Fashion

HBCU Fashion News and Commentary for all America’s one hundred and five Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Howard Vs. Morgan State University Spring Fashion Show Recap

Both of the fashion shows were great but on two different scales. It's almost like comparing street fashion (howard) to high fashion (Morgan), both are appreciated but in their own realms.

Fall 2011 Coat Trends: The Trench Coat

Cold weather is approaching and if you're like me, you're bracing yourself for the most unpredictable season of the year! One of the biggest trends you'll see this...

Buzz Spotlight: Kendra Jones of Howard University, CEO of ThatMentality

The theme for this year’s Black History Month is “Black Women in American: Culture and History”, as a homage to the thousands of black women who have...

Former NC Central Student-Athlete Crowned Miss Black Philadelphia

NCCU Sports Information  PHILADELPHIA - Harmony Cross, a former North Carolina Central University track and field student-athlete and Miss NCCU 2012-13, has been crowned Miss Black Philadelphia USA...

Central State University Grad, Austin Oten’s New Clothing Brand Is Definitely Black Meets Skate-Punk

Last May, Central State University graduate Austin Oten released his new clothing brand, Wrath, which is a skate-punk clothing brand...

Stylish Buzz of the Week: Bintu Kabba of Howard University by The Profashional

My style is vintage Hollywood pinup with an ecclectic and funky edge inspired by african roots.

Girl Power: Jada Pinkett Smith Defends Willow’s Haircut

Jada Pinkett Smith questions her daughter's hair critics opinion on individual freedom when she posted on Facebook recently. Check this out: The question why I would LET Willow...

From Jackson State Students to HBCU Business Trailblazers

The entrepreneurial wheels are in motion at Jackson State University, as rising seniors Javier High and Treon Young both have become trailblazers in the business world creating...

Accessory Fashion :: Bow Tie Chronicles [Pt. 2] How To VIDEO!

About a week ago I introduced the HBCU Fashion community to haute Bow Tie Designer, Marc Smith of John Doe Bow Ties (www.johndoebowties.com), and I gave you...

Fashion Tips: Color Blocking 101

Snow, sleet, and ice are falling across most of the United States, but New York is still preparing for its annual week of sweltering fashion heat with...

HBCU Designer Spotlight :: Jocque Larou Inc. at Morgan State University

I met a budding designer threw mutual followers via twitter about a year ago, and I absolutely fell in love with his designs. I saw him "twitpic"...

VSU Grad, Miss USA Deshauna Barber Stuns At Miss Teen USA Pageant

This dress is r-e-d with an h-o-t—red hot, red hot, red hot! Deshauna Barber looked flawless at The Miss Teen USA 2016 Pageant held at The Venetian...

Homecoming at Voorhees College

Voorhees College’s Homecoming Week 2012 is set for Nov. 4-10. This year’s theme is “Celebrating a New Beginning of Commitment and Creativity.” The week-long celebration will kick off...

The ultimate Hair accessory trend for Summer 2011: Headwraps

Among all of the hair accessories trends for Spring/Summer 2011, the ultimate piece that adds creative edge and flair is the head wrap. Head wraps are a...

Models Inc Presents: Lies, Secrets & Rumors. Five Year Anniversary The Rise of an...

MODELS INC. MISSION: Models Inc. was formed with three things in mind. To build self-esteem, enrich young adults, and create a safe place for youth and young...

The Quintessential Black Pump

An elegant pair of closed-toe black pumps should have been all college women’s gift list this past Christmas. These classic shoes, which seem to be a staple...

HBCU Professor Is Teaching The First Ever English Course On Sneaker Culture In The...

Growing up as a kid having the latest sneakers out meant you probably was one of the cool kids, and you could only be part of the...

W Magazine’s Fashion Spread: All Black Models And Natural Hair

The Root They’re gorgeous photos. Not that we’re depending on mainstream magazines to validate or show love to natural hair and chocolate-complexioned models, but W magazine did a great...

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