• Jacquemus and Mother Nature Collab on Another Stunning Runway Show

    1 month ago - By Fashionista

    As usual, the images from Jacquemus's latest runway show have left me feeling a little salty that I wasn't there in person - but probably not as salty as those who did attend, as the the Fall 2022 collection was shown amid the giant mounds of salt in Camargue, France. It was another picturesque...
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  • Lack of Post-Civil War Reparations Made Wealth Gap Inevitable Says New Data

    Lack of Post-Civil War Reparations Made Wealth Gap Inevitable Says New Data

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated June 27, 2022 Many of us have heard about the damaging effects of the racial wealth gap between White and Black Americans and how it shows up in everyday life. It's important to go back to the beginning, though. Following the emancipation of enslaved Black people in 1863, they received no form of reparative payment for the nearly 250 years of free labor.This immensely impacted the wealth-building opportunities Black communities could've tapped into, and one report says the pandemic has set us back even further. A paper released said that in 2019 Black Americans...
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  • Vanessa Simmons, Lavar Ball and TI Join Forces In New Reality Show Supporting Creative Entrepreneurs

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated June 27, 2022 Imagine a show that combines Shark Tank and Making The Band. That's how the new reality series $ix Figure Makeover is being described. In an interview with Black Enterprise its creators and producers Bryyce Harris, Jeremy Newkirk and Christina Cooper said it “will highlight creators and change the narrative of what Black moguls are and how we should be redistributing our information, knowledge, wealth, skills, talent, ability, and resources to people who deserve opportunities.” The show aims to help creative entrepreneurs realize their fullest...
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  • Art is not dead: Marc Jacobs shows Fall 2022 collection

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Marc Jacobs Fall 2022
    Marc Jacobs on Monday showed his Fall 2022 collection at New York's Public Library, the same venue since his June 2021 show and only second in-person catwalk since the pandemic.
    It was a statement show defined by looks of layered control with Jacobs quoting Nietsche to underscore his message: “We have art in order not to die of the truth.” With the collection aptly titled ‘Choice', he also iterated the importance of creativity: “My sentiment is unwavering. Creativity is essential to living. In contrast to the ongoing brutality and ugliness of a world beyond our...
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