Style Watch: Amir James Clothier Group Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Friday, January 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

It’s been one full year since  Amir James Clothier Group launched, and since then the brand has expanded beyond its signature tee. The AJCG Brand started off as just an idea thought of in college. Its since emerged into a lifestyle line that’s rich in quality and creativity. Surviving the first year in the fashion industry wasn’t a small feat for owners, Amir James. The brand experienced growing pains, but has also experienced much success. In honor of Amir James Clothier Group’s one-year anniversary we caught up with the team behind the brand to get a closer look at their first year in the industry. Continue Reading »

Style Watch: Dainty Jewels

Monday, April 2, 2012 · No Comments
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Accessories are the key to any look and to make sure you have that perfect piece to upgrade your look Venisha Warren launched Dainty Jewels .  It’s an online accessories boutique that started with one goal in mind, provide affordable pieces that can be transformed from casual to dressy.  The Detroit native was influenced by her mother and aunt at an early age. She said it was those days as child  when she dressed up in her mother and aunt’s clothes, shoes, and their  jewelry that sparked her love for fashion, especially jewelry.  Ooh La La Blog had the chance to talk with the  woman behind  Dainty Jewels and found out what it takes to be a successful business woman and just what to expect for accessory boutique.

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SHOE LOVERS REJOICE, PROTECT YOUR PUMPS

Wednesday, January 25, 2012 · No Comments

A staple in any fashionistas closet is a great pair of shoes. So whether your wardrobe is filled with Yves Saint Laurent or Steve Madden pumps  you will want to treat them well so that you have them for years to come. Protect Your Pumps will help you preserve your favorite heels. Created by Kathryn Jackson,  a Chicago native and Tuskegee University  graduate, Jackson has created a new product that will save the sole of your shoes. Continue Reading »

STYLE WATCH: LAVITA CLOTHING

Monday, January 23, 2012 · No Comments

LaVita Clothing is a luxury lifestyle brand that’s based out of Houston, Texas. Ryan Grant is the mastermind behind these dope designs. LaVita clothing has been featured in XXL magazine and Teen vogue. His celebrity clientele includes the likes of Chris Brown, Tyga, Miguel and more.

Ryan  recently sent us over his newly released fall collection entitled “Rome is Burning”. The collection is  full of amazing leather textures, crafted varsity jackets, and motorcycle jackets. Rich in quality and design,  LaVita Clothing is quickly becoming a major player in the game, it’s definitely a style to watch. Take a look at the fall collection Continue Reading »

STYLE WATCH: AMIR JAMES CLOTHIERS GROUP

Thursday, December 1, 2011 · 6 Comments
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Amir James Clothiers Group is a new men’s retailer that’s dedicated to bringing you a classy and contemporary look. Amir James Clothiers Group started off as an idea  three years ago by two college students, Amir Usher and James Bradford .

Usher and Bradford say they wanted to fill a void in the fashion industry and these guys have been on the quest to accomplish it ever since. Usher and Bradford are both graduates of Tuskegee University, where they studied Mechanical engineering. Now they’re using their talents in a different way —and that’s running a lifestyle brand  that’s rich in quality and creativity.

AJCG carries limited quantities of merchandise that avoids trends to remain timeless in design and doesn’t cost a fortune.  AJCG offers t-shirts and sweatshirts that range from $45 to $75. Their simplistic signature t-shirts  remind us that less is always more. Amir James Clothiers Group is giving a fresh approach to men’s fashion and it’s definitely a “Style to Watch”.

Ooh La La Blog had the chance to interview the men behind the brand. Read the complete interview Continue Reading »

STYLE WATCH: RENOWNED CLOTHING

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 · 1 Comment
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If you’re looking for the what’s next in urban street wear , Renowned Clothing is your answer.  The lifestyle brand gives you luxury without breaking the bank.  Their signature t-shirt  features a minimal design, but makes a major statement.

Currently Renowned offers t-shirts and sweatshirts for men and women. The prices range from $4 to $25.

Renowned Clothing Company is a breath of fresh air when it comes to lifestyle brands.  Rich in quality and design, Renowned is quickly becoming a major player in the game.  Renowned was birthed in Akron, Ohio  by John Dean, at the time a high school student with drive to bring creativity and class back to fashion. His signature tee embodies his vision, what you guys think?

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STYLE WATCH: PHAB BY PHYLLI

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 · No Comments
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If you’re looking for  a statement piece to take your look to the next level  Phab By Phylli  is a great place to start!

Phab By Phylli is a new accessory line, created by Birmingham, AL native, Phyllisha Roberts.  I was introduced to the  collection by the designer’s sister and I’ve been following Phab By Phylli ever since.

The up and coming designer fashions wow worthy, affordable, and modern pieces that are earmarked for the fun, flirty  fashionista.

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STYLE WATCH: ALL4OURS

Monday, August 22, 2011 · No Comments
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Megan Gilchrist is a young and hip jewelry designer who knows how to think outside of the box. Gilchrist is the creative director behind All4Ours, an edgy and eclectic accessory line.  All4Ours merges modern with vintage style. Gilchrist incorporates stones, chains, and other one of a kind pieces into her designs, which are meticulously constructed and hand carved.

Gilchrist earned her Bachelors of Science in sales and marketing from Tuskegee University. It was Gilchrist savvy business sense and a chance opportunity seven months ago that transformed a hobby into a business. Who would have ever thought a photo shoot in L.A. would have been the start of what we now know as All4Ours.

Read our complete interview with the creative director of All4Ours Continue Reading »