Designers' CornerSeasick Mama - is a conceptual apparel company using t-shirts as the functioning blank canvas. Seasick Mama spearheaded the "Canvas to Clothing" project, working directly with artists to put their original work on t-shirts as a more affordable way for followers to purchase their art. The Canvas to Clothing Project culminated in an exhibit at the 303Grand Gallery. Most recently, Seasick Mama printed a limited edition t-shirt collection for Carlos Valencia, a Manhattan based illustrator, which was featured in Interview Magazine. Presently, Seasick Mama has introduced the "Goodbye Imagination" collection, a bold, sexy, but also amusing series of bras and corsets printed on the front of tees that have popped-up all over Brooklyn. Visit Website.
Have you ever wanted to make a t-shirt but didn't have the time or resources to make it?. Seasick Mama is offering a ONE TIME ONLY opportunity to do it for you. Bring ONE garment of your choice with a .JPEG image of your design on a CD. (14"x16" maximum dimension, 300 dpi) OR find a recycled garment during the event and choose from a variety of images designed by Seasick Mama.Recycle an old blank t-shirt into a creative top designed by you! You will receive your finished t-shirt in your mailbox the following weekend! This is a LIMITED TIME OFFER for only $5.00! Seasick Mama will also holding a raffle for FREE summer give-a-ways!
Ava Ghosseiri - grew up in Tehran, Iran. In 2003 she moved to New York City and studied Fashion Design at Parsons the New School for Design. In 2008 she was one of the eleven graduates that their work was presented at Debut (retail-gallery space in manhattan. Her focus is on women's wear and fashion jewelries. Since 2007 she have been working on her own collection as well assisting other designer in Fashion. Recently samples of her work have been presented atFashion week daily and Sportswear international.
Yasmineh Kafai - is a young and passionate jewelry Designer. Pursuing her love of fashion and jewelry she started taking classes on her own and rediscovered her love of jewelry. With her designs in high demand she started organizing private shows and exhibitions and selling her art to the public. Her pieces are unique, trendy, and one of a kind. Her inspiration comes from the heart and a personal sense of taste and fashion. "I make what ever feels good to me, if I like it, im sure they like too." Her website www.Yasminehjewelry.com will be launching very soon with her new collection. Stay tuned ...
Jana Rose Carrero - born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, received her bachelor's degree in Motion Pictures from the University of Miami. After having modeled and served as stylist for several fashion events and magazines in Puerto Rico, she relocated to New York City in 2008 where she obtained her certification in Fashion Styling from the Fashion Institute of Technology, and assisted in NY Fashion Week and other notable productions. With her background and keen eye for film and photography, Jana turns fashion into a unique creative art form.
DJ CornerMain Set 11pm - J. Wiggles
J. Wiggles is the host of his own weekly online and terrestrial radio show called the "Unknown Tongue" on party934.com and 105.3 FM in the Hudson Valley (Fridays from 4 to 6). He has acquired a massive digital archive of rare and unusual music, collected from around the world over the last 20 years. Join him in a rare live appearance and dance to some killer Electro and Indie Rock.
Opening Set 9:30pm - Lynn Farrell
Music stylist and booker Lynn Farrell has DJed in NYC for the past four years, playing underground parties and opening for bands like Blues Explosion. Lynn's unique DJ sets include the best new indie and underground along with her favorite leg twitching garage, rockabilly, punk and indie from the past three decades.