She Came, She Saw, She Conquered: Bethann Hardison Is the CFDA 2014 Founders Award Recipient

You may not have heard of Bethann Hardison, but she is a clandestine figure in the world of fashion. It’s not just for her beauty and grace, but her tireless efforts for more diversity in an industry that’s been tainted in indirectly perpetuating institutionalized racism. At the 2014 CFDA Awards, Haridson was awarded the Founders … More She Came, She Saw, She Conquered: Bethann Hardison Is the CFDA 2014 Founders Award Recipient

#tbt Naomi Campbell: The Runway Compilation [VIDEO]

Today is the super iconic supermodel Naomi Campbell’s 44th birthday! Say what you will about her, she’s one of the most important individuals in fashion for her longevity and legacy, and also for being a voice for diversity in an industry that still has yet to learn that the world is round with colorful beauty. … More #tbt Naomi Campbell: The Runway Compilation [VIDEO]

Prade’s Then and Now Usage of Black Models in Campaign Ads

For whatever reason, Prada has not been kind to women of color in fashion.  Out of all the major fashion houses, Miuccia’s has been the most publicized for its lack of ethnic models, and their reputation for such actions are notorious.  A decade went by before a black model strutted its catwalk in Milan when … More Prade’s Then and Now Usage of Black Models in Campaign Ads