Making a name for yourself among the most famous as one of the best up-and-coming creative directors is not easy. Especially when your take on fashion is a little more casual, and a little less suit and tie. Dressing the rich and famous is not an easy job, especially if you want your designs to stand out, when they appear on the red carpet.
Celebrity Wardrobe Stylist Elly Johan Karamoh has been immensely recognized in the last year by styling one of America’s favorite tv show host, Steve Harvey.
Understanding that one’s starting place does not dictate where they end up can be a difficult concept to grasp when one’s reality is grim. Society loves a classic underdog tale, but rising to the top from nothing is easier said than done. Seattle native and musician, Ayron Jones, uses music to tell his autobiography, including his traumatic childhood and emotional beginnings.
It’s not often that a quick side-hustle can turn into a full-fledged business. However, for Edson Sabajo and Guillaume ‘Gee’ Schmidt, selling exclusive sneakers opened a door to the world of collaborations, designer clothing, and a brand called Patta.
The 90s era of hip-hop saw artists like Tupac, Notorious B.I.G., Snoop Dogg, and many others rise to stardom. The slow, melody-heavy nature of gangsta rap echoed through speakers across the country, with listeners hungry to learn more about these soon-to-be cultural icons. Artists like Notorious B.I.G, Nas, and Jay-Z repped the east coast while Tupac and Snoop Dogg occupied the west coast. With a music scene that was untamed and relentless, 90s hip-hop needed someone capable of documenting the rough-rider era. That, someone, was Photographer Chi Modu.
When looking at a beautiful outfit, accessories often go unnoticed. The primary focus of attention during red carpet events, advertisements, or fashion shows normally centers around clothing. Designers use jewelry, shoes, and bags to highlight the outfit, not take away from it. For example, people are easily able to recite who they think the best and worst dressed was at the Oscars, but I for one rarely include a person on that list because of their shoes. However, Amina Muaddi’s shoes demand the spotlight. Seeing someone wearing Muaddi’s shoes, one cannot help but cast their eyes to the floor and not forget the shoe they see.
Germany might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of the new generation of pop stars, but that’s exactly where one of the foremost rising musicians in the genre is from. 19-year-old pop singer Zoe Wees might be a new name in the industry, but she’s a name to take a note of.