Over the weekend, celebrity publicist Marie Driven & Courtney J organized a fashion event that highlighted and celebrated independent stylists on the rise. The roaster included Ladaska Mechelle, Erica Walcott, James Lamonte, Donovan Kelly, and Kidear Youmans, of whom showcased their looks, spilled some of their fashion secrets, and dished on some “do’s and don’ts” of the fashion industry.
“Its time we exposed the secret sauce behind most talent,” says Marie Driven. “Stylists don’t have an easy job. Getting the perfect look for any client takes strategy and focus.”
“Behind the scenes is truly where it all happens and that’s what we wanted to highlight throughout this event,” adds Courtney J.
“Marie Driven and myself are two women who have worked and continue to work in the background. We are bringing some of the most influential people from behind the scenes to the forefront in a fun, tasteful, and interactive way.”
The event was hosted by TV personality Josh McBride. And rapper and television personality Lil’ Mama was also in attendance.
DJ’s on hand to keep the crowd jumping included DJ FugiSlim and DJ ClassAct while the attendees sipped on Exclusiv Vodka and enjoyed dessert courtesy Trendy Treatz NY.
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