Anna Lee is a Saint Paul-based milliner and designer with a heart for community and a mind for industry development for independent fashion and the arts. Her hat making career started over 15 years ago when a dress she designed needed something extra. She founded Ruby3 in 2000 and proceeded to take on every creative project she could, including founding the rock-n-roll fashion show and design incubator Voltage: Fashion Amplified in 2004, and the fashion organization MNfashion in 2006.
She currently works in accessories product development for Target Corporation and is focusing on developing seasonal collections for Ruby3 and mentoring emerging designers.
Oct 22, 2010
Ruby3 at Maiden Minnesota
Maiden Minnesota is a fun, socializing and charitable shopping event featuring some of the best women-owned businesses in Minnesota. Spend the night with friends mingling and shopping for the wonderful products and services that keep us stylish and in love with Minnesota.
More than 35 “Maidens” will show you their fashion, jewelry, accessories, home décor, specialty food items and more. The event will feature exclusive sales and merchandise, as well as a silent auction.
Maiden Minnesota also helps support and raise awareness for Free Arts Minnesota, a local non-profit organization dedicated to bringing the healing powers of art and mentorship into the lives of abused, neglected and at-risk children and their families.
Maiden Minnesota www.maidenminnesota.com
November 4, 2010, 5 – 10 pm
The Graves 601 Hotel