CLARITY - MASTERMIND HAPPY HOUR
Mar
16
6:00 pm18:00

CLARITY - MASTERMIND HAPPY HOUR

Spend the evening tackling your biggest blogging + business problems over fine wine and hors d'oeuvres with blogging and entrepreneurship leaders & professionals.

Your ticket purchase includes: 

  • Open wine bar
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Small group MASTERMIND strategy session with local social media & brand experts + like-minded girlbosses

For more details and to RSVP ----> CLICK HERE

 

Thoughts of a COLORED MAN on a day when the sun set too early
Feb
4
6:30 pm18:30

Thoughts of a COLORED MAN on a day when the sun set too early

If you were lucky enough to catch our recent reading of thoughts of a COLORED MAN on a day when the sun set too early, we know you share our enthusiasm for this engaging work of theatre. Don't miss this next phase of development. Choreographers Taye Diggs and Jenny Parsinen join Chris Henry to delve deeper into this script by igniting the text, allowing it to explode onto the stage.

For ticket purchase visit: http://RoyalFamilyProductions.org

Costume Design/Creative Director (wardrobe) - Skye Charlie Production, Seamstress - Timmy Ajulo

Crystal Couture Show and Sale
Feb
2
Feb 4

Crystal Couture Show and Sale

The DC area’s largest pop-up retail shop and fashion show returns to Crystal City for three days February! Nearly 50 of the region's most fashionable boutiques, clothing shops, and designers have been selected to participate in the 9th annual Crystal Couture Show & Sale.

For more details click ----> HERE

VISIONCON 2016
Dec
10
10:00 am10:00

VISIONCON 2016

VisionCon is an annual Vision Board Conference. This is an opportunity to come together with other fearless millennial women ready to crush their goals and reach new heights in their businesses, careers, relationships and lives. 

#VisionCon16

#VisionCon16

Your VisionCon experience will include:

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Keynote Speaker and #GIRLBOSS Panel
  • Afternoon hors d'oeuvres 
  • Vision Board Workshop (materials included)
  • Open Wine Bar
  • Bottomless Thrive Lounge Specialty Cocktail
  • VIP Swag Bag

We hope to see you there! to purchase tickets - CLICK HERE

 

 

FRIENDSGIVING POTLUCK
Nov
5
4:00 pm16:00

FRIENDSGIVING POTLUCK

Friendsgiving is an opportunity to come together to give thanks and give back. At the potluck, each attendee brings one dish to share and one item to donate. While attendees can bring any dish they wish to share at the dinner, donations must be one of the following: 

  • Turkey
  • Potatoes or boxed mashed potatoes
  • Rice
  • Green Beans
  • Stove Top Stuffing mix, gravy mix
  • Macaroni and cheese mix
  • Canned Cranberry sauce or jelly
  • Pie crust, brownie mix
  • Juice

The donation will go to Interfaith Works, a nonprofit in Silver Spring, MD. Each donation will help to create Thanksgiving meal baskets for women's homeless shelters.

TO RSVP - CLICK HERE

Smithsonian Craft2Wear’s 10th anniversary at the Tenth Anniversary Preview Night Party
Oct
6
6:00 pm18:00

Smithsonian Craft2Wear’s 10th anniversary at the Tenth Anniversary Preview Night Party

Art meets fashion October 6th through 8th, when 80 master designers come to Washington DC’s National Building Museum for a show and sale of hand-crafted wearable arts. 

The Skye Charlie team will be producing a fashion show during Preview Night with DC's very own top models. Hair and make up will be provided by Gerard Salon in Washington D.C. Come meet the artists and celebrate Smithsonian Craft2Wear’s 10th anniversary at the Tenth Anniversary Preview Night Party. Enjoy wine, hors d’oeuvres, first-chance shopping, and a first-look at the future of hand-crafted fashion, in our first-ever Art on the Runway Fashion Show with professional models.

source: www.smithsoniancraft2wear.org

To purchase tickets CLICK HERE

The Am I Experience
Jun
2
4:00 pm16:00

The Am I Experience

Happy Hour with an African Twist! - It's going down! THE AM I EXPERIENCE kicks off on June 2nd, and you're invited to take a stroll down memory lane with us of growing up African and American.

Avery's Bar and Lounge (1370 H Street Northeast) is where we'll be occupying two floors and a rooftop for a night of drinks, comedy, art and more! You don't want to miss it.

To RSVP: Click Here

Digital Art, Fashion, Expression
Apr
2
2:00 pm14:00

Digital Art, Fashion, Expression

Get inspired by the Smithsonian African Arts museum’s permanent collection and the work of fashion designers Idara Ikpe and Papa Oppong. Ikpe, from Nigeria, and Oppong, originally from Ghana, are currently designers at the D.C. Fashion Incubator. See their recent collections—and watch as they illustrate their fashions right before your eyes! 

Moderated by Skye Charlie. Presented in collaboration with the D.C. Fashion Foundation.

Free and open to the public
Please RSVP via Eventbrite

Credit: Papa Oppong

Credit: Papa Oppong

WHEN: Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EDT) 

WHERE: National Museum of African Art - 950 Independence Avenue Southwest, Washington, DC 20560 

Crystal Couture Show & Sale
Feb
4
Feb 6

Crystal Couture Show & Sale

I'm excited to announce that I will be working with Crystal Couture Show & Sale as the official blogger and social media personnel. 

I'm excited about the event because it brings together local boutique owners all under one roof. Also, retailers offer amazing discounts that any fashionista will drool for. Did I mention the show is free? Save the date and see you then!

For details visit: Official Crystal Couture Site

Designers in Residence Fall/Winter 2016 Collection Show
Feb
3
6:00 pm18:00

Designers in Residence Fall/Winter 2016 Collection Show

What better way to start of the new year then a fashion show in the district? I'm super excited to team up with DC Fashion Foundation on their first runway show and exhibit of the year. The event will showcase the collection of designers who are currently housed in the Macy's DC Incubator program.

The DCFI Designers in Residence Fall/Winter 2016 Collection Show will take place at The W Hotel in Washington D.C on February 3rd, 2016

For details visit: DC Fashion Foundation

source: www.dcfashionfoundation.org

source: www.dcfashionfoundation.org

Bernan Fashion Show 2016
Jan
16
5:00 pm17:00

Bernan Fashion Show 2016

Bernan Fashion Show 2016 presents Fashion Meets Culture featuring Timmy Ajulo, LushVices & Unique by Reelia. Hosted by Skye Charlie.

It will take place Saturday, January 16th, 205 at Building 2 USG Conference Center in Rockville, MD.

The event is hosted by Ebaby Kobby & Flapp Jack

Doors Open at 5pm

To purchase tickets click Here

WEE EXPO: The Power of A Positive Mindset
Oct
3
11:00 am11:00

WEE EXPO: The Power of A Positive Mindset

I'll be a guest speaker along side Chant'l Martin as we discuss the importance of social media for business owners. We will also offer tips and advice on how to increase your social media following and earn revenue.

The Women’s Entrepreneur Expo (WEE) LLC, is FREE and open to the public. The expo is an Interactive Business event designed to provide an opportunity for small businesses, women-owned businesses, new businesses, expanding businesses, and successful businesses. The event prides itself with business revitalization as well as providing consumers the tools and resources to Connect, Learn, and Network. The Women’s Entrepreneur Expo has been carefully designed to facilitate this dynamic activity with a careful selection of Speakers and Exhibitors as well as the overall Expo layout and program.

Write heThis semi-annual expo has been going on for seven years, and we are extremely excited about this year’s event and growth. If you would like to be a sponsor/vendor, please click on the sponsor/vendor page to select your package.  You can also forward all inquiries to Joan Henry at (240) 423-1628 and/or send email to contact@womenexpo.info

To RSVP: CLICK HERE

All Things Ankara Fashion Week, D.C
Jul
25
Jul 26

All Things Ankara Fashion Week, D.C

All Things Ankara Fashion Week, D.C. 2015. The 2nd Cycle of All Things Ankara Fashion Week, D.C. 2015 will take place in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area at The Fillmore Silver Spring in Silver Spring Maryland on Saturday, July 25th 2015 from 12p-1am. 

It is a one day production with three events (Ankara Marketplace, Ankara Fashion Show & LOFA Magazine Official Launch) that will showcase, highlight and celebrate Ankara Print Fashion. This is the first and largest Ankara Showcase as well as one of the biggest African Fashion Events in D.C. 

It is also one of the largest productions of its kind on the East Coast.

Alive Again Runway Show
Jun
27
6:00 pm18:00

Alive Again Runway Show

I will be working backstage with models and designers to help prep for the show. I look forward to directing and assisting with this production in honor of cancer survivors, patience, and in memory of my auntie who recently passed away. 

Alive Again is a benefit fashion show created by cancer survivors for cancer survivors. All models are survivors or currently fighting the disease.

TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Meet The Authors: From Blank Space to Blogging Brilliance
May
27
6:30 pm18:30

Meet The Authors: From Blank Space to Blogging Brilliance

Have you always had an interest in blogging but just didn't know where or how to start? Or, are you an experienced blogger who is always looking to improve your craft and see what's working well for others? If you said yes to either of the two questions, this event is for you!  Come meet local authors of the new e-book, "From Blank Space to Blogging Brilliance", a collaboration of several of the brightest bloggers from Bloggers Like Me. 

Come out and meet the authors and affiliates: 

Skye Charlie of SkyeCharlie.com, Valerie of UnapologeticallyUs.com, Kristina Denise of CurvyGirlChronicles.net, and  Yana B. of StyleStamped.com.

FREE EVENT ~ GIVE-A-AWAYS ~ SNACKS ~ NETWORKING

RSVPhttp://blmgirls-meettheauthors.eventbrite.com/?aff=SkyeCharlie

Bloggers Week 2015 Networking Mixer & UnConference
May
2
9:00 am09:00

Bloggers Week 2015 Networking Mixer & UnConference

Skye will be a guest speaker along side other bloggers. Don't Quit Your Day Job, Yet will discuss the challenges of having a full-time job while following your passion. I have 1 full time job, and 2 part -time jobs, which neither consist of blogging. If anyone knows about time management that's me. Let's chat!

To purchase tickets click here ---> Bloggers Week 2015

POSE N POST SYMPOSIUM TICKET - WASHINGTON, DC
Apr
9
6:00 pm18:00

POSE N POST SYMPOSIUM TICKET - WASHINGTON, DC

Chrisette Michele is creating a non-judgemental inviting environment where women can come together to discuss and listen to great influencers success stories and network with other bloggers, vloggers, influencers and brands in their communities.

Chrisette is bringing out A List YouTubers and IG royalty, including Brosia Malbrough, Lover4_Fashion, and Courtney Adeleye of The Mane Choice to share their incredible climb up the social media ladder and their ideas on fashion, hair and everything feminine. With a cocktail hour, full with free drinks and pink snacks, live intimate performance by Chrisette Michele, and a panel discussion each attendee will walk away with new inspiration and empowerment. 

Subjects like Natural Hair in the Work Environment, Selfie Class and App Editing 101, YouTube growth success and Building a Positive Social Media Community, girls are sure to take home new tools to re-energize their viral presence. Each attendee will receive a special goodie bag from Lamik Cosmetics and a ton of other swag. 

A portion of ticket sales will go to 8 book and wardrobe scholarships for young women beginning their college journey. 

Diamond Ticket holders* will receive a very special gift bag full of goodies from Chrisette Michele at the end of each evening. This gift bag is in addition to the PNP gift bag all attendees will receive. 

FestAfrica Meet & Greet
Mar
23
5:30 pm17:30

FestAfrica Meet & Greet

Fest Africa is right around the corner. Come meet the members of this amazing festival! We welcome dialogue with all attendees interested in the 2015 FestAfrica as sponsors, volunteers, vendors, entertainers, models/designers or community supporters.

Also, the fashion committee will be casting for designers & volunteers.

For registration ---> Click Here