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Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair

Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair

The exhibition explores the 50-year history of the Ebony Fashion Fair (1958–2009), an unparalleled charity fashion show event that redefined the concepts of beauty, style, and empowerment for African Americans. A spectacle of glamour and performance, the traveling fashion show grew out of the pages



HAPPY FIRST UNOFFICIAL FIRST DAY OF SUMMER! I had the pleasure of hosting the first SWIM FEST at Belk Crabtree.  Belk has an entire swim store filled with the hottest brands swimwear apparel for women of all shapes and sizes.  Check out the suits featured


Miss April Fashion Girlpreneur

On April 1st I unveiled my newest brand with a crowdfunding launch party for Miss April Fashion Girlpreneur.  The location was important for the launch so I went to the ultimate shopping hub, Crabtree Valley Mall.  Teens and tweens were treated to a fashion show and party

Anthony Hamilton at DPAC for the What I'm Feelin' Tour

What Would April Wear:: Concert Street Style

I had the distinct pleasure of being invited to the Anthony Hamilton, What I’m Feeling Tour at the Durham Performing Arts Center with Foxy 107/104 on October 6th. Check out my style and see the styles I liked from other concert goers. What I Wore:

2016 April Fashion Fools Fete-26

April’s Fashion Fool’s Fete

APRIL’S FASHION FOOL’S FETE I had the distinct pleasure of teaming up with Moon & Lola to throw my 3 year bloggerversary and birthday celebration! For those of you who are not familiar with what a bloggerversary is, it is the anniversary when I started


Belk Prom Fashion Show

Last night was the first ever Prom Fashion Show at Belk in Crabtree Valley Mall. Over 30 models from various high schools came to strut down the runway in the season’s hottest fashions for prom.  I had the pleasure of hosting the event and sharing

Cute giveaway!

Belk Girl’s Night Out

Oh , What a Night! Last night I had the pleasure of hosting Belk’s Girl’s Night Out. One of the new events we added was an ambush makeover, where I would pick one lucky lady to receive a head to toe makeover.  We picked Laura


NYFW Event with Papyrus THE LOOK YOU LOVE

On Saturday, February, 13 Papyrus, a longtime partner of NYFW held an intimate fashion party for bloggers, reporters, influencers. This event at NYFW is always a nice and welcomed break between shows to meet other fashion professionals, get great swag, and rest your poor feet. 


Teen Style: What Not to Wear for an Interview

I had the pleasure of presenting at the Girl Talk Foundation, Inc. professional development series on Saturday. I spoke to teen girls ages 13-16 about what not to wear on an interview and to pick up an application. Their professional development series will end with