Ashley Graham begins her conversation by explaining to the audience how she started modeling. She entered as a plus size model and truly made an impact on the standards of western beauty for saying yes to a key moment in her life. She confesses that it wasn’t a career or lifestyle she was seeking but … Continue reading Closer Look: Ashley Graham @ the Vogue Fashion Festival
On November 10th, 2018 the Vogue Fashion Festival conference in Paris, France held their fourth and last session hosting presentations by Ashley Graham, Lucien Pages, and Jean-Paul Goude. It was refreshing to hear people from within the industry speak so openly and freely about their experiences and how that informed their insights. Mrs. Graham, US … Continue reading Vogue Fashion Festival Overview
Try and try again. No failure is failure unless you let it fail you. I spent an entire summer making one pair of shorts. That felt embarrassing. What kind of seamstress is that? Especially when we’ve got millions of people around the world pumping out garments by the minute. That’s for survival. That’s for your … Continue reading Dresden
I have found it alluring to try and balance the delicacy of lace within the rash decisions of our alligators thriving off of survival instincts. Alligators, so worthy of pride but not nearly as celebrated or respected as our dear rose; the perfect balance between delicacy and strength--innocence and power. As this can be an … Continue reading My Favorite Aesthetics: Lace, Roses, and Alligator Skin
Hosted at Lingnan University was the first TedxTalk of the academic year for 2017-18. After much deliberation and scheduling we were able to host the wonderful Rosi Ross, a social media guru, fashion expert, and media professional. In the weeks prior to the Tedx event I was able to get to know Rosi a bit … Continue reading Rosi Ross: The Social Media Boss
It was a casual Saturday for most, but I woke with a creative intensity brewing in my mind. Thoughts stirring and designs swimming on the blank canvases insight. The yearn to delve into the better world of creative challenges were calling me. Before I could however, modern life called my name and reminded me that … Continue reading Fashion Photography – Faked it till, did I make it?
The sweetest face with music so raw, G-Dragon not only impressed many with the eclectic presentation dividing his World Tour concerts live in Hong Kong into three acts. Act I discussing his international celebrity presence as an influential Kpop artist, model, and pop-culture leader specifically in South Korea and the Asia-Pacific. Act II addresses the … Continue reading The Moment of Truth the End–G-Dragon