Battle of the Boutiques Get Your Tickets Today

On November 29, IMPACT Magazine will bring to life a launch event for our sister publication, Flawless IMPACT. The event will infuse music, fashion and philanthropy with our ‘Battle of the Boutiques’ event to be held at the renowned Twelve Hotel located at 361 17th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30363. Doors open at 8:00PM.

Trendsetters, socialites, bloggers, style and makeup mavens and other influencers are invited to partake in an evening of cocktail mingling and entertainment as the latest in fashion from boutiques and designers from New Jersey to Atlanta compete in the “Battle of The Boutiques”. The boutiques and designers will be judged on their overall look; from the hair and makeup, to the stiletto shoe!

Boutiques competing in the event includes:  NeoDasha’s House of Fashion from Florida, Ben’s Design, BYRDs Couture Boutique and Royal Eminencefrom Atlanta, Niq Nicole’s of New Jersey, J. Si Monae of Philadelphia, and Karma Soul International, of Milwaukee.

Celebrity guest judges are VH1’s Basketball Wives Tami Roman, actress  Brely Evans co-star of BET’s “Being Mary Jane”, Atlanta blogger for & GyantUnplugged Gyant, celebrity stylist and Editor-In-Chief of Kontrol Magazine, Julian Lark, entertainment mogul Kim Tumey, model/actress founder/CEO of Areli Productions Kade’ Merab, Director of Public Relations of Areli Productions, Torrance Hill; celebrity hairstylist Jasmine Collins of Razor Chic of Atlanta and  Miss Central Georgia Black International, Raven Naquelle.

During the evening Enchanted Closets Inc., a nonprofit organization whose mission is too physically, mentally, and emotionally outfit Atlanta high school girls from low-income families through programs that prepare them for social and professional milestones will receive the IMPACT Empowerment Award!

Entertainment for the evening will include performances by two-time Grammy nominee, singer/songwriter Torica.

This magical evening will infuse music, fashion and philanthropy for a memorable event.

To purchase tickets,  There will not be any tickets sold at the door!



Julian R. Lark is a distinguished entrepreneur and award-winning stylist, sought after for his take on classic glamour. Having over a decade of experience coupled with a degree in Fashion, Lark has made himself an integral part in creating breathtaking moments for countless Hollywood celebrities. As a tastemaker in fashion, he has launched an online boutique and showroom in Atlanta to make breathtaking moments accessible to his growing audience. Julian forged his own path by creating the nationally published Kontrol Magazine as Editor-in-chief and lead stylist. He has crafted memorable moments for Hollywood icons like Anita Baker, Lynn Whitefield, Toni Braxton and Lil’ Kim. He’s been called upon to work on projects for numerous studios and networks including FX, Netflix, Bravo, OWN, WeTV and VH1. Press features of his work include Huffington Post, People, US Weekly, E! News, The View, and The Wendy Williams Show. In addition to his work as a stylist, in 2014 Julian launched his first stylist class, which is designed to help aspiring stylist learn how to build a successful career in the industry. Continuing to leverage his audience he has launched his own cosmetics line, and agency for stylist. Julian has proven himself to be a creative visionary and industry zealot. His drive, coupled with his uncanny ability to empower through fashion and style will undoubtedly ensure constant growth, both personally and professionally, in fashion and beyond.