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Claire’s Life: Harlem’s Fashion Row’s Prelude Event Honoring Misa Hylton, Dapper Dan, and April Walker!

Kobe Bryant’s untimely passing recently shocked the world--and reaffirmed what we already know: tomorrow is not promised. So, if you love and value someone, honor them while they are still here. It was that sentiment that prevailed at Harlem Fashion Row’s Prelude event, hosted by Brandice Daniel. For over a decade, Harlem’s Fashion Row has been working, consistently, to thrust a spotlight on designer’s of color. Last night, the organization threw a party, punctuated by original performances, celebrating the accomplishments of Misa Hylton, April Walker, and Dapper…

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On the Scene + Claire’s Life: Gucci’s Dapper Dan Event with ASAP Rocky, Salma Hayek, Jared Leto, and More!

Happy Sunday! Last night, I received an invitation to an event at Gucci’s store on Wooster street to party pre-Met Gala and also preview Dapper Dan’s collection for the Italian Fashion House. Dapper Dan’s collection for the brand encompasses all of the over-the-top logo loving of his prior designs, updated with more contemporary finesse. Bold double G adorned track jackets are fashioned out of sequins, leather monogrammed hoodies are uplifted with gold trims and ostentatious designs, and glasses come equipped…

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The Bomb Life: Harlem’s Fashion Row’s Black History Month Dinner with Dapper Dan, Teri Agins, Misa Hylton, and More!

Happy Tuesday! NYFW starts on Thursday (and I’m not prepared at all, but that’s another post!), but the pre NYFW activities kicked off last night with a Black History Month dinner at Red Rooster, hosted by Harlem’s Fashion Row. Guests noshed on yummy salmon, chicken, and greens while listening to a talk on the future of fashion featuring Dapper Dan and Teri Agins. Hip Hop style icon Dapper Dan made a name for himself in the 80’s, printing the monograms…

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