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Ruth Carter’s Wakanda Wonderland

When I went to see Marvel’s Black Panther  movie, I went with a mission…. to see and be inspired by Ruth Carter’s creative manifestation of  Marvel Studio’s  artistic concepts in all its masterful glory.  I was not disappointed. From the alluring grandiosity of Zulu-inspired headpieces worn by Wakanda’s queen mother Ramonda (Angela Bassett) and the eye-poppingly ornate armor adorned with chevron print worn by the all-female based warriors, to Nakia’s (Lupita Nyongo) sumptuously textured, kente cloth-inspired green gown that seemed to mold to her form, the creative collaboration of both visionaries left theater goers in awe and aspiring designers wanting more from Ruth.




After spending upwards of two hundred dollars on a shiny new Iphone 4S, the last thing that you want is for it to get scratched or cracked. As careful as you may be with your electronics, accidents happen. That is why we compiled a list of our top five favorite Iphone 4S cases that use fabric to act as a soft but durable buffer between your new phone and the ground.


#1: Iphone 4/ 4S Horizontal Hipster


Solving A Hairy Situation

In this age of advanced technology, very little is as it seems. Tiny Ipods that look as though they should only hold a hundred songs can hold thousands, photo editing software enables users to change everything about someone’s appearance from their hair color to what they are wearing. The fabric industry is not exempt from this confusion.

Faux fur and leather came back in style with the green movement and the fashion forward refused to be seen in anything but the most accurate imitation wear.  The result of this demand was that new and better faux fur and faux leather were introduced to the market. The only issue is, these fabrics are so similar to their prototypes, it is now next to impossible to tell what is real, and what is fake.J&O Faux Fur Fashion