November 8, 2012

“Socialites: The Glamorous Life”
Fisk University Homecoming Fashion Show
LOCATION 1000 17th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37208

Fashion Lovers, Media, Artists, Photographers, Bloggers, Designers, Students, Alumni, Nashville Residents

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Thursday Fashion Show Homecoming Concert Featuring GUCCI Friday YAA Mixer Miss Fisk Coronation Saturday Tailgating and Vendors Homecoming Game Women’s & Men’s Basketball Greek Step Show Visit for a full 2012 Homecoming Schedule

Join us for a “SoFISKticated” fashion event on the campus of Fisk University. The show is scheduled for Thursday, November 15 beginning at 7:00pm. It will be a tented event in front of the Historic Cravath Hall. Arrive early to secure your seat. The pre-reception begins at 6:00 pm, consisting of wine and hors d’oeuvres and Divine 9 Greek Organization standing models. Opening musical performance by former Jubilee Singer and Miss Fisk 2003-2004 , Moiro Konchella at 7:00pm.
Admission: $15

The Official After Party will be held at Club SEEN, one of the HOTTEST clubs in Nashville, 114 2nd Ave. South Downtown Nashville from 10pm-3am. 21 and older. Visit our Facebook event page: Fisk University Homecoming Show 2012” for more details and updates. All MEDIA, PRESS PERSONNEL, and PHOTOGRAPHERS contact Lashe Onamusi to RSVP and secure an All Access Press Pass at

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On November 15, 2012 FISK University Homecoming Fashion Show: “Socialites: The Glamorous Life” welcomes 5 presenting artists. Read more about these amazing individuals.

Designer Matthew Simmons Liberated Life Clothing
The other half of this duo, and classical/graffiti artist, Matthew Simmons was born in Chicago, IL, and made his way to Nashville TN, where he attends the historic Fisk University. Matthew is a conceptual thinker who uses his talent to spread the idea of free living and understanding. He perpetually tries to mesh American trends in hope that one day he will generate one “Real American Style”.

Stylist DaNisha Greene of Yours In Fashion Style Co.
Yours In Fashion stylist DaNisha Greene is new to the fashion industry however she is very excited about contributing to it while consuming all it has to offer. A Mass Communications Graduate of Fisk University in 2004 DaNisha had been involved in fashion since high school as a hobby so the passion for fashion has always been there. She currently is the Fashion Image Director for Couture Living Magazine, Backstage Director for Midwest Fashion Week as well as a freelance Fashion Consultant, and Creative Director. She has an array of experience from coordinating and producing fashion shows, styling photo shoots, fashion editorials, music videos and fashion shows for various designers, boutiques and magazines so to view her work and/or for booking contact her at

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The art of EMJ bowties have ignited imaginations and pushed a new style of class through the fashion world, merging an iconic design with a strong sense of modernism and urban culture. The passionate and charismatic artist, using unexpected materials to create tie designs that come straight from the future, handcrafts each bowtie with impeccable precision. To view or purchase one of these unique, one of a kind hand-crafted bow ties visit

HAIR STYLISTS/MUAs Paul Mitchell the School Nashville
At Paul Mitchell the School of Nashville we offer our future professionals many opportunities through our student run programs. The Design Team allows the students to go into the community and work on all types of session work such as fashion shows and photography. The team also allows the students to build their resume and network with the professional community. The participants in the Design Team have to show team leadership and obtain a high GPA and attendance record. Here at PMTS, we pride ourselves in graduating “salon” ready hairstylist and estheticians that are set up for success. Our vision is, “When people come first, Success will follow”. Paul Mitchell the School of Nashville offers education in Cosmetology and Esthetics, as well as operating as a full service salon. Please feel free to visit the website at:

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November 2012

Designer s /Co Owners of Connoisseur Clothing
Connoisseur is an urban fashion brand based in Nashville, TN. Connoisseur is a lifestyle that simply informs our customers that they are experts at their own personal style and we pride ourselves in creating quality clothing. We are mainly influenced by innovators, musicians, heroes, athletics and the many artists that have come before our time. Our creative concepts and ideas come from music, poetry, sports, painters, sculptors and the ethics from the urban culture. Our mission is to NOT let our people feel obligated by any trends, but to have a sense of creative freedom with confidence. Mose A. Jobe III - Mose is the graphic designer for the Connoisseur brand. Mose currently a Junior at Tennessee State University with a major in Art/Graphic Design. Dwayne Tucker - Dwayne Tucker, 20 year old from Nashville, TN and I enjoy fashion & art Michael Ewing - Michael Ewing is a Houston native & a senior at Fisk university majoring in Art and Psychology. Carlos Partee - Carlos was born and raised in Nashville,TN and is a young entrepreneur pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

OWNER LaKeysha Wiggins Chic Boutique
Chic Boutique started with a vision of providing the latest for the fashionably hip along with providing exceptional value, quality, and superb customer services. Our brands consist of emerging new designers and our buyers travel the world so that you can find a style to call your own. We buy in very limited quantities. On Thursdays known as Thrifty Thursday you will receive 20% off 2items purchased. You may go to our website located at 1400 Jefferson Street Suite C.

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