Melanie Harris, fashion & film make-up artist has teamed up with celebrity fashion stylist, Carlton Jones to create Harlem Holi-Pop, a destination shopping event that will premier on Saturday, November 30 through Sunday, December 1, 2013. Hosting designers, artisans and vendors from Harlem, New York City and around the globe. Harlem Holi-Pop will showcase one of a kind, hard to find yet affordable items from emerging and veteran talent at RAW Space, located at 2031 Adam Clayton Boulevard and West 122nd Street.
Adding to the retail activity that is increasing in and around West 125th Street, Harlem Holi-Pop promises to bring the heat via its selection of clothing, shoes, accessories, beauty products, gift cards, and other covetable goods. By tapping into their connections within the realms of fashion, beauty, publishing, and design, Harris and Jones are looking to inject inspiration and excitement to the city’s holiday shopping experience. In keeping with the theme of discovery, the duo chose Raw Space, one of Harlem’s newest galleries and event venues, that is just a few blocks from the famed Apollo Theatre, as Harlem Holi Pop‘s debut location. From 12pm – 8pm each day, guests are invited to sip, groove and shop with the help of Hennessy sponsored cocktails, South African wine and rotating DJs.