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Claire Sulmers

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Photoshoot with Arian Simone: Appreciation and Admiration for Women Who “Makes it Happen” Wearing Nichole Lynel and Simone I. Smith

I first met Arian Simone, CEO of Fearless Mag and Public Relations guru, while on a shoot for Ford during Essence Black Women in Hollywood. Her story of bootstrapping her career, going from sleeping in a car to working with greats such as Will Packer, Chris Brown, and more, was inspiring–and reminded me a lot of myself. We got along swimmily and were each other’s ‘wing women’ during the BWIH festivities, acting as each other’s camera woman while snapping every…

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My Azzedine Alaia Bombe Sandals Broke, #WhatisLife: Reflections on My Broken Bronx Heels Wearing an Anz Style Sweatsuit

The other night, I attended a party celebrating a new documentary called “The Remix: Women in Hip-Hop,” a film that looks at the lasting legacy and style of female MC’s. The fete, hosted by MCM, skewed ‘urban,’ so I thought I’d go for relaxed for a change with an Anz Style sweatsuit, but kept my look ‘Claire’ with diamond jewelry and Azzedine Alaia heels. Just as I hit my pose on the Step N Repeat, I felt a pop. I…

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The Bomb Life: Shooting for the Fashion 500 Award Ceremony in Bishme Cromartie and Givenchy

Happy Saturday! I took a whole week to recover from Conversations with Claire! It was so much fun, but also zapped every little ounce of my energy. By Friday, I was ready to take on the world anew. I tried out bangs for a change, I headed to the Fashion 500 studios to get my portrait taken for the upcoming awards ceremony. I was told to bring two looks and that the pictures would be taken from the waist up.…

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Claire’s Life: Synergy with Calyann Barnett & Khalilah Beavers + American Express Success Makers with Solange Knowles and Virgil Abloh in Off White

I strongly believe that there is a black renaissance underway. People of color are making significant strides in music, television, and entertainment, telling nuanced tales from our point of view–and enjoying unprecedented success. We’re becoming more open to collaborations and building each other from within. It’s with that spirit I set out yesterday to meet Calyann Barnett & Khalilah Beavers, stylists to all star athletes Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Usain Bolt, and more. We’re cooking up some great collaborations for…

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