Debby Ryan, The Adventures Of

Debby Ryan, The Adventures Of / Black Chalk Magazine

Talent @debbyryan Editor @jthnomad Photographer @fgpix Style @michaelstmichael Hair @hairbyrenecortez Beauty @mihomakeup Location @sofitellosangeles Publication @blackchalkmagazine “All I wanted was just what everybody else wants, you know, to be loved.” – Rita Hayworth The transition from child star to blockbuster talent… Continue Reading

Romantic Adventures in Lalaland with My Ex-Ex and Mr. Perfect-ish

  Romantic Adventures in Lalaland with My Ex-Ex and Mr. Perfect-ish Written & Illustrated by Courtney Barriger @bearcourt   I’m going out on a limb to say, I’m over the traditional boyfriend/girlfriend structure.  But who hasn’t become jaded after the end… Continue Reading

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

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

Trang Phung, Fashion That Enlightens

Trang Phung, Fashion That Enlightens

Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @Sencouture “People will stare. Make it worth their while. ” – Harry Winston Shakespeare wrote that “faint heart never fair lady” and Trang Phung embodies the concept of boldness both in her designs and her personal life.… 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