fall 2017

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…)

All about the PatchWork!


After a stroll through Macy’s yesterday I noticed most brands are bringing back patches on jeans. Now, I was definitely the girl in high-school that wore brands with logos or patches everywhere. My go to brand was Pepe jeans and if I knew they would make a comeback I might have kept them granted would they still fit is another story.   (more…)

Loris Diran Men’s Fall 2017 After Party


Jia Lounge nestled on Lower East Side was the place to celebrate Loris Diran’s Men’s Fall 2017 after party. Jia means “Home” in Mandarin. Its a shared living room that was the perfect space translate the inspiration of the collection that was Chinese and Indian inspired . One of the looks was a wool military field jacket with a Mandarin collar and was paired with palazzo pants. The dark living room home like lounge decorated with flower wallpaper with matching couches and lamps.  Guests sipped Pommery champagne and Peroni Italy cocktails.