Yesterday, I hosted the IHI Modeling Agency's 5th Annual Charity Fashion Show! It was an amazing show and an absolute blast. Thanks to Owen Michael O'Donnell for doing my makeup and to Ericka Cherry for doing my hair. That gorgeous gown was designed by Afua Sam of Studio D'Maxsi.
From their press release and website: "With the goals of wanting to change lives through fashion and showing the community that each individual are beautiful in God’s eyes; In His Image Modeling Agency (IHI Modeling Agency) wanted to developed a modeling development school to help inspire, motivate, and enlighten aspiring models. The agency is founded and run by Nickeeliah Freeman who has successfully held and run the agency as well as the modeling development school for five years since 2009.
The modeling development school is specifically designed to improve skills and knowledge for aspiring models (ages 5 and up) and to help prepare them for the exciting world of the fashion industry and become a marketable model. The development classes is a four week course where all classes will be taught by some of the most talented and respected figures in the fashion industry; DC, Los Angeles, Miami, and New York. Special guest speakers within the industry such as models, designers, make-up artists will come to a class to enlighten the models about their story."