• NYFW: Who Decides War Spring/Summer 2021 Collection

    2 monthes ago - By Essence

    Ev Bravado and Tela D'Amore's Who Decides War SS2021 collection titled “A Still Small Voice” took us on a journey as models ascended upon various elements of nature. The name of the collection was inspired by 1 Kings 19:11-13, a passage in the bible that explores those elements including wind, rocks, and fire as well as natural disasters and landforms as the Lord passes by. Elijah, a prophet, steps out into the mouth of a cave, and the lord questions why he is there. The production opens with views of water, mountains, and greenery as all of nature's rhythms sound off. Various men are seen...
    Read more ...

     

  • NYFW: Kenneth Nicolson Spring/Summer 2021

    NYFW: Kenneth Nicolson Spring/Summer 2021

    2 monthes ago - By Essence

    On September 15th, Kenneth Nicolson presented his namesake luxury menswear brand's SS21 collection through a short film titled “Grasp”. Nicolson wrote the film and directed it along with Stefan Colson. The film opens with a young Black boy wearing a suit as he walks to church. As he enters the empty sanctuary a sermon from the preacher plays overhead, “The steps of a good man. I'm not talking about a bad man, I'm talking about a good man. Don't you sit there with your good self and say “oh that won't happen to me.” The film features Nicholson's Fall collection “From Grandma's Couch” and...
    Read more ...