Bridal Fashion Weekend Set for Merrehope

Meridian, Miss. A new organization is coming to Meridian, and it's all about fashion.

Fashion Week Mississippi is a new organization that will focus on different fashion needs throughout the year.

The first event to be hosted is a Bridal Fashion Weekend,
Springtime in Paris, to be held Mar. 29-30 at Merrehope.

"We're very excited to be bringing into town some vendors from Jackson, as well as Hattiesburg, and New Orleans," said Monique Pruitte, creator of Fashion Week Mississippi. "And some of our runway shows are going to include the White Collection from Vera Wang, Zac Posen; he will be introducing his new line through David's Bridal."

Ward 4 Meridian city councilwoman, Kim Houston, was on hand for the announcement. She said she is very excited for an organization like this to come to Meridian.