Christopher Lee Sauvé creates a host of t-shirts roasting high profile members of the fashion industry. While perusing his online shop, I came across the following new designs featuring Naomi Campbell, Olivier Zahm, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and more: Aside from offering fun prints (that Naomi t-shirt is killing me softly), Sauvé also has an application that Continue Reading
Today I wanted to introduce you to The Afropolitan Collection (www.theafropolitancollection.com), a six piece assortment meant to meld traditional African fabric with contemporary style: Created by Canadian Nigerian Eniola Hundeyin, the collection uses primary colors like red, blue, and yellow on deep v-neck tops, draped angular skirts, and seductive strapless dresses. See the clothes in Continue Reading
We always have an eye out for emerging talent, and recently stumbled across the work of Azede Jean-Pierre. The Atlanta native’s spring 2011 collection has been receiving many positive reviews, thanks to her singularly frothy creations in a series of pastel colors. Distinctly feminine in her construction, Azede knows how to make a woman feel Continue Reading
Hey Guys! I wrote a quick article for Essence.com on 10 Fashion Bloggers You Should Know: Some faces may look familiar:) I think it’s important to shine a light on those fashion bloggers who are super dope, but who may fly under the radar. Click here to read up!
Hey Guys! I was surfing online when I happened upon the site of Judit Garcia-Talavera, a fashion illustrator based in Barcelona: Judit’s elegant drawings of industry insiders and everyday people have been used by Nina Ricci, Marie Claire, Ragazza, Harper’s Bazaar, Papier Doll, Qlix Mag, Elle Girl Japan, Rolling Stone, Bloomingdales, and more. Judit has Continue Reading
So Fashion Week starts on Thursday September 9th, and you know I’m in town to get the scoop! In addition to taking in all the newest designs, I’ll also be keeping my eyes peeled for the hottest new models. Take a quick look at five up-and-coming models we may see on Spring 2011 runways: 1. Continue Reading
There’s a new black model in town! Her name’s Kelly Moreira, she’s 18-years-old, and she’s fabulous: The French native caught her big break on Myspace, where she submitted her profile for the 2009 Elite Model Look France contest. She didn’t end up winning, but she created so much buzz, Ford models decided to scoop her Continue Reading
Bombshells, meet the Ginger + Liz Colour Collection. The organic and vegan-friendly line was started by two gorgeous and fashionably smart brown girls, model/author S. Liz Pickett and entrepreneur H. Ginger Johnson. Their line of deliciously chic polishes are loved by celebrity manicurists Kimmie Kyees and Lisa Logan as well as celebs and taste makers Continue Reading