Filmed By: Initial Wesley
WHO: Amanda Seales, (formally Amanda Diva,) is the first face to represent the Design the Dream philanthropic fashion collaboration between fashion designer, Gwen Beloti, and fashion editor/handbag designer, Eboyné Jackson.
WHAT: This exclusive, behind the scenes video featuring "The Renaissance Woman" Amanda Seales chronicles Amanda's journey as she shoots the publicity campaign for DTD. The video made its world premier on Vibe vixen.com. It highlights the exclusive DTD piece, created by Gwen Beloti which will be available for purchase on Smashing Darling (smashingdarling.com), and select boutiques in NYC. The dress will also debut live in Gwen Beloti's Spring 2012 collection, along with a luxury handbag from Daughter of Zion by Eboyné Jackson during New Jersey Fashion Week Oct 9th-13th. A portion of the proceeds will benefit two organizations near and dear to the creators' hearts; Little Dresses for Africa and Adonai Partners.
***The Design the Dream campaign photo shoot was creatively directed by DTD organizers, Gwen Beloti and Eboyne' Jackson and was photographed by Larry Wright; Video filmed by Initial Wesley. The glam squad consisted of hair stylist, Latifah Adbur; make-up artist, Kellie Muse; and wardrobe (accessory stylist) Yanni J.***
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