I had the pleasure of meeting Leontine a year or so ago at a gifting suite and I loved her designs. She not only had a great sense of style, but is also a total sweetheart.
Celebrity Designer, Leontine Abdullah has a fierce new look on an old market, FASHION. Affectionately named LEONTINE COLLECTION, the designer is dressing the world One city, One State, One country at a time.
Born and raised in Los Angeles California, at the tender age of 18 months, the designer began her career as an actress.By the time she was a tween, she appear in over 30 movies and 12 commercials, commercials and movies such as “THE KARATE KID 3″,”LA LAW”, “FERRIS BUELLERs DAY OFF”, and Rodney Dangerfields,”WHERES RODNEY”TV show, the list goes on. She would later go on to become a Model for Vogue Modeling Productions at the age of 12, traveling the world shooting print adds and by age 13 gracing the Runways. In high school, She was voted”BEST DRESSED”and”MOST SOPHISTICATED”by her peers in a popularity pole at Crenshaw High School.
The Designer has designed for several Celebrities such as Farrah Abraham, Torrei Hart and Rick Mora. She has designed Jeweled Red Carpet gowns for the Academy Awards, NAACP, BET and many other award shows over the past few years.
Her Jeweled Couture Gowns, have been seen on many A-list Celebrities all over Hollywood as they grace RedCarpets from the NAACP AWARDS to THE ACADEMY AWARDS. Dressing both women and men, transforming Pro Basketball and Football players to Kings and Queens on the RedCarpet. In 2014, The designer made her debut back to television as a featured Fashion Designer on a new Reality TV show called, Americas It Girl. This show highlighted her unique creativity and ability to drape a gown in 30 mins.The designer is exactly where she wants to be, in her element that is all things Fashion
She was Nominated for a VERSACE AWARD for DESIGNER OF THE YEAR in 2014 at the EOTM AWARDS held at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood.
As a philanthropist , she donates her time and Gift back to the Fashion community by teaching free sewing and design workshops at Mood Fabrics (Los Angeles location) every other month. She also teaches Model Workshops worldwide from New York to Achorage Alaska. In 2013, the Fabulous Leontine made history as she showcased in the first ever Alaska Fashion Week. The following Fall, she was honored to make another mark in history by showcasing in the first Montana Fashion week.
Always a trendsetter, the designer knew her passion was to create fashion lines for women all over the world. LEONTINE COLLECTION has showcased worldwide providing fierce looks for women and men to adorn daily.
More info at www.leontinecollection.com