New Spring Fashion
Cipriana Quann and TK Ponder
Both 28, cofounder of Urban Bush Babes and musician, Bushwick and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
Not really acquainted with spectacular, identical twin siblings TK Wonder and Cipriana Quann (pictured, from left to right)? You should be, and not soleley because they’ve held it's place in significant style mags like Vogue and seemingly every street-style roundup that is sprang upon Twitter. It’s because Urban Bush Babes collaborators are ladies who, at the epicenter of the many hubbub, fuse avant-garde fashion with functional threads to generate an eclectic urban visual paired with killer confidence. (simply speaking, we come across images of these and therefore are type of aggravated by just how damn cool they have been.) These days, the Baltimore transplants are immediately identifiable by their gorgeous normal locks and outstanding wardrobes—some of which includes low priced steals from thrift shops such as the Cellphone Vintage Shop and Beacon’s Closet—but they weren’t constantly so self-assured. “we started out into the modeling business, but my confidence swayed through that time, ” recalls Cipriana. “I wasn’t considered commercially attractive due to the texture of my tresses, and I had been informed to alter it.” The woman frustrations spurred this lady to give up modeling and cofound Urban Bush Babes, a fashion, beauty and life style site that aims to motivate women of numerous ethnicities. “TK is a performer, and performers are celebrated as individuals, whereas as a model, I thought like a mannequin, ” claims Cipriana. “i usually admired my sis because she wore whatever she wanted.” TK’s electric music features garnered attention through the loves of Sting and N.E.R.D, however when she’s onstage, she’s maybe not concerned about exactly how the lady look is thought of: “whenever I’m in front of over half a million folks, I don’t care what they think, ” she states. “i really hope it resonates with people, nevertheless way I move and my design comes normally. I undoubtedly go on it offstage beside me.” Take a bow, ladies.