Harlem Man Dapper Dan Designs For Gucci And Doesn’t Say Much Else

In May, Gucci elicited a wave of criticism after Harlem World Magazine reported that over a fur coat with puffy, logo-laden sleeves that unmistakably copied a jacket that the Harlem (see photo below) designer Daniel “Dapper Dan” Day had created for the Olympic runner Diane Dixon in 1989. VIDEO “The Clark Legacy Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark and…

Gucci Admits To Ripping Off Harlem Designer Dapper Dan

Fashion is known for taking elements of different cultures and styles – especially those that come specifically from black culture. VIDEO “The Clark Legacy Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark and their work,” this post is made in partnership with Harlem Cultural Archives, get more at Harlem History.

Wiberlux Gucci Women’s Metallic Lambskin Pumps

Feel like Harlem royalty as you strut along the streets with these elegant Gucci pumps! They feature a textured lambskin leather exterior in a metallic sheen for noticeable style, along with closed toes, flat tassels, golden metal logos for authenticity, and chunky high heels for an elevated silhouette. VIDEO “The Clark Legacy Drs. Kenneth and…

You Got Your Purple “Gucci Flip Flops”

Don’t follow Future’s advice on his song Thought it was a Drought in your flip flops but we suggest you chill at home checkin out a game or two or hanging out with your partner at Harlem Meer Park at 110th Street and 5th Avenue. VIDEO “The Clark Legacy Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark and their work,” this post…

Props: The Gucci Platform Sandals

Ah, the contemporary stacked heel hand crafted by Gucci lends updated appeal to this savvy, crossed strappy sandal for a fabulous look for the Tito Puente East Harlem Memorial. VIDEO “The Clark Legacy Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark and their work,” this post is made in partnership with Harlem Cultural Archives, get more at Harlem History.