is one of the most powerful and influential people in the fashion industry, and that might be because (believe it or not) she's done a lot for Black people. Noted fashion and culture writer Keli Goff compiled a list of the white people who've had the greatest impact on the lives of Black...

And while you don't have to look very far to find a stylish Black woman in a turban (June Ambrose, anybody?) or a line of clothes that use ethnic prints (we refer here to designer Doro Olowu and others like him), Dolivo is absolutely wrong to generalize the way Black people dress as a new...

Black History Month celebrates the many talented people whose contributions to politics, medicine, science and education have gone overlooked largely because of their race. But what about Black people's contributions to fashion? Every Friday in February, Styleite will bring you the stories of...

Black History Month celebrates the many talented people whose contributions to politics, medicine, science and education have gone overlooked largely because of their race. But what about Black people's contributions to style? Every Friday in February, Styleite will bring you the stories of...

You know, for one of the most influential women in the country to be black. I know that meant a great deal to a lot of black people in the fashion industry. And also now we have Twitter, we have the internet, and I've seen so many young black people who are involved in fashion. They're...

) Normally you'd have to know a well-traveled preppy family living comfortably in a Connecticut bubble somewhere to find so many white people in safari hats and beads. But as long as you follow the Style.com reviews, everyone has a front seat to insensitive costume choices. Every last man...

I'm not sure how we even starting talking about this topic, but during dinner with friends a few weeks ago, we discussed black people wearing sunscreen. I guess you can say we're all ready to enjoy these warmer temperatures! I was surprised to hear that a friend didn't think our brothers and...

" Edward is also proud to see more black people getting involved in a predominantly white industry. "You know, I look around the industry, there's still very few black people. The American fashion industry really has had to reassess its approach to fashion, particularly because Obama came...

house of a Fierce Lady, Michelle Obama: "You know, for one of the most influential women in the country to be black. I know that meant a great deal to a lot of black people in the fashion industry. And also now we have Twitter, we have the internet, and I've seen so many young black people...

Every week in February, we've been taking a look back at some of the exceptional Black people who have left a mark on the fashion industry and on our world at large. Today in our final installment of our Black History Month series, we'd like to take a look forward at a few of the people who...

 

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