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How to ensure you #BuyBlack for #holiday2013 @Demarketplace @fashiontech #Artstech @BadasseBs

How to ensure you #BuyBlack for #holiday2013 @Demarketplace  @fashiontech #Artstech @BadasseBs | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

When posed with the  question How do we buy black I set about at what I thought was a simple solution create a list and distributed. since then It has taken over a far wider scope. Since 2003 I've been using technology to help build and support local businesses. creating solutions take time but  we need to start somewhere. .. Please share

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How do we Build Black owned businesses. Demarketplace.com is consumer oriented marketing initiative to promote handmade black artisans crafters designer and maker. 


so how do we "SUPPORT"
BUY BUY BUY - most Black businesses are self funded Buying allows for growth and expansion. 
Subscibe to get our shopping Guide- who what when how- with  first dibs at select listings
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Demarketplace.com is consumer oriented marketing initiative to promote handmade black artisans crafters designer and maker
 
Or browse Items created Produced by Black Artist Crafters and designers at http://Catalog.DeMarketplace.com/ use teh powerful search button! Learn about and even contact these wonderful Black artisans at http://Artist.DeMarketplace.com/

 

How do I buy these products
Some artist have a direct nuy now links buttons- That will take you to their checkout page
click the  product listing link on each page
or fill out the Product inquiry form on each page

It's expensive
The items are FAIR TRADE. which may mean a higher price point. We check and encourage artisans to be vigilant about present the best quality. Artisans are NOT hobbyist but extremely creative trained Professionals. 

I don't see what i'm looking  for ... submit a request and we'll source the artisans http://www.demarketplace.com/contact/


Current artist "booths" we're adding more  

Labels in Demarketplace

http://HouseofRubi.Demarketplace.com 

http://WowWow.Demarketplace.com

http://Moonwannie.DeMarketplace.com/  ;

Http://Keyiko.Demarketplace.com

Http://BAH.Demarketplace.com 

 

I'd like to be an artisan use the submit button on www.Demarketplace.com 

httP://submit.demarketplace.com

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Many of these artisans are from #Brooklyn,  Please share and shop http://catalog.demarketplace.com 

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A curated digest of Global Black and ethnic Design. Talent! I'm on the lookout for sources on these topics-  I  DO NOT accept rewards or sponsorships. Reviews are purely my  opinion ... Submit for review at  http://www.bonniesandy.com/contact-us  
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@bkfashionweek seeks Black fashion designers, Local Global Ethnic Fashion & Trends

@bkfashionweek seeks Black fashion designers, Local  Global  Ethnic Fashion & Trends | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

Thanks So much for your support It's been a great year! #HappyHolidays #Kwanzaa & #NewYear2015 from @Badassebs -@Bkfashionweek @Bkastylecode @28squared +BonnieSandy

Here we "Scoop" on post about Black fashion designers, Local and Globally about Ethnic designers, Fashion & Trends... I'm finally getting a hang of this curating ...   I have to thank you for your support... Please share this and my other scoops with a friend @Bonnie Sandy 

We take an industry focus but do not to worry I've listed and I've added a new scoop Stylelust and next year I'll look at items women and men would love to wear for life' special occassions.
follow along and feel free to submit Valentines, and Bridal, Prom, Easter... Cruise

Finding info is tough so I'd appreciate it when ou submit directly at http://www.bonniesandy.com/contact-us/ ;

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@badassebs seeks Black, Caribbean, African Fashion Designers, Local  Global  Ethnic Fashion & Trends 

It’s the first day of Christmas, the first day of Kwanzaa, and more importantly, for me at least the first day of the last week of the year. It’s time for Giving, Reflecting and CHANGE! Details about each below… http://www.bonniesandy.com/time-giving-reflecting-change/

First the Gifts 12 days of #Techmas - 12 days of tech tools, links and Business Ideas. a gift of Curation -
Http://Techmas.BonnieSandy.com
Then the Reflecting during #kwanzaa2014 - over seven days personal reflections and ideas on Embracing these principles in my Business, Community Personal and even Digital, Practices see more at Http://Kwanzaa2014.BonnieSandy.com
… and then an #offer handle your Change… with tech, #artstech, #Fashiontech, #Musictech, #Dancetech, #Artstech #Entertainmenttech #edutainmenttech Note we'll explore Links & ideas included in the #techmas and in #Kwanzaa2014, These are just a few of the digital toolbox... and teh real magic is in teh strategy to adopt and adapt! This special offeris to the beta design lab... which means participants get an input into how this devops and shapes! help prepare your Summer product offering and 2015 Marketing efforts http://www.bonniesandy.com/tech/ ;

Dreams take FLIGHT when you simply
START MOVING
They get DIRECTION when you
SET GOALS, MILESTONES & DEADLINES
They become
Truly enjoyable when you
LEARN TO SHIFT & COAST ON THE CHANGING CURRENTS

I liked to thank everyone for their support it’s been a REMARKABLE year…
Technology has changed even the way we refer to ourselves so...
#HappyHolidays #Kwanzaa & #NewYear2015 from @Badassebs -@Bkfashionweek @Bkastylecode @28squared +BonnieSandy
2015 My weekly newletter begins
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Doncaster Don's curator insight, April 17, 11:23 AM

Thumbs up!!! finally African fashion is going widely and crazy across the the world.....

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#Ishopnyukco @tennehwilken's - AMIRAH DRESS is the first dress from the #HouseofRubi children’s wear collection

#Ishopnyukco @tennehwilken's - AMIRAH DRESS is the first dress from the #HouseofRubi children’s wear collection | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
House of Rubi Introduces (Drum Roll)... THE AMIRAH DRESS! This is the first dress from the House of Rubi children's wear collection, and there is more to come!!  It was designed for the lovely, sup...
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#Ishopnyukco @tennehwilken's - AMIRAH DRESS is the first dress from the #HouseofRubi children’s wear collection. Working with Children is a skill and Tenneh is proving exceptional at it.
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Reinventing the Black Medium.™

Reinventing the Black Medium.™ | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
Your premier resource for finding better Black stock images.
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we own and shoot all our images but it's About time for a dedicated Black stock image site.. 

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63 African Symbols that Prove Africans Were Always Spiritually Superior People - How Africa

63 African Symbols that Prove Africans Were Always Spiritually Superior People - How Africa | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
African symbols from Egypt are well known, but now is time to discover more African symbols specially from West Africa, called Adinkra. Adinkra are visual symbols, originally created by the Ashanti
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a great resource for African symbols

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Decolonising dress and fashion: African wear in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda

Decolonising dress and fashion: African wear in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
TIA’s Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire looks at the prevalence of African Wear in East and West Africa and concludes that the law and political attitudes in Uganda and Kenya discourage the wearing of African clothes harsher than in Nigeria and Ghana
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What is African Fashion, What is Black Fashion,  Decolonising dress and fashion: African wear in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda

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Doncaster Don's curator insight, May 22, 11:57 AM

Africa Fashion

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Fashion’s Racial Divide - It's time to accept black Fashion on it's own terms!

Fashion’s Racial Divide - It's time to accept black Fashion on it's own terms! | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
Fewer than 4 percent of the 260 fashion designers showing at New York Fashion Week are African-American.
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There is a Vibrant  Black Fashion sector that serves a specific audience and it's time the fashion media stops trying to fit a #Blackfashion into their idea of "what  fashion should be"!  That often It's promoters pushing for this does not escape me...  Many are in fact simply ashamed of the culture that is Black Fashion.  This article represents Blacks in traditional fashion sector...  most back designers I know Proudly CHOOSE to operate outside of that realm! 

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Doncaster Don's curator insight, April 17, 10:52 AM

Yeah african goes fashion way now.....

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Northside Festival comes to Brooklyn- MUSIC JUNE 11-14 | INNOVATION JUNE 11-12 | FILM JUNE 8-10

Northside Festival comes to Brooklyn- MUSIC JUNE 11-14 | INNOVATION JUNE 11-12 | FILM JUNE 8-10 | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

Northside Festival comes to Brooklyn- MUSIC JUNE 11-14 | INNOVATION JUNE 11-12 | FILM JUNE 8-10

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Northside Festival comes to Brooklyn- MUSIC JUNE 11-14 | INNOVATION JUNE 11-12 | FILM JUNE 8-10

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did @bedstuygateway wear #blackfashion at #‎AprilisBlackFashionMonth‬

did @bedstuygateway wear #blackfashion at #‎AprilisBlackFashionMonth‬ | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

I was shocked to receive an inbox message as to the removal of a comment from Bed Stuy Gateway Bid .  I had not commented on their post (to my knowledge) but on postsi saw in the streams of a friend's feed. Censoring comments is not open engagement.   I was not off topic, I simply  did not say what was expected.  

To have those "removed" so that the person I was commenting to  may not have even seen them is in so many ways feels like a voliation of free speech.. SMH

 

Social media is not the old vanguard and to believe that you can do the same old practices within many community organisation of silencing or ignoring valid concerns  that do not fall in line with one's agenda is a topic this organization needs to review. hence my decision to addess this publicly.  Fashion is not a tool for others to fall on when they need a PR whipping angle. It is the lively hood of many. 

you cannot decide it's reality, all too often those who claim to support, disrespect, the craft, the creativity, the industry, it's members. They would never take this approach with doctors or lawyers. 
It offends me. 
 

When other designers do not like what is going on, they contact me. So  I am well aware of this effort. I simply choose to ignore it .  However when you are  to address an  issue the universe will slap you  wide awake.  Had I not received this inbox I would have ignored it! I decided to make the message I received  in my inbox public.  

THE MESSAGE. 

"Good afternoon Bonnie. I removed your comments from the feed on the BIDs page as our page is for the promotion of local businesses and items related to the small business community within the BID's commercial corridor. While your opinions are significant, the posting related to the kickoff press conference for the event. If you would like to have your opinions shaped into one of the month's symposiums, I can communicate that to the events organizers on your behalf. Wishing you a great Easter/Passover Holiday Weekend. - Michael Lambert "

 

MY RESPONSE. 

"I have been an advocate for change within the Black and Brooklyn sector since the early 2000's. I considered my thoughts and opinions especially those i express valid and based on expertise and knowlege. It is my style to be open and challenge blatant disregard of the value of Black designers especially within Brooklyn's "New" fashion sector.
 

Still, I did not respond to your post, I responded on the feed of a friend. Social media means OPEN ENGAGEMENT. Which means dealing with issues put forth publicly and in a public manner.


How could you have a press conference to celebrate Black fashion and not be dressed in Black Fashion.  I'm not even sure which comment was deleted... I had made  comments on three issues

1) I would take bets that those in the press conference were not wearing black designers.
2) I'd love o see a list of their "black designers", I'd take bets it the usual one sided uninformed, unresearched approach was taken.
3)  If serious then one really needs to address the real issues faced by  black designers. The least of which is press and rather, sourcing & manufacturing & distribution issues 
 

I chose not to engage this event on any your page's timeline, as they had disrespected many. Many designers had inboxed me pissed that they had not been contacted.  I decided not to say  a word, it was not my business.  When designers  realize their value they will step up and be heard.  Apparently it seems you are using a FB account as a business channel.  

However 
 

To remove a response not because it is invalid , but because it does not suit your agenda... speaks volumes about this effort. I am not even sure which comment was removed. I have questioned the legitameacy of support for "black fashion" and challenged whether those in images were even wearing garments by Black designers. It is a discussion I often have about current Presentation practices that stress PR rather than solutions. Efforts that deal with Bloggers and press and not the designers within the sector.
 
Did you guys even do a search  for Black designers. 


To have those not involved or knowlegeable about BROOKLYN fashion History, and specifically Brooklyn BLACK Fashion History and it's current state decide who and how it is celebrated defies many principles celebrated within the Nguzo Saba celebrated and practiced by "black designers".


Brooklyn's black design is not about retail as it is about cottage industry. I seriously doubt there are any strong designer boutiques serving the black design community, existing today. In my opinion any funds, efforts and resources should go towards much needed solutions for the black fashion sector. Should anyone want an honest and informed opinion feel free to contact me...
 

I will have to decline a platform for April since April as I have learned as a designer and organizer of BLACK as well as BROOKLYN fashion designers, is the month many are prepping for their summer and prom season. 

We will be doing BKSTyleCon again in September should you BID wish to engage in sexisting solutions.
 

I myself am currently in the process of organizing a fashion tech pop up Lab, in the Brooklyn area. Should you wish to support a solution that is actually working  and can be adopted I and others will gladly sit at the  table with your organization. 
 

If you are interested in getting links and documentation to Black Fashion specifically in the Brooklyn area (especially since 1996) I will pull together such links when time permits. Also a simple search for Black fashion and Brooklyn Fashion would have revealed a solid trail as I  and otehrs have laid down over the years. 

Again I ask How many at the press conference actually wore items from ocal Black Fashion  Designers, designers do not need words they need sales!


















 

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@bedstuygateway Supporting black designers means BUYING and WEARING  items from black desigenrs. It's a simple question how many especially, organizers at that press conference actually wore garments by  black fashion designers... and who were  those designers #buyblack. #‎AprilisBlackFashionMonth‬

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Chinese Fashion Through the Dynasties 1 - by Off The Great Wall

In dedication to "Black History Month" (and every other month) we wanted to showcase different fashion styles through the ages. Watch Meron B. & B. Hawk send...
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‘To Catch A Dream,’ A Surreal Kenyan #FashionFilm eaturing #Kenyan #fashionDesigners

‘To Catch A Dream,’ A Surreal Kenyan #FashionFilm  eaturing #Kenyan #fashionDesigners | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
'To Catch A Dream' is a surreal Kenyan fashion film from Nairobi-based art collective The Nest.
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‘To Catch A Dream,’ A Surreal Kenyan #FashionFilm  eaturing #Kenyan #fashionDesigners

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Would you wear #sidethong #Stylelust #fashion #Menswear to the beach or in private

Would you  wear #sidethong #Stylelust #fashion #Menswear to the beach or in private | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
SIDE THONG 

Original and ultra sexy thong that surrounds one side of the waist. Comfort and lateral support is provided by the fabric high elastane content

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#sidethong #Stylelust #fashion #Menswear,  Men are demanding more options. But do those options need to  "make sense"... The only  use I can thing of for these is costume designs as in "Dance" performance or Masquerade... but they have been seen on the  beaches  of Europe.  

This post  would be on  my other fashion  scoop...
STYLELUST at   http://www.scoop.it/t/stylelust  ;
please visit and share  It's about  filling our closet with things we love to wear... whatever  our individual style! 

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STYLELUST  is about  filling our closet with things we love to wear... whatever  our individual style  STyleLust  is my new  scoop at  http://www.scoop.it/t/stylelust  please visit and share ! 


#sidethong #Stylelust #fashion #Menswear,  Men are demanding more options. But do those options need to  "make sense"... The only  use I can thing of for these is costume designs as in "Dance" performance or Masquerade... but they have been seen on the  beaches  of Europe.  If nothing else It's nice to see an option for bedroom play! 

 

If you find something that  would fit into someones closet  send me a note www.bonniesandy.com/contact-us


Doncaster Don's curator insight, April 17, 11:26 AM

Hahahaha this crazy.... Would you wear a side thong????

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@4ourgirlz a great #childrenswear line from #Black designer Vernita Ware #BlackhistoryMonth #BHM

@4ourgirlz a great #childrenswear line from #Black designer Vernita Ware #BlackhistoryMonth #BHM | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

4our Girlz designer Vernita Ware, loves to design clothing for girls that is age appropriate but also very trendy. Currently, she is  working on an outerwear line for girls age 2-16 and will add a dress collection for young women in the near future.

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@4ourgirlz a great #childrenswear line from #Black designer Vernita Ware #BlackhistoryMonth #BHM/ It's been difficult  to find lacally made children's wear  so please support and share

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African Diasporas, Senegalese photographer recreatw portraits made centuries ago of Africans in Europe

African Diasporas, Senegalese photographer  recreatw portraits made centuries ago of Africans in Europe | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

A Senegalese has recreated portraits made centuries ago of Africans who lived in Europe and were commemorated in now-forgotten Western art.

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#IShopNYukCo - Samra is a label by 13 year old design intern Kaylah Reid #youthentrepreneurship

#IShopNYukCo -  Samra is a label by 13 year old design intern Kaylah Reid #youthentrepreneurship | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

Samra is a label by 13 year old design intern … Kaylah Reid . She is presently prepping  her first collection for sale and will soon launch officially  so sign up for her newsletter"

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#IShopNYukCo -  Samra is a label by 13 year old design intern Kaylah Reid #youthentrepreneurship #support for These young  designers is crucial to helpng them  build charater and confidence. As Kayla pointed out  ther really is not a lin eof clothing that I love that is suitable for a teenage  African Amercan  wome  who is proud of her heritage! Clothing  for teeens by a teen!.. sign up for details on her growth!

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#Shop2Support NYukCo #Selffund #fashiontech #Startup to helps local designers build global busiensses

#Shop2Support NYukCo #Selffund #fashiontech #Startup to helps local designers build global busiensses | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
Fashioning Change EMBRACE DA BS-

Simply put these products are sell designed for Fit, Fashion and functionailty and  that should be the only reason you need to purchase.   These pre sale intros are at a steal, (designers use sweat equaity to cut cost)  and one time offers.  However  Please scroll down to read about WHY you should support! 
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#Shop2Support NYukCo #Selffund #fashiontech #Startup to helps local designers build global busiensses.  New Youk has it's share of Fashion incubators and accelerators, few allow for or cater to the organic cottage industry that actually exist.  We chose to start as a pre-stratup lab project  so that we can do what we do best... custom design products that fit our consumers needs. In this case our consumers are our design colleagues  in  less than 3 months we have made significant progress and can stand toe to toe with others well funded projects. However  to move forward we require non eguity funding.  So we tappedin to what we do best design great product, service sand merchandise and offer it as a pre-sale startup to our network! ... Thanks for your support 
Bonnie Sandy .. 
Creative Industrialist, Fashion Designer, Fashion Tech  Advocate  & Project lead 

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Holland Textiles Opens in The Bronx, Bringing @Vlisco With Them

Holland Textiles Opens in The Bronx, Bringing @Vlisco With Them | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
Last summer, while walking along 3rd Avenue in The Hub, I spotted a bright, new store with gorgeous, African print fabrics. Holland Textiles advertise themselves as the "number one African Fabric ...
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Vlisco is in the Bronx Holland textile Holland Textiles is located at 3037 Third Avenue and can be reached at 718-513-6280. 

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Don't make any assumptions about the next headscarf you see

Don't make any assumptions about the next headscarf you see | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
There are hundreds of reasons why someone might wear a head covering. These beautiful photos prove why.
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Head wraps expo 2015 

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After April 21st will Google Penalize non Mobile Optimized Websites

After April 21st  will Google Penalize non Mobile Optimized Websites | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it

People search on their mobiles much more than they do on the desk or laptop.   Looking for something you "google it", especially if you're on the go and need an answer right away , in your immediate vicinity.

 

The truth is I do not consider local search to be really "Local".. since it is skewed towards larger  chains that can afford high priced tech and search professionals. Truly local is often buried deep in pages few ever access. On top of that Google's local search and thato f others does not take into account cottage based businesses. Since they do not  or cannot input their home addresses.  So what then does Mobile Friendly mean to the average Local Cottage, Ethnic or niche business...
 

I started NYukCo as a means of using technology to address local availability. It is a collective, a cluster of local designers. We will be assisting them as indiviuals and a group to strengthen their SEO and other tech needs. Once a week you can find these local designers at a specified location.  The site  and all others I  manage are responsive so mobile ready. However Im still figuring a way around Google's local listing protocol. often it seems only one business can be listed at a location, as per the verificaton notices that many I work with who actually share space recieve.  Untill the logistics of what it means to be local, and what the  mobile user truly is seeking, is addressed this  is simply of no real value to localbusinesses.  

In the meantime we depend on what  we always have word of mouth, please support local by 
1)- stopping by with a friend or two. 
2)- Sharing to you local groups online and offline... and bringing them by 
3) Share the site and the address  with relevant info www.NYukCo.com 227 Utica Ave Brooklyn ny 11213 (between St. Johns and Sterling)
4) writing a revew on on Gplus and Social media pages and using relevant  #hashtags eg #ishopNYukCo 
5) Buying -  our Local sellers offer several options, unlike most popups you can place an order, or hav eitems altered and return teh next week or have them shipped!
Follow your local businesses on Social media & reshare their info...  
FB, www.facebook.com/nyukCo
Twitter www.twitter.com/lshopNYukCo
www.nstagram.com/IshopNYukCo

Check for mobile readiness http://ami.responsivedesign.is/ ;
https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/mobile-friendly/ ;
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Untill the logistics of what it means to be local, and what the  mobile user truly is seeking, is addressed this  is simply of no real value to localbusinesses.  

In the meantime we depend on what  we always have word of mouth, please support local by 
1)- stopping by with a friend or two. 
2)- Sharing to you local groups online and offline... and bringing them by 
3) Share the site and the address  with relevant info www.NYukCo.com 227 Utica Ave Brooklyn ny 11213 (between St. Johns and Sterling)
4) writing a revew on on Gplus and Social media pages and using relevant  #hashtags eg #ishopNYukCo 
5) Buying -  our Local sellers offer several options, unlike most popups you can place an order, or hav eitems altered and return teh next week or have them shipped! 
Follow your local businesses on Social media & reshare their info...  
FB, www.facebook.com/nyukCo
Twitter www.twitter.com/lshopNYukCo
www.nstagram.com/IshopNYukCo

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As Cuba Opens Up, Fashion Reacts or Rather How Will Fashion react?

As Cuba Opens Up, Fashion Reacts or Rather How Will Fashion react? | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
Designers have long romanticized the island nation as a mythic outpost, and now that it’s more accessible than ever they may rethink their visions.
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What  do you think of when your picture Cuban Fashion? 

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Evocative Photo Project Counters Stereotypes Of What It Means To Be Black, Masculine And Stylish

Evocative Photo Project Counters Stereotypes Of What It Means To Be Black, Masculine And Stylish | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
the ongoing photo series "The Dandy Lion Project" aims to change all that by speaking to the fact that black male fashion, and, by association, black masculinity, is diverse and not solely defined by the sort of images of black men who dominate mainstream media.

The project is organized by Shantrelle Lewis, a Philadelphia- and Brooklyn-based curator. Initially launched for a pop-up art space in Harlem in 2010, “Dandy Lion” has since been featured in shows throughout the world. Its latest exhibition, at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago,
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the "The Dandy Lion Project" organized by Shantrelle Lewis, a Philadelphia- and Brooklyn-based curator.is at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, I have to admit that these images reek of insecurity, and I always end up questioning not only how truly confident these brothers are, but how well they understand "style".  I can appreciate the photography and  truly admire what the curator has achieved for  the business of Fashion as photography.... but really, are these the only images of stylish black masculinity ? 

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Chinese Fashion Through the Dynasties @ - by Off The Great Wall

In dedication to "Black History Month" (and every other month) we wanted to showcase different fashion styles through the ages. Watch Meron B. & B. Hawk send...
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Chinese Fashion Through the Dynasties 2 - by Off The Great Wall

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@Afropunk PinnedxStitched take on "Black Fashion...Through The Ages" @YouTube - What do you think?

In dedication to "Black History Month" (and every other month) we wanted to showcase different fashion styles through the ages. Watch Meron B. & B. Hawk send...
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@Afropunk  PinnedxStitched take on "Black Fashion...Through The Ages"  @YouTube -  What do you think?

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Oya rise of the Orisas - African Superhero Movie & comic book

The worlds first African superhero movie - a taster. This short movie introduces Oya Rise of the Orixas, a trans-media project that features film and comic books. to support  this project  pre-order comic books at  http://igodofilms.com/?page_id=52

 

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To support Oya rise of the Orisas - African Superhero Movie & comic book  pre-order comic books at  http://igodofilms.com/?page_id=52

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Christie Brown - speaks about the changing #retailculture behind her #Ghanian #Fashion line #BHM

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Christie Brown - speaks about the changing #retailculture behind her #Ghanian #Fashion line #BHM 

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2015 Beautifully Wrapped Fundraising Calendar support education of girls in Sierra Leone

2015 Beautifully Wrapped Fundraising Calendar support education of girls in Sierra Leone | Black Fashion Designers | Scoop.it
"Fundraising with Beautifully Wrapped has been super easy!" Thank you for choosing Beautifully Wrapped Fundraising. We are very proud of our program and believe your group will have great success in meeting your fundraising goals. Please use the materials on this page to help you with your program.
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 Calendar project support education of girls in Sierra Leone

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