Arthlene Laudat Legair CEO of LeGair Brand LTD.
Was awarded the Increase CDC Micro Entrepreneur Community Choice Award and Increase CDC Micro Entrepreneur Retail Award, Top Designer Title for Nellie’s Catwalk for Kids and the “I Am fashion” at Ohio State University. She was nominated as Best Fashion Designer in the Global Film Fashion Music Television Theater & Sports Awards 2013. Judge at Miss Georgia Latina and Miss Teen Georgia Latina Pageant 2014
Her designs have been shown and awarded accolades at the following fashion shows and events:
Kouture Magazine Event in New York; Urban Gospel Fest in Miami;Fashion Week Columbus; the Ohio State Fair; Blazing the Runway; the Highball Fashion Show; Coats 4 Children charity event; Caribbean Fashion Extravaganza in New York; C.O. tour of Columbus; Miss Black Ohio; Hair Meets Fashion; International Fellowship Women's Conference; Fashion Fete NYC; MIT University; The BOVANTI Upscale Magazine World Fashion Tour Hampton Va; The DeKalb county 3rd Annual International Food & Musical Festival; The Women’s Empowerment Network Conference Fashion show with Lisa Nicole, National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc.-MECCA Chapter fund raiser, capital-style.com, 2011 fashion parade in London England.
Her fashions have been featured in the following publications and media outlets:
ABEC'S Small Business Review, The Conscious Voice magazine, Channel 10 News Ohio, Girlfriends' Talk magazine, Sparks magazine (UK), 614 magazine, I Wear African, Unveiled Dreams, The Stan Watson TV show, World Liberty TV New York ,WAEC Love 860 radio with Tomika Webb; Dominica Vibes News; The Purple Affair-Domestic violence, Trendsetter 2 Trendsetter magazine; NEWD Magazine and Radio; Tucker Uptown Community magazine; the movie The Best Supporting Daddy; CBS Atlanta Morning show, The Atlantan |Modern Luxury, Jezebel Magazine, Bravo TV’s Married to Medicine reality show season two and realitytea.com, Taste of Speed, The thriving Children Gala at the Fox Theater. Restore To Empower Charity Fundraiser Los Angeles. Paris and London England.
Legair’s international background and knowledge of different styles have allowed her to run the gamut in fashion from formal, couture, ready to wear, prom to business attire for teens and adults. She will release her bridal collection in the fall of 2014
Legair currently manages an online store at www.legairbrandltd.com and opened her first upscale boutique in the Atlanta area (The LeGair Brand Luxury Boutique, 4987 Lavista Road in Tucker, GA) in December 2013. She also released her first book that same year.
Her upcoming plans includes a fashion show in Paris France, opening a sewing school in the summer of 2014, hosting a French Creole Fashion week in Atlanta, Latino Fashion Week with future plans to open boutiques in New York, The Caribbean, Miami, and Paris.