FORMAL WEAR SCENE
Holliday and Tydis interviews Jeremy on his outfit.
Marshawn on stage
YOURS TRULY gettin the judges response to the contestants.
Marshawn with Paris and Miss Missouri 2009 Lesley Hunter
Marshawn gettin dollaz from his fans for the Popular Vote
Ryan and escort in matching underfits.
Ma'at in the building!
The crowd (100 plus)
YOURS TRULY (who was a co-producer) takes a pic with 2010 Mrs. Missouri Carrie Hruza (who was a judge) and Hawatmeh (co-host and co-producer)
Cilla and Block DVD host Drue Armani
KSDK personality Art Holliday, Hawatmeh (holding the COUTURE SASH), YOURS TRULY (holding the COUTURE CROWN) and Natasha Atkins (HOLDING THE COUTURE SASH)
Block DVD's Lamont Alexander and Holliday. Block DVD was the media sponsor for MR COUTURE.
America's Next Top Model finalist Gabrielle Michelle (who was a judge) with KingTungsten of Delux, another media sponsor.
Photographer Paul Lowell with Michelle and wife.
Hruza announced the winner of the raffle which was a free eye exam with Hruza who is an optometrist by trade. And the winner was:
The lady in beige!
She receiving her prize from Hruza.
The Popular Vote winner was Ryan.
AND THE WINNER WAS:
Ryan gettin love from Michelle
Hawatmeh with the winner who received a $2,000 grooming prize and fencing lessons thru Momme Makeover and a three event entourage!
Ryan with the judges.
Ma'at on stage with Manyando giving a b-day shout out to:
...........Paris' aunt (left) and mother (right).
Ma'at and Hawatmeh giving our thanks on stage. I tagged it by saying, "We did it despite the haters, fakers and wait and see-rs. See ya for Mista Couture 3."
Actor/director Joel King and Manyando
Tydis gettin his romance cover on with Armani and Michelle!
Ryan poses with guest, Manyando and model Ali Nicole (right)
Rapper Playboy Ro (who produced the show soundtrack), Ryan, YOURS TRULY and Mr Couture intern Amit.
Ryan posing with the Atkins brood, Natasha (teh sis) and YOURS TRULY.
Mr Couture assistant Natashia Griffin gets a big hug from Ryan.
NOTE: It was great mix of people, very cosmopolitan. It was mos def a landmark event. Stay tuned for the upcoming TV and event appearances from Ryan, 2010 Mr Couture and the reality show that will be aired on Block DVD TV!
Much love to the sponsors: Ma'atology Productions, Makeover for a Cause, Harry's Bar, Block DVD, Skyy Vodka, Abesi PR, and Prism Socks.