MEDIAHISTORY

1999

NY Fashion Week - Fall/Winter 1999
FH designs featured on The New York Today Show Francis Hendy & Charmain Hendy interviewed.
N Y Fashion Week - Spring/Summer 2000 “Paradise”
Fall/Winter 2000 “Scraps to Riches” led industry trends in patchwork designs
Fashion Manuscript September 1999 article Celebrity Designer Francis Hendy
Previews Spring/Summer 2000
Menswear Collection
Crain’s NY Business section featured Francis Hendy’s move from Brooklyn to
Manhattan - December 13, 1999
Exit Wounds, Movie, DMX, wears FH leather jacket.
MTV visits FH showroom

2000

NY Fashion Week : Metro TV Full Frontal Fashion, Style Network
Spring/Summer 2001 Rock, Pop, Hip Hop
Fall/Winter 2001 Papa Takes A Trip
NY 1 news interview with designer and Collection highlights
NBC Saturday Today Show fashion segment.
The Michael Award, 2000 Best New Menswear Designer of the Year.
Daily News Record (DNR) Dec. 2000 article “The Hendy Man Can”
New Yorker Magazine (Dec. 2000) featured Ian Zierhing, Francis Hendy Tuxedo.
Daily News August 10, 2000
Black Enterprise, July 2000
Sportswear International Mar/April 2000, FH leather jackets
Pulse May 2000 headlined “Franics Hendy Takes His Piece of the Pie”
Scencetrack.com Dec., 2000
Impact Mar./April 2000 headlined “Francis Hendy Dresses R&B Stars”
Fashion Manuscript March 2000
Fashion Manuscript October 2000 headline Celebrity Designer Francis Hendy

2001

Japanese Newspaper October 2001,
Sister 2 Sister April 2001
New York Fashion Week: Metro TV Full Frontal Fashion, Style Network
Spring/Summer 2002 Francis Changes Quickly
Fall/Winter 2002 Fashion Revolution
NY 1 News interview program which featured designer and Collection highlights
New York Times, September 2001, Polly Mellon names FH as one
to watch for the future

2002

Essence Magazine May 2002
Bangkok International “Fashion Windows” 2002
Fashion Manuscript September 2002
FH Retail store launched in trendy SOHO
DNR March 2000 featured FH designs under Premium Blends
DNR September 2001, FH designs featured in Trend Report 2002
DNR February 2002 article on rising stars in Menswear
WWD Sportswear, July 2002 Francis Hendy Soho
GAP Press FH designs
Gear Magazine
Daily News article headlined “Trendy Hendy,”
Daily News October 16, 2002 pictured Usher with
Chili of TLC in FH black velvet suit.
New York Fashion Week: Metro TV Full Frontal Fashion, Style Network.
Spring/Summer 2003 “A Choice Of Colors” led industry trends
for hand painted fabric
Fall/ Winter 2003 Funky Couture
WWD Fashion Scoops, Sept. 12, 2002 official launch of FH Women’s Collection
NY 1 News designer interview and Collection.
Commendation from New York City Comptroller for establishing
a new business in Downtown New York City post 9/11
Francis Hendy Fall/Winter 2001 - Metro TV focused review Francis Hendy’s
Collection with Christina Haa and Editor in Chief, Lucky Magazine.
Metro TV News, Constance White reported
on FH Store Opening.

2003

New York Fashion Week: Metro TV Full Frontal Fashion, Style Network ,
Spring/Summer 2004 A Lovely Day For Cricket
Metro TV Judith Leight post show interview of the Francis Hendy Collection.
Francis Hendy SOHO, one year store anniversary Celebration and Fashion Show.
National Association of Men’s Sportswear Buyers, Inc. (NAMSB) featured Francis
Hendy in its Jan/Feb/Mar. 2003 issue with leading US Menswear designers.
Upscale Magazine April 2003

2004

December 2004, Holiday Fashion Show
VH1, Fablulous Life of Lil Jon (TBA), FH completed in-house interview at his
showroom; VH-1 piece will include FH as designer who creates clothes for the
artist.

2005

FH - Private Label, Warm Spirit Inc. (wellness products company)
FH - Destiny’s Child dresses, New York City finale concert
FH - Holiday Collection and Shopping Party
FH- Essence Magazine, actor Terrence Howard

2006

Beyonce Music VIdeo
Video Music Awards (VMA) Beyonce, Buster Rymes
Reuben Studdard - American Idol
MC Lyte, Hip Hop Awards
R. Kelley Music Video