• Solange Knowles sat down with Vogue Italia's Black Blog to talk black women in fashion and of course, her unique sense of style. The new aunt might have her big sis Beyoncé to buy her 25 pairs of designer shoes for her birthday, but just like the rest of us, she can't afford cop all the...

Are you putting these on your spring wardrobe wishlist? (Crimes of Fashion) • Lala Vazquez-Anthony tweeted a photo of the packaging from her upcoming cosmetics collaboration with Motives makeup. (Lala's Twitter) • Christian Louboutin is designing four new tableaux for Parisian cabaret...

(Fashion Bomb Inbox) • The Metropolitan Museum of Art had a preview for its upcoming Costume Institute exhibit, Punk: Chaos to Couture yesterday. The mini-show featured punk-inspired garments from designers like Vivienne Westwood and Chanel. In attendance was none other than RiccardoTisci,...

Thoughts on the shoot? (Fashion Bomb Inbox) • Nanette Lepore's inked a deal with Peking Handicraft Inc. on a range of bedding set to debut this fall. The collection promises "really cozy bedroom elements" (everything from duvet covers to area rugs,) with prices ranging from $100 to $299....

• Since Kanye only allows her to wear black or white, Kim Kardashian put up some her old designer duds for sale on Ebay. Amongst her throwaways are names like Fendi, Christian Louboutin, Burberry, and Givenchy. A portion of the proceeds go to Life Change Community Church, since homegirl...

• Elliana Placas, Essence magazine's first white Fashion Director, has left the publication, as confirmed by the New York Times. Placas's appointment caused quite an uproar back in 2010, as several black women wondered why Essence, a magazine aimed towards women of color, would hire a white...

Benjamin says one of the reasons for the high obesity rate among black women has to do with our high-maintenance coifs. "Often times you get women saying, 'I can't exercise today because I don't want to sweat my hair back or get my hair wet.' When you're starting to exercise, you look for...

(ELLE) • It's not that Christian Louboutin likes making uncomfortable shoes, he just doesn't care if women are comfortable in his shoes: "I don't want to create painful shoes, but it is not my job to create something comfortable. I try to make high heels as comfortable as they can be, but...

Welcome to the Fashion Bomb News Breakdown, where you get all the fashion news fit to read in a snap! • In celebration of his first-ever Resort 2012 collection, designer Prabal Gurung has enlisted the talents of M.I.A-backed musician Rye Rye to introduce it with a music video titled "New...

• We've seen Nyasha Matonhodze's cover for Love Magazine #6. Here's her second look from the mournful spread. She weeps because she's only allowed to look pretty when she cries. (Fashion Gone Rogue) • happened in Toronto this weekend. Jumping and waving proceeded as expected. (Beauty is...

 

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