With a dedicated team focused on the progression of fashion through inspiring images and triumph through life's obstacles, OIA is commitment to making a positive contribution to the culture's most visible medium: fashion.
OIA seeks to become an important resource for the fashion community as well as other aspects of culturally-relevant content such as art, music, design and lifestyle. To tie the various facets of OIA is our online store. Since OIA's inception, an appreciation for fashion and lifestyle has been fundamental to our vision. An online store gives you the opportunity to conveniently shop and purchase some of our favorite products spanning street wear to contemporary fashion. A truly eclectic mix of numerous styles, our online store offers a one-stop destination for numerous innovative and highly sought-after brands.
"Only in America" is a new fashion and lifestyle visionary brand birthed in the summer of July 2012 when creator Kevin "Trix'" Bent was stuck between a rock and a hard place with no where to go. Kevin was incarcerated, feeling like the world had turned their back on him, with only a handful of friends that kept in contact. The struggle to keep sane became a daily task and in this time Kevin began to reflect on one of his true passions: fashion.
Kevin states that, 'Through the difficult adversities I kept a positive mindset and created my clothing line 'Only In America' for people of all cultures and individuals who feel "incarcerated" in their own mindset. Whether it's mentally or physically, when you remain positive through the turmoil you can have everything you dream of.
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RALPH LAUREN AND CALVIN KLEIN WERE BRONX KIDS WHO HUSTLED TO APPRENTICE FOR DESIGNERS AND MANUFACTURERS