Rest In Peace Arthur McGee The Grandfather Of Fashion Designers Of Color (Video)

By B Michael

Considered the grandfather of fashion designers of color, Arthur McGee got his start in fashion after entering a contest for a scholarship to Traphagen School of Design in New York. Continue Reading →

Olivier Rousteing’s The Balmain Festival X (RED) Part Of la Fête de la Musique, Paris

Highlighting once again the inseparable intertwining of music with Olivier Rousteing’s singular style, Balmain’s presentation of its Men’s Spring 2020 Collection formed part of la Fête de la Musique, Paris’ annual all-night celebration of music. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Dapper Dan Launches New Book At Brooklyn Academy Of Music (BAM)

Unbound, a book launch series with BAM and Greenlight Bookstore presents Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem, a candid chronicle of the Harlem designer’s life, spanning more than 70 years and set against the backdrop of an ever-evolving America. Continue Reading →

Harlem Resident Don Lemon And Others At Fashions Dennis Basso Evening Wear Collaboration

As you know we love those who give back from Harlem to Harare, so we love that Iconic fashion designer Dennis Basso presented an exclusive fashion show to a sold-out crowd. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Great American Hat Show 2019 Is Afrikon Forever

By Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins

Every year for the last seven years Harriet Rosebud Hats puts on the Great American Hat Show to showcase Harriet Rosebud’s hat creations and each year she picks a different theme. Continue Reading →

Savile Row’s Ozwald Boateng Debuts Womenswear At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London’s Savile Row and the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance. Continue Reading →