It was a Wednesday night, yet it felt like a Saturday. The Club was packed and the line was out the door to get in.
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Kanye West‘s Yeezy Season 4 show yesterday may have featured a star-studded runway, but Kendall and Kylie Jenner were notable exceptions to that rule. Though the sisters definitely attended the show—and rocked the front row with Kim Kardashian, Tyga, Carine Roitfeld, and Pharrell Williams—they did not sling on those incredibly uncomfortable-looking shoes and strut their stuff alongside…
via Kendall and Kylie Reveal Why They Didn’t Walk Kanye’s Yeezy Show — StyleCaster
Ok the count down has begun. It is now exactly 8 days until Blue Candies puts on the greatest show to hit this side of the Mississippi in a long time. Fashion Meets Hip Hop is the Brain child of Blue Candies. It is a cataclysmic explosion of Fashion and Music together on stage to bring you one awesome show. Some of the most talented Indie Artist, Designers, MUA and Photographers in the business.
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Blue Candies was recently featured in the newly released Cincinnati Scripted Souls. It is a book of artwork featuring 40 artist from around the Cincinnati area. Blue Candies was given the honor of having 15 pages of designs, bio, links and more. And all the proceeds from the sale of the book are being donated to “My Cincinnati”, which provides free music lessons to under privileged children who want to learn to play string instruments. So get your copy today. Check out some really cool art work and support a good cause.
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Now, I know I’m not the only one who opens up their bathroom cabinet drawers and see’s countless amount of different curly hair products. I’ve tried and used so many different products, yet I only have a handful that I truly love. Everyones hair is different whether you have loose, tight, kinky, or even coily hair. […]
via Top 10 Favorite Curly Hair Products — Just Call Me Mary
August 2nd 2016 at 6pm in Five Points Alley an artistic gem nestled in the Cincinnati Redeveloping Neighborhood of Walnut hills, 13 extraordinary women graduated from the Mortar Program. One of those women was Charlene Kimber Crutcher, Designer for Blue Candies. Charlene has designed for Blue Candies for 5 years but wanted to take Blue Candies to a new level with the Mortar Program. And move Blue Candies from a home business into a Mobile Boutique business. The Mortar Program in Walnut Hills being called our city’s next revitalization, story. MORTAR fulfills its purpose by building on these successes through focusing on those who are often ignored. By targeting underserved and redeveloping communities, they are offering these non-traditional entrepreneurs the opportunity to use our inherent talents to not just make a dollar, but to positively participate in the rise of Cincinnati.
Each Class is followed up with a Pitch Night. Graduates must Pitch their business and ideas to a crowd of family, friends, investors and members of the community. This is the night when every thing that they have learned comes into play. The attendees then vote on who should get the money from Pitch Night that each guest paid to get into the event. Although Kimber did win the Pitch Night she made some awesome connections and and received lots of positive feed back.
Kimber Crutcher has been working hard to build her Brand. And with this new en devour brings new opportunities, exposure, and the skills to develop her business into a success. And it’s not over yet, Mortar provides 18 months of support for the graduates to help the business have a successful startup. Being part of the Mortar program solidifies the Blue Candies Brand. The best is yet to come for her!
2016 Mortar-Indigo Graduates:
- Vy Sok
- Jesse Fox
- Christina Davis
- Charlene Kimber Crutcher
- Renee Laguna
- Jerri Tolliver
- Danielle Sharee
- Liz Wolf
- Achsah Fitzhugh
- Que Kinebrew
- Shamekko Early
- Monica Tuck
Blue Candies never seems to disappoint. Blue Candies Slayed, Ripped and lit the Runway on Fire once again in the Fashion Forward Cincy Fashion Competition Saturday July 16th at the Ramada formerly known as CoCoKey Water Resort in Cincinnati, Ohio. Introducing two new designs on the Runway. Along with some that had never been showcased. Blue Candies wowed the crowed with bold designs and candy like colors. Blue Candies showed handcrafted Art at it’s best.
If you were unable to be one of the lucky few to get a ticket to the show here is the video. Please Like, Subscribe to my Channel and as always Please Share!
Watch Blue Candies In Fashion Forward Cincy!
Blue Candies will be showcasing in the hottest Fashion Show to hit Cincinnati this Summer! Celebrity Judges will be on deck to decide who has the hottest set. There will be 10 designers showcasing in a competition to win $500 and a feature in Fashion Forward Magazine. So come on out and make Damn Sure it’s “Blue Candies”!
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Date: Saturday, July 16, 2016
Location: Ramada Plaza