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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 ๐Ÿฉฐ at 6๏ธโƒฃ years oldโ—๏ธAcquired my knowledge ๐Ÿง  of make-up artistry ๐ŸŽจ & costume design ๐Ÿคก at dance school ๐Ÿคธ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ Studied every form of dance ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ from African to tap๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿฝgiving me an early foray into fine art ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŽจ

  • 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 โž• Education

At 1๏ธโƒฃ4๏ธโƒฃ, enrolled in Barbizon, modeling in fashion shows around the Washington, DC area & later incorporated theater production ๐ŸŽญ to my dance degree ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŽ“

Posing for photography students ๐Ÿ“ธ & working on set as a makeup artist ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŽจ learned ALL aspects of photo/film ๐ŸŽฆ production ๐ŸŽฌ

  • 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 ๐Ÿ’ผ

Became manager for global beauty retailer Sephora ๐Ÿคฉ as well as luxury salon Jacques Dessanges โž• high-end brands Coach & Express ๐ŸŽ‰

Gained luxury ๐Ÿ’Ž lifestyle experience staging multi-million dollar ๐Ÿ’ฐ homes interning for Washington, DC interior design firms ๐Ÿก

John Casablanca Promotional Model Letter

After college ๐ŸŽ“, worked for Fortune 500, non-profit, start-up โž• investment firms ๐Ÿ’ผ Absorbed every facet of global corporate business from marketing ๐Ÿ“ข & budget management ๐Ÿ“Š to client relations ๐Ÿค& fundraising ๐Ÿ’Œ

Secured a talent scout position ๐Ÿ•ต๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ at The Erickson Agency, Creative Talent Management โž• Dynasty Productions ๐Ÿ†’

Fortuitously ๐Ÿ˜ landed the role as talent educator ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŽ“ & promotions manager ๐Ÿ“ฃ for Internationally renowned John Casablanca ๐Ÿคฏ

Starting the AB-FAB Designs Brand โณ

In 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ2๏ธโƒฃ began promoting AB-FAB Designs’ array of luxury ๐Ÿฅ‡ services including fashion styling ๐Ÿฅปpersonal shopping ๐Ÿ›’ makeup artistry๐Ÿ’„ & model training ๐ŸŽ‰

Also in 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ2๏ธโƒฃ AB-FAB Designs produced ๐ŸŽฌ it’s first of many fashion shows!๐Ÿฅณ

Working with celebrity ๐Ÿ˜Ž clients โœ–๏ธ attending red carpet events ๐ŸŽซ expanded AB-FAB Designs’ services to include event coordination & budgeting ๐Ÿ“ˆ

  • 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 ๐Ÿ”ฆ

Partnering ๐Ÿซ‚ with the founder of โžก๏ธDC Fashion Week, Ean Williamsโฌ…๏ธ became a featured make-up artist ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŽจ for over 8๏ธโƒฃ years ๐Ÿ˜Ž

In this privileged position๐Ÿง was front & center to witness ๐Ÿ‘€ a Washington, DC based fashion house ๐Ÿงต (Corjor International) transform into an Internationally recognized brand ๐Ÿฉฒ (Magnum Underwear) & non-profit powerhouse (DC Fashion Week) ๐Ÿ‘‘

  • 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 ๐Ÿ’Ž expanding my knowledge of fine art ๐ŸŽŽ & broadened associations with the Washington, DC fashion elite ๐Ÿ’ฐ

Aveda Certificate

Studying organic beauty products โ™ป๏ธ at Aveda Institute created a greater understanding of skin care ๐Ÿงผ & the importance of sustainable sourcing of ingredients ๐Ÿ“

In 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ4๏ธโƒฃ received a license in nail artistry ๐Ÿ’…๐Ÿฝ & continued self-education in fashion history; from millinery ๐Ÿ‘’ to cobbling ๐Ÿ‘ 

Brand Evolution ๐Ÿ’

Nail Tech Certificate

The next level of the AB-FAB Designs’ brand developed in 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ8๏ธโƒฃ when this website ๐Ÿ’ป was established to begin blogging about fashion ๐Ÿ‘— beauty ๐Ÿ›€ & art ๐ŸŽจ (archived blog posts)

That same year, entered the arena of socialite ๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿฝ giving time โฐ & profits ๐Ÿง to worthy causes such as Hugs Across America ๐Ÿค— The City of Rockville โž• Montgomery County Volunteer Center ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

  • 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
Alexander McQueen
Alexander McQueen #GOAT

In 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ1๏ธโƒฃ2๏ธโƒฃ briefly put AB-FAB Designs on hold to become a mom ๐Ÿคฐ๐Ÿฝ From that moment โŒš๏ธ focused all energy ๐Ÿ”‹ into raising an incredible son ๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿฝ Xavier Alexander Keyser

His middle name Alexander was given to honor the fashion designer, THE GREAT “Lee” Alexander McQueen! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜

  • 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 ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿฝskills to explore ๐Ÿ†• content ideas๐Ÿ’กsuch as dressing your kids for school success๐Ÿซ & packing๐Ÿงณfor your kids when traveling โœˆ๏ธ internationally ๐ŸŒ

  • 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
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  • RESTAURANT-REVIEWS-Paris May 2019
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  • Food Reviews
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  • FOOD-REVIEWS
  • Cheesecake Factory bread
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  • FOOD-REVIEWS
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  • Falafel Food Review
  • FOOD-REVIEWS-5
  • FOOD-REVIEWS-4
  • 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 Brand๐Ÿ”ฎ

  • Continue to provide a high-level of excellence ๐Ÿ’Ž in every service performed ๐Ÿ’ฏ
  • Honest & un-biased brand audits & reviews ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ ๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿพ
  • Fresh content including travel ๐Ÿงณ luxury living ๐Ÿ’ฐ food ๐Ÿฅก wine ๐Ÿพ & more ๐Ÿง˜๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ›’
  • Increase visibility ๐Ÿ‘€ through social media (links below) ๐Ÿ“ˆ

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