New York At age 10 Ugo Mozie was discovered while eating lunch at his Englewood elementary school cafeteria and booked his first major gig with Sean Jean at the age of 14. In December 2008, at the age of 17, he partnered with then, 17 year old Quinn Aston to form Aston Mozie’. They both graduated from the same high school early and moved to New York. He quickly became friendly with influential people in the music and fashion industry such as Kelis, Legendary Damon, and Estelle. Ugo’s designs have been seen on celebrities such as Dawn Richards, Dirty Money, Tristan Wilds, Jermaine Crawford, and Dorian Standberry. Ugo’s motto is “It’s me who I look up to…. It’s me who I compare myself to; it’s me who I am influenced by”.
His incredible futuristic fashion collection was presented during New York Fashion Week 2010. 2010 collection:
– from New York, NY (1888PressRelease) February 16, 2010 – As the big apple has kicked off New York Fashion Week in full swing, emerging fashion designer Ugo Mozie, along with dynamic accessories duo Coco and Breezy are set to debut their Fall 2010 collections of Aston Mozie and Gemela Amor. This collaborate fashion show will bring together high end couture pieces and the iconic accessory designs on one stage, Tuesday, February 16th at The Gates in New York City. This unique event provides the opportunity for the young designers to present their collaborative collections to editors, stylists, media, buyers, celebrities, along with an assortment of industry tastemakers and influencers.
With media sponsorship from Uptown Life Magazine, Liquor Sponsorship from Hennessey Black, VIP gift bags from Steven Singer Jewelers, Dr. Miracles, Yana Hand Bags, Tru Destini Designs, and custom Gemela Amor glasses, provided by the designer’s themselves.
list of special guests and celebrities included: Ashanti, Kelis, Estelle (Grammy nominee), American Idol Fantasia Barrino, Daniel “Diggy” Simmons (MTV’s Runs House) Natalie Nunn, Dwight Eubanks (Real Housewives of Atlanta), Genevieve Jones (NY Socialite) and more.
For more information on the designers visit: www.astonmozie.com