Dominion of New York


October 13, 2011

3 Harlem Fashionistos: Selina, Shavon, Ashley

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Written by: Shakiyla Newland


Black New Yorkers heavily influence global fashion trends. This series profiles local style mavens.

hile out and about in Harlem over the weekend, I ran into three style mavens that caught my fashion eye. Check out their biographies on the next page.



About the Author

Shakiyla Newland
Shakiyla Newland
A Brooklynite with a love for fashion and beauty. I'm no guru but I'd like to think that I have an eye for what looks good.


New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, left to right. Photo courtesy of Flickr/Azipaybarah

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