the blend of red and yellow, a mixture of the energy associated
with red and the happiness associated with yellow.
associated with meanings of
JOY, warmth, heat, SUNSHINE, enthusiasm, CREATIVITY, success, encouragement, change, determination, health, stimulation, happiness, fun, enjoyment, balance, sexuality, freedom, expression, and FASCINATION.
Orange is the color of JOY and CREATIVITY;
promotes a sense of general wellness and emotional energy that should be shared, such as compassion, passion, and warmth.
Orange helps a person recover from disappointments, a wounded heart, or a blow to one’s pride.
Studies show that the Orange color can create physical effects such as heightened sense of activity, increased socialization, boost in aspiration, stimulated mental activity, increased oxygen supply to the brain, increased contentment, and enhanced assurance.
Orange also helps aid decision making, and enhances happiness, confidence, and understanding.
Everything associated with the complexities
of black femininity!
what are we celebrating?
US! Black women are dynamic, complex, creative, resilient, beautiful, spirtual beings and if we don't celebrate us, who will?!
SO WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?
In the words of the best quartet ever to grace the earth, "Ladies, leave your man at home!".
This is a special moment for WOMEN ONLY!
#OtheNewBLACK will be a moment to let our tresses down in comfort amongst love, grace, acceptance, sisterhood and without a speck of judgement!
Come ready to NETWERK, laugh, twerk, and serve a LEWK! Expect a good ole BLACKITY BLACK time!
#OtheNewBlack will be the perfect opportunity to create content for you and your brand's social media, blogs, websites, ect.
Bring your cameras & be ready to flick up your sis while obnoxiously yelling "YAS!" as she does the same for you!
where's the party?
The Khi VIlla! The address will be shared with the confirmed RSVP.
did you say food & Drank?
Come open minded and ready to indulge in authentic Liberian cuisine prepared by Khi's mom!
This is a celebration of BLACKNESS after all, right?
There will also be community favorites like macaroni & cheese, chicken wings & more.
A customized drink menu will be available for our enjoyment!
ITS a KGP EVENT, SO I KNOW THERE'S A STYLE CODE..
And you shknow thaaat!
The style code for #OtheNewBlack is ORANGE , duh!
If you're up for the STYLE CHALLENGE, incorporate one or more black designers or brands into your look!
Need some inspo? No problem -> OITNB STYLE CODE INSPO
Don't forget, this is an opportunity for content creation so come ready to be captured on camera!
OH YOU SAID THERE'S A MAKEUP CODE TOO?!
YOU KINDA EXTRA, KHI.
And that's fine!
makeup code: SUMMERTIME FINE
Come with only skin tint moisturizer/foundation/concealer, eyebrows, &/or lashes/mascara applied!
My lovely friend Dawn (@dzawnn_) with Mary Kay will be showcasing her top picks for this season’s
bronzers, blushes, highlights, lip glosses, ect so come face-ready to apply a little shimmer & shine from the plethora of samples! Might be a good idea to bring a clean blush & highlight brush of your own to apply product!
Also, please be prepared to support our good sis Dawn with at least one purchase if you're able!
Prices range from $8 for eye shadows to $14 for blush & highlighter to $16 for lip gloss!
(and that lip gloss is worth every bit of $16!)
Thank you in advance, girly!
And don't worry girl, this will be our first order of business so that we’re picture perfect for the rest of our afternoon!
but its still a whole parallelogram outside!
This is an intimate event. Masks will not be required in The Khi Villa. Of course, if you feel most comfortable bringing and wearing your mask, please do!
I'M IN THERE! NOW WHAT?
Please RSVP!!!!!! Even if you're unable to attend, please send your regrets HERE.
"THE VOICE OF A BLACK WOMAN MUST ALWAYS BE HERSELF."
- MALEBO SEPHODI
Whether you’re confirming your RSVP or unfortunately sending your regrets, please follow the link below.
RSVP closes on Wednesday May 19th, 2021.
If your response is not submitted by the aforementioned date, it is assumed that you send your regrets.