Jerome LaMaar, The Style Monk. Born and raised in the Bronx. LaMaar started in the fashion industry at the age of 15, he later apprenticed for the Official American Couturier. He traveled the world as a designer and trend forecaster, working with the top global brands including Nike, Google and Swarovski, and A-List celebrities. LaMaar’s background and experience led him to create handcrafted wearable fashion art. His loves sharing his perspective on spirituality, culture, fashion, food, urban development and technology. The big picture is using new innovations and connecting culture in making eco & sustainability sexy and more practical for urban lifestyles for the future.