Fashion notes: Up Six clearance

JAHNA PELOQUIN | Updated 3/6/2013

Look by Christopher Straub for the Shows, Minneapolis-St. Paul Fashion Week, fall 2012.
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Up Six clearance

St. Paul vintage store Up Six is making room for spring merchandise with its semiannual clearance sale. The store will offer 30 percent off all clothing and accessories for men and women, up to 50 percent off mid-century furnishings and housewares, 20 percent off all jewelry and case items, and deep discounts on LPs, lighting and art. (Tue.-next Sun. Up Six Vintage, 157 N. Snelling Av., St. Paul. 651-917-0470.)

The Shows

Minneapolis-St. Paul Fashion Week continues with its signature event, the Shows. Spanning two nights, the Shows boast a cross-section of top established and emerging fashion designers, presenting their fall/winter 2013 lines. Thursday’s lineup includes the first collections from Max Lohrbach and Ivan Idland since 2011, plus Kjurek, Gina Marie Vintage and Nicole Larson, while Friday’s show presents collections from Christopher Straub, Samantha Rei, Caroline Hayden, TIM + THOM and Mary Pranica. (7:45 p.m. Thu. & Fri. $25-$35. Aria, 105 N. 1st St., Mpls. www.mnfashion.org.)