This past weekend on April 26th through April 29th, Greenville, South Carolina’s Sheen Magazine hosted their annual Kimmie Awards Weekend. On Friday, they kicked everything off with a press conference and opening reception that morning, and later followed up with their Annual Chapman Foundation Fashion Show with a blue carpet preceding. This was Sheen Magazine’s 9th Annual fashion show where they also revealed their encompassing theme entitled “Dream in Color”.
The next day, the highly anticipated empowerment sessions began early that morning with Celebrity Fashion Stylist, Teaira Blount, Celebrity Hair Stylist Cynthia Meadows, Actor/Entrepreneur Medina Islam, Entrepreneur Twiler Portis, and “VH1’s Black Ink Crew” cast member Ceasar hosting each of their own panel discussions. Around lunch time, it was time for the Cover Girls/Beauty Ambassador Honoree Tea with “Greenleaf” star Deborah Joy Winans, Founder & CEO of Camille Rose Naturals Janell Stephens, Television Personality Quad Webb-Lunceford, Celebrity Makeup Artist & Beauty Entrepreneur AJ Crimson, Hair Stylist Razor Chic, and Dherbs CEO A.D. Dolphin were all honored.
Finally, the most talked about event of the entire weekend took place with the fancy Black Tie Gala held at the Atlanta Marriot Marquis.
Unrivaled Magazine Entertainment reporter/correspondent Taylor Chanel got to work the red carpet all night long as celebrities, honorees, and even influencers walked and were interviewed. She got to chat with the preshow performer Jewel Ellis, one of the honorees from “Power” Rotimi, singer Jaz, AJ Crimson, Singer/songwriter Keith Stewart, “WAGS Atlanta” cast member Kesha Denise, and “Greenleaf” stars Deborah Joy Winans and Merle Dandridge.
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The Kimmie Awards Weekend ended with an Inspirational Brunch on that following Sunday.