Dec 12, 2011

Ruthie Davis Shoe Line

Be on the lookout for this line of shoes. In just a few short years it will be all about Ruthie! (more…)

MET Gala

This is by far one of my favorite rooms in New York City perhaps in the world for an event. To dine while taking in ancient Egyptian ruins transports you to a time where wonders were born. (more…)

Black Girls Rock!

This award show is by far my favorite among all. The Oscars, Grammy’s and other award shows are all entertaining but I love this particular show for celebrating the excellence and achievement of African American women. (more…)

Oct 15, 2011

The Launch of Iman Home

An intimate dinner was held in honor of the launch of Iman’s furniture line. The event was hosted by Mercedes Benz and President Geoff Day was the distinguished host. Bethann Hardison was in attendance along with an eclectic mix of spirited folks from various aspects of Iman’s thunderous life. (more…)

Oct 10, 2011

Lorraine Schwartz Launch of Be Happy

The launch of the Be Happy jewelry collection by Lorraine Swartz hosted by her good friend Beyonce was a festive gathering of New York’s most stylish people. Folks from fashion, film, media, entertainment and beyond came out to support Lorraine for the launch of what will surely be another winning collection. Patti Labelle, Tichina Arnold, Jessica White, Sidra Smith, Songwriter socialite Denise Rich and Estelle all came out to toast Lorraine. (more…)

Feb 20, 2010

The Doll and The Designer

Christian Louboutin BarbieI have always been known for my great shoe collection so it’s only fitting that my first style entry pay homage to my favorite shoe designer Christian Louboutin. I am embarrassed to say how many pair’s I own but I will say I am certainly on a first name basis with him personally, all the boutique managers and the PR folks worldwide! Nothing like a great red sole to help you make it through the day. I had the pleasure of meeting Christian during a dinner in his honor that I attended with Kim Cattrall a few years ago during fashion week. I love him so much when my dear friend Kim Porter asked her friends to suggest names for her newborn son she asked what we thought of Christian I said YES! Then I suggested Casey and his name was born…Christian Casey Combs!

HAVING created a pair of his classic peep-toe shoes in Barbie hot pink for Barbie’s 50th birthday at New York Fashion Week, Christian Louboutin’s collaboration with the doll continues.

Acting as a muse to the famous footwear designer, the doll has not only inspired a series of photographs featuring her spending time with Louboutin (at his studio, in his country house and on his boat), she has also prompted the designer to customize three dolls.


Feb 13, 2010

Fashion For Relief

Marvet Britto and Estelle at Fashion For ReliefNaomi Campbell is a beacon of light in the sometimes dark world of fashion. She has been one of the most dominate African American models who has used her stature and platform to combat social issues and the ills that plague our community. In that spirit she spearheaded a show during fashion week that raised funds for the devastation that struck Haiti. Over 80 top models, designers and celebrities walked in the show in pieces that were later auctioned. Designers Donna Karan, Diane Von Furstenberg and Georgina Chapman models Selita Eubanks and Heidi Klum, and cutting edge artist Estelle and singer Chris Brown all lent their support for this great cause. The work must continue!