Wednesday, November 12, 2014

RVAFWII/ Markie Colden/ Jevin Kinard

PLV by Markie Colden
"hope for Peace, search for Love and resort to Violence"


does anyone remember power to the people?!




some days, you just feel like...

Erico Jordan

Markie Colden, designer (left) and model (right)
 Child Rebel by Jevin Kinard
"military inspired brand dedicated to the war within" 
" uniform for those who fight the everyday battle of hate, doubt and personal fear
and rebel against these odds to conquer another day"










The Models and the Designers' Final Walk 




photographs by author,
quotes from RVA Fashion Week presents
Fall Fashion Weekend Designer Showcase program

Tuesday, November 4, 2014


Apologies to Nbika by Nikki Fisher whose fashions were included in the first group.  Strictly operator error (big oops, me?!)

This young lady started designing at the age of 10.  Her Harvest Collection features repurposed clothing to create new and unique pieces. 

(Wording paraphrased from RVA Fashion Week program.)

A recap...









model (on left) and designer (on right)

Saturday, November 1, 2014

RVAFW/Part I/The First Three Designers

The Day:  Saturday, October 25, 2014
The Place: Haxall Point
The Time:  8:00 PM Sharp!!!
The Event: RVAFW Fall Fashion Weekend

Fashion Designers:  

 Angelia's Couture by Angelia Cooper

Part 2 RVA by I. Stewart & S. White

Tough Cookie by Corlette Dixon

a very brave man...

worth the wait for his mate....

the virtuoso violinist...







Erico Jordan, model extraordinaire





Erico, again...





Autumn Richardson, my buddy
Autumn, playing with the audience




just in case you didn't notice her incredible hairdo

one of my favorite models...

the designers...