London – In Essence

October 26th, 2011

Here is a selection of images I shot for the American Black Women’s magazine Essence, for their september issue. The brief was to shoot street style fashion shots of stylish black women living in London, as part of a global street style feature.

From top: Student Chloe, wearing a playsuit made in Ghana from Chloe’s own pattern. material sourced from Market In Ghana.  Traditional pattern called Angie. cowhide bag bought in Ghana.

Stylist Gretchen is wearing Blouse Zara, Belt Primark Skirt Vintage Shoes Vivenne Westwood, Necklass Vintage, with Antique Earrings.

Blogger and photographer Michelle is wearing a Shirt Gap Waistcoat Maxmara trousers Zara Shoes All-Saints Bag LV Earings Jackie Brazil Tie Tie Rack.

PR Jannine is wearing an oversized Mens Shirt borrowed from her father, with Topshop Socks Primark Books, and a Topshop leotard/body-con.

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5 Responses to “London – In Essence”

  1. Lauren Says:

    Gorgeous. I like all of them, but especially the first one. The pairing of the shearling vest and the native Ghanaian print jumpsuit is brilliant.

    The Styleseer

  2. Sing Says:

    Love these photos and stylish women!

  3. DM Says:

    Wonderful style and beautiful photos.

  4. Michelle Bobb-Parris Says:

    So glad to see these – thanks for posting!!

  5. Wayne Says:

    I’m so glad you like my selection!

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