The Love & Luxe Collegiate Under the Influence series is one where we have an open dialogue with our guests about issues in the community, hot topics in the news, and debunking stereotypes. This week we’re shouting out Rowan Love & Luxe Collegiate’s Vice President, Chaqunia Bearfield! Chaquina is a Senior at Rowan University and an entrepreneur! Beauty In Distress is the fashion club brainchild of Chaquina. The club resides on Rowan University’s campus and is all about giving designers and models place to hone and share their skills with others. Bearfield is also the Fashion Intern for Atlantic City Fashion Week.
We asked Bearfield a few fun facts about herself to have our audience get to know her better, and these were her responses!
What is your name and age: Chaquina Beafield and I’m 22.
What’s your major: Dual Major in English & Education w/ a Minor in Theater Design
What’s your position in Love & Luxe: Vice President
Where are you from: Born in Newark, Nj, raised all over
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Where can we find you on the weekends?: In the fashion studio sewing or working with Atlantic City Fashion Week. Planning events and workshops for Beauty in Distress or Love & Luxe. Organizing life at home/ in my dorm in regards to school and extracurriculars.
What’s the most played song on your playlist?:
Currently my top five played tracks are
– Summer Walker – Potential
– Summer Walker – Off of You
– Megan thee Stallion – Last Week in H Tx
– Ella Mai – Close
– Da Baby – IPHONE
One celebrity you’d have brunch with dead or alive? Rihanna, she is idealized for fashion as well as modeling. Her entrepreneurship skills are an all time yes, and she is all about black girl magic and women’s empowerment.
What makes you a Love & Luxe Girl?
Bold & Confident
Born Leader and Encourager
Passionate About Raw Emotion
Fashionista w/ a quarter of rachetisty
Eagerness to help others
Open to learning more about myself and the women of my community
What do you love most about Love & Luxe?
I love my sisters! I come from a large family with seven sisters being older than me. I don’t have strong relationships with any of them and I feel like being apart of Love & Luxe allowed me to fill those voids of sisterhood that I didn’t have with my own family.
What would the title of your autobiography be?
Hydia’s Highlights – A documentary on all my conquered struggles and my current aspirations and the way that I go about achieving them.
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