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The ESSENCE.com Street Style team hit up Brooklyn’s Prospect Park where famed director Spike Lee celebrated King of Pop Michael Jackson’s birthday with a huge bash. Check out the stylish MJ fans that came out to tribute the late legendary star.
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“My style is get up and go, but I always brush my teeth,” says Ashley, 23, who works in marketing and shops in her grandmother’s closet.
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“My style is a fusion of bohemian, dramatic and urban chic. I label it fashion fusion since I love to mix and match,” shares stylist Carmia, 33, who lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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A-jeans-and-tee type of woman, Gabrielle, 28, keeps her style simple.
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You won’t catch Isis, who is from Jamaica, New York, wearing anything that’s too restricted. She keeps it cool wearing loose-fitting Michael Jackson T-shirt and jeans.
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Jackie, 34, is a filmmaker, and you can tell she’s not camera shy wearing this bold jumper and rain boots.
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Peace be with Jacqueline and Debbie, who came out to remember the life and stylish times of Michael Jackson.
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Describing her style as “sexy, tacky,” Kanene, 29, adores wearing anything with hearts. We can tell by her pretty pink accents that she has fun with her fashions.
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Masisha, 29, says she goes for a more laid-back style.
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Mavis, 30, is a singer-songwriter and says Michael Jackson inspires her “free” style.
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“I wear what I feel,” dishes Nicole, 29, who works as a fashion designer in Brooklyn, New York.
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Rashida, 32, goes for “fun and colorful” clothing and shops anywhere she can find a good bargain.
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