ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Move over New York and Paris, the first New Mexico Fashion Week kicks off Thursday.
It’s being held at the Albuquerque Apparel Center in the First Plaza Galleria downtown.
Award-winning designer Melissa Lea Beasley hopes to turn that part of downtown into a fashion district. She hopes to use money raised this week for a fashion school.
Fashion Week will showcase clothing and accessories by New Mexico and southwest designers.