A Bossier native is planning to take the fashion world by storm at this year’s New Orleans Fashion Week.  Tki Francis was selected to be a Featured Designer.  

She has started a media campaign in order to raise funds to combat the expensive entry fee.   She would also like to raise funds and bring awareness for the Real Gunkie Fashion Program that she plans to hold in Shreveport and New Orleans.

When: New Orleans Fashion Week will be held  March 18th-24th 2018.

Where: There will be multiple events taking place  throughout the week which means there will be multiple venues. All events will take place in New Orleans.

Cost: Tickets are sold on Eventbrite. Prices vary from $50-$300.

Contact: In order to pledge a donation in an effort to raise funds to help Tki tackle the New Orleans Fashion Week entry fee as well as raise funds for the Real Gunkie Fashion Program that she will hold in Shreveport and New Orleans you may send funds to:

Paypal: realgunkie@gmail.com


Check: Tkiani Francis Pullins and give her call at 504-500-7602 

Tki Francis is a Shreveport/Bossier native. She is an Airline High School graduate. Tki attended Louisiana Tech University where she pledged Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and received her Bachelor of Science from Louisiana Tech University in Fashion Merchandising and Consumer Studies. Upon graduation her accomplishments are as follows:

Featured Designer in Raw New Orleans

Featured Designer in Raw Austin Texas

Featured Designer in Rock the Runway Essence 2017

Featured Designer in Wear Fridays New Orleans Jazz Market

Published stylist in 7 hues magazine

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