The Black Fashion Week | USA runway returned for the 7th annual fashion week ending Black History Month and Celebrating Women’s History Month. This event took place in Chicago, IL where it all began with a vision to highlight designers of color, promoting and exposing their brand aesthetics to the general public nationwide in key metropolitan cities.

                Stephane St. Jaymes

The Luxury Runway Show

This exciting runway show featured six designers: Dream Designs, Amara Blak, Bel Blak Couture, Thom Kat Fashion & Art Boutique, Stephane St. Jaymes & emerging designer Jonathan Thedford who all showcased their new & exciting spring 2022 collections.


Runway Collections:
The Designers who showcased at the Black Fashion Week 2022 included four talented black women designers whose collections were full of vibrant, playful patterns, colors, dual textures in some of the most fascinating silhouettes just perfect for the upcoming 2020 spring season proms, weddings, and festive occasions. Emerging designer Jonathan Thedford debuted his first-ever fashion week collection which included beautiful two-piece evening ensembles with a focus on asymmetrical high/low skirts. The final designer of the runway included international Designer Stephane St. Jayme’s born in London, but now residing in Chicago IL. His head-turning collection featured a combination of classic black, and nude hues in eye-catching nontraditional, yet futuristic silhouettes with dashes of ostrich embellishments adorning his garments. Beauty services were provided by Chicago’s very one by Makeup First makeup artistry school along with Delali Robinson Cosmetics, 360 Blowout bar, Carla NaTasha & Studio 83.

Dream Designs – Noel Budelynn – Angelica Nichols – Victoria Collins

This event took place in Chicago at the Royal Garden Banquet Halls located at 2515 N. Harlem, Ave Chicago, IL 60707, and was hosted by Dr. Nakita Nicci” The Media Doctor” as seen on the hit Bravo’s hit TV show “To Rome for Love.” Guest enjoyed music by DJ sensation DJ Bsyde, delicious bites & treats from our featured chef, The Purple Ribbon Chef” drinks from Barefoot Wine, and fabulous swag bags courtesy of Curls. Biz features a host of products from sponsors such as Minovet, B Fragranced, Delali Cosmetics, and Luster Haircare.


Thomkat Fashion & Art Boutique – Juatoya Fraizer – Sendi Andrade – Victoria Collins

Visit Black Fashion Week to read more about each designer.

Bel Blak Couture – Arielle Carter – Stayce Hopkins


Photo Credits: Black Fashion Week