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 →

Harlem Legend Cicely Tyson And Others Kick Off 25th Anniversary Of The ESSENCE Festival

On Monday, June 10th, 2019, ESSENCE and AT&T kicked-off the countdown to the 25th Anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival with a celebration that honored the power of human connectivity and chronicling the remarkable achievements within the Black experience. Continue Reading →

Lonne Elder III, A Harlem Writers Guild Member, A Drama Desk Winner, In Hansberry’s A Raisin…

Lonne Elder III, December 26, 1927 – June 11, 1996, was an American actor, playwright and screenwriter, and Harlem Writers Guild member. Continue Reading →

The Fabulous Cicely Tyson In B Michael Covers TIME Magazine In The February 2019

Fashion designer B Michael e-mailed Harlem World Magazine with the words, “Powerful cover! Powerful words!,” describing the new #Time Magazine ‘The Art of Optimism,’ cover with Harlemite Cicely Tyson. Continue Reading →

Ailey’s 60th Anniversary Opening Night Gala And Five-Week Holiday Engagement Launch

On November 28th, 2018, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 60th Anniversary holiday season at New York City Center kicked off with a star-studded Opening Night Gala Benefit performance and party.

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Fashion Designer B Michael Becomes First Black Luxury Designer To Dress An Oscar Winner

Fashion designer B Michael becomes the first black luxury designer to dress an Oscar winner, that happened to be Harlem diva Cicely Tyson. Continue Reading →

17 Tips To Look Harlem Fabulous

We love this look by the always fabulous Harlem born Cicely Tyson. Who doesn’t want to look fabulous, classy and wealthy in an understated way? Continue Reading →

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