New York-based fashion designer and Project Runway contestant Suede will introduce SUEDEsays Fabrics & Patterns in a free fashion show at Kent State University's Rockwell Auditorium, 515 Hilltop Drive, on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 1 and 3:30 p.m.

There will also be a free meet and greet between shows.

In addition, Suede will have a bonus appearance at the Hudson Jo-Ann store, 5381 Darrow Road, on Friday, Feb. 1, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Participants will see exclusive SUEDEsays Special Occasion Fabric collection and patterns.