Vogue Posts SlideShow In Response to Elle’s Plus-Size Controversy

Elle entered into dangerous territory when the publication profiled model Myla Dalbesio and categorized her as"plus-size."  Despite being a size 10  -- which is considered plus-sized in the modeling world, Dalbesio is successfully gaining ...

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Vogue Fails the Cultural Sensitivity Test – Again

Vogue has never been known to adopt the global policies that enhance the fashion capabilities of anything outside of their realm of tolerance. For instance, not too long ago, a ...

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The Baby Fashionistas of Social Media: What Happened to Kids Dressing Like Kids?

I’ll be the first one to admit a slight uterus tug (slight…very, very slight) at the adorable photos that pop up on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, etc. showing off little boys ...

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5 Black Shoe Designers

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, ...

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Beyoncé And Topshop Launch Athletic Streetwear Label

Beyoncé is teaming up with Topshop for a new athletic streetwear label. The British retailer, called Parkwood Topshop Athletic Ltd., will launch its first products next fall. The collaboration will be ...

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Teyana Taylor Takes ELLE to Harlem for Fall Fashion Editorial

Entertainer Teyana Taylor is featured in a full-length fall fashion editorial in ELLE. Teyana was photographed by Katie Friedman in her hometown of Harlem. ELLE captured Teyana in some of ...

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Would You Rock?: Flash Tattoos

If you are looking for an innovative way to wear jewelry, you should check out Flash Tattoos.  Flash Tattoos are metallic jewelry inspired temporary tattoos that are non-toxic, safe and easy to remove. Each Flash Tattoo collection includes 3-4 sheets of various metallic designs that you...

Would You Rock?: Sombré Hair “The Softer Side of Ombré

If you are thinking of changing your hair color and you are a fan of the Ombré hair trend — then you should check out Sombré. Sombré is a more natural and softer hair coloring technique that gradually fades and blends from top to bottom, leaving...

Would You Rock? Shaved-Side Hairstyles

We already know what you’re thinking —- the shaved-side style/cut is nothing new and has been around for years. Back in late-80s and early 90’s, Salt-n-Pepa rocked the style making it popular and worn by many. Thanks to celebs like T-Boz, Kelis, Rihanna, Cassie, Jada...

Would You Rock?: Icy Purple Lipstick

Deep plum lips are as popular as ever this Fall but stylish women are dabbing in other shades of violet as well, namely a light purple. The icy lavender hue is one of the lighter colors for the season. Worn with darker blush shades and...

Would You Rock? Dwyane Wade’s Del Toro Kicks

D. Wade is a pretty refined and sophisticated dresser off the court—who never looks bad in a suit by the way—but he’s gone in a completely different direction with a new shoe line he designed. After high-end loafer brand Del Toro created a couple of...