Devian Richmond likes to party. The 29 year-old party promoter also likes clothes. Her flare for fashion shows in the colorful accessories and sneakers she wears. See what else she says are her style essentials.
Q. How would you describe your style?
Q. Where do you shop?
American Apparel, Express, Ralph Lauren, Niche and Hong Kong.
Q. Are you into any specific designers?
No, I’m not. Every designer has something to offer, especially for someone like me who switches styles so often.
Q. Are you a shoe fanatic? How many pairs of shoes do you have?
I am. I lost count 20 pairs ago, but I think I have about 90 pairs. My favorite sneakers are my purple checkerboard Vans. Vans are classic, and purple is my favorite color.
Q. What item in your wardrobe can’t you live without?
Q. What’s your favorite accessory?
My watches. A nice watch totally completes any outfit.
Q. What’s your latest splurge?
My David Yurman ring. It’s from the exotic stones collection. I knew I had to have it as soon as I saw it.
Q. What style would you not be caught wearing?
I would never be caught with my underwear showing as a part of my “outfit.”
Q. What are the names of the beauty products you use?
Chap Stick, preferably Cherry… (Thanks, Katie Perry) The rest of my routine is pretty basic – I use Jergens lotion.
Q. You have long locks. How do you maintain your hair?
I’ve had my locks for six years, and I let only one person maintain my hair. She washes it once a month and uses Lock & Twist gel.
Q. Name one item you think every stylish woman should own?
An awesome pair of fitted jeans.
Q. What perfume do you wear?
Gucci Pour Homme II.
Q. What style rules do you live by?
There are no rules in fashion. Rules detour originality, and I’m all about expressing myself freely through dress.