The Weekend Guide

Cheers to the freakin’ weekend! Here’s my fly curated list of the top activities you should check out this weekend.


Mitchell & Ness debuts a capsule collection with Bloomingdales featuring a variety of sportswear essentials. The collection, inspired by sport and design, offers a streetwear edge reflect in each item inclusive in the capsule such as the Coach Jackets, French Terry Shorts, Dad Hats and Snapback Hats.

Each style is also influenced by popular NBA teams and uniforms redesigned with an updated fit and modern cut.

Bloomingdale's will host an in-store event on Saturday April 22, 2017  at 100 Third Avenue from 12-3pm open to the public.

Music by Gianni Lee / Snacks by Treat House / Gift with purchase

The Mitchell & Ness x Bloomingdales collection is available in – store at select Bloomingdale's stores and online at

Beauty x Essence Seminar

Beauty x Essence is a networking event that aims to educate and empower women and girls everywhere, brought to you by event coordinator Nakia Kerlan and makeup artist Keyanna Banks. This seminar will focus on makeup education, featuring a makeup class by Makeup Artist SlayLenna, and also special performances by a few amazing young women. There will complimentary treats available for all guests and special Beauty x Essence gift bags filled with goodies for the makeup class attendees!

1pm-4pm: Makeup Class with Makeup Artist @Slay.lenna and model @TheCleopatraLee

4pm-7pm: Guest set by DJ Nolita + Special Perfomances by Ashen, Chyna Streetz & Ameirani

Date and Time

Sat, April 22, 2017

1:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT


John Doe Gallery

112 Waterbury Street

Brooklyn, NY 11206

Admission:  $10 – $45


The 8th Annual "Fashion 500" Awards

The Block Association is responsible for pioneering the grassroots movement to get April recognized as Black Fashion Month & are the only NYC group honoring people of color that excel in fashion w/ an award show.

This event is a NO COVER event but there is only ONE requirement for admission. You must attend in high fashion attire, Fashion 500 ready is a must to get into this event. Come support your favorite Honoree looking your Sundays Best!

MANDATORY ATTIRE: Gents: Suits , tuxedos , Formal Attire ,Hard Bottom Shoes

( No Denim , Athletic wear , Sneakers , hats )

Ladies: Formal/Gala Attire , Cocktail dresses and Heels 

( No Denim , Flats , sandals ) 

When: Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM


Slate NY

54 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10010