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Leanne Marshall FW 2018 Review

By Amber Monaé

Former Project Runway winner, Leanne Marshall held her FW 2018 collection on a bright and airy Valentine’s Day at Spring Studios. Just like the day the collection displayed light and flowy pieces with daring slits and necklines. Lets just say this collection was a must see. I enjoyed the lengthy collection of cerulean blues, yellow tones and dusty hues. Take a look.  (more…)

Versace S/S 2018 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

The one fashion show that everyone was talking about at the end of last week was none other than Versace. Donatella Versace brought back the 90s feel of the brand with a tribute to her late brother Gianni who was a cult favorite. At the end of the show, Donatella pulled off an iconic move by having the biggest Supermodels of the 90s grace the catwalk hand in hand (more…)

Romeo Hunte S/S 2018 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

To describe this collection using one word, it would be Nostalgic! Romeo Hunte brought back my teenage years with the doobie’s, construction boots and bamboo earrings which I was wearing the day of his presentation by the way. Who knew this look that was the typical “around the way girl” style would make it to the runway one day.  (more…)

Skies the Limit

Related imageBy Amber Monaé

As a native New Yorker, you know we have certain routines that we just don’t break. Routines such as the way we get to work, the way we get to a particular train station or even how we leave work. Well for the last 5 years I have been walking the same way until I decided to try a different route. When I removed the tunnel vision and looked up I notice a new rooftop… Monarch rooftop, located in the heart of the city on 35th between 5th and 6th avenue. (more…)