NEW YORK CITY'S MOST FASHIONABLE IMPORTS
Rafaela: From Croatia to GramercyRead more
Rafaela is a modern day fashionista with timeless taste and an infectious smile. She possesses true New York confidence and her eclectic wardrobe illuminates her dare-devilish personality.
Stella: From Russia to Brighton BeachRead more
Stella is a Brooklyn beach babe with a cosmopolitan edge. Her personal style reflects a combination of her European roots and her urban upbringing. Now she’s taking on the fashion industry to launch her own line of customized apparel that blends a masculine aesthetic with a sentimental touch.
Gunjan: On Indian Dance, Cuisine, and NYCRead more
Gunjan is a fashionable New York native who strikes a rare balance between beauty and brains. She is a financial journalist, graduate student at Columbia University, and a classical Indian dancer. Despite the whirlwind of living in Manhattan, this cosmopolitan wonder-woman remains centered through her spirituality and connection to her Indian heritage.
Roxana: On Unity, NYC, and Pangean VisionRead more
Although a Brooklyn native, Roxana was undoubtedly transplanted here from another era. Her bohemian style and free spirit leave you wondering: if this is what living in the desert of Arizona does to a women, where can I sign up? Now Roxana is part music video director and part entrepreneur, with a clothing line Pangean Vision that celebrates unity inspired by her NYC roots.
Narges: From Iran to TribecaRead more
Narges is a fashionable and fabulous Columbia Law student living in the heart of New York City. Transplanted from Vancouver to Tribeca, Narges originally hails from Iran. Although her wardrobe includes a collection of on-trend and head turning treasures, her old world etiquette and warm demeanor affirm that she is truly a Persian princess living the downtown lifestyle.
Pooja: From India to SohoRead more
Pooja is the creator, designer, and #GirlBoss behind 6 Shore Road. Hailing originally from India, Pooja has called many international cities home before moving to New York City. This Soho-based fashion label is currently taking the swimsuit market by storm. Pooja’s colorful personal style and experiences traveling the world inspire the vibrant patterns and eye-catching textiles that embody the brand.
Nicole on Fashion, Dancing, and NYC CuisineRead more
Nicole is an international competitive ballroom dancer, a graduate from Hofstra University, and a fashion designer for two new labels. Her love of fashion began in her early years of rummaging for vintage treasures in her own mother’s closet. As a professional dancer, she developed a unique taste for form flattering pieces and contrasting colors. Today, Nicole combines all of these influences to pull together looks that balance European glam with modern Americana trends.
Mahwash: On Finding a Home in NYCRead more
Mahwash is a bilingual barrister by day and stunning fashionista by night. Spending her childhood traveling from one city to another, Mahwash developed a radiant personality and charisma. She illuminates her surroundings with her positive energy, even in the fast-paced city of New York which she has called home for the past 8 years.