Photograph and collage by Delphine Diallo   for The Cut   What’s it really like to be black and in the fashion world? The Cut has published an extraordinary story featuring a series of excerpts from interviews with a full range of those in the fashion industry. What makes this piece such a must-read is the frankness […]

Photo: Elise Amendola/AP/REX/Shutterstock—Elise Amendola/AP/REX/Shutterstock Now that’s what we call a major fashion statement. When Simone Biles won her history-making fifth all-around national championships, the reigning Olympic champion gymnast had plenty to say about her physical abilities. Despite taking almost a year off, Biles returned to the mat (bars and beam) with a vengeance, winning the national […]

Photo: Courtesy AFP New York Fashion Week may not have quite the same cachet as it once did. But it’s still a major fashion happening that requires careful watching. Despite the persistent news of retail slowdowns and imminent brick and mortar stores closing, The New York Fashion Week shows will go on – Sept. 6-12 […]

No one was quite sure how this was going to work out. Black on the red carpet at the Golden Globes. Would it be effective? Would a lot of people really do it? And would it really mean anything beyond the surface? The black was to symbolize the rise of the #MeToo movement, the movement […]

Oh say can you see, all the Swarovski crystals bedazzling the “leos” of Team USA in women’s gymnastics. According to reports in the press, Team USA is clearly going for the award for most bedazzling, both in terms of their record-setting routines and their competition gear. For tonight’s Team preliminaries, Team USA dazzled. Literally. According […]

Now this is how you make a fashion statement. Oh, I know everyone was excited about Tonga Olympian Pita Taukatofua who set Twitter  on fire when he led the Tonga team shirtless and oiled in a nod to his country’s tradition.  But truly, the fashion moment of the Rio Olympics, was when Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, glided […]

Spring Fashion 2016 Spring fashions will be Boho Chic with plenty of sweep BY KARYN COLLINS Correspondent     September 10, 2015   RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER    BCBG/ Associated Press Spring 2016 Fashion is looking mighty Boho – funky, cool, fresh. Call it a vibe, a mood, a youthful but yet sophisticated relaxed sensibility that […]

  Exclusive: 3 top designers share Fashion Week secrets KARYN D. COLLINS, CORRESPONDENT7:14 a.m. EST September 9, 2015 ASBURY PARK PRESS (Photo: COURTESY OF MONIQUE LHUILLIER) 4CONNECT 9TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE So what will the fashion world come up with this time? New York Fashion Week will take place September 10-17, giving fashion lovers a chance to see what […]

I have grown to love Whit. And the Spring 2016 collection was refreshing  – cute without being cloying. And effortless. A welcome step.

Here’s the word on what Nicole Miller is presenting for her S/S 16 Collection: NICOLE MILLER “My Spring collection is a study in contrasts all inspired by New York City.  The beauty of the flowers and trees in juxtaposition with the concrete and grit gave a lot of visual appeal.  It has a softness with a […]