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Designer Romeo Hunte

Romeo Hunte presented his first Read-to-Wear collection during New York Fashion Week Men’s on July 11th. Hunte's runway show took place at PHD, Dream Hotel, 16th St. NYC for this collection Hunte's inspiration came from two influences; street-style, and swimwear. Hunte brought these two elements together and created a collection that roots in both the classic

By | 2018-07-23T16:17:11+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|

The Blue Jacket Fashion Show

On February 7, 2018 celebrity models walked the runway at Pier 59 kicking off NYFW Fall Winter 2018. They had all come together for the second annual Blue Jacket show to benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation. The Blue Jacket Fashion Show was founded by designer Frederick Anderson and Laura Miller.  Prostate cancer is the most common

By | 2018-02-26T22:51:46+00:00 February 26th, 2018|

Travis Hamilton’s: Negris Lebrum

Travis Hamilton’s inspiration for his company; Negris Lebrum was based on love. It was inspired by a love story from the 1940s, between a young French Creole woman and a black man. Their relationship was viewed unfavorably which made it difficult for them to pursue a life together. In the end, the two were brought together by

By | 2018-02-25T02:43:30+00:00 February 25th, 2018|

COLOURS by Nandi Madida

South African designer Nandi Madida is originally from Durban, and now resides in Johannesburg. She is stunning and her past ventures include beauty pageant wins, and a stint as a TV presenter. Nandi presented her collection Colours as part of NYFW FW18 on Sunday February 11. International guests in attendance included artist activist Laolu was

By | 2018-02-25T02:34:01+00:00 February 25th, 2018|

Caribbean Artist Make Their Mark at The Black Comic Festival

The 6th Annual Black Comic Festival took place on Friday January 12, and Saturday January 13th at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. The Festival was originally organized by graphic artists Jerry Craft, Jonathan Gayles, and John Jennings. The Black Comic Book Festival started in Harlem at Hue-Man bookstore in 2012. The event

By | 2018-01-27T17:02:25+00:00 January 25th, 2018|

54 Kingdoms: Storytellers in Fashion

Nana Poku and Kwaku Awuah presented the 5th Anniversary celebration of Storytellers In Fashion. The event was hosted at DROM on the lower east side of Manhattan. The annual event serves as a platform to highlight the achievements of their company 54 Kingdoms. In addition the are also committed to spirit. Pan-Americanism, and creative expression

By | 2018-01-27T17:00:12+00:00 January 25th, 2018|

FAITH UNDER FIRE: THE ANTOINETTE TUFF STORY

Neuehouse in midtown Manhattan's Madison Square was host venue for the Lifetime screening of Faith Under Fire: The Antoinette Tuff Story, premiering on Lifetime January 27, 8/7C. The film is especially timely considering the recent occurrences of mass shootings in the United States. On August 20, 2013, Michael Hill, a young man with a history of

By | 2018-01-27T17:01:10+00:00 January 25th, 2018|

KIA VON VEGA 2017 : Walk With Me

Kia Von Vega's garments are a favourite of women who love the chic, and hectic nightlife scene. Kia who is originally from Trinidad was inspired to create by her grandfather. Her grandfather was the first black male to turn into production a pair of jeans in the island country of Trinidad. She began to design after his

By | 2017-12-30T20:57:34+00:00 December 19th, 2017|