I've come across some pretty amazing photographers in my life and CreativeSoul Photography is definitely in my top ten. Not only because of their amazing work, but also their professionalism (which you can also see in each picture they posted on their instagram page, @creativesoulphoto). When they sent these pictures of Zaela and Amari Grace to me, I was speechless. The models/sisters, styling, hair, and makeup was just simply stunning. See, when customers buy my pieces, I'm always anxious to see how they'll style it and make it their own. When CreativeSoul Photography purchased these 2 dresses (LOLA and ASIA),...
Kima from the 90's R&B group, Total, wearing our EMEM African print shorts on the cover of Women Own Excellence (WOE) Magazine. Image: @phelanmarc MUA: @kittycmua Hair: @charlenebrown1 Styling: @itfactor_boutique @thejoyofstyling @allthingsankara Cover Design: @rileyyahrcreative
Last month we had an opportunity to collaborate with photographer Tommie Richie and models Ashley Zola & Torri Genae on some cool lifestyle shots taken in Deep Ellum, Dallas, Texas. We decided to feature 4 of our newest African Inspired pieces; the Abiye Dress, Yinka Jacket, Jasmine Dress, and Okoye Dress... Which look is your favorite?
A week or so ago we did a shoot for some summer inspired looks. We shot 2 new pieces we have in store, the Jasmine Dress & Yinka Jacket, and re-shoot some other pieces from our previous collection. Below are some of my favorite shots from the shoot. I love mixing African Print or African Inspired pieces we simple everyday wear.. This makes it easier to wear your unique African pieces often and to any event.
Today we vended at the Ujamaa Family Festival is Dallas, Texas.. It was a fun family friendly event with lots of culturally enriching activities for both kids and adults, . The festival showcased performers and businesses that are focused on serving the African American family.. As always, we enjoyed every minute of it and met a lot of amazing people. We got a taste of Wakanda and had a chance to take pictures with King T'Challa. #WakandForever. Looking forward to the next event with Ujamaa Events.