“Follow the Thread,” a movie series about style designers and their muses, will air on Turner Traditional Flicks (TMC) on Saturday, July 2, 2022. Host Alicia Malone praised TCM’s programming office for curating the checklist of films and pairing them with designers, manner historians and commentators. “For case in point, American designer B Michael had a great collaboration with Cicely Tyson during her occupation. They also talked about the collaboration among Audrey Hepburn and Hubert de Givenchy and Catherine Deneuve and Yves Saint Laurent. It was enjoyable for me as a host to see how their perform paralleled the films that they were chatting about.” Be confident to tune into “The Stars and Their Designers” with specific guest B Michael airing July 2 on TMC.
You know style icon B Michael, co-founder, vogue designer and the innovative director of B Michael World. Presently, he is the chief designer for the brand’s couture and all set-to-put on designer collections. B Michael gained acclaim for planning the costumes for Whitney Houston’s collaboration with Ruth Carter for Whitney’s very last film, “Sparkle.” He also established costumes for the Joffrey Ballet’s premiere of “Windy Sands” and has gained several commissions to style and design for film and television. B Michael begun his early profession as a millinery designer for the hit Television demonstrate “Dynasty.”
Afterwards 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 Fashion Designers of The us and serves on the board of the Youth The united states 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 renowned stars, actresses and followers such as socialites and personalities such as extended-time pricey mate and muse Valerie Simpson, Phylicia Rashad, Brandy, Beyonce, Nancy Wilson, Susan Fales-Hill, poet laureate Elizabeth Alexander, and Lena Horne. His collections are marketed in Beijing, Shanghai and Korea. B Michael’s designer all set-to-use assortment will be readily available on the brand’s Ecommerce internet site launching 2023.
Just back again from Africa, Adolophine Lukabu Sheeley’s luxurious line features an international collection of leather purses, fantastic jewelry, coasters with patterns encouraged by Picasso, and facemasks. Lukabu Sheeley’s products are marketed all over the world and are created in Africa by Kuba artisans. She shares the revenue with these artisans, supplying them extra income to assist them aid their households.
LAMG (Les Amis de Mulunda et Georgette or Close friends of Mulunda & Georgette), a non-gain corporation, was introduced in the course of the pandemic. It seeks to help in the improvement of the Congo (RDC). Today, Lukabu Sheeley celebrates LAMG’s determination to the redevelopment and renewal of this African nation. Her business solutions the Congo’s political elite, leading musicians and organization leaders, Petroliere officials, executive directors of companies, and customers of Kinshasa’s culture elite. She is a native of the Congo, Kinshasa. Her fabrics come from Benin, Senegal, Dakar and other African cities. The handbag line consists of yoga luggage and handmade tote luggage from Rwanda, with prices starting off at $300.
Lukabu Sheeley’s do the job with LAMG helps gives various Kinshasa orphanages with food, wellbeing care, and academic companies. The firm also operates a farm just outdoors the metropolis, gifts females with land for cultivation, imparts daily life and vocational competencies to endorse self-sufficiency, and supports elders in the group with meals, drugs, and companionship. Funding for this critical get the job done arrives through Lukabu Sheeley, whose profits make it possible for LAMG’s lifestyle-giving actions to continue on from day to day.
Lukabu Sheeley visits with the organization’s 3 running orphanages, senior assisted living facility, and surveys new farmland destinations closer to Kinshasa. She lookups spots to set up an intermediate health and fitness facility to function among neighborhood clinics and the clinic emergency space.
Alongside the way, Lukabu Sheeley looked for new place of work place, and enjoyed checking out the cities of Kinshasa, Brazzaville, and Pointe Noire.