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

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

Abby Stern, According To A Source

Abby Stern, According To A Source

Editor @Jthnomad Author @Abbystern “Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.” – Lloyd Alexander Anais Nin wrote that “we write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect,” novelist Abby Stern has embodied… 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

Kelvin Goncalves, Fashion Curator

Kelvin Goncalves, Fashion Curator / Black Chalk Magazine

Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @Elkel.nyc Publication @BlackChalkMagazine “I want people to feel empowered by a deeper and more psychotic part of themselves. The part they’re always trying desperately to hide. I want that to become something that they cherish.” – Lady Gaga… Continue Reading