Raising awareness of the need for culturally diverse material in children’s books, Curlies Unleashed for Kids sponsored authors of multicultural children’s literature, anchored by Princess Planet at the BET Experience “Vendor Mart”. Visiting the Books for Children of Color booth at the BET Experience Vendor Mart gave patrons a unique opportunity to learn about exciting new books for girls and the exciting new brand, Curlies Unleashed for Kids. Princess Planet was invited to be a part of the BET Experience “Vendor Mart” in L.A. The BET Experience Vendor Mart was an event that happened June 25-26, 2016 during the free event “Fan Fest” at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The event featured over 160,000 attendees from across the globe in one of the hottest music and endless entertainment weekends.
Princess Planet is a brand of girls’ entertainment that helps promote princess characters with diverse hair textures, skin tones, and cultural backgrounds. Princess Planet redefines what it means to be a princess. All of our girls are special and when they strive to be their best and positively impact the world, they are royalty. Princess Planet teaches girls to reach for high goals and to believe in themselves and their unique talents. Princess Planet’s authentic characters were created by women from all over the world, who aim to empower and celebrate diversity. Each story helps to increase cultural pride, inter-cultural understanding, inner beauty, and self-worth.
Israel Cook, CEO of Princess Planet will be attending the event along with Crystal Marable, author of Graceful Gabby and Jennifer Wright author of Dana Clark Coloring and Activity Books. These books have received a fantastic combination of five star Amazon reviews. Each author’s mission is to raise awareness of the importance of diverse characters and books in girls’ daily lives.
ORS Curlies Unleashed for Kids™ is a subsidiary of Namaste Laboratories, makers of ORS brand of products, a leading brand in the ethnic hair care market! The hallmarks of ORS Curlies Unleashed for Kids are exceptional quality, performance and integrity –qualities they employ to develop and deliver the best hair care products for children with natural hair.
Curlies Unleashed for Kids is sponsoring these authors because they share a common interest in preparing our children for the future. Books and characters where children see themselves is vital to healthy development just as Curlies Unleashed for Kids is vital for healthy hair. Curlies Unleashed for Kids products help to style and maintain natural curls. Together, Princess Planet, Graceful Gabby, Dana Clark Coloring and Activity Books and Curlies Unleashed for Kids will reach a diverse population providing the best products for the next generation of children of color.
Visit the authors and Curlies Unleashed for Kids on June 25 – 26th 2016 during the BET Experience Vendor Mart at the Los Angeles Convention Center. For every book sold, Curlies Unleashed for Kids will give away free full sized hair products. There will also be raffles and game prizes.
For more information on the authors or Curls Unleashed, see links below.
Princess Planet: PrincessPlanet.com
Graceful Gabby: gracefulgirlz.com
Dana Clark: danaclarkcolors.com
Curlies Unleashed for Kids: www.curlsunleashed.com