Image consultant, strategist and content creator.
FAV FASHION ITEM
THINGS I SPLURGE ON
Coppin State University
My Raison D’etre: Fashion. Create. Inspire.
Traveling, Books, Skincare
MY LOVE AFFAIR WITH FASHION IS NOT QUITE A FAIRYTALE.
When I was 10, I dreamt of becoming the fastest woman on earth. But while on the track, literally, to becoming a star athlete, spectators began complimenting me on my signature hairstyle: cornrows with vibrant barrettes. This was my first introduction at making a fashion statement….
Since then, I’ve turned ‘making my statement’ into ‘making customized statements’ for others. And from that, I love and thrive to be in the forefront of image development so I can explore and unveil new levels of creativity.
After hanging up my running shoes to focus on image development, I’ve sharpened my sense of communication through innumerable tours, in places far and wide — whether pounding the flashy streets of New York City to Lagos, Nigeria fashion scene.
Throughout, I’ve learned what makes for good advertising — the personal preference — through my roles in: fashion styling, corporate/brand image development, consumer discovery, visual merchandising, photography, digital media, and motion creative direction.
Now, I believe our creations are extensions of ourselves. They carry our energies and our intentions out into the world. That’s why making a statement is an extension in every venture I am apart of .
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Mikara is a true joy to work with. Her professionalism and commitment was evident throughout our time working together and I found her input to the creative process highly valuable. I cannot appreciate enough the trust and faith she had in me and I fully recommend Mikara to anyone looking for her services.
Mikara was in the styling team for our shoot for HUF magazine:
https://www.kameraaddikt.com/copy-of-a-hello-gentlemen-huf-magaz Mikara is very professional and has great sense of taste in wardrobe. We enjoyed working with her and looking forward for future projects.
New York, NY
It's rare that you come across such a standout talent like Mikara. I had the pleasure of working with Mikara on new business endeavor.
She is one exceptional and highly skilled professional, not just in the sector of fashion and styling, but in matters of branding, corporate identity and business development in general.
Love everything about the Shirt, from how it feels smooth on the skin to how it fits and most importantly the message it passes, improving confidence amongst the black community.
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