View Fullscreen It feels like just yesterday that we were day-dreaming about the arrival of the Duro Olowu for JCPenney collection. Lucky for us – and you! – snapping back to reality means our dreams have come true. The lookbook for the JCPenney collab is now available and, unlike any chunks...

I also made sure to stop into Duro Olowu, according to MilkMade, his inspiration for the collection was Jacques Henri Lartigue, a French photographer working from the 1930's up until the 70's and also Windrush, a period in the 50's when all of the West Indians came to England to work....

The same trend was evident on other Spring 2011 runways including Paul Smith, Peter Som, and DKNY with 3/4 knits in muted oranges, rusty neutrals, candy pinks, and saturated red hues. Source: Style.com Scoop, boat, or crew necks create a flattering minimalist design detail with clean...

Nigerian-born designer Duro Olowu debuted his Fall 2011 collection as part of New York's Fashion Week. It was his first-ever show in the United States and featured contrasting colors and textures, as well as a mix of prints. The "Urban Gaucho" collection was inspired by Harlem's Renaissance...

Lynnieand I were busy at Bridal Fashion Week on Saturday, and attended the Christosand Kenneth Pool Spring 2012 presentations at EZ Studios in the Garment District. (Both collections as well as the Amsale lineare designed by Amsale Aberra). We snagged invites through BELLAmagazine, for whom...

Designer Duro Olowu with models at his Fall 2011 presentation. Photos via WireImage. Keep an eye peeled on Essence.com for reviews of Tory Burch and Max Azria! Share and Enjoy:

If you need a little refresher on Duro, check out this video I captured during his Spring 2012 presentation (where I saw Anna Wintour, Bethann Hardison, and Solange Knowles) So from Margiela for H&M to the tuxedo stripe pants I want from Narciso Rodriguez for Kohl's to Duro Olowu for JCP,...

Out of all of the hundreds each season, I bestow Duro Olowu with the title of my favorite print master. He has a way of being fashion forward and bold, yet so breathtaking even the most timid would want to try his pieces on for size. He paired all of his latest designs for Spring 2013 with...

Duro Olowu x JCPenney collaboration coming this spring. The one thing I love about fashion is once it passes, there's another collaboration, designer, event, creation that is sneakily slinking behind us to take us by surprise. That is what this gem of a partnership between British based...

Running from show to show sometimes on opposite ends of the city can be tough, but luckily the Duro Olowu Spring 2012 presentation at Milk Made Studios was the perfect shot of caffeine. Instead of mannequin-like poses that are common for many presentations, the models for Duro Olowu glided...

 

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