5 Black Shoe Designers
by Kenya Foy 7 months ago
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
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
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
by The Frisky 8 months ago
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...
Target Responds to Plus-Size Fashion Blogger Boycott #BoycottingTarget
by Clutch 9 months ago
When Target released their lookbook for their new collaboration with Joseph Altuzarra, they didn’t expect a boycott. But upon seeing that the 50-piece collection won’t include over a size 16, Chastity Garner from Garner Style posted that she’d stop supporting the mass retailer until designer collaborations become...