The first of many exciting announcements: Our team is expanding! Leehe Fai and Ulysses Vazquez joins the phillyfashionistas.com
Philly Fashionistas begins its own Closet Audit!!!!
Exciting news Fashionistas!!! Just as we do with our own closets, it was time to evaluate the great pieces we have and analyze what we were missing. In the fashion world, it’s referred to as a closet audit, I’m sue we’re missing a lot of cute tops for women for a start.
That being said, we have done some auditing of our own and are excited to say we are now in the process of many new and exciting changes! We will continue to hold true to our brand and continue to cover all things fashionable while expanding into lifestyle categories.
The first of many exciting announcements: Our team is expanding!
Leehe Fai joins the phillyfashionistas.com team as a Senior Fashion Editor and has extensive fashion and styling experience. You may recognize her name as the founder and former owner of “Doggie Style” and “Leehe Fai” boutiques. Leehe’s experience to predict trends before they became mainstream gained her a reputation as the “go to” place for the most fashionable. Celebrities sought out her boutique when visiting Philadelphia. JLo, Demi Moore, Cameron Diaz, and Ivanka Trump just to name a few shopped her boutique. Leehe’s unique and exclusive pieces gained her a customer base expanding from NY to DC. She was a regular featured fashion expert on Channel 3, 6, 10 and Fox 29. Her stores won “Best of” awards by Philadelphia Magazine and Philadelphia Style and were also recognized in Lucky and Glamour magazines. Leehe is also a certified Yoga Instructor and will also bring style advice on the growing trends of the athletic lifestyle as it steadily fuses with mainstream fashion.
Ulysses Vazquez is our first Fashionist-o! He is an accomplished fashion stylist and interior decorator. Raised in NY, Japan, and NJ Ulysses was exposed to and gained an appreciation for fashion and style by his mother at an early age. His extensive travel gained him an appreciation of art, culture, fashion and interior design. Ulysses spent several years holding top fashion styling and management positions at Hugo Boss. He dressed local socialites, celebrities and sports personalities. Just some of these included, Heidi and Cole Hamels, Daniel Briere, Allen Payne, Mike Quick, Joan Jett and Kenny Loggins, before leaving to open his own fashion and interior design business. He currently lives in New Jersey and divides his time between Philadelphia and New York. His passion is designing interior spaces and creating stylish wardrobes that are unique and memorable.
Ulysses joins our team as a Fashion Writer. He is a creative genius that takes fashion seriously. He is not the average well-dressed gentleman. He pushes the envelope and takes risks with his own wardrobe. We are excited to have his expertise in men’s fashion and a male point of view. This expansion of fashion coverage will educate our fashionistas on the latest trends for the special men in their lives. In his spare time, he enjoys travel, good food, family and contributing to various charities. Stay tuned…more announcements coming soon!