Interviews / Guests

A A K S

A A K S

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards design? I grew up in the beautiful sunny Ghana, art was a love from an early age even though I also harbored a dream of being a pilot. Being top of the art class almost every year(…)

Urban Bush Babes Sasha & Sable Boykin in Original UBB Visual Content

Urban Bush Babes Sasha & Sable Boykin in Original UBB Visual Content

Introducing a new addition to our Urban Bush Babes interview series with the collaboration of Photographer; Diego Villarreal exclusively, to produce original visual content for UBB and styling done by myself. Future UBB featured interviews on my end will now be divided into 2 parts. First half will contain only UBB original content and the(…)

Kai Avent-deLeon of Sincerely Tommy‏

Kai Avent-deLeon of Sincerely Tommy‏

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards fashion? I was born and raised in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. I had an amazing childhood, my parents exposed me to a lot straight from birth. They were very ahead of their time and I was able to benefit(…)

Wonderland Magazine: Premiere of TK Wonder’s Van Gogh Single + Interview

Wonderland Magazine: Premiere of TK Wonder’s Van Gogh Single + Interview

via: Wonderland Magazine   You’ve heard this story before: an aspiring rapper takes the stage, under a yellowing spotlight at a Brooklyn dive bar. It’s open mic night. She lands herself a producer, lays down a few tracks, and before you know it, becomes an international sensation, pulling crowds of half a million. It sounds almost(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Ondina Sosa of Ondi Yoga

Urban Bush Babe: Ondina Sosa of Ondi Yoga

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards yoga? I was born in Santiago, Dominican Republic. I grew up in a countryside, near a big river and a place full of children. I was intrepid, climbing up trees and swimming in the river. When I was(…)

Artist: Markus Prime

Artist: Markus Prime

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards the arts?   I was born in Ohio and left when I was 8 months old. My brother joined the military and I immediately started my life moving around the country. I’ve lived in Illinois, Missouri, Texas,(…)

Urban Bush Babes: Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta

Urban Bush Babes: Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta

*click photos to enlarge   Tell us your names and where you are from?   Our names are Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta, we were born and raised in Sweden/Sápmi. We have Gambian, Senegalese, Swedish and Sámi roots and were brought up in a partly Caribbean household. We’re from the celestial body known as “Earth”.(…)