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Celebration b michael Spring 2015

Yvonna Russell | Posted 11.16.2014 | Style
Yvonna Russell

Art openings, theatre opening nights, The Academy Awards,The Kentucky Derby, White House state dinners. The b Michael AMERICA Spring collection shown at the Pavilion during New York's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week signaled the celebration of events in American style.

Michael Alan Stein Style

Yvonna Russell | Posted 11.15.2014 | Style
Yvonna Russell

During Fashion Week great design is everywhere in NYC. Michael Alan Stein showed his S/S 2015 women's ready-to-wear collection downtown at the Broad Street Ballroom. His collection featured sculptural dresses and pants.

Black Fashion Notables Earn Major Recognition

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.13.2014 | Black Voices

The nominees and honorees for the 2014 CFDA Awards have been announced, and we're thrilled to see some of our favorite black fashion notables were inc...

5 Reasons You Need To See Pratt Institute's 'Black Dress' Exhibit

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.06.2014 | Black Voices

With the close of Paris Fashion Week, the ferocity and fabulousity of Fashion Month has sadly come to an end. However, the style and excitement is liv...

WATCH: Getting Real About Fashion's Race Problem

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.18.2013 | Black Voices

Kanye West's comments on fashion's race problem last week have got us thinking about the industry's blind spot and its complex relationship with hip-h...

Black Designers At New York Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 09.05.2013 | Black Voices

How many black designers can you name? If you can't make it past Tracy Reese then you're not alone. The number of successful designers of color is...

Malawi Hosts First-Ever Fashion Week

AP | BY RAPHAEL TENTHANI | Posted 08.14.2013 | Black Voices

BLANTYRE, Malawi -- Models on the runway in Malawi sported dresses with bottle-tops and wearing hats made of chicken feathers, as the southern African...

Black Girl Crush Series: Part 2: Darlene & Lizzy Okpo of William Okpo

Marjon Rebecca Carlos | Posted 09.23.2012 | Black Voices
Marjon Rebecca Carlos

Darlene and Lizzy Okpo's diverse origins traverse the savannahs of Nigeria, to the beautiful chaos of the Bronx, to the quaint suburbs of Staten Island, are physical and emotional complements of one another; two sides of a single design objective.