For several decades, Brenda Jackson, owner of VintageFabulosity, has been combining her passion of shopping and knowledge of fashion to produce a collection of vintage clothing and accessories, that spans over a century of iconic designs, textiles, and museum quality designer pieces. Many of her ‘wearable art’ pieces were created by such avant-garde designers such as Giorgi Armani, Coco Chanel, Christain Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Emilo Pucci, Valentino, and Elsa Schiaparelli. Brenda and her collection have been featured in magazines and books.
VintageFabulosity is located at: Eastern Market Antiques, 2530 Market St., Detroit, MI 48207
Grace LaVier is a Wardrobe Stylist and Costume Designer born and raised in metro Detroit, who from a young age has been consumed in the art of fashion and clothing. Fashion to her is more than just what you throw on in the morning but an expression of ones self, it’s a form of art. When Grace see’s a model or person, they are a canvas and the clothes are her paint. She draws inspiration from the streets of her favorite cities, New York, Paris and Detroit. She combines street style with the avant-garde looks seen on the runway. Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, and Givenchy are just a few designers that influence on her dramatic styling flare. Grace attended Columbia College in Chicago and received her Bachelor’s of Art degree in Fashion Business. She has been working in the fashion industry since 2007. Currently, Grace resides in her home city of Detroit, working in the film industry, costume designing and styling both movies and commercials.
Hairstylist Tanya Walker is a member of the local 798 (New York) and local 38 (Michigan) unions. In her early years, she worked as a hairstylist on many Broadway plays such as Cats, Crazy For You, A Christmas Carol, and Phantom of the Opera. She then returned to Michigan to open up her own hair salon. In addition to owning her own salon she has also worked on a number of major productions in Michigan such as Scream 4, Oz: Great and Powerful, Transformers 4: Age of Extinction and many others, her most recent was Batman v. Superman.