Last night, some of New York’s fashion elite gathered to celebrate OWN’s new reality series “Love In the City,” which stars real life friends Kiyah Wright, Bershan Shaw, Chenoa Maxwell and Tiffany Jones. Sponsored by Clairol, the event was held at the chic Mondrian Soho Penthouse and welcomed an esteemed collection of VIPs and tastemakers who enjoyed a fabulous dining experience and cosmopolitan-inspired martinis. Attending the elegant evening was an assembly of who’s who in entertainment, media, beauty and fashion including Mona Scott-Young (Monami Entertainment), Angela Yee (Power 105’s “The Breakfast Club”), Demetria Lucas and Geneva Thomas(“Blood, Sweat & Heels”), Elle Varner (recording artist), Charlene Dance (Global Marketing Director, Strength of Nature),Ursula Stephen (Celebrity Hairstylist), Felicia Walker Benson (ThisThatBeauty), Arianna Davis (O, the Oprah Magazine), Tai Beauchamp, Kahlana Barfield (In Style), Nikki Ogunnaike(Glamour.com), Marvet Britto, Chef Roble, model Sesilee Lopez and legendary model and fashion activist Bethann Hardison.
Following dinner and networking, guests previewed the premiere episode of “Love In the City,” followed by an insightful Q&A hosted by Claire Sulmers, founder and editor of Fashion Bomb Daily.
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