FULL NAME: Tootsie Jackson
OCCUPATION: Singer/dancer/nail tech/student
Why do you love fashion?
Freedom of expression and feeling good! When I look different or have on a eye catching outfit it makes me feel really good and sometimes important
When did you first start getting noticed for your style?
When I was 15 I would paint my sneakers from then onwards people would always show fascination with my clothes and what I would do to them
How would you describe your signature style?
What labels do you love to wear?
I’m not about labels I usually make most of my clothes. And clothes I buy are usually plain and ain’t a brand but boxers are a big part of my fashion and the only brands I wear are Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein, and jeans I can only wear topman they just have that fit!
Who are your style icons and why?
Michael Jackson, he once said “if fashion forbids it I’m going to do it” I love that quote I feel the same way, MJ was straight genius his jackets were always just the best. I incorporate a lot of his style into mine
What is your favourite outfit of all time?
Probably Michael Jacksons bad outfit from the bad video PERFECT!
Footwear of choice?
Nike Nike Nike! I love hightops, sweet classics are my go to, or blazers. Sometimes I may feel like Jordan’s or Timbs but I’m a Nike girl at heart!
Who is your favourite artist?
If you could restyle any badly dressed celebrity who would it be and
how would you dress them?
Lil ama. I used to love her style when she came out but now not so much. I’d just give her less color she wears so many colors at once
Who is your favourite twitter follower and why?
@kiselaberice because she’s my best friend and about that fashion life!
Who’s style do you admire (non celeb)
My mother back in the day was straight thug! I look back at pictures n see where I get it from. She’s dope!
Where do you get your influence for style?
Michael Jackson and urban 80s/90s fashion.
What is your pet hate when it comes to fashion?
Putting a lot of colors and peices together all at once. Less is more
I don’t really have one but I love what Jeremy Scott does
You got served lol
What do you miss about the 90s?
Baggy jeans, sports bras girls just looking straight thug
One thing that makes you angry:
People telling me to pull my pants up, especially strangers
One thing that makes you happy:
Being told I’m inspiring
Describe yourself in five words:
Ratchet,fierce ,fearless,fun,gangsta! Lol
If you could pick any item to wear from the E&E collection which would it be?
Your bomber or varsity jackets they’re all dope!
What piece of advice would you give people to educate & elevate in life?
Stay focused and do what YOU want. Think positive and positivity will find you