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.


Feb 04, 2015

Ruby3 featured Februrary 7th at 2200 Degrees Fashion Benefit for Foci

2200° is a collaborative art experience fusing glass, fashion, and music presented in a high impact runway show to benefit Foci Minnesota Center for Glass Arts’ education and community outreach programs.


Collections from local designers StevenBe, Raquel Redmond, Heavenly Weltanschauung, Anna Lee, Christiana Kippels, and Treat & Co. and boutiques Atmosfere and Restyle Minneapolis; accessorized by hand blown glass pieces created by Foci MCGA member artists; mc’d by Shannan Paul, live music by DJ Stevie Ray, Wenso Ashby & Zsame

Featuring luminaries Robyne Robinson, Sara Rogers, Jahna Peloquin, Kelly Miyamoto and Sheila Lenss to honor their support of local non-profit & arts organizations. They’ll be walking the runway in their favorite LBD (little black dresses) and glass pieces designed specifically for them.


Foci Minnesota Center for Glass Arts studio
2010 East Hennepin Avenue, Building 10, Minneapolis


Friday, February 6, 7-9 pm Heat & Greet party to meet designers, artists & luminaries Fashion on Fire
Saturday, February 7, 7-9 pm - Fashion on Fire Runway Show
Sunday, February 8, 1-4 pm - HauteShop exclusive sale offering glass art & fashion from 2200°

Tickets available here

$55 VIP gets you admission to both Friday, Saturday night and Sunday open to all
$25 admission to Fashion on Fire only Sunday open to all

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