HOW WE STARTED: Smiles Artisans was showcased in “The Beaumont Magazine,” in 1989 and have hosted many fashion shows and benefits in that area. They relocated their business to Houston, Texas under the name of Spoiled by Design Originals (SBD) in 2001. In 2015 the decision was made to umbrella all of their services under the company name HE HOUSE OF CHARGOIS. Below is a list of things they have either presented or participated in through the years:
SBD presented “The Debut” at Drexler’s Restaurant.
SBD was a featured designer in “Out Loud” Houston Fashion Week Fashion Show.
SBD presented “The Encore – A Fashion Expose” fashion show
Supplier of tuxedos for Brentwood Baptist Church’s Beaus & Debs Cotillion.
SBD was a participating designer in the “2011 Dress Houston – Rock Your Fashion Competition”, held on November 6, 2011 at the Crown Plaza River Oaks Hotel.
In November 2011 SBD was chosen as the formal wear vendor for Texas Southern University’s Homecoming Gala
SBD opened SBD Studio located at 1709 Rosewood St., Houston, TX 77004
SBD starts writing quarterly article for CUSH Magazine in Beaumont, TX
SBD was formal wear vendor for TSU Homecoming Coronation and Ball.
SBD formal wear vendor for Prairie View A & M University Homecoming Coronation Ball
SBD becomes official designer for the Miss Black Texas USA opening number costume. SBD also designed and created Miss Black Texas USA Queen interview suit for the Miss Black America Pageant.
On September 29, 2012 SBD presents “THE NEXT PHASE FASHION LAUNCH Party”
SBD designed the Texas Southern University 2013-2014 opening number outfit
SBD was one of the featured designers in DRESS HOUSTON 2013
SBD – Provides dresses for Miss Black Texas USA Pageant contestants
SBD was featured in HOUSTON STYLE MAGAZINE and also wrote an article about the year’s Fashion Trends.
SBD hosted numerous TRUNK SHOWS at the SBD STUDIO
SBD wrote article SPRING & SUMMER FASHION TRENDS FOR 2014 – D-Mars Magazine
SBD hosted “PHASE 4 – THE EVOLUTION OF FASHION & BEAUTY,” 10th YEAR ANNIVERSARY celebration benefiting THE SMAHRT GIRL FOUNDATION
SBD partnered with LAMIK Beauty to participate “FALL INTO FASHION” a Pre-Houston Fashion Week event
The House of Chargois and LAMIK Beauty presented “THE SUMMER COLOR ECLIPSE” showcasing summer colors and fashions.
The House of Chargois formation of THE ALLIANCE OF FASHION & BEAUTY PROFESSIONALS INC and FAB Network Mixer
GLITZ & GLAMOUR FASHION SOIREE
THE ALLIANCE OF FASHION & BEAUTY PROFESSIONALS INC presented FAB PRE-MOTHERS DAY BRUNCH & FASHION SHOW on May 7th, 2016 at DAVIS ST @ HERMANN PARK Restaurant. An afternoon of Fashion, Food and Entertainment from some of Houston’s Leading Designers.