June 15, 2024


Clothes that smile

Luxury fashion & ‘Follow the Thread’

“Follow the Thread,” a film collection about vogue designers and their muses, will air on Turner Traditional Movies (TMC) on Saturday, July 2, 2022. Host Alicia Malone praised TCM’s programming section for curating the record of movies and pairing them with designers, fashion historians and commentators. “For case in point, American designer B Michael had a wonderful collaboration with Cicely Tyson during her vocation. They also talked about the collaboration among Audrey Hepburn and Hubert de Givenchy and Catherine Deneuve and Yves Saint Laurent. It was enjoyment for me as a host to see how their work paralleled the movies that they have been conversing about.” Be confident to tune into “The Stars and Their Designers” with specific visitor B Michael airing July 2 on TMC.

You know fashion icon B Michael, co-founder, manner designer and the innovative director of B Michael World wide. Presently, he is the chief designer for the brand’s couture and ready-to-have on designer collections. B Michael gained acclaim for building the costumes for Whitney Houston’s collaboration with Ruth Carter for Whitney’s last film, “Sparkle.” He also made costumes for the Joffrey Ballet’s premiere of “Windy Sands” and has obtained many commissions to design for film and television. B Michael started off his early job as a millinery designer for the strike Tv demonstrate “Dynasty.”

Later on he labored as a millinery designer for Louis Feraud of Paris and Oscar de la Renta. B Michael is a member of the Council of the Manner Designers of America and serves on the board of the Youth The usa Grand Prix. In 2016, he was awarded the prestigious Style Visionary Award by the Lighthouse Guild.

B Michael’s collections have garnered appreciation from other well-known stars, actresses and lovers which include socialites and personalities these types of as lengthy-time dear buddy and muse Valerie Simpson, Phylicia Rashad, Brandy, Beyonce, Nancy Wilson, Susan Fales-Hill, poet laureate Elizabeth Alexander, and Lena Horne. His collections are sold in Beijing, Shanghai and Korea. B Michael’s designer completely ready-to-wear selection will be offered on the brand’s Ecommerce web site launching 2023.

Just back again from Africa, Adolophine Lukabu Sheeley’s luxurious line gives an worldwide collection of leather handbags, fantastic jewellery, coasters with designs motivated by Picasso, and facemasks. Lukabu Sheeley’s products are offered around the globe and are built in Africa by Kuba artisans. She shares the earnings with these artisans, supplying them extra money to enable them assistance their households.

LAMG (Les Amis de Mulunda et Georgette or Friends of Mulunda & Georgette), a non-profit business, was introduced through the pandemic. It seeks to support in the advancement of the Congo (RDC). Right now, Lukabu Sheeley celebrates LAMG’s devotion to the redevelopment and renewal of this African country. Her organization expert services the Congo’s political elite, prime musicians and business leaders, Petroliere officers, government directors of corporations, and customers of Kinshasa’s modern society elite. She is a native of the Congo, Kinshasa. Her materials appear from Benin, Senegal, Dakar and other African cities. The handbag line features yoga luggage and handmade tote bags from Rwanda, with rates setting up at $300.