Fashion

Top Fashion Magazines Are Still Not Featuring Models of Color on Their Covers

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The fashion industry tries to evoke the sentiment that they are making great strides when it comes to accommodating diversity, but the evidence shows that they are in fact still reluctant to fully utilize models of color. New York Fashion has been criticized by the...

5 Black Shoe Designers

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Despite the fashion industry’s well-documented struggles with diversity, several Black designers who possess incomparable amounts of determination, persistence and creativity have quite literally put their best foot forward by creating successful, renowned footwear collections. Check out these five Black shoe designers:

Black Twitter Celebrates #DuragHistoryWeek

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According to Black Twitter, this week is Durag History Week. The hashtag, #duraghistoryweek, has been trending worldwide. Many, including Karen Civil, took to Twitter to share their celebratory tweets for Durag History Week. For those of you unaware of what a durag (\ˈdü-ˌrag\) is, it...

Collection Love: Looks We Love From Luxury Plus-Size Label PLY

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Founded by creative couple Lamarr and Pamela Nanton, PLY has a major passion for fit and tailoring. Located in New York, PLY is for the woman size 14 – 24 that craves elegance and fashion and doesn’t want to compromise. Taking a directional approach on...

13 Real-Life Struggles Of A High-Heel Strutter

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They say “The higher the heel, the closer to God.” But I say, “The higher the heel, the farther you fall when you trip in those heels and bust ass.” Stilettos are sexy as hell; they’ll give you the illusion of legs for days and...

Celebs Rock The Red Carpet at Fashion Rocks 2014

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Last night Joan Smalls, Michelle Williams, Naomi Campbell, Nicki Minaj and more all rocked the red carpet for Fashion Rocks 2014. Check out the gallery!