A strong community produces strong impacts and we are so thankful to have the support of Murphy Photos for our second Fashion Beyond Borders Charity Show! Murphy Photography is located in Charlotte, NC and has set the reputation for providing exceptional photography services for weddings, fashion, models, special events, non-profits, sports, family and social events throughout the Carolinas and beyond. "We believe in giving back to our community. Photography, like most art, h
Born and raised in New York, Uvana Doran began her career studying fashion design at Marist College and The Fashion Institute of Technology. She later relocated to NC and kept her city at heart, as she received her Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising and Design from NC A&T State University, along with a Certificate in Entrepreneurship. Having had the privilege of being mentored by renown New York designer Paul Carroll, Uvana has gained valuable knowledge and expertis
The fashion industry is more than just about clothes- it's about perspective, point of view and the expression of a person's personal aesthetic. It's a beautiful thing when a designer, who started local, continues to contribute their talents to empower their local community. Kenzlie Smith, designer is a Charlotte based designer of Emerald & Onyx. Her eye for color and whimsical flair are always a crowd pleaser and we are so excited to showcase her youthful and creative women'
Strong. It's a virtue we all hope to have: to be strong people, to have strong families to make strong differences in the world. Designer, Dessaka Lockhart, creator of Silk Falsetto, will showcase her current collection of strength and beauty for the Charlotte community to see! Her collection's name is More Than Conquerors. It's dedicated to the constant BATTLES we go through in life! Orginally from Pageland, SC, she has lived in North Carolina for 10 years and has showcased
Thelma Caraway. The name sounds like a vintage HollyWood Heroine and though she may have decades of designer experience under her belt, Mrs. Carraway's aesthetics are anything but old. Bold. Beautiful. Effervescent. These are the words that come to mind when you behold the details of each of her original masterpieces! From NY Models to Paris fashions, Thelma Carroway has dressed some amazing personalities, including Charlotte's own Carmen Webber, of Project Runway, and Courtn
Every man should feel comfortable in his own skin — and wardrobe. Though the fashion market seems to cater to the feminine persuasion, there is no doubt an emerging increase of consciousness for men's style and fashion that has been cultivated over the last decade. In our state of North Carolina, Mr. Unique Senario, located in Greensboro, NC, has taken the challenge of mixing much needed (and desired) men's ware design and mixed his own asethetic perspective on the classic su
The modeling industry is an intriguing world, for sure. Only a select few get the opportunity to walk through those doors and though there are thousands of interested individuals desiring to make their dreams into careers, the reality is difficult- especially if you don't have proper guidance or direction. Thats why we are so excited to have Katrina Chief and Franklin Terry on board! Both have experienced great success in their careers, and have joined the FBB team for the se
Exceptional quality with rich and sultry color pallets... that's the beauty of Brahmin! With so many luxury purses made overseas these days, it's exciting to know that such an innovative and creative company produces unique style right in our own backyard! Headquartered out of Fairhaven, Massachusetts, Brahmin opened a retail store in SouthPark Mall in Charlotte, NC in Fall 2015. The demand has increasingly grown ever since. Worn by celebrities and the working girl, alike, Br