Jonnita in the City: Blake Martin Presents “Night of a Thousand Fantasies”

It’s Monday!! LOL. So, I hope you had a great weekend, like I did. Chicago was really live this weekend. There was the Black Women’s Expo 2013, and Blake Martin’s fashion show: Night of a Thousand Fantasies, as well as many more events.

In the midst of it all, I was able to attend Blake Martin’s production. I have attended his shows in the past, and I am always impressed. Blake really has a way of taking one concept and expressing it in so many ways.

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Hosted by two of WGCI 107.5’s Chicago, radio personalities, Demi Lobo & UB Rodriguez, A Night of Thousand Fantasies featured a variety of underwear/lingerie collections from Victoria’s Secret, Andrew Christian clothing, Gilly Hicks Sydney, Llewellyn and Tease Boutique.

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Demi Lobo & UB Rodriguez

Each designer definitely put a twist on each ensemble, making it very entertaining for the audience.

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During a brief intermission, the show included live entertainment from one of Chicago’s rising R&B stars, Mark “JP” Hood. He performed a medley of songs, including one of my faves, John Legend’s, Tonight, and he nailed it! It almost felt like John Legend was in the room.

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Mark “JP” Hood

After that amazing performance, there was an audience “Walk- Off” contest. It was a fashion show…so why, not see, who else had a mean walk. First, I give major props to these ladies for getting on stage in front of hundreds of people.

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I have to say, Blake Martin is a multi- talented individual. Not only did he put the show together…he also squeezed in a little time to jump on stage and perform. And yes…he can dance!

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Blake Martin

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I must admit, I definitely enjoyed myself at the show..ready for more! What’s next Blake?

…Of course I had to snap a few pics after the show! For more exclusive pics, please visit our Facebook page, here.

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Demi Lobo & I, Jonnita 🙂

Til next time 🙂

P.S. If you have an event in your city, and you would like for Y.S. Mag Live to be there, shoot us an email at yurstoree@gmail.com

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