Jonathan Mannion Elle Varner Shaun Dross


The AKOO Clothing Co. recently collaborated with hip hop photographer and director, Jonathan Mannion, for a Limited Edition AKOOxMANNION Collection. To celebrate the May 6th release, Mannion hosted a private gifting lounge at the Double Cross Vodka Lounge in New York City where some of his closest friends popped in to pick up some swag and congratulate him on his latest project with AKOO. Guests took home pieces from the AKOOxMANNION Collection, which is available online at, AKOO’s Book of Kings Vol. 1 and mini-bottles of Double Cross Vodka. Prior to guests leaving, Mannion thanked everyone for coming out and celebrating the release of this new launch with him.

Key notable guests in attendance included: 
· Elle Varner
· Steve Rifkind
· Chef Roble
· DJ Bobby Trends
· Shaun Dross
· Sue Tsai
· Shaheem Reid
· Damien Escobar

Check out some pics from the event below!

Mannion’s interview on Sway in the Morning on Sirius talking about the AKOOxMANNION Collection, shooting Jay-Z’s “Reasonable Doubt” and Eminem’s “Marshall Mathers LP” can be seen here: 

Salute: Eileen