Iowa Fashion Apparel Market
Minnekota Markets - Ames, IA

VENUE

Quality Inn & Suites Ames Conference Center

2601 East 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Phone:  1 (515) 817-1661

2022 MARKETS
Dates & Time:

August 18-19, 2022
Thursday  9-6 pm
Friday 9-5 pm

October 26-27, 2022
Wednesday  9-6 pm
Thursday  9-5 pm

2023 DATES

February 22-23, 2023
April 20-21, 2023
August 17-18, 2023
October 19-20, 2023

Welcome to the
IOWA FASHION APPAREL
MINNEKOTA MARKETS WHOLESALE TRADE SHOW in Ames, IA

Buyers  see contemporary trends and leading brands of apparel, accessories, jewelry, footwear, gifts and more. This  wholesale trade show is four times a year. Market dates are scheduled for optimal attendance based on the fashion industry sell and delivery dates. The IOWA FASHION MARKET started in 1942 at the Hotel Fort Des Moines Hotel with a group of sales reps., it was at the Holiday Inn for many years and then moved around a couple of more times, to be at the Quality Inn Conventions Center in Ames, IA. It is a private wholesale trade show that is not open to the public.  Only exhibitors and retailer buyers are allowed.

 

COURTESIES & AMENITIES WE OFFER RETAIL BUYERS

  • We appreciate you!  You’ll receive a warm welcome, efficient registration & name tag at the door
  • Start the tradeshow with a cup of complimentary coffee, water & granola bar
  • See what’s trending and connect with knowledgeable sales representatives of apparel, accessories, jewelry, gifts, shoes and more!
  • Free & Easy Accessible Parking!
  • A Buyers Guide is mailed out 30 days in advance and available at the Welcome & Registration Desk.
  • View the Vendors & Lines online until the next show (mobile friendly website)
  • No Fee to Attend the Market for the Buyers / Store

 

Enjoy the New Restaurant at the Quality Inn:
Las Palmas Mexican Grill & Bar

Open daily 11 am to 10 pm

Complimentary Jimmy Johns & Chips on the second day at Noon

 

 

 

 

 

Work, Relax, & Enjoy

Stay at the

Quality Inn & Suites Ames Conference Center
2601 East 13th Street, Ames, IA 50010

Reservations:  1 (515) 817-1661

Ask for the Minnekota Markets rate:
$84.95 plus tax Sleeping Room Rate

Breakfast Included
Must Reserve 30 Days Prior

Enjoy the comfortable new beds,
hot breakfast and wonderful customer service.
Use the workout room or take a swim.

Look forward to seeing you at the next market!
Thank you for supporting the sales reps
and the Minnekota Markets!

BARCIA, JOE
CALKINS, JULIE

Joe & Julie

JOE-N-JULIE
1310 Little John
Grayling, MI  49738
*Cell (989) 390-0013
Email:  joeandjulie2009@gmail.com

RENUAR—Related Separates offering versatility, modernity, trend & color
PARSLEY & SAGE - Culturally Inspired Tops & Jackets for today’s women (Sportswear, Plus Size)
CARINE – Custom Print & Burnout Tops Designed & Cut to Ensure a Perfect Fit
LUCA VANUCCI -  Comfortable, Casual Knitwear with a light, fresh color palette for the Modern Women.
COTTONWAYS - Collection of Natural Fibers in a Dazzling Array of Garment dyed Colors (Missy & Plus)
NOSTALGIA – Separates not only pretty, but, practical, versatile and instantly wearable at a GREAT price
Categories: Sportswear
Pricing: Moderate
Sizes: Missy

BIRCH, BARB
HARRISON, NATHAN

Belle Amore
6825 Brook Drive
Edina, MN 55439
(952) 944-0600
FAX* (952) 944-0200
Email: fromnathan@gmail.com

FOCUS FASHIONS Casual garment dyed full cut missy items and sportswear & fabulous special priced merchandise (Sportswear, Plus Size, Denim, Immediate Available)
TOTAL STOCKROOM - Joy Bra, Undie Couture, Violet Love, and Coobie and More Sportswear/ lingerie - accessories (Jewelry, Plus Size, Young Contemporary)
MARUSHKA Whimsical art on fashion & classic tops Made in USA (Sportswear, Gift Items, Accessories, Immediate Available)
COCO Y CLUB CYC Better line -Moderate Prices Canadian (Sportswear, Novelty Jackets, Missy, Sweaters, Plus Size, Immediate Available)
KATHARINA MARIE Tops, Made in USA, (Contemporary, Missy)
By JJ Updated sportswear (Sportswear, Immediate Available)
NU LOOK Knits & Wovens novelty items from Canada, Popular Prices (Contemporary, Sportswear, Dresses, Denim, Missy, Plus Size, Immediate Available)
SEA BREEZE Made in USA, garment dyed casual cotton (Novelty Jackets, Plus Size, Sportswear, Missy, Immediate Available)
BELLA AMORE Made in Italy updated fashion, mod prices, ... a must see line (WI, MN, IA, ND, SD, NE) (Novelty Jackets, Sportswear, Young Contemporary, Missy, Plus Size, Dresses, Sweaters, Immediate Available)
SAVVI Athleisure - mod price - missy, junior, plus (Activewear, Missy, Plus Size)
SEATTLE SILVER  Cashmere made in Germany - popular price (Sweaters, Missy)

BOYER-HURLBUT, LESLIE

Leslies Paris Treasures

10301 Bren Road West
Orange #358
Minnetonka, MN 55343
Office (612) 919-0790
*FAX (952) 767-0805
Email:  leslieboyerhurlbut4@gmail.com

 

 

LESLIE'S PARIS TREASURES
Swarovski Crystals, Mixed Metal, Enamels
One of a kind-from Paris, Diva Doll Necklaces
I-REVERSIBLE JACKETS Reversible
SALAAM CLOTHING CO.-Italian Knitwear in solids & prints, Dresses, Tops, Bottoms & Jackets. Made in USA
PANDEMONIUM- Faux Fur Coats, Jackets Hats Mitten, Gloves, & Scarves. Made in USA (Better Price Point)
YUSHI DESIGN - Made in USA
TANAMI SWEATERS- Knitwear, Sweaters Made in Bali

BURLIN, DENNY
HICKEY, HOLLY

Last Tango Spring 2023

DENNY BURLIN SALES, INC
Office (216) 701-2110
*Fax ( 216) 464-2331
Email: dennybsales10@gmail.com
Email:  Holly.dbsales@gmail.com


INSIGHT-
Best Fitting Pant for the Money & Incredible Jackets
AZI Jeans- Great Fitting Jeans, Jackets & Knits
LAST TANGO -
Travel & Shapewear. Made in USA
LOOK MODE - Made in Italy, a money-making line for your store
BELLA AMORE- Italian Styled Tops & Bottoms
INOAHA - Great print tops, dresses, tunics. Made in USA
SNOW SKINS- Made in USA
JUPEE - Sweater & Knit TopsCategory: Sportswear / Resort-wear
Pricing: Popular- Low / Moderate / Better
Sizes: Missy

CANCILLA, KATHLEEN

Kathleen & Crew
10301 Bren Road West
Orange #395
Minnetonka, MN 55343
(952) 767-0768
*Cell (612) 790-0258
*FAX (952) 933-0787
Email: kathleenandcrew@gmail.com

JAG Jeans Reinvented styles with our Best Kept Secret in contemporary
washes. Comfort & Style (Denim, Novelty Jackets, Sportswear)
SOYA CONCEPT Fashion forward European feminine designs Open sizing XS - XXL (Novelty Jackets, Sportswear, Sweaters)
PRAIRIE COTTON MADE IN USA -- Garment dyed tops in large assortment of colors & prints (Sportswear)
Cest Moi It's Me! Seamless bamboo tanks, tees, tops and leggings! Feels great against your skin. Ideal for layering! (Sportswear)
APNY Sportswear -- ecofriendly fabrics in bold colors and prints -- tops, tunics, tees, jackets!

Product Categories: Sportswear
Price: Popular-Low
Size: Misses

CHAMBERS, ROBERT

Wild Palms 2023 1

3663 Grand Avenue #1006
Des Moines, IA   50312
(515) 255-5303
*Cell (515) 314-0710
*FAX (515) 255-5303
Email: thegoodbob@juno.com

VARIATIONS Separates & dresses, missy & large sizes (Plus Size, Sportswear)
CHERISH Decorative sweaters & tops (Sportswear, Sweaters)
BETA'S CHOICE Casual tops, sweaters & jackets (Sportswear, Sweaters, Outerwear)
WILD PALMS Relaxed knits (Sportswear, Immediate Available)
COTTON SEED Missy line 100% preshrunk cotton separates offered for future and immediate delivery (Sportswear)

COOK, DEBORAH

LeCera Logo IMG_2865

10301 Bren Road West
Orange #360
Minnetonka, MN   55343
Office (612) 333-7953
*FAX (612) 333-3119
Email: deborahcook3@aol.com

ADORA HATS - Wool, Felt, Knit Hats & Caps for Fall
SUN & SAND Resort bags and hats (Accessories, Swimwear and Beachwear, Immediates Available)
LA CERA Sleepwear in 100% cotton & flannel, missy & plus sizes (Accessories, Plus Size, Immediates Available)

CRAWFORD, JEFF

Coronet Jewlery 2021

2505 Ridgewood Drive
West Des Moines, IA 50265
*Cell (515) 401-8599
*Fax (515) 222-1448
Email: jcrawfordsales@aol.com

CORONET JEWELRY (M)
Jewelry, Handbags, Scarves, Rings, Hair products, Readers & Watches

DEE, JODI

Tommy & Me IMG_0230

Mitchell, SD 50265
*Cell (605) 999-0252
Email: crimson.jodi@gmail.com

CRIMSON COLLECTION Fun, contemporary jewelry. Large assortments of necklaces, bracelets and earrings! (Accessories, Jewelry)
TommyandMe Collection Hip handbags, wallets, backpacks, scarves, ponchos and kimonos (Accessories)
TommyandMe Wearables Beautiful wraps and kimonos. Graphic T-shirts and more! (Sportswear)
Deals! By TommyandMe In season off-price clothing from top manufacturers (Sportswear)

HAND, STEVE

Very G Logo

VERY G - GYPSY JAZZ - MR J’S
*Cell: (630) 442-2065
Email: stevehand108@gmail.com

VERY G Shoes
GYPSY JAZZ Shoes
Mr J’s Shoes

 

FEIGES, STEVEN

Sunday by Godske 2

(715) 381-7234
*Cell (612)817-2695
*FAX (715)381-7234
Email:feigessales@gmail.com

SUNDAY by GODSKE- Missy & Sportswear
PURE ESSENCE Missy & Plus Sportswear
MICHAEL TYLER– Dresses & Sportswear
SOPHIA - Dresses & Separates
COMPLIMENTS-Missy, Plus & Sportswear
VIOLET RUBY-Missy & Sportswear

FISHER, DIANA

Diana's Casuals

24280 Douglas Drive
South Lyon, MI  48178
Office (248) 432-1496

Cell (248) 921-7991
FAX* (248) 248-6242
Email: diana@dianascasuals.com
Website:  www.dianascasuals.com

DIANA'S CASUAL JEWELRY- Fashion Accessories
GOOD MORNING USA JEWELRY
- Fashion Accessories

HELLER, ALAN

Carre Noir Pink long Dress (2)

Alan Heller Apparel, Inc.
173 Old Oak Court West
Buffalo Grove, IL  60089
*Cell (841) 651-3340
*Fax (847) 777-8103
Email: alanheller61@me.com
Email: SJJAH@aol.com

ISCA - Tops , Sweaters & Dresses at a great price from Montreal.
NALLY & MILLIE- Contemporary sportswear, moderate price. (Sportswear)
DAMEE- Jackets and Sportswear. (Outerwear, Sportswear)
ISLE / BAR - Contemporary sportswear and dresses, moderate prices. (Dresses & Suits, Sportswear)
CARRE NOIR- Dresses, Sportswear
UBU Coats and sportswear, Moderate to Better Prices. (Outerwear, Sportswear)
KUNKY’S Hand Painted Sweatshirts, Moderate Prices. (Sportswear)
ELENA WANG -Contemporary Sweaters, Sportswear, Dresses. Better Price Point. (Sweaters, Sportswear, Dresses & Suits
PAPER LACE-Sportswear, Dresses, Moderate Prices. (Sportswear)
SAGA- Contemporary Sportswear
ARTEX- Sportswear and Dresses, Moderately Priced. (Dresses & Suits, Sportswear)
FANTASIA -Sportswear, Dresses, Sweaters, Coats. (Sportswear, Dresses & Suits, Sweaters, Outerwear)
RADZOLI-
Contemporary Sportswear, Moderate Prices. (Sportswear)
COMPLI  K - Dresses & Sportswear
CLAIRE DEJAIDIN - Hand painted sportswear
VINE ST.- Contemporary Sportswear, Moderate Prices.
CUBISM - Sportswear
FLORA ASHLEY - Sportswear
ZEN KNITS Sportswear, Dresses. Moderately Priced. (Sportswear, Dresses & Suits)
BLEU BAYOU Missy Sportswear, Moderately Priced. (Sportswear)
ORANGE-Sweaters and Sportswear. Moderate Price (Sweaters, Sportswear)

 

KORINKE, KAREN

Hobo 2022 6.14

8806 West 105th Terrace.
Overland Park, KS 66212
*Cell 314-409-2137
E-mail: bagldy25@aol.com

HOBO BAGS
Handbags & Small Leather Goods (Accessories, Better Priced)
NORDIC BEACH APPAREL Sherpa Like Jackets (Apparel, Moderate Priced)
ILI LEATHERS Handbags, Small Leather Goods, Wallets & Gloves (Accessories, Moderate Priced)
SYLCA JEWELRY Jewelry & Accessories (Popular Priced)
SKINNIBELT
 No Buckle, No Bump...The Belt You Can't See!
MADE IN USA, High Quality Woven Elastic

MAPES, JEAN

Pine 6.14.22IMG_1294 (1)

2714 20th Street
Columbus, NE  68601
*Cell (402) 563-4773
*Fax (910) 673-2948
Email: jean@pineapparel.com
Website: www.pineapparel.com
Facebook: Pine Apparel with Jean

PINE APPAREL- Sportswear,
Dresses, X Sizes, Accessories
STEVEN EDWARDS – Sportswear
ELLEN & COMPANY – Sportsear
ERIC CASUAL

MARLOWE, LAURA

Iowa Flying Colors

Global Fashion Works LLC
7513 Connelley Drive, Suite A
Hanover, MD 21076
*Cell: (863) 632-9595
Email:  l.marlowe@globalfashionworks.com
Website:  www.flyingcolorsapparel.com

FLYING COLORS - is a fashion brand for style conscious, sophisticated sports enthusiasts. We design and develop fashion forward collegiate & boutique apparel. We offer unique, game day & boutique apparel that is classic with a contemporary twist. Quality & Unique product to keep you looking your best, not just Game day, & Everyday!

MAY, CHUCK & JAYNE

NYDJ 2022

40922 Guthrie Avenue
North Branch, MN 55056
(612) 325-8561
EMAIL: candjapparel@aol.com

NYDJ - Not Your Daughter's Jeans The original slimming jean with lift tuck technology (Denim, Immediates Available)
PICADILLY Updated missy coordinates, separates and dresses (Sportswear)
BACIANO Affordable novelty sweaters (Sweaters)
YAK & YETI Fair trade clothing (Sportswear, Immediates Available)
LIGHTHOUSE APPARELL  Destination & name drop apparel, t-shirts, sweatshirts & jackets (Novelty Jackets, Sportswear)
BALI Missy sportswear & dresses (Sportswear, Missy, Dresses)
IMPULSE OF CALIFORNIA  Missy tops. (Sportswear, Immediates Available)
LEMON GRASS Hand painted reversible novel tops and jackets. (Missy, Novelty Jackets, Contemporary)

LASKY, REBECCA & IRA

Habitat logo IMG_1295

Rebecca & Company
5733 N Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660
(847) 924-3621
FAX (847) 251-0203
E-mail:  dresspeople@gmail.com

HABITAT – Clothes to LIVE-IN
Unique Shirts, tops & sweaters in beautiful fabrics & colors.
ESCAPE by HABITAT – FUN 100% Cotton casual weekend wear in 25 solid colors & one of a kind prints
LIV by HABITAT -  Contemporary
styling for the updated Missy Customer.
Categories: Sportswear
Price Point:  Moderate to Better
Size: Missy & Plus

NEWELL, SEAN

Tribla 2023 1

Newell Sales
10301 Bren Road West Orange 354
Minnekota, MN 55343
*Office (952) 217-5461
*Cell (612) 819-8662
*Fax (952) 217-5465
Email: newellsales354@gmail.com

TRIBAL - Contemporary Sportswear, Tops, Sweaters, Dresses, Shorts, Capris, Jeans, Activewear, & Swimwear
PBJ BLUES -  100% Cotton Sweaters w/ Vintage Wash Sweaters & Basic Cotton Knits
Categories:  Sportswear,
Category: Sportswear  Price: Moderate  Sizes: Misses

ROSENBERG, EVAN

RosenbergLogo

 

Rosenberg & Associates
10301 Bren Road West, Orange #364
Minnetonka, MN 55343
(612) 343-3221 or (800) 869-1030
*Cell (612)961-2876
* FAX (612) 339-6762
Email:  evan@drosenbergassoc.com

L HAMRICK - Coordinates, Separates, Dresses, Pants & Skirts at Affordable Prices
SOUTHERN LADY -
Coordinates, Separates, Dresses, Pants & Skirts at Affordable Prices
N' TOUCH-Contemporary Coordinates, Separates, Pants& Skirts at Affordable Prices
LINKS-
Coordinates, Separates, Dresses, Pants & Skirts at Affordable Prices
(Price: Popular, Sizes: Missy, Petite, & Plus)
seven forty two - Contemporary Tops & Affordable Prices
MULTIPLES- Contemporary Tops, Jackets & Sweaters (Sportswear)
SLIMSATIONS- Contemporary Bottoms with Slimming Tummy Panel
FASHION CAGE / CREATIONS - Novelty Top, sweaters, cardigans & dresses
(Size: Missy & Plus, Price: Popular to Moderate)
LAURA HLAVAC – Contemporary Knitwear Athleisure Wear
d-a-s-h - Affordable Novelty Bottoms & Tops (Linens, Twills, Satins & Travel Fabrics)
ORIGAMI- Novelty Contemporary Cardigans, Vests & Tops (Size: Missy & Plus)
CYRUS- Contemporary Novelty Sweaters (Price: Popular, Size: Missy)
ROYAL HANDICRAFTS / PALLIA  Novelty Cardigans, Tops, & Jackets
STYLE-RITE- USA Made  - Tops, Cardigans, & Bottoms

Categories: Sportswear, Contemporary, Dresses, Retailer Supplies
Price: Popular to Moderate
Sizes: Misses, Petites, Plus

SCHREINER, NOLA

Charile B Spring 2023 Cover

Nola Schreiner, Inc.
10301 Bren Road West, Orange #372
Minnetonka, MN 55343
(952) 767-0806
* Fax (952) 767-0807
*Cell (952) 790-2750
Email: nolasshowroom@comcast.net

CHARLIE B-
The Line Continues to Grow & Get Better Every Season!  Amazing Fabrics, Styles, Fit & Prices!

Categories:  Sportswear,  Dresses, Outerwear
Pricing:  Moderate
Sizes: Missy & Plus

REED, DIANA & BAYLEE

Papillon

Diana & Baylee
10315 Main Street
Richmond, IL 60071
Office: (616) 446-2592
Email:  dianaandbaylee@gmail.com

PAPILLON -  Missy-Contemporary Dresses, Tops, Sweaters & Jackets XS-XXL
EFFIE'S HEART-
Retro-Romantic Dresses & Skirts XS-XL Certain Styles Come 1X-4X
ORIENTIQUE- Travel inspired, unique women's wear

Product Categories: Dresses / Contemporary
Price: Popular / Moderate
Size: Misses

 

STENSHOL, LYNN

George Vine June 2022

1037 E 23rd Avenue
North Kansas City, MO  64116
*Cell (816) 550-3877
* FAX (816) 471-7897
Email:  lstenshol@linkcity.org
Website:  www.GEORGEVINE.com


GEORGE VINE ASSOCIATES

Women's Apparel

Categories:  Sportswear, Dresses,
Separates & Outerwear
Pricing:  Off Price
Size:  Misses, Petite & Plus Sizes

SUNDERMAN, CHAD

InHisImageLogo

In His Image
1720 N. Redding Ave.
Windom, MN 56101
(800) 788-6432 or (507) 831-1343
*Cell (402)619-6026
FAX (507) 831-0004
Email: inhisimagejewelry@msn.com
Website:  www.inhisimageaccessories.com

IN HIS IMAGE-Jewelry
Moderately Priced Fashion Trending Jewelry, Necklace Sets, Earrings, Bracelets & Fun Fashion Finds
IN HIS IMAGE-Purses
Great Selection of Designs & Styles in Traditional & Seasonal Colors. Wallet & Coin Purses
IN HIS IMAGE-Watches
Trending Designs & Styles in Gold, Silver, 2-Tone & Fashion Colors in Stretch, Clamp-on and Strap Styles.
IN HIS IMAGE-Scarves

TANGEN, DIMITRA

Corky 2021 IMG_2864

10500 Maybelline Road
North Little Rock, AR  72117
Off. (501) 376-3338,
FAX (501) 376-3336,
*Cell. (847) 644-3404
Email: Dimitra@corkysfootwear.com

CORKYS FOOTWEAR
Womens
BOUTIQUE BY CORKYS
Womens
ELITE BY CORKYS
Womens
CORKYS KIDS
Girls

TANGEN, PHIL

loscabos 2023

 

Phoenix Footwear
831 Long Road
Glenview,  IL  60025
Phone:  (847) 370 3186
Email:  ptangen@phxg.com

PENDLETON- Rain and Duck Boots
TROTTERS- Comfort Casual Footwear
SOFTWALKS- Contemporary Comfort Footwear
LOSCABOS - Cute Shoes at an Affordable Price Pont

THOMPSON, STEVEN

KerenHartLogoIMG_1301 (1)

10301 Bren Road West Orange #326
Minnetonka, MN 55343
* Cell (612) 810-8743
*FAX (612) 798-5971
Email: sthompsonsales@aol.com

KEREN hart LTD (P/M)
Casual Sportswear
KEREN hart PLUS
Women’s Plus  Casual Sportswear
JESS AND JANE (M-X)
Casual Sportswear
ANNE FRENCH
Sportswear

Categories: Sportswear, Dresses, Contemporary
Price: Popular-Moderate
Size: Missy