Sat, Sep 16|
Midtown Youth Academy
FAB Skills: Fashion Design & Styling with Ethnicity Brand
Learn the fundamentals of fashion design and style from one of the best in the industry, Desmond Handon of Ethnicity Designs.
Time & Location
Sep 16, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Midtown Youth Academy, 5332 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011, USA
About The Event
Kids Fashion Week Network is excited to introduce F.A.B. Skills volume 1: Fashion Design & Styling!
All age groups are welcomed!
In this hour-long workshop, you will learn:
- Pattern Mixing
- Color Blocking
- and more!
This is a perfect time to Network with like-minded creatives and learn more about one of the FAB (Fashion, Art, & Business) Industries.
Meet the Instructor: Desmond Handon of Ethnicity Brand
Desmond has served as a BET red carpet correspondent for VH1’s Fashion Rocks, a personal stylist for a wide range of celebrity and is a sought-after designer for an array of professional clients.
Founded in 2010, EthniCITY is one of the most sought-after entertainment companies in Washington, DC, that penalizes in fashion and wardrobe. EthniCITY pushes the boundaries with its urban-couture custom garments.
Founder Desmond J. Handon started EthniCITY as a men’s jewelry line. The signature necklaces, pendants, and bracelets used beads, ornaments, and precious stones from Morocco, China, Ghana, and India representing many different cultures and ethnicities.
In October 2010, EthniCITY debuted its men’s jewelry line to rave reviews at Righteous One’s “Aviation” runway event. Soon thereafter, EthniCITY began to produce evening and street menswear collections. The success of the male fashion line naturally inspired the launch of the female collection in the May 2011.
EthniCITY’s immersion in the fashion and entertainment industry has helped the company become one of the top fashion consulting groups in the nation area styling a host of celebrity and professional clients, overseeing the creative direction of branding campaign, and working with a host of colleges and universities to produce signature runway shows.
Since EthniCITY’s founding in 2010, the company has designed over 1,000 cutting edge looks for men and women, produced over 250 runway, competition, and themed fashion shows, and provided private image/branding consultations for over 500 clients.