Taraji P. Hensen covers UPSCALE Magazine MAY 2014



Fashion Mixer

Level817 has teamed up with the awesome talents from MyHellofaLife.com to put together our first “Fashionably Late” fashion mixer project. This project consist of various talents including models, stylist, bloggers, and designers.

The idea is to creatively network with fashion peers and shed light on new up and coming talents while also generating buzz & PR for all parties involved.

For more info and to get involved email: level817fashion@gmail.com

Fashion Feature: I ❤ BDes

Tired of going out and seeing another chick in the same outfit???? Well check out iLoveBDes for your next event.

Fashion Designer Brittany DeShields recently launched her Spring 2013 Collection and it’s filled with a multitude of sexy dresses and two pieces for the risqué fashionista in you. Every single one is sure to make you stand out at any event. My personal favorite is the ironRED dress. I’m in love with the fiery color and conceptual design. Check out a few photos from her new collection and interview with Level817 below.



L817:Where are you from?
BDes:My studio is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
L817:What made you decide to have a career in fashion?
BDes:I always wanted to start my own company and be an entrepreneur. Once I started sewing as a teenager, I realized that this is something that I loved and knew that I would continue to perfect my craft.
L817: Who are your Fashion Inspirations?
BDes: Now days, Reality TV is where I get inspired by the current styles. Watching shows like the Kardashians, The Rachel Zoe Project, Housewives Shows etc. Of course, the many other great well-known fashion designers.
L817: What are your Fashion Aspirations?
BDes: I aspire to be a worldwide international clothing brand that will continue to offer trendy styles, as well as, exclusive designs.
L817: How would you describe your line?
BDes: This season I have 3 different Collections: B.DeS, Brittany DeShields and B Swim. All 3 are for the fashion forward female who loves looking sexy, being unique and being original.
L817: How would you describe your style?
BDes: My designing style of sexy and flirty for the fashion forward female that likes to be daring.
L817: What’s your Spring/Summer must haves?
BDes: Standout colorful pumps and Tom Ford Shades.
L817: What accessory can you just not live without besides your phone?
BDes: My Laptop.

So what are you waiting for??? Make your exclusive purchase now at iLoveBDes And be sure to make a lasting impression!