Cover Story

Belinda Coker

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It’s the early 90’s and Belinda Coker sees the Guns N’ Roses November Rain music video for the very first time. It’s big bangs. It’s round sunglasses. It’s brown lipstick. It’s every girl’s dream - especially that wedding dress. Party (ahem, visible garter) in the front, business (and a very long train) in the back. Wedding perfection personified walking do[...]

Ashaka Givens

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With creativity, femininity, and warmth in her soul, Ashaka Givens started out giving a gift to THE Erykah Badu years ago … and she’s been giving to all us since. But before we get into the dress that made musical history and Ashaka’s career, let’s go back to her first runway show in - that’s right … highschool. Like many teenagers, Ashaka and her friends[...]