Rafael CoxClothing Designer Male Atlanta, Georgia, US
Mayhem # 876437
Rafael Cox was born in New Mexico on November 9, 1983. He is the youngest of 4 in a military family, who lived in California before moving to Georgia.
In 2003, he enrolled in American Intercontinental University to study Fashion Design. After receiving rave reviews for his senior collection at AIU, he went on to do several fashion shows around the city, including several Clark Atlanta University Fashion Shows, Morehouse College Homecoming Fashion Shows, as well as Dress For Success Competition Fashion Show. He also participated in Project X Fashion Shows, which have been credited as the largest expo of fashion in the South-East. Rafael's talent and star quality have garnered his appearances in several publications including Atlanta Peach, Jezebel, Paper City, and the Atlanta Journal Constitution. He has made a name for himself as a wardrobe stylist through previous jobs with clients such as, Michael Vick in Warrick Dunn's "Wash & Wear," Elite Model Agency through Jeffrey's "Fashion Cares" show.
Inspired by designer Yves Saint Laurent and supermodel Tyra Banks, Rafael's collections are known for their originality, distinctive appearance and custom fits. He is a designer that covers all aspects of fashion from ready-to-wear to Haute Couture within his cohesive body of work. Rafael believes that "fashion is for all shapes and sizes, leaving no one unclothed."
In February 2009, the Rafael Cox clothing line is due to be in several boutiques in the Metro Atlanta area, consisting of ready-to-wear, evening wear and accessories... Stay tuned...
Paper City Magazine (June 2006)
Uptown Atlanta Magazine (July 2006)
Atlanta Peach Magazine (August 2006)
Atlanta Journal Constitution (October 2006)
The Atlantian Magazine (October 2006)
"People's Choice Designer" at Designed for a Purpose Fashion Show Benefit for Dress for Success, (September 2007)
Featured Designer for Dress for Success Benefit Fashion Show Designed for a Purpose, (March 2008)
Asst. Director of the Clark Atlanta Homecoming Fashion Show (September 2008)
Featured Designer in the Morehouse College Homecoming Fashion Show (October 2008)
Costume Designer for The Spelman College/ Morehouse College Coronation (October 2008)