New York and Company’s new store made one week old on State Street in downtown Chicago. Boasting stylish pieces from some of the most well-known celebrities to date. Set in the historical Palmer House of old-world elegance, New York and Company sets precedence with a two-story renovated space continuing the tradition of upscale sophisticated looks that transcend time where Carson Pirie Scott left off for the everyday business woman.
Kendrick Gibson has been the go-to guy to get things done on the Chicago fashion scene. Charisma and style is Kendrick. Vetavia’s Cajun Cafe, Saturday, Nov. 1, was the venue for the send off bash.
Festivities were poppin’ as guests arrived to a standing room only crowd. Attendees feasting on Vetavia’s Jamaican cuisine, bumpin’ DJ sounds and great entertainment from local artists. The Guest of Honor taking glam shots with friends, family and fashion colleagues.
The backdrop to the love shown is the love Kendrick has consistently given out. Working with Chicago fashion designers and stylists coordinating fashion shows (African Fashion Week, Chicago Fashion Week, etc.) and national celebrities such as Dr. Drai’s “Medical T” Tour. Kendrick has a keen eye for what works, a personality that shines and a get-it-done attitude. This is why he has been the person fashion gods call on.
L.A. has gained a gem and wealth of knowledge with Kendrick joining the capital of entertainment. Take note, Kendrick Gibson’s star is in orbit to the stratosphere of Hollywood Boulevard and beyond. Follow him on Facebook and Instagram to find out his latest happenings. Book Kendrick to execute your next event’s vision and/or to give your image that KG oomph.
Chicago Fashion Week 2014 concluded with a bang. Kiwi’s Boutique, located 1015 S. Western Ave. in the UIC district, turned up the glam with Celebrity Stylist J. Bolin’s Bootcamp and models gracing the runway with local designer’s fashion. Sunday, Oct. 19, Society Art Gallery on the northwest side of Chicago was the backdrop to eclectic attendees, tasty hor d’oeuvres, bumpin music and, of course, high fashion.
Culture meets chic designs. African Fashion Week invades the Windy City, at the Jackson Junge located 1389 North Milwaukee street, with a fresh take on traditional cultural fabrics. Designers from different countries in Africa display their passion for fashion. Founder and coordinator of African Fashion Week Chicago, Christianah Ajanaku, in an interview Wednesday, Sept 24, expressed her excitement to premiere her love for fashion and tells of her inspiration to start such a dynamic cultural shift in Chicago.