Defining a “PYNK girl” is a discussion that countlessly comes up in the PYNK girl club house. A PYNK girl has many meanings, but the most generic definition of a PYNK girl is a woman who is fearless, passionate and a boss in her career. Recently, some extremely diligent ladies have been making major moves in different industries. Every Wednesday is dedicated to the hardworking women in all facets of entrepreneurism. Check out this weeks three honorees who are PRETTY, POWERFUL and PROVACATIVE in their own right.
Fashion Editor and Entrepreneur, Celia Smith
This week, PYNK girl Celia Smith launched her latest project Needle and Thraed the app available on Spring. The former Essence Magazine fashion editor let faith and her love for fashion drive her to invest in her own dreams. Needle and Thraed is a sustainable lifestyle brand that merges the beauty of artisanal craft and modern design. Get the app here and be sure to follow Celia.Smith on social media.
Yesterday, at the 2015 Global Spin Awards, DJ Carisma took home the award and title of Female DJ of the Year. DJ Carisma first got on-air in 2009 and since then she has been killing the scene in LA street culture. Carisma was a tough contender going up against fellow lady DJ’s including, DJ Dimepiece, DJ Kiss, J Juicy M, and Nervo.
Singer/songwriter, Alessia Cara
Def Jam newbie, Alessia Cara released her debut album this week titled, Know-it-All. So far she has received a lot of love from it and great reviews on the blogs. Congratulations to the 19-year-old superstar in the making on being one of the top breakthrough artists this year.