Melissa Bui, Practically Magic

Melissa Bui, Practically Magic / Black Chalk Magazine

Editor @Jthnomad Fashion @Melissabuiatelier Photographer @Kitleephoto Make-up @Alexa.bui @Snowkeilan Hair @Porcoyosuke Models @Ainerosecampbell @Lydiahemmington “I have seen all, I have heard all, I have forgotten all.” – Maria Antoinette It is said that Marie Antoinette’s happiest memories came from the times… Continue Reading

Matt Sarafa, A Hot Mess

Matt Sarafa, A Hot Mess / Black Chalk Magazine

Editor @Jthnomad Talent @Mattsarafa Photo @Brookemasonphoto Male Model @bozalexander Female Model @majinbuddah “You have to be unique, and different, and shine in your own way.” – Lady Gaga Despite his busy schedule attending fashion school, blossoming fashion designer Matt Sarafa has launched… Continue Reading

Courtney Allegra, Opulent Designs

Courtney Allegra, Opulent Swimwear

Words & Photos – Justin Howard @jthnomad Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @blackchalkmagazine It isn’t every day that a 19 year old designer gets the chance to open her own store on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. Well, that is just… Continue Reading

Fashion As Art – Designer Michael Sta.Maria

Fashion As Art - Designer Michael Sta.Maria

  Words & Photos – Justin Howard @jthnomad Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @blackchalkmagazine “In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” Coco Chanel I truly believe that one of the reasons why Leonardo da Vinci is ranked amongst… Continue Reading

Povertees – A Fashionable Cause

Povertees - A Fashionable Cause / Black Chalk Magazine

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Words – Justin Howard @Jthnomad Povertees is a new fashion brand that takes the concept of cause-based clothing to a whole new level. Where instead of giving a hand out, they give a hand up to… Continue Reading

Konus – Elevated Streetwear

Konus - Elevated Streetwear

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Words & Images – Justin Howard @Jthnomad Fashion – Konus @Konusbrand By drawing inspiration from classic denim to modern Tokyo streetwear, the designer team behind the Konus line prides themselves on being fashion pioneers. During the backstage… Continue Reading

Love Is All You Need

Actor Blake Copper Griffin

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Editor – Justin Howard @Jthnomad Photographer – Benjo Arwas @benjoarwas Imagine if you will for a moment a world where the vast majority of the population is homosexual and heterosexuals are by far the minority. Sounds fabulous, right? … Continue Reading

A Fashion Tale – Naz&Court

Naz&Court / A Fashion Tale

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Editor – Justin Howard @Jthnomad Photographer – Cliff Lipson @clifflipson Make Up Artist – Victoria Payne @vpaynemua Male Model – Michael Beliveau Naz&Court is a fashion collection by designer besties, Naz Harounian & Courtney Barriger, inspired by their… Continue Reading

The Love Question

96 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU / Daisy Aitkens

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Editor – Justin Howard @Jthnomad “ ‘Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.” ~ Lord Tennyson  “I Love You…” Those three words may honestly be the most powerful, most complex,… Continue Reading

Blu Steel

Blu Steel / Black Chalk Magazine

Editorial – Black Chalk Magazine @BlackChalkMagazine Editor – Justin Howard @Jthnomad Stylist – Zoë Battles @stylebattles Make Up Artist – Cheryl Calo @cherylmkupart “Moisture is the essence of wetness, and wetness is the essence of beauty.” Derek Zoolander Blu Steel Celebrating the release… Continue Reading