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Black History Month

Beyond the T-shirt: Companies Support Wellness, Advancement This Black History Month

Rather than just sell T-shirts with commemorative messages, companies are trying to foster greater diversity…

Visa Commits $1M in Hyperlocal Grants and Mentorship to Drive Growth of Minority-Owned Businesses

The company has partnered with Black Girl Ventures to digitally enable Black- and women-owned small…

Kelly Rowland on Her Fashion Design Debut and New Music, ‘Black Magic’

The collection, a collaboration with online retailer JustFab, is available today.

25 Black Women in Beauty Host Inaugural Event

The first virtual summit from the professional organization hosted the likes of Black Opal CEO Desirée Rogers…

Sewit Sium Is Using Jewelry to Tell Cultural Origin Stories

Sium creates handcrafted pieces that reference Black culture, each piece created as a modern heirloom.

From Savile Row to Harlem: Black Contributions to Men’s Style

Many aspects of men's style and tailoring today have roots and influences in Black culture and youth…

RAISEfashion, Anti-Racism Fund Partner to Address Diversity in Fashion’s Pipeline

The organizations are behind a new summer internship program to diversify fashion's next generation.

Black Creatives Discuss the Challenges of Securing Funding, Getting Ahead in Fashion and Beauty

Creatives of color speak candidly about the hurdles they've faced in trying to build their businesses.

Innovative Black Designers Have Moved the Needle in Fashion

Key contributions from Black visionaries who have been vital to the industry have often gone without mention…

Nike and Sergio Hudson on Pushing Partnerships and Opportunities to Advance Inclusivity

Partnerships — and opportunities — are paramount for the success of Black designers and creatives in the…

Tom Ford Calls Fashion a ‘Relentless Business’ in Sharing the Industry’s Realities and Rewards

Ford talked about perseverance, setting goals and having a vision.

EXCLUSIVE: Ciara and Russell Wilson Talk The House of LR&C, Giving Back and Seattle

Inclusivity and unity anchor the company's ethos and outreach efforts.

New York City to Champion Black-owned Businesses

The BE NYC campaign will encourage shopping at Black-owned stores.

31 Most Loved Fashion Items From Black-owned Brands

Here's what 31 Black fashion creatives are saying about Black History Month — and what they're buying from…

Seminal Moment: Givenchy’s ‘70s Black Model Cabine Said Something About Diversity Fashion Could Learn From Today

Hubert de Givenchy's Black house models in the late '70s sent a clear message to fashion about diversity. But…