Additional Designer Bios

Blas Couture by Azi Blas(Richmond)
Azi Blas is foremost a creative and passionate man. From fashion, art and design, now hair and wig designs including headdress. All this is not coincidental. His grandmother a humble seamstress and his grandfather a carpenter, is father a photo journalist; wonderful elements to a great start. A graduate of Parsons School Of Design, Azi also continued professional studies at the Fashion Institute Of Technology. Starting as a fashion producer at the age of fifteen, seamster, tailor, at the age of nineteen, later as a young man an accessories designer and fashion designer, Azi Blas uses all senses of art and design to produce one of a kind couture gowns, dresses, and separates.
CONTACT: blascouture@gmail.com

Brehon Williams(Chesapeake)
Brehon Williams, a native of Chesapeake, Virginia, has been designing for 4 years. His unique, innovative, and minimalist-like aesthetic has allotted him the opportunity to participate in numerous shows across the East Coast. He was awarded the Best Upcoming Designer Award at the 2009 Virginia Fashion Awards and more recently won the ACHI Magazine Fashion Designer Competition. His line, BREHON, is on an upward advance with the help of God, hard work, and perseverance. "A man's gift makes room for him, and brings him before great men." Brehon will surprise and stun with his latest collection.
CONTACT: brehonwilliams@gmail.com

Reckless by Mario Daughtry (Chesapeake)
Mario Daughtry first developed his clothing line in 2006 and trademarked the brand in 2008. Working out of his garage, Mario has turned Reckless and its parent company Urban Jungle Brands into a smokin'hot company that is pushing urban ready-to-wear fashion to the next level. Urban Jungle is the official designer and printer of branded clothing for numerous groups, organizations and a host of other clientale.
CONTACT: urbanjungle06@yahoo.com