Let’s Talk About Cultural Appropriation and How To Gather Yourself

You might have heard the term “cultural appropriation” thrown around more recently, especially during Halloween season. If you know what it is and how to avoid it, great! You’re a step ahead and you can skip ahead a bit if you wish. For the rest of us, let’s start by better understanding cultural appropriation. How

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Nubian Skin Now Available Online With Nordstrom

It just got even easier to shop for Nubian Skin in the US now that is available for purchase online with Nordstrom! Shop here! Nubian Skin specializes in lingerie and hosiery that caters to the various shades of women of color. It’s often difficult to find the perfect match, especially when traditional ideas of nude

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13 Gorgeous Liquid Lipsticks You Have to Try

Liquid lipstick has been around for a minute. I’ve been using drugstore brands for years, but was never completely satisfied with the formula. But cosmetic companies have created their own formulas that work for makeup lovers. Costs vary, but there’s something in every price point. We’ve noted all of the lipsticks that are under $10

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29 Fabulous Plus Size Fashion Looks for Summer

Warm weather, cookouts, festivals, picnics, and shorter hemlines are all hallmarks summer. Now is the time of year to kick up those sandals and bask in the sun while sipping a mojito pool-side. While many rejoice at being able to wear less clothing, plus-sized women often experience some self-consciousness around showing off their bodies during

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Andrea Iyamah Swimwear Takes Bold to a Whole New Level

Andrea Iyamah is a Canadian based fashion line that caters to women looking for vibrant and bold styles. The bright neon colors and bold patterns are at the perfect cross between edgy and dynamic. Check out the new Resort Swim 2015 Lookbook and follow their Instagram for gorgeous swim looks and summer inspiration. See More: http://tlrd.co/1Mg0gBA

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Rihanna’s Latest Fashion Ad Is a Major Milestone for Black Women Everywhere

In an industry that’s long battled concerns about diversity, Rihanna’s new ad campaign could represent a move towards the right direction. Women’s Wear Daily reported in March that the Palace of Versailles would be the setting of Rihanna’s Dior shoot, as part of the brand’s “Secret Garden” video series. Now that spring has sprung, so have

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15 Black Women Fashion Designers to Celebrate

The fashion industry has always been full of rich and creative contributions from talented black female designers. With unique, imaginative designs inspired by their cultural backgrounds, black women are making their marks in the fashion industry one step at a time. Here are 15 designers throughout history that you need to know. 1. Elizabeth Keckley

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15 Black Women Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing The Beauty Industry

Black women operate in every facet of the beauty industry from creating makeup products to styling hair. Inspired by icons like Madame C.J. Walker, black women are revolutionizing the hair, makeup and nail industries with their entrepreneurial efforts. From Dana Hill who launched beauty box Cocotique to Lisa Price who invented Carol’s Daughter, most of our favorite

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30 Of The Most Powerful Black Women In Fashion That You Should Know

The fashion industry’s struggle with diversity has been well-documented, from the glaring omission of black models on the runway to the relatively small number of black women designers even presenting at Fashion Week. In the face of discrimination and a startling lack of representation, these 30 women  work to champion diversity and bring color to every facet of

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