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015: Entering the Room Purse First is ... the Her Universe Fashion Show!

Comic-Con 2022 Toucan Tips

Are you ready to see some of the most creative, detailed, fabulous, and fine-crafted fashion pieces you'll see this year? See how the competition shapes up and find out who will win the opportunity to create and design a Her Universe fashion collection for Hot Topic! But that's not where the fund stops at Comic-Con 2022, because Nina West is here in sunny San Diego to talk about her newest children's book and how it encourages all to be their truest sunniest selves. Finish the weekend with a movie screening with friends and family. So what are you waiting for?! Start adding these items to your schedule and get ready for fun!

Thursday, July 21
The Her Universe Fashion Show

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Harbor Ballroom, Manchester Grand Hyatt

The 8th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show returns to the Manchester Grand Hyatt. This fashion competition features 25 competing designers who are vying for the winning opportunity to design a fashion collection with Her Universe for Hot Topic. Two winners, an audience and a judges’ winner, will be chosen by the end of the night. The show is presented by Her Universe and Hot Topic and will be hosted by Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein.

Friday, July 22, 2022
Nina West: The You Kind of Kind

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 23ABC

Moderator Ashley Eckstein (Ashoka Tano in Star Wars Clone Wars, Her Universe) talks to Nina West (RuPaul's Drag Race, Hairspray National Tour) about her first-ever children's book, The You Kind of Kind, out October 25 from PA Press. Hear how this book came about and the importance of LGBTQ authors and representation in mainstream media. Featuring a one-of-a-kind SDCC Exclusive giveaway.

Friday, July 22, 2022
Princess Mononoke: 25th Anniversary Screening

7:15 PM - 9:15 PM
Room 6A (Seats are limited and on a first-come, first-served basis)

Hot Topic joins special guest Damiar Krogh for the 25th anniversary screening of Studio Ghibli’s Princess Mononoke, exclusive announcements, and more!

Join us over the next few weeks as we post more Toucan Tips to help you enjoy and better navigate Comic-Con 2019!

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