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Street Smart

Fitted looks from Houston designer Jamel Hawk’s new fashion line, set against the murals of EaDo’s Graffiti Park, highlight his love of offbeat textures, prints and colors. Now that’s a bright idea.

  • Letter-printed shirt with tuxedo collar, $149, plaid pant with signature thigh ribbing, $295, and Croc Velvet biker vest, $695, all by Jamel Hawk. Shoes, model’s own.
    Letter-printed shirt with tuxedo collar, $149, plaid pant with signature thigh ribbing, $295, and Croc Velvet biker vest, $695, all by Jamel Hawk. Shoes, model’s own.
  • Tuxedo-collar cropped button-down with floral appliqué, $199, and wide-hem pant, $110, both by Jamel Hawk. Earrings at Dao Chloe Dao.
    Tuxedo-collar cropped button-down with floral appliqué, $199, and wide-hem pant, $110, both by Jamel Hawk. Earrings at Dao Chloe Dao.
  • Geometric cropped t-shirt, $110, fitted short with hanging black satin tux stripe, $185, both by 
Jamel Hawk.
    Geometric cropped t-shirt, $110, fitted short with hanging black satin tux stripe, $185, both by Jamel Hawk.
  • White Saturn-print short-sleeved tuxedo-collar shirt, $110, ceremonial military pant with tuxedo stripe, $230, and camouflage denim bomber jacket, $795, all by Jamel Hawk. Shoes, $790, by Gucci, and aviators, $150, by Ray-Ban, both at Neiman Marcus.
    White Saturn-print short-sleeved tuxedo-collar shirt, $110, ceremonial military pant with tuxedo stripe, $230, and camouflage denim bomber jacket, $795, all by Jamel Hawk. Shoes, $790, by Gucci, and aviators, $150, by Ray-Ban, both at Neiman Marcus.
  • Black dress with silver zipper piping, $199, by Jamel Hawk. Boots, $1,995, by Christian Louboutin at Neiman Marcus.
    Black dress with silver zipper piping, $199, by Jamel Hawk. Boots, $1,995, by Christian Louboutin at Neiman Marcus.

Photography by Daniel Ortiz

Styling by Todd Ramos

Models Brock Knighten and Samara Zuckerbod for Page Parkes Agency

Hair and makeup by Edward Sanchez for Arched Beauty

Special thanks to Chapman & Kirby