D E M I B L V C K D E S I G N S

D E M I B L V C K D E S I G N S

Designer Demetrius Blayde never ceases to amaze his fans. The photos below displays Blayde's new designs. This is his concept behind the shoot: The concept of this shoot is leaning on the three-part collection starting with Kelcie 8. She represents the girl I wanted to date. This shoot describes the date night, part-two, the Date Night In Dubai collection. The date is going well, but Kelcie is a free spirit. She's a butterfly who deserves her freedom but this doesn't sit well with him. This spirals into the Bleu Collection in which he is wearing a piece from. She is...Read More
An Interview with Portraitist @SydneyVanLeigh

An Interview with Portraitist @SydneyVanLeigh

[gallery ids="2973,2974,2972" type="rectangular"] It was a few months ago when American portraitist Sydney Van Leigh Armer moved to New York City after graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography from Mississippi State University. Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, the 24-year-old digital content creator and photographer decided to pursue her dreams in photography and fashion after switching her major from Pre-Veterinary Science. Since her career in photography began, Sydney's work has been published in the Streetcar Creative Arts Journal, a creative journal curated by her alma mater. She has also been featured on well-known fashion blogs such as Black Fashion,...Read More
An interview with fashion designer Demetrius Blayde (Part 1)

An interview with fashion designer Demetrius Blayde (Part 1)

It all started inside of his 8th grade journal. He would write short films, poems, and brainstorm fashion ideas. 29-year-old fashion and graphic designer Demetrius Blayde says he was very imaginative growing up. "I've always compared stories to just about everything. I compare stories to certain songs I love, to certain funny real life situations, and even to the way I design," said Blayde, adding, "It's almost like I design for the characters in the stories in my head at times. It's a little weird." Blayde laughs. The Memphis, Tenn. native recently moved to Atlanta, Ga. He designs for three...Read More
Edward Enninful Named Editor in Chief of British Vogue

Edward Enninful Named Editor in Chief of British Vogue

Condé Nast announced Monday morning that Edward Enninful is set to replace Alexandra Shulman as editor-in-chief of British Vogue. The 45-year-old Ghanaian began his career in fashion at the age of 16 after being model scouted on a train in London. At 18, he became the youngest ever fashion director to work for international publication, "i-D", where he held the position for more than two decades. As fashion director of "i-D", most of Enninful's inspiration came from the streets of London. The looks he featured in his stories helped fuel the grunge movement during the early 1990s. In its 101-year...Read More