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MELANIN INFO FASHION FEATURE: FA'NIQUE CROCHET CREATIONS

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MELANIN INFO FASHION FEATURE: FA'NIQUE CROCHET CREATIONS

Owner/Creator Jakissia Robinson of “Fa’Nique Crochet Creations” embarked on her crochet journey as a young girl. Growing up Jakissia found her crafty niche by realizing how much she loved to use her hands. Even though Jakissia wanted to be “Hair Stylist”, crocheting was found first. Ms. Robinson credits her two aunts Patricia & Mildred (whom now is deceased) for putting the hooks in her hands at the tender age of 14. During this time Jakissia became captivated after witnessing how quick her aunts crocheted. Ms. Robinson was even more eager to learn how to be as swift with crochets as her two aunts were. Through progression crocheting became and hobby. Jakissia would crochet various throws without the use of patterns. Unfortunately, Jakissia never learned how to read patterns.  Ms. Robinson walked away from crocheting and decided to join the workforce. Consequently crochet was her first love. After the birth of her son in 2009, Ms. Robinson decided to start a business for herself. Additionally with thorough research she found videos from YouTube where she discovered crochet in the fashion world. Determination was the driving force for Jakissia to teach herself how to properly read patterns. All in all Jakissia got her “Crojo” back and created a business that she can be very proud of. Previously around 2013/2014 I found myself an instant fan of her art. Never before have I seen anything like her work. Featured below are just a few photos of how talented this young lady really is. You can find her via these social media outlets: Instagram @faniquecrochet as well as Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/FaNiqueCrochet

Photo Credits: Walter Price & Tiyne Janga

Model Featured: Goldie Locs

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Crocheted Tank

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Crocheted Halter

& Camouflage Mini Skirt

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Crocheted

Halter

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Slouchy Beanie

And Earrings

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Skittles Monokini

As someone who was new to the “Natural Hair” community, Blogger/Creator Demetria J. wanted to give birth to a platform that would display all the various ways natural hair and fashion can be just as fashionable as non-natural conformists. As a result, Rockstarr Naturally was created to be known as the new information highway for all upcoming brands related to fashion, hair care & skincare products for natural women. Demetria J. writes and produces weekly content catered to show strength, beauty, and encouragement for all the Melanin-ated beauties of the world. Just to name a few related popular content topics: Melanin Crush Monday, Textured Tuesdays, Wrap It Wednesday, Fashion Fridays along with Slay Saturdays.

 

She credits her inspiration and creativity to her mother who was her original muse and who helped her to develop her own “authentic” fashion style. As a little girl, Demetria J. always wanted to wear high heels, carry handbags, and polish her nails just like her mother. As she grew up she idolized her mother and would study how her mother would accessorize and dress in her own authentic way. Therefore, Demetria J.’s unique eye for fashion developed and became evident. Join RockstarrNaturally as Demetria J. highlights celebrities and emerging brands on this popular growing platform.