Yvonne Jewnell New York is an award winning women's wear company that creates clothing that promotes women empowerment and celebrates culture from across the globe. Owned by a mother-daughter team, YJNY create garments with an ethnically inspired message of overcoming obstacles and revitalizing strength.
Yvonne Jewnell, is an innovator, entrepreneur and overall creative visionary. Yvonne is the Creative Director and Co-Owner of Harlem Fashion Week, designer for Malcolm X Legacy and resident stylist for The Sum of Us Project, led by renowned photographer Brooklyn McTavish. Yvonne has been featured in Vogue Italia, Paper Magazine, The Root.com, Refinery 29, Racked.com, The New Yorker, Fashion Week Online, Amsterdam News, Fashion Avenue News, Taji Magazine and other local media outlets in New York like AfrofusionTV, Urban Girl Mag, Spoken Black Girl.
Yvonne’s goal is to infuse positives messages into the lives of her audiences through the influence of art and fashion.