About Brand

Products Photo Shoot 3-12-21
Photo Shoot 3-12-21

Adrienne (Matthews) Keyser

The journey of the AB-FAB Designs’ Brand began when I asked my mom to take ballet lessons 🩰 at 6️⃣ years old❗️Acquired my knowledge 🧠 of make-up artistry 🎨 & costume design 🤡 at dance school 🤸🏽‍♀️ Studied every form of dance 💃🏽 from African to tap🕺🏽giving me an early foray into fine art 👩🏽‍🎨

  • Duke-Ellington-Audition with Maurice Hines
  • Duke-Ellington-Audition with Maurice Hines
  • Pom Pon Squad JFK HS
  • Pom Pon Squad JFK HS II
  • Me & My Friends @ Montgomery College Dance Company Class
  • Me & My Friends @ Montgomery College Dance Company Class II
  • Me & My Friends @ Montgomery College Dance Company Class III

Modeling ➕ Education

At 1️⃣4️⃣, enrolled in Barbizon, modeling in fashion shows around the Washington, DC area & later incorporated theater production 🎭 to my dance degree 👩🏽‍🎓

Posing for photography students 📸 & working on set as a makeup artist 👩🏽‍🎨 learned ALL aspects of photo/film 🎦 production 🎬

  • Photo Shoot for Photography Student
  • Modeling for Photo Student
  • Modeling for Photo Student II
  • Photo Shoot for Photography Student
  • Model Mayhem Photo Shoot
  • Modeling Shoot Hawaii
  • Modeling Shoot Hawaii II
  • Modeling Shoot Hawaii IV
  • Modeling Shoot Hawaii III
  • Magazine Photo Shoot
  • Magazine Photo Shoot
  • Home Photo Shoot
  • Modeling with Hila
  • Modeling
  • Model-Mayhem-Photo-Shoot-3-1
  • Styling Photo Shoot
  • Model-Mayhem-Editorial-Photo-Shoot
  • Kustom-Looks-Photo-Shoot

Work History 💼

Became manager for global beauty retailer Sephora 🤩 as well as luxury salon Jacques Dessanges ➕ high-end brands Coach & Express 🎉

Gained luxury 💎 lifestyle experience staging multi-million dollar 💰 homes interning for Washington, DC interior design firms 🏡

John Casablanca Promotional Model Letter

After college 🎓, worked for Fortune 500, non-profit, start-up ➕ investment firms 💼 Absorbed every facet of global corporate business from marketing 📢 & budget management 📊 to client relations 🤝& fundraising 💌

Secured a talent scout position 🕵🏽‍♀️ at The Erickson Agency, Creative Talent Management ➕ Dynasty Productions 🆒

Fortuitously 😁 landed the role as talent educator 👩🏽‍🎓 & promotions manager 📣 for Internationally renowned John Casablanca 🤯

Starting the AB-FAB Designs Brand ⏳

In 2️⃣0️⃣0️⃣2️⃣ began promoting AB-FAB Designs’ array of luxury 🥇 services including fashion styling 🥻personal shopping 🛒 makeup artistry💄 & model training 🎉

Also in 2️⃣0️⃣0️⃣2️⃣ AB-FAB Designs produced 🎬 it’s first of many fashion shows!🥳

Working with celebrity 😎 clients ✖️ attending red carpet events 🎫 expanded AB-FAB Designs’ services to include event coordination & budgeting 📈

  • Photo of me at my first fashion show 2
  • Photo of me at my first fashion show-cropped
  • Ontogeny Fashion Show Tickets
  • Ontogeny Program Models & Vendors
  • Ontogeny Program Vendor & Venue
  • Wet Seal Fashion Show Flyer
  • Artomatic Art in Fashion Fashion Show Flyer
  • Art in Fashion Show Overview
  • Mother's Day Fashion Show Flyer
  • Master Schedule for Wedding
  • Thank you Letter for Wedding Makeup II
  • Thank you Letter for Wedding Makeup
  • Photo of Me Doing Wedding Makeup
  • Wheeler Wedding
  • Holiday Personal Shopping
  • Personal shopper
  • Personal shopper
  • My shopping bags Paris 2019
  • Mother's Day Virtual Event 2020
  • Emporium Food Event 2019
  • Holiday-Toy-Drive-2018

Finding My Way 🔦

Partnering 🫂 with the founder of ➡️DC Fashion Week, Ean Williams⬅️ became a featured make-up artist 👩🏽‍🎨 for over 8️⃣ years 😎

In this privileged position🧐 was front & center to witness 👀 a Washington, DC based fashion house 🧵 (Corjor International) transform into an Internationally recognized brand 🩲 (Magnum Underwear) & non-profit powerhouse (DC Fashion Week) 👑

  • Ean Williams - Founder of DC Fashion Week - C Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
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  • DC Fashion Week Production Staff Badge
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party
  • DC Fashion Week H Street Festival
  • DC Fashion Week H Street Festival
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • Me and Hila at DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • Taking my bow at DC Fashion Week H Street Festival
  • My makeup work at DC Fashion Week Men's Wear Show
  • DC Fashion Week Makeup Artists
  • Me putting make up on a model DC Fashion Week
  • DC Fashion Week 2008
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • DC Fashion Week International Fashion Show
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy 09-21-08
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week 2009
  • DC Fashion Week 2008
  • DC Fashion Week 2008
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week International Fashion Show
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week 2009
  • DC Fashion Week 2009
  • DC Fashion Week - French Embassy
  • DC Fashion Week 2008 Industry Networking Party at Senate Square
  • DC Fashion Week 2008
  • DC Fashion Week International Fashion Show
  • DC Fashion Week H Street Festival
  • DC Fashion Week 2008
  • DC Fashion Week H Street Festival
  • DC Fashion Week International Fashion Show

Procured a position working for a luxury auction house 💎 expanding my knowledge of fine art 🎎 & broadened associations with the Washington, DC fashion elite 💰

Aveda Certificate

Studying organic beauty products ♻️ at Aveda Institute created a greater understanding of skin care 🧼 & the importance of sustainable sourcing of ingredients 🍓

In 2️⃣0️⃣0️⃣4️⃣ received a license in nail artistry 💅🏽 & continued self-education in fashion history; from millinery 👒 to cobbling 👠

Brand Evolution 🐒

Nail Tech Certificate

The next level of the AB-FAB Designs’ brand developed in 2️⃣0️⃣0️⃣8️⃣ when this website 💻 was established to begin blogging about fashion 👗 beauty 🛀 & art 🎨 (archived blog posts)

That same year, entered the arena of socialite 🦸🏽 giving time ⏰ & profits 🏧 to worthy causes such as Hugs Across America 🤗 The City of Rockville ➕ Montgomery County Volunteer Center 👐🏽

  • Beauty Products 2019
  • McQueen amputee
  • McQueen gold catsuit
  • Ozwald Boateng
  • ozwald boateng collection
  • Hugs-Across-America - teddy-bear-drive-2008
  • Jackson Pollack
  • Philip Treacy 2008
  • Philip Treacy 2008
  • Philip Treacy for Alexander McQueen
  • Dior couture
  • Dior couture
  • Beauty Product Reviews
  • Issey Miyake 2008
  • Issey Miyake 2008
  • Toy-Drive-2019
  • anna sui collection
  • anna sui collection
  • Jackie Kennedy's Wedding Dress
  • Rembrandt
  • Strathmore House Art Exhibit 2008 - Family Tree
  • Ebony Fashion Fair
  • Ebony Fashion Fair
  • Dog Painting
  • Strathmore House Art Exhibit 2008 - Studio Chat
  • Strathmore House Art Exhibit 2008 - Summer Fun
  • marla olmstead artist
  • Beauty Products in bathroom Paris May 2019
  • Nary Dressed the Movie 2012
  • Holiday-Toy-Drive-2018
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Alexander McQueen #GOAT

In 2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣2️⃣ briefly put AB-FAB Designs on hold to become a mom 🤰🏽 From that moment ⌚️ focused all energy 🔋 into raising an incredible son 👦🏽 Xavier Alexander Keyser

His middle name Alexander was given to honor the fashion designer, THE GREAT “Lee” Alexander McQueen! 😍😍😘😘

  • Greatest day of my life when my son was born 8-25-12
  • Xavier's first Halloween
  • A huge sundae to celebrate passing kindergarten
  • Xavier for crazy hair day 1st grade
  • Me and my son at MLK-Volunteer-Feb 2020
  • Restaurant reviews with my son 2019
  • my son getting his yellow belt karate
  • The day he decided to cut his hair
  • My son buried in his Halloween candy 2019
  • like Cindy Loo Hoo
  • King Dominion for 6th Birthday
  • Halloween at Baltimore Harbor
  • Merry Go Round Rio Gaithersburg Md
  • Made this balloon octopus in pre-K
  • Exercise class with my son 2020
  • easter fun with my son
  • DC Air and Space Museum
  • Childrens Birthday Parties (6)
  • Children's birthday party with my son
  • Children's birthday party with my son
  • celebrating my sons birthday (1)
  • My sons first time at the beach
  • Celebrating my sons 7th birthday Monster Mini Golf 2019

NOW applying motherhood 🤱🏽skills to explore 🆕 content ideas💡such as dressing your kids for school success🏫 & packing🧳for your kids when traveling ✈️ internationally 🌍

  • Photo of my son on the beach in Grand Cayman Jan 2020
  • Sacre-Coeur-Paris-May-2019-3
  • Me at Sacre-Coeur Paris May 2019
  • bourgogne-sud Paris May 2019
  • My-Patio-at-Hotel-R-de-Paris May 2019
  • Pascade Paris May 2019
  • In front of the Louvre Pyramid Paris May 2019
  • Me on the boat to the Statue of Liberty 2018
  • Me and Xavier in Time Square Christmas 2018
  • Top of the Rock - Rockefeller Center Christmas 2018
  • My son at 30 Rockefeller Center Christmas 2018
  • Photos-of-my-trip-to-Israel
  • Photos-of-my-trip-to-Israel
  • Photo-of-Xavier-in-front of our hotel - World Trade Center Hotel New-York Christmastime 2018
  • Photo-of-me-and-Xavier-Statue of Liberty Christmas 2018
  • Photo-of-Xavier-in-New-York Christmas 2018
  • Xavier at the Lego store Christmas 2018
  • Photos-of-my-trip-to-Israel
  • Photos-of-my-trip-to-Israel
  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS
  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS
  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS
  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS-Paris May 2019
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  • Food Reviews
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  • FOOD-REVIEWS
  • Cheesecake Factory bread
  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS
  • FOOD-REVIEWS
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  • Falafel Food Review
  • FOOD-REVIEWS-5
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  • FOOD-REVIEWS
  • Falmouth Jamaica with my son 2020
  • Vacation with my son Costa Rica 2020
  • Norwegian Airlines First Class to Paris May 2019
  • Norwegian Airlines First Class to Paris May 2019

The Future of the AB-FAB Designs Brand🔮

  • Continue to provide a high-level of excellence 💎 in every service performed 💯
  • Honest & un-biased brand audits & reviews 👍🏾 👎🏾
  • Fresh content including travel 🧳 luxury living 💰 food 🥡 wine 🍾 & more 🧘🏾‍♀️🎥🛒
  • Increase visibility 👀 through social media (links below) 📈

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