Northstar Fashion runs markets for Trade Only.? It is not open to the public. This trade show was established in 1927 primarily for retail apparel buyers and manufacturer's representatives in the Middle and Upper Midwest to assemble. After 84 years in Minneapolis the show has now moved across the river to Saint Paul.? ? Today the show offers retail customers a wide array of Contemporary and Young Contemporary Women's Sportswear, Dresses, Outerwear, Footwear, Lingerie, Swim and Resort Wear, Accessories, Gift Items, and Activewear. It has a large Children's category and some Menswear offerings as well.