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Glamour Your Hair

glamoryour hair

Hair is BIG business in America. Long gone are the days where women were relegated to wearing just one style. Fashion has had a major impact on this sharp change in hair ideology. From the long manes on the Gucci 2012 runway to the multicolored punk layers of the Prada fall runway, hair extentions have made a huge impact in the way we look at length, and our ability to follow trends that we never could before.

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Passion. Resilience. Sacrifice. Values. Respect. Persévérer: The Elevated Lifestyle Brand

PRSVR

 

I knew I loved the mastermind behind PRSVR when he revealed that he is a Law & Order: SVU fanatic. "I have seen EVERY episode.... and still watch reruns while convincing myself that 'I'd never seen this one'." But this isn't what makes Brandon Williamson a powerful player. Its more about how humble he is when speaking about the brand, and his love for all things that inspire and provoke creativity. He operates as a shadow, behind the scenes and quite content with letting the brand, its values, the quality and his team speak for themselves.

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Urban Africa: Eclectic Leather Design for Individuals

urban africa

 

In the fashion industry, finding a way to differentiate a brand in a highly competitive market calls for savvy design and the creation of something that people can relate to. Enter Urban Africa. The brand officially launched in 2005 after Vincent Urbain visited Cape Town, Africa for adventure and water sports, and decided to make it home. The Belgian economics graduate has created a brand that focuses on the centric meeting of the customer and design, producing custom made leather goods in a variety of leather colors, stitching, shapes and final designs. At Haute Chicago we love to find out about the hottest trends and brands in the city, but of course, globally. Check out what Vincent Urbain, the owner and founder of urban africa had to say about the company's inception, design process and the future.

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