…Chicago’s Legend, Stevie Edwards Chats With The Flyy-Life…
Editors Note / Gentlemen of Chicago / Intriguing & Impressive

…Chicago’s Legend, Stevie Edwards Chats With The Flyy-Life…


     By- DeoVonte “Deo” Means In a time before party hosting became a lifesaving career for the unemployed, under employed and society rejects; there was one name that gathered the socialites of the city and set a standard. That name was Stevie…as in Stevie Edwards! Regardless of what demographic or sub-culture of the community you … Continue reading

The House of La’Beija Celebrates 50 Years and Chats With The Flyy-Life…
Intriguing & Impressive

The House of La’Beija Celebrates 50 Years and Chats With The Flyy-Life…


By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means When word first spread of the 50th anniversary of the House of La ’Beija, I was immediately taken back 15 years ago to my earliest days as a young college freshman entering the underground world known as “ballroom.” The name La ‘Beija signified New York!  It was the finest level of … Continue reading

Rahim Brazil of About Him, Chats with The Flyy-Life….
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Rahim Brazil of About Him, Chats with The Flyy-Life….


By:DeoVonte “Deo” Means The web series About Him, reached an almost epic level of support this summer on social media. The scenes, storyline and actors were the topic of many conversations held in the private Face Book groups. Here at The Flyy-Life, we strive to utilize our platform to highlight and chronicle the artistic, enterprising, … Continue reading

….And then there was Otis Damo’n…Crowning The World…
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….And then there was Otis Damo’n…Crowning The World…


By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means Since my earliest years of being a young fashionisto, I’ve always been most fascinated with the art of haute couture millinery. One of my most fond memories was meeting the iconic Phillip Treacy years ago at a Neiman Marcus event. Pharrell Williams, and his now infamous Vivienne Westwood hat, can be … Continue reading

…Versace Saunters Into Chicago…
Editors Note / Intriguing & Impressive

…Versace Saunters Into Chicago…


By: DeoVonte “Deo” Means During a normal lunchtime connect, I was encouraged by a colleague to checkout the new Versace store that opened this past Sunday on Rush Street. Considering the legendary Donatella Versace personally paid a visit to Sunday’s event, I found myself intrigued. My excitement was stimulated not merely from the accessibility of … Continue reading