X at Sloans: Unique Fashion Night
Night 5 was held on the outside patio of X at Sloans, a luxury apartment building on the westide of town. The snow provided a unique environment to witness the designs of S&K Custom Clothing, Blackberry Maverick, 12SPEED, Abyssinnians Family Fashion, Anaabel Marquez, Atarah Edere Ltd, and DeNae LaRue.
S&K Custom Clothing
"I have been designing for approximately 4 1/2 years. Once I was able to get people to model for me, I liked how it made them feel. My brand represents the beauty in everyone. Some see their beauty, some don't, I wan't everyone to look in the mirror at any time, on any day and think, 'I'm beautiful"
Abyssinians Family Fashion Design
"Tisgereda Abebe Gugsa 'Rose' is a fashion designer born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopa. 'I work exclusively with handmade and woven fabrics made in Ethiopa. I work with handmade-woven fabrics to show Ethiopan Culture and tradition. Finally my dream came true and I now own a store, Affric Mall Aurora, CO"
"By building each individual piece from hand printed fabrics, recycled foams, plastics and hardware, I seek to empower the answer to 'Be Noticed in Fearless Fashion.' Blackberry Maverick is toeing the line between Haute Couture and Wearable Art."
"[this] Fashion designer graduated from the Institute of Architecture and Design in 2011. My brand represents the art of the dressing original garments."
Atarah Edere Ltd.
"in 2016 Tenasia McKinney, Founder and CEO, created the brand Atarah Edere (Ah-dear) Ltd. right here in Colorado. Atarah Edere is Hebrew for Crown of Glory/Maginificence which is presented with every design created. Each design has its own unique look to fit each client's personality.
"I'm Truman Phinney and I'm the head designer of 12speed. My friends and I use 12speed as an artistic outlet focusing on writting, design, film, and of course fashion. 12speed is a free thinking artistic creative made to represent the modern youth."
"Designer Tiffany Hendrix has an African/Couture feel to her clothing and she is more of an artist when it comes to her designs. She likes to challenge herself and try new things she has never tried before. Ger designs are not only a surprise to her audience, but to herself as well."