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Black Designers and Creatives

Kenneth Nicholson RTW Spring 2022

Kenneth Nicholson reflects on his childhood for his spring 2022 collection.

Theophilio RTW Spring 2022

Inspired by his hometown airline, Edvin Thompson took us on a journey on Air Jamaica.

Afro Fashion Week Continues to Support Designers of Color With a Little Help From Virgil Abloh

The event running Sept. 23 to 26 will shine a light on designers of color, as well as fashion issues in the…

Milan Fashion Week Seen as Launchpad for Young Designers

Italy's fashion week is increasingly becoming the go-to event for international designers looking for the…

African Design and Crafts Highlighted at Les Arts Décoratifs Exhibition

The six-day exhibit showcases the continent's rich artisanal and design heritage, ranging from furniture to…

These Black Women-owned Consignment and Vintage Shops Are Giving Pre-loved New Life

"People are beginning to become actively mindful of their own waste and how it contributes to society. People…

Theophilio Debuts Swim Collection

Theophilio debuts swimwear that'll have you ready to book a vacation.

Lauren London x Diff Collection

Lauren London drew inspiration from her favorite healing crystals for her collaboration with Diff.

Spotlight on Yasaf, Lit

Yasaf, Lit is a Black-owned candle line inspired by loved ones, paramount moments, and admiration for the…

Black Fashion Fair x Theophilio Host ‘Family Reunion’

Black Fashion Fair x Theophilio included customers in the design process on Juneteenth.

Sneaker Culture Hasn’t Catered to Plus-Size Women, But Thick Laces Does

Katie and Essie are two Black women breaking down barriers for plus-size women in the streetwear and sneaker…

How Farfetch, The Folklore Are Rewriting Fashion’s Big Issues

The Folklore's Amira Rasool and Farfetch's Thomas Berry unpack the environmental and social issues plaguing…

Black Fashion Fair and Brooklyn Sewing Academy Team to Equip Next Generation of Creatives

As the Brooklyn Sewing Academy says: "There is no shortage of creative excellence, only a shortage of access."

Spotlight on Whensmokeclears

Whensmokeclears rose like a phoenix from the ashes and created a new lane for themselves.

How to Avoid Tokenism and Segregation in Championing Diversity

There is no shortage of ways to promote inclusion without tokenism and segregation, but many companies in…