BRAND/CEO Spotlight: Young Gifted And Black 16

Young Gifted And Black 16 creating fashion with a purpose!

Young Gifted And Black 16 Kontrol Magazine Spotlight

Young Gifted And Black 16 was created by Desiree By field (26)
and Emmitt Miller (28) Two Young natives from West Palm Beach, Fl. We Created a Photoshoot based around our clothing line Young Gifted and Black 16. We Started a movement in 2016 to showcase the positive youth in the black community doing positive things. From then on we created and launched our clothing line in 2018. Our clothing line varies in a variety of colors and positive statements that make the black youth or any black person feel proud to represent our brand. Our main statement shirts read “Young Gifted And Black” or “I am Young Gifted And Black.”
Young Gifted And Black 16 Kontrol Magazine Spotlight
Services: Young Gifted And Black 16 We sell merchandise that goes along with our movement and we feature the black youth in our community on our Instagram page.
City: West Palm Beach
Young Gifted And Black 16 Kontrol Magazine Spotlight
What motivates us? What motivates us is the desire for change and the desire to create more opportunities for more people of color in our community.

Favorite Quote: “We have to teach our girls that they can reach as high as humanly possible.” -Beyonce

Young Gifted And Black 16 Kontrol Magazine Spotlight

Advice to women: Enjoy life and take the time to know yourself and love yourself. Focus on your career and set goals for yourself the right person will come along and fit right into your vision.

Instagram: @ younggiftedandblack16
@Desiree.Jaye
@jamesQupid
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Publisher

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.