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Justine Skye from season 4 of Otherwise for my daughters head to ESSENCE Fashion House to celebrate Diet Coke’s 40th anniversary in style with designers in New York for Fashion Week.

First, Justine chatted with Tacharra Perry about Houston brand Charworkroom. She’s showing off one of her new pieces: a woven skort you’re going to love! Plus, she talks about what she wishes she’d known before starting her business and how much she loves the ’80s look of oversized jeans and blazers. Justine then met nurse-turned-fashion designer Wole Olosunde just before her first show for her collection—Against Medical Advice. Describing it as medical, free and conversational, its Brooklyn-rooted brand is a metaphor for not conforming to the world of medicine. And finally Allen Aderotoye, the mastermind behind OL, came to show off his new hat. Each one is unique as the fabric was rescued from a wasteland in India and then made by artisans in Los Angeles. He and Justine also participated in a game of Love What You Love that you just have to watch.

Watch now to see these three incredible designers, then be sure to catch up with Justine and her partners at Essence.com/if-not-for-my-girls.

Hazel J. Edmonds

The author Hazel J. Edmonds