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Street Style: Runway ready at the Northern Vogue Fashion Show

Amy Gee

Amy Gee

The Northern Vogue Fashion Show on September 10 brought area stylites to the Foshay for an evening of locally designed fashion and a designer meet-and-greet.

Jacqueline Amissah Addison
27, Fashion Designer

What are you wearing?
Vintage bell sleeve crop top, Akua Gabby high-waisted bell pants, Steve Madden shoes.

Describe your style:
Afrocentric, chic, regal, edgy, sophisticated, classy, elegant, vintage, and modish.

Where do you find style inspiration? 
Mostly from my Ghanaian culture, sculptures, and my style icon, Rihanna.

Best style advice?
When in doubt, wear black!

Nylo Campion
24, Poet, Photographer

What are you wearing?
Bag from Target, shoes from a street stall in L.A., and everything else is thrifted.

Describe your style: 
Goodwill chic with a hint of hoesthetics.

Where do you find style inspiration?
Art, street style, and my daily mood swings. 

Best style advice?
“Less is more” is overrated, and there isn’t a single style rule that isn’t meant to be broken. Also, when in doubt, overdress. Even if you’re just at the grocery store.

Jay Kelly
35, Photographer, Retail Manager

What are you wearing?
Club Monaco hat, Zara suit and shirt, Givenchy shoes.

Describe your style:
Bold, fun, colorful, forward, trendy.

Where do you find style inspiration?
I work in fashion! Every day I find inspiration all around me! Magazines, TV, people, celebrities, and my own personal love for fashion and abilities to style.

What’s one thing in your wardrobe that you can’t live without?
My silver Prada shoes.

Tony John Falk 
25, Influencer Relations Manager, dpHUE

What are you wearing? 
Banana Republic jacket, H&M jeans, Gap shirt cut up by me, Red Wing Heritage shoes.

Describe your style:
Street with an added touch of #extra.

Where do you find style inspiration?
From everything around me: people, places, nature, emotions.

What’s one thing in your wardrobe that you can’t live without?
My nana’s fur coat. I love being able to have her there with me.