Jill Fraser, The Art Deco of Jill Milan

Jill Fraser, The Art Deco of Jill Milan

Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @Jill_milan Publication @BlackChalkMagazine “You can never be overdressed or overeducated.” – Oscar Wilde After a decades-long search for a simple elegant handbag that was leather-free, designer Jill Fraser started her own line, ‘Jill Milan’, in 2010. In the last… Continue Reading

Charles Darius, Objets d’Art

Charles Darius, Objets d’Art

Editor – Justin Howard @jthnomad Designer – Charles Darius @charlesdariusofficial “Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.” – Chanel Charles Darius takes the modern concept of ‘Objets d’Art’ and puts a thoroughly appropriate French twist on it. As a… Continue Reading

Adolfo Sanchez, From Hollywood With Love

Adolfo Sanchez, From Hollywood With Love

Editor – Justin Howard @jthnomad Designer – Adolfo Sanchez @asanchezfashion “I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity.” – Diana Vreeland With a collection that runs the gambit from futuristic club wear to couture bridal gowns, designer Adolfo Sanchez draws… Continue Reading

Diane & Theo, Mytho Erotics

Diane & Theo, Mytho Eroctics / Black Chalk Magazine

Words by Justin Howard @Jthnomad Art – Mytho Erotics @mytho_erotics Talent – Diane Alexandre @dianealexandre Theodore Psychoyos @7theopsy7 Photography – Gian Marco Flamini @gianmarcoflamini Realisation – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine “We are a duality of hearts, a tender contradiction, an erotic dream, an echo of… Continue Reading

Seven Films to watch from Cannes

The Beguiled

Editor @Jthnomad Photo Copyright – Cannes Press Office 2017 “Cinema is the ultimate pervert art. It doesn’t give you what you desire – it tells you how to desire.” – Slavoj Zizek Black Chalk picks seven films showcasing at the… Continue Reading

Elsa Schiaparelli – Fashion As Art

Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @Elsaschiaparelli “In difficult times fashion is always outrageous.” – Elsa Schiaparelli Elsa Schiaparelli is credited by many as the fashion designer who invented modern women’s fashion. Elsa’s modern designs were defined by her extraordinary creativity, and her… Continue Reading

Shahida Parides, From Delhi With Love

  Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @shahidaparides “A new dress doesn’t get you anywhere. It’s the life you’re living in the dress.” – Diana Vreeland When I think of fashions from India, my mind fills up with images of  traditional sarees to bold… Continue Reading

Logan Browning, Real Talk

Logan Browning, Real Talk / Black Chalk Magazine

Editor – Justin Howard @Jthnomad  Talent – Logan Browning @Loganlaurice Photographer – Kyle @Kylesonthemove 
Style – Nyvia Weathersby @nwstylist Make Up – Erik Torpe @Eriktorppe
 Hair – Rene Cortez @Hairbyrenecortez Location – @Sofitellosangeles “My mission in life is not merely to… Continue Reading