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Blakk Sh33p

Markas Kates (He/Him) Connor Sokal (She/Her) Markas Kates is a clothing designer, film photographer, and artist that grew up in Western Ny. Markas is currently based out of New Jersey. His work is guided by a strong belief in using design as a way of connecting with people and as a method for improving the way people connect with the clothes they wear. BLAKK SH33P, designed by Markas and sewn by Connor Sokal, distinguishes itself with bold, unexpected materials, and inclusion of a diverse range of medias. Whenever possible, Markas up-cycles materials and incorporates vintage materials into his designs. Markas uses his creativity and out of the box thinking to design clothing that allows people to be bold, be themselves, and stand out.