Spring 2017 Collections of 5 Black Fashion Designers fashion design, indie clothing, style, beauty
Photo by Luis Monteiro for Duro Olowu
I fell in love with the aesthetic of Duro Olowu's work when I encountered his big collaboration with J. C. Penney. It was probably the first and last time I could afford anything with his name on it. That doesn't mean I can't admire his spectacular...
Daily Deal: jcpenney's $24 Mixed Print Dress With this dress, a product of a collaboration with British designer Duro Olowu, we may have been proven wrong. JCP, we stand corrected.
There's a very limited range of sizes left so act fast if you're interested. And really, at $24, how could you not be?
Iris Apfel & Duro OlowuIn this video filmed by Leigh Johnson for NOWNESS, friends and collaborators, inimitable and beloved fashion designer Duro Olowu and style doyenne Iris Apfel talk life lessons while visiting London Zoo.
Earlier this year, the designer called upon Apfel to collaborate on the bag and jewelry...
Hot! or Hmm... Brittany Snow's Vogue Triple Threats Dinner Current/Elliott Borderline Venus Denim Jacket, Duro Olowu Spring 2013 Dress, and Diane vonPitch Perfect actress Brittany Snow was spotted at the Vogue Triple Threats Dinner in LA in a $268 Current/Elliott Borderline Venus Denim Jacket, a printed frock from Duro Olowu's Spring 2013 collection, a Diane von Furstenberg Small Tonda Clutch, and a pair of strappy gold sandals:
Nikki Reed In Prabal Gurung & Brittany Snow In Duro Olowu
As for Brittany, her Duro Olowu printed design was chaotic and cool with its strong nod to Jackson Pollock. The bold tea-length dress was toned down with simple gold sandals by Aquazurra and a pale-pink DVF clutch.
Even though the denim jacket paid homage to Triple Threat's sartorial...
On Trend: Top Ten Wearable Trends for Spring Crew, Marchesa, Peter Som and Duro Olowu. However, we suggest that if you want to rock this trend, search out brands that actually support the artisans whose cultural traditions inspired the trend.
Left: Saint Laurent S/S 2013, right: Belstaff S/S 2013. Photos via Style.com
Duro Olowu at J. C. Penney It makes sense then that we love the Duro Olowu capsule collection for J. C. Penney. While any one piece of the collection is wearable on it's own, the real fun here is the way the colors and prints interact and play together. It's here where the designer's strengths shine the brightest.
Duro Olowu for JC Penney fashion design, indie clothing, style, beauty Duro Olowu collaborated with J. C. Penney for one of the most unique retail mashups this season.
This one really caught my interest because Duro Olowu is a Nigerian-born, British fashion designer. His collections are known for bright, graphic prints and nods to his ethnic heritage. This an...
The Daily Front Row Magazine Celebrates Turning 10 During Fashion Week!Guests were treated to wonderful cocktails and passed hors d'oeuvres, we even took home a great goodie bag from event sponsor Maybeline!
The next day guests were treated to an exclusive preview of Duro Olowu's collection for JC Penny at the Launch Party!
This was my favorite dress in the...
Saturdays x Colette Very Fancy this Paris Fashion Week Honestly, the collaboration isn't a momentous one (like Duro Olowu for JCP or Prabal Gurung for Target) that many people will gravitate to but, the overall 'cool' of the clothes whose design isn't overly-complicated really does resonate the surfer attitude of effortless style.
Fashion Collaboration: Duro Olowu for jcpenney
In the whirlwind last week that was New York Fashion Week, we couldn't forget about a big celebration not only to lauded the tenth anniversary of The Daily Front Row, but also to celebration of a limited-edition partnership of jcpenney and designer Duro Olowu.
Known for his print mixing...
Tassel Jewelry | Spring 2013 Jewelry Trends The swinging statement pieces have been seen on spring runways for the past 2 seasons (Vivienne Westwood, Matthew Williamson, D&G, just to name a few) and are can also be found in Duro Olowu's upcoming collection for JCP:
Duro Olowu for JCP (March 1).
Bright, colorful tassels are...
Duro Olowu x JCPenney: A Match Made in Retail HeavenDuring New York Fashion Week, JCPenney took the opportunity to debut their newest designer collaboration with print master Duro Oluwu. Nowadays everyone and their mama can't wait to get their hands on a designer piece and thank God for budget friendly stores like JCP for making designer duds...
The Daily + JCP Duro Collection Launch PartyRemember that announcement of Duro Olowu creating a collection with JCPenny? Last night, The Daily Front Row hosted a launch party for its March debut. Attendees included fashion iconIris Apfel, celebrity and fashion stylistMemsor Kamaraké, J. Alexander and the list goes on, and on, and...
Duro Olowu for JCPenney LookbookIf you need a recap, the department store is teaming up with designer Duro Olowu to create a limited-edition collection that will encompass women's clothing, shoes, and accessories, as well home accessories and luggage. The collection launches in stores and at jcp.com starting in March, with...
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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...
Inspiration // Duro Olowu " mariankihogo.com Olowu knows what women want, with his dresses in particular exuding an eternal 'wear me to feel your beautiful best' sensibility.
For that reason and that unique way with dresses, patchwork and seventies tailoring (sensitively balanced with contrasting print), he is the modern day Ossie Clark.
Keira Knightley In Duro Olowu
Opting not to wear one of her favoured brands (Valentino or Chanel); she wore a Duro Olowu Spring 2013 dress.
The Nigerian-born, London-based designer is known for his powerful patchwork, and his disciplined eye for splicing bold prints together.
This was put on full display with this...
Duro Olowu x JCPenney Collaboration Coming this SpringDuro 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...
Fashion News: Duro Olowu is Coming to J.C. PenneyLike Prabal Gurung for Target, and Maison Martin Margiela for H&M, prints master Duro Olowu is jumping on the diffusion train, creating a lower priced line for mass market retailer, J.C. Penney:
A look from Duro Olowu for J.C. Penney
Forget about those $1,000 price tags! The...