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African-Inspired Fashion Show to Hit Runway with A “Natural” Twist

(Columbia, SC) On Saturday, the EdVenture Children’s Museum will transform into a runway show and celebration for African-inspired fashion and natural hair at Kinks & Kouture.

Kinks & Kouture comes to the Midlands as the first runway event from Adai Quaye, Creator of Avahscloset, after a 12-month break. “Creatives need a break sometimes… and I needed to revamp, rebrand, and redesign new looks,” she said.

In partnership with Kim Richard, CEO of Natural Roots, LLC, the pair will create an unforgettable night with Neek, of Hot 103.9, as the host. Kinks & Kouture will also feature:

-Preview of Avahscloset fall/winter collection
-Natural and healthy hair tutorials
-Body Paint & Art by Simplee B Creations
-Entertainment
-Swag Bags

Beginning at 6 p.m., VIP tickets holders are invited to a reception with light Hors d’Oeuvres prepared by local chefs.  The reception will also feature exclusive cocktails sponsored by Remy Martin, Tito’s Vodka, 1800 Tequila and Virginia Black. The runway show will start at 7 p.m.

Advanced tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite (Keyword “Kinksandkouture”) or the day of show. Ticket prices are $20 with a limited number VIP tickets remaining for $30. Proceeds from Kinks & Kouture will be donated to the Children of Tailors in Ghana, West Africa.

Other event sponsors also include Aunt Jackie’s, CURLS, TGIN, Miss Jessie’s, Universal Beauty Products (My DNA), Abraham Stanley, and JessiCurl. For more information or ticket information, email adai@avahscloset.com or call 803.393.2520.

 

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