A Nigerian fashion designer in the Bronx has a new clothing line out, made to be dynamic and versatile, no matter what New Yorkers have going on.
Chuks Collins has a new lifestyle clothing brand out called “The Athletic Side of Us,” that’s made for relaxing, working out or hitting the streets.
“People want clothes that they can transition in. If I wake up in the morning and I just want to go for a walk in the park, and from there I get a call to go somewhere,” Collins says.
He says he draws inspiration from across New York City, but especially from Crotona Park because he lives and works right across the street.
“The Bronx has inspired me a lot, even a couple of the clothes I’ve named after a couple of the