Korto Momolu's Personal Photos

Korto Momolu's Personal Photos
ESSENCE.COM Oct, 27, 2008

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Korto dazzles in a stunning ruffled white blouse and metallic makeup.

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Korto’s African roots have enabled her to transform functional garments into original works of art with one-of-a-kind tribal beading detail and embroidered accents to her designs.

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Originally from Liberia, “Project Runway” season 5 finalist Korto now calls Little Rock, Arkansas-area home. Taking notes from her mom, Korto’s 4-year-old daughter, Alyse Nahmbia, is being groomed on the lessons of southern belle style.

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Happily married, Korto credits her devoted husband, Benny Briggs, and daughter, Alyse Nahmbia, with keeping her grounded as her career takes off.

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One of the toughest challenges for Korto on “Project Runway” was being away from her beloved baby girl.

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Models sport designs from Korto’s coveted collection at a recent fashion event.

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A model shows off one of Korto’s body-hugging dresses. That belt is incredible.

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Korto isn’t afraid to try new shapes. This fashion-forward dress makes a bold statement with its short front and flowing train.

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Korto knows how to dress any shape. We love the pops of teal and bold accessories.

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