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Photos: Born Leaders United presents The Unique 2


One of the looks during the Unique 2, a fashion show presented by Born Leaders United in an alley off the pedestrian mall. Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. — photo by Zak Neumann,

An average alleyway off of the pedestrian mall was once again transformed into a runway for the Unique 2, a fashion show presented by Born Leaders United with support from other downtown businesses.

BLU CEO Andre Wright emceed the event that featured streetwear as well as international street fashions to celebrate Iowa City’s own multiculturalism. Models walked to music by local producer the Cubist. The University of Iowa Breakers breakdance group danced and R&B singer Isaac Burris performed several tracks from his upcoming album The Getaway.

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Zak Neumann

Zak Neumann is Little Village's staff photographer and music blogger. Contact him at zak@littlevillagemag.com.

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