Archive for March 2011 | Monthly archive page

Photo by Samuel Eli

“Philly Flavor is International”

This past Sunday Taji Nahl of House of Ra’oof launch his Spring 2011 collection. The event was held at his new studio in conjunction with Studio Christensen. Located at 333s 20th street, Studio Christensen is an interior design, furnishing & gallery which represents contemporary brands from Vitra, Kartell & Moroso etc, & vintage pieces from Paul Evans, Milo Baughman, Gio Ponti and many other. Studio has montly art exhibits with 60% off selected items.

The House of Ra’oof presentation included a runway show and live styling in which I styled the models. The collection is inspired from an eclectic and worldly viewpoint and and showcases a well-dressed man that has traveled the globe. K.R.T.

Here are pictures from the House of Ra’oof 2011 presentation.
Photos by Curran J

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Mitchell and Ness is a legendary sports apparel company and Philadelphia staple. So it’s only right that The Heineken Green Room team up with the historic company to offer a chance to win exclusive access to its one day only opening sale.

Winners will attend the opening day sale, April 1st,  from 5 – 7:00 pm, when the Mitchell & Ness pop up store at UBIQ will shut down just for Heineken Green Room members and receive up to 50% exclusive merchandise and apparel.

Enjoy the sounds provided by DJ Bo Blizz and be the first to grab some of Mitchell & Ness’s new Spring Collection while enjoying complimentary beverages. One catch: YOU MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE TO ENTER

First 25 submissions from March. 25 to 30, 2011 will receive a VIP pass for the winner and a friend.

To Enter:

Email at heinekengreenroom@215mag.com or for more information and details ENTER HERE

This past January I did a photo shoot for The Source Magazine called Jocks meets Jocks which I styled Andre Iguodala from the Philadelphia 76ers. The shoot included radio personality Kendra G  of 100.3 The Beat. Both are good representations on the court & the airwaves for the city of Philadelphia. The video was shot & directed by Yahya Ismail.

Make sure you go out and buy the April issue of the source to see my first editorial in a magazine.

Recently Nickelson Wooster, the men’s fashion director for Neiman Marcus & Top 5 Stylish Men of New York (Mos Def is in the list) came into the King of Prussia division. Taji Nahl of House of Ra’oof & I were invited to the meet & greet and view the presentation. Nickelson is considered to be one the of most stylish men alive and is known to pull off outfits that are considered unsafe.

The fashion presentation was for Neiman Marcus’ spring collection and displayed high end products from Prada, Gucci, Dolce and Gabbana & Polo Black Label etc. It was good to see fellow men’s designer Seun from Duke & Winston as one of the models. The styling was impeccable and I really liked the way Nickleson made each piece complement the other. Styling and menswear at its finest.

Check out the many looks styled by Nickelson Wooster

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On any given day of the week you may catch me downtown in Philly with my camera. Whether it be in Rittenhouse Square Park or on Walnut Street I always seem to find someone interesting to feature on Street Kings.

On a particularly sunny day last week Philly was alive with springtime. Downtown was buzzing with all kinds of stylish people out enjoying the weather. I got to snap lots of guys sporting their “Pre-Summertime” looks.

Check out the stylish Street Kings on the streets of Philadelphia.
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