Minnesota has one of the largest community of Liberians in the USA. So, it is only fitting that designer Korto Momolu will headline the ‘Runway Africa’ show to be held in Minnesota on July 17th, 2010. Other designers joining her include: Local Minnesotan designers Ariel Simone and Grace Crawford, Mekdi Design (Ethiopia), Modahnik (Uganda/Congo), Lalesso (South Africa/Kenya), Mami Afrika (Kenya). To attend the event, purchase tickets at www.vitalculture.com.
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