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Not So Shallow: The Show, JKxRG (Review by Maria Scenna)

Not So Shallow: The Show, JKxRG (Review by Maria Scenna)

Fashion may be all fluff for some people, but not so for designers Tracy Belben, Helena Grant, and Julie Kontos, who came together on September 30th, 2015, to celebrate fashion week and raise funds for Women’s Lunch Place, a Boston women’s shelter. In an event called ‘The Show,’ Race&Grant, a duo formed by jewelry artist Tracy Belben of T*Racy and handbag creator turned stylist Helena Grant, showcased eccentric jewelry pieces and bold body armor, followed by uplifting and soft floral designs by award-winning apparel designer Julie Kontos. As spectators snapped photos and posted them on Instagram under the hashtag #JKXRG2015,...