Join us for a showcase of African clothing designs set against a backdrop of exceptional food, drinks, and entertainment.
As the founder of Xplosive Creations Salon and Barbie Colon Designs, Barbie Colon is dedicated to creating beauty in the community through hair and fashion. Born in Newark, NJ, and now residing in Easton, PA, Barbie received her associates degree in Office Administration with a concentration in Business in 1999 from Gibbs College in Monclaire, NJ. In 2001 she received her cosmetology license from Empire Beauty school in Allentown, PA. Barbie's passion for using her artistic skills to facilitate community engagement grew in 2014 when she learned how to sew and became a self-taught designer. Barbie is also a nationally syndicated radio talk show personality and social media powerhouse. Follow her @barbiecolondesigns on all social media platforms.
Barbie is delighted to join you at the Royal Gala and share her passion through the unveiling of her new fall and winter collection.