“Fashion is a visual expression of the internal spirituality we all carry within us. What is your look saying about you?” JTHNOMAD
Editor-in-Chief/Head Writer: Justin T. Howard
Additional Outlets – Yahoo News!, MSNBC, The New York Times Company, About.com, Today.com, Examiner.com
As a freelance style correspondent, Justin has appeared on such programs as Fashion Police on E!, MSNBC and channels like Fashion TV and iTV, and news stations like CBS, KTLA & Good Morning San Diego. As a celebrity stylist, Justin Howard has worked with Reality Star Sophie Simmons, MTV’s Teen Wolf star Keahu Kahuanui, and Ariel Winters from Modern Family.
During Mercedes-Benz Los Angeles Fashion Week Justin can regularly be spotted working on the fashion and runway shows for such designers like Project Runway Winner Jeffrey Sebelia’s lines Good Wig and Cosa Nostra collections. This past year the international fashion brand Bebe had Justin design their Los Angeles Fashion Week runway show that showed off 36 different looks and made the cover of the LA Times Lifestyle Section.
Recently Justin has worked as a fashion writer for The New York Times Company, literally writing hundreds of articles for them. During his time at The New York Times Company he interviewed top talent like designers John Varvatos and Lubov Azria, the creative director of BCBGMAXAZRIA among other celebrities like George Kotsiopoulos, of Fashion Police.
Justin Howard as a fashion correspondent hosted the live stream of Nation Beauty Vlogger Awards – The Nyx Face Awards 2013 along side YouTube sensation P’Trique and actress Amy Paffrath.
Justin Howard’s first book, ‘Runway Diaries – Tales From The Catwalk,’ came out in Summer 2014 and is now available on Amazon.com and iBooks on iTunes.
In Fall 2014 through Winter 2015, Justin Howard co-created the new fashion reality series ‘America’s It Girl’ and he was the face of the show as the series host.
In 2015 Justin Howard took over as the fashion editor for the indie national magazine ‘LadyGunn’ – spearheading their national fashion coverage with features on designer Betsey Johnson, fashion icon Sophie Simmons and an beauty editorial on androgyny style.
Recently Justin Howard enjoyed working for one of the top national entertainment publishers, Bauer Publishing, the publishers of the print outlets ‘In Touch Weekly,’ ‘Life & Style’ & ‘Closer Magazine’ as the entertainment writer of all three magazines – handling the weekly sections ‘My Night At Home,’ ‘My Life, My Style’ & ‘In Touch With.’
Saks Fifth Avenue & AskMen.com – Summer Fashion Guide Series
Nation Beauty Vlogger Awards – The Nyx Face Awards
Justin Travis Howard studied Art History at Istituto Italiano, part of the University of Florence in Florence, Italy, where he became passionately fascinated with the creation of and visual elements involved with fashion. He also interned as a costume designer for the Starlight Amphitheater and the Old Globe Theater in San Diego, California, where he learned stitch by stitch how to create various looks from scratch.
Bio – “As the child of a mad genius and entrepreneur, Justin Travis Howard is a creative enigma. He started down the path of being an artist on a wish and a prayer.”