Afffair's glamorous spring '19 styles

At the Industria venue in New York City, Azerbaijani designer Rufat Ismayil made his New York Fashion Week debut and introduced a fabulous collection for the label Afffair.

Harlem Fashion Week report: Sleek to chic styles

Harlem Fashion Week kicked off Sept. 6, 2018, with an opening night charity gala that was quite a success.

Macy’s, a special addition to the 2018 Essence Street Style party

Despite raindrops falling from the clouds, Brooklyn natives and guests joined the 2018 Essence Street Style party in Brooklyn.

Scosha’s sustainable jewelry designs

Created in the Scosha atelier in Brooklyn, N.Y., the sensational Scosha jewelry line and its namesake designer are committed to environmentally sustainable and local production whenever possible.

Fall 2018 fashion wrap-up

In a turbulent political climate, designer Matthew Adams Dolan seeks to explore and challenge the American identity with his fashions for fall.

Real fashion expressions in prints and patterns

Inspired by radical underground subcultures, designer Ana Locking’s designs are about realness.

Fashion Week Madrid report

In search for business with a greater international projection, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid, held this past summer, celebrated its 68th fashion preview in July 2018.

See ‘Still Can’t Trust No One’ at NBT Aug. 25

Aug. 25, 2018, Dreams Come True Productions will present their newest play, “Still Can’t Trust No One,” at The National Black Theatre, located at 2031 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. So stop in, enjoy a smile and even some laughs ...

Art fashion: Plaids in play for fall

The new brand, Dope Tavio, created by fashion designer Octavio Aguilar, was recently introduced by Patricia Field for her Art Fashion Gallery.

Indonesian styles for fall ’18

From Jakarta, Indonesia, fashion designer Vivi Zubedi presented an elegant collection at New York Fashion Week.

Young designers, fresh prints and resort ’19 styles

The sister duo who design Macgraw has carved their place in fashion with a keen eye for beautiful fabrications and wearable silhouettes.

Kids are on board

You are never too young to be on a board in business. Kidbox, a kid’s style box organization, offers cool brands, amazing prices and a mission to clothe 1 million kids in need. July 25, the company celebrated the opening ...

Worldly street style choices

During a recent presentation of his collection, Heron Preston opened his show with a documentary titled “Above the Clouds.” The film, directed by Preston and David Laven, documented the creation of his third collection for men and women while simultaneously ...

Black-owned makeup brand surpasses Kylie Cosmetics as billion-dollar company

Soon after attempts in the media to credit youngest Kardashian-Jenner sibling Kylie Jenner for being on course to becoming the youngest and most powerful billionaire makeup mogul, it was reported that British makeup legend Pat McGrath’s company, Pat McGrath Labs, ...

Black designers create a stir at Men’s Fashion Week

At age 19, Taofeek Abijako, designer of Head of State+, was the youngest designer to hit New York’s recent men’s shows.