Kyemah McEntyre is an 18-year-old girl, who designed her own prom dress. Inspired by her African heritage, the girl who is a resident of New Jersey, made a sketch and asked a local seamstress from Markell’s Closet to hand-sew the dress. The dress became fabulous and Kyemah McEntyre was chosen a prom queen.In Instagram and Twitter the girl explained the motivation behind her dress. She revealed that she is of African Descent and has artistic point of view on many things. She was often being labeled as, ‘ugly’ or ‘angry’. That is why she decided to fight against the bulling and the steretypes.
This fall McEntyre will be attending the Parsons School of Design.More info: markellscloset.com | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter