Shaquille “Shaq” Palmer hails from Philadelphia, PA and currently, bi-coastally, resides in Miami, FL and Los Angeles, CA. In 2014 he received his Associate’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising from Miami International University of Art and Design.
Shaq found his passion in fashion at a young age. His mom made sure he was always in the latest trends. In high school, he was the costume designer for the school’s Theater Department. In designing costumes, he discovered his idol--Grace Jones. To Shaq, her style was bold, fierce, fearless, and sensual. To this day, when styling clients he always makes sure that he incorporates those same attributes in their looks.
At his young age, Shaq has worked extensively with Rap Artists, Athletes, and TV Personalities such as: Serena Williams, Trina, Nicki Minaj, Lil Uzi Vert, City Girls, Tory Lanez, Larsa Pippen, and much more. His work has been published in Paper Magazine, Galore Magazine, and Boys to Toys Magazine. He has also been employed with MTV, VH1, WE TV, TVOne, and Bravo Networks.
Ice Breaker -
I asked a handful of my close friends, personally and professionally, what three words they would use to describe me (yikes!). Here are the submitted adjectives:
Weird (insert alien emoji)
Moody (what human isn’t lol)
Subtly Ostentatious (what you tryin’ to say though? lol)