MARCH 10 | APRIL 28 | JUNE 2  Sunday Evenings

Lumber Exchange Event Center | 10 South 5th Street | Minneapolis, MN

 

Bravery is Beautiful!  HEAR THEIR STORIES. BE INSPIRED. FEEL EMPOWERED.

Unveiled Beauty: Cultivating YOU! (3 events only!) is an empowering event series created for women by women, with a mission to create an empowering space to embrace the journey of life and the beauty of oneself through storytelling, knowledge and sisterhood.  At each event, speakers take the audience through a collection of life stories that evoke passion, courage and greater understanding. 

Whether you come unaccompanied or with a friend, you will feel welcome in this space.

Included in Each Event:
Inspirational Speakers | Interactive Discussion | Small Bites
Poetry Reading | Networking

VIP ticket holders to receive a FREE empowerment bag, preferred seating and signed copy of Unveiled Beauty: Handwritten Stories from a Poetic Heart by and from Lisa Harris, Founder at Fashion Meets Poetry.

Open to the public, intended for a female audience.
Space is limited and events often sell out.
Advanced ticket purchase required.

Fashion Meets Poetry, led by founder Lisa Harris, is changing the landscape of women’s empowerment by using the power of poetry, beauty & fashion combined with stories of bravery from everyday women. Lisa’s goal is to empower and to provide the everyday woman a platform to share her personal stories of Bravery.

 

Speakers & Dates

(click on below Event dates for event details and ticket purchase)

ROBYN DEUSTERMAN

MJ BERST

FABIANA PETERSON

PAULETTE LEGRED

ELIZABETH REYNOLDS

NANCY HANG

KELLY ANDERSON

CHAZ SANDIFER

LORI MENTELE

MARICELLA HERRERA

BEATRICE ADENODI

TINA NESS

Series Emcee

 

Our Team

VISIONARY & FOUNDER
LISA HARRIS

Lisa Harris is the Founder of Fashion Meets Poetry. After over 18 years leading major branding initiatives, product development, strategy and retail buying for several Fortune 500 companies and nationally recognized brands – she published her first book, Unveiled Beauty: Handwritten Stories from a Poetic Heart. This book launched an entire platform of empowerment and community engagement to support women. Lisa has produced 14 events presented by Fashion Meets Poetry since launching her book and celebrates her 3rd year of the Unveiled Beauty: Cultivating YOU! women's empowerment events.

SPECIAL EVENTS PRODUCER 
AMBER ROSE BJERKE

Amber Rose is the Founder of 3BOSSES working with companies on strategic marketing initiatives, is passionate about cause marketing which brings the business community together with charities and other mission based organizations and is celebrating more than 15 years of living and building relationships in the Twin Cities! Amber Rose has been the special events producer for 13 Fashion Meets Poetry events, is a former Unveiled Beauty speaker (November 2017) and celebrates her 3rd year producing the Unveiled Beauty: Cultivating YOU! women's empowerment events.

ART DIRECTOR 
TRESSIE SCHNEIDER

Tressie has transformed her deep love for beauty and fashion into a successful thirteen year career as a fashion editor, stylist and makeup artist. Tressie is the artistic director and creator of Trending with Tressie, a beauty & fashion website and online boutique as well as the editor of The Trend Report - TwT, a high fashion editorial magazine. She has also worked on many published editorials and at New York Fashion Week. Tressie joined this platform as an Unveiled Beauty speaker (June 2017), styled our Unveiled Beauty X Fashion Show (2018) and is now an official part of our Fashion Meets Poetry team.

 

Presenting Sponsor

 

Diamond Sponsors

THANK YOU ALSO TO THE FOLLOWING CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Chris McDuffie Photography
Art Direction (website photography): Tressie Schneider, Trending with Tressie
Hair Stylists (website photography): Gina Watkins of Suite Spot Collective, Ande St. Micheal
Makeup Artisans (website photography): Amanda Otis with Fox Face Studios