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The legendary Ebony Fashion Fair captivated Toney Powell and Tim Parks with its influence on production values and creative themes. Buzzwords such as press play, rewind, remix and fast forward appeared during their brainstorming sessions and would serve as the title of their show and its segments. It’s been four years since this collaboration, collectively…

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Mother-daughter duo and former Atlantans Carolyn and Fatimah Thomas have racked up vast experience in servicing the stylish individual. With Carolyn’s design skills and Fatimah’s flair for graphics and presentation, they’ve garnered the title as fashion icons. They have produced exceptional work solely and collectively for the past 30 years. They showcased their expertise in designing and…

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The masterminds behind TP2 (squared) Men’s Apparel, Tim Parks and Toney Powell, hosted their first fashion show with special guest designers Isaac Spry of ISPRY Couture and Jonathan Daniels of Black Orchid Designs. The showcase was a successful attempt in their expansion from producing vests to creating other garments such as suits and swimwear.

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Ronnel and Tinika

Livingstone College in Salisbury, North Carolina, presented The More Than Me Fashion Show, one of the school’s biggest homecoming events for the past four years, The impeccably dressed hosts and co-founders of More Than Me LLC, Tinika and Ronnel Blackmon, took us on a visual and aural feast. R&B entertainer Adrian Marcel and hip-hop recording artist…

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Ronnel and Tinika Blackmon met while touring with Ebony Fashion Fair as part of the modeling roster. From 2002 to 2008, they collected life lessons that would define them as a married couple and a business partnership. The annual tour made stops in 180 cities within a nine-month period. The Blackmons were dubbed the “model…

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Tim Parks and Toney Powell have formed a stylish addition to the world of men’s fashion TP2 (squared) Designer Vests.  The line brings a modern, masculine, sexy, bold and edgy presence to menswear. Collectively involving themselves in tasks to fulfill their career goals, both men are no strangers to the rigors of product development and production…

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