. The store is located right above Roe Wolfe and features custom furnishing complete with decor from local designers and artists. Don’t miss your chance to stop by as one of the first to sift through the brand’s modern pieces. (113 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis, kitandace.com)
June 5: Artist Statements T-shirt Project Launch at MIA + MOA store: The Minneapolis Institute of Art celebrates its 100th birthday in style with limited-edition T-shirts created by five renowned contemporary artists. The project launches Friday at MIA and MOA. All T-shirts will be sold to the general public. Visit MIA’s website for more information. (2400 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-870-3000, artsmia.org)
June 6-14: Flirt Boutique’s Semi-Annual Sale: This Saturday marks the start of Flirt Boutique’s semi-annual sale. Visit the store for 40% off select clothing and accessories. (177 Snelling Ave N., St. Paul, flirt-boutique.com)
June 6: Tess & Tricia Layering Party at Roe Wolfe: New layering accessories from Tess & Tricia make their debut at Roe Wolfe this Saturday. Pieces include gold and white turquoise detailing, sea and fossil stones, and faceted pyrite. Stop by and try on a necklace or two. Trust us, your summer wardrobe will thank you. (113 Washington Ave. N. #100, Minneapolis, 612-294-6583, roewolfe.com)
Through June 6: Askov Finlayson Sunglasses Sale: Askov Finlayson’s summer sale is back with 25% off all sunglass brands. Don’t miss your chance to visit the store before the sale ends Saturday—because we all know you can never have too many pairs of summer shades. (200 N. 1st St., Minneapolis, 612-206-3925, askovfinlayson.com)