The Top 10 Most Memorable Lanvin Moments From The Alber Elbaz Era

When Alber Elbaz announced his impending departure from the fashion house of Lanvin, admirers of his work reacted even more heartbroken than they were of the also just recently revealed news of Raf Simons leaving his post at Christian Dior. (That update felt more shocking to insiders). The Morrocan-born, Israeli Elbaz was the creative director ofContinue reading “The Top 10 Most Memorable Lanvin Moments From The Alber Elbaz Era”

W Magazine’s Black Beauty Pictorial Continues Fashion’s Summer Loving Of The Black Model

Yesterday, as I walked in circles looking for the tiny Bayard Street that occupies the Chinatown Ice Cream Factory in New York City, prior at another nearby block, I had seen some books and magazines thrown out. I stopped at the pile because I immediately noticed Kate Moss‘ face on the cover of (British) Vogue. IContinue reading “W Magazine’s Black Beauty Pictorial Continues Fashion’s Summer Loving Of The Black Model”

Sudanese Model Nykhor Paul Schools Makeup Artists To Stop Disregarding Black Skintones

Nykhor Paul let the fashion kids have it when she posted on her Instagram yesterday, a scolding post about how makeup artists, whom a majority are White, continue to disregard Black models and come ill-prepared to shows with little to zilch shades of Brown. However, they are fully stocked and ready to groom and prettifyContinue reading “Sudanese Model Nykhor Paul Schools Makeup Artists To Stop Disregarding Black Skintones”