Fashion Night Out

Details events that we attend

G-Shock 35th Anniversary Celebration

By Amber Monaé

Last Thursday, G-SHOCK kicked off their yearlong 35th anniversary celebration at the Theatre at Madison Square Garden with an exclusive press conference and product exhibition, followed by live performances by DJ Virgil Abloh and members of A$AP Mob, including A$AP Ferg and friends.  Of course, Once Upon A Red Carpet was in the building.  (more…)

Sam Edelman Launches Ready-to-Wear Holiday Collection

By Akela Moore

Well we all know Sam Edelman is known for his outstanding footwear and I’m excited to share this VIP preview of Sam Edelman’s apparel collection that launches this holiday at Lord & Taylor. The collection is full of fun sequinned dresses and gorgeous silk tops. The VIP preview allowed attendees to get in the holiday spirit with champagne, holiday inspired light bites and complimentary style services and beauty tips. Get inspired for the holidays with Sam Edelman.  (more…)

Annual BRAG Gala

By Amber Monaé

This year I attended one of my favorite galas of the season, BRAG (Black Retail Action Group). With a new location and an earlier date I knew this was going to be a different kind of night.  The gala is a scholarship and awards ceremony mixed with some dancing and networking. Just by the invitation (Glimpse The Future) I knew there was a lot to be in store by the honorees alone. Take a look. (more…)

Brett Johnson Opens Store in the Heart of Soho

 

By Akela Moore

Its Fall 2017 in New York City and Brett Johnson has finally opened its doors in the heart of Soho. Nestled on a cobble stone street, his menswear is now available at 109 Mercer St. Launched 4 years ago, his collection of luxury menswear is handcrafted in Florence, Italy. His use of exotic skins and fine Italian fabrics is displayed all throughout the two floor store. As the champagne flowed, bloggers and fashion connossieurs viewed the Fall 2017 collection amongst actor Jeremy L Carver, designer Armando Cabral and Bob Johnson, former CEO of BET Network and father of Brett. See more of the night here.  (more…)

Clarks Spring/Summer 2018 Preview


By Akela Moore

Growing up in a West Indian family with a father from Jamaica, he wore Wallabee Clarks all the time. For me twenty years later, it’s great to see how the brand has evolved and remained a household name in fashion. As we embark upon Fall it’s great to step into some Spring/Summer 2018 previews to see the seasons to come and wish the winter away fast. Clarks as a brand has grown in to a mega fashion show company to be reckoned with. From Women’s dress, to boots to casual footwear, the update on the modern Wallabee and the sneakers were a highlight of the preview. It was night to celebrate originality. (more…)