Fashion

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

DeRon Scott of Howard University Stylish Buzz of the Week by The Profashional

DeRon Scott of Howard University Stylish Buzz of the Week by The Profashional  Name: DeRon Scott Classification: Junior Repin’: Howard University Major: Fashion Merchandizing/Art History Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina Describe your style: "As an aspiring menswear designer Heavy on...

Photo’s – Models Inc Five Year Anniversary Fashion Show by HBCU Buzz

I present to you The 5th Annual Entertainment Fashion Show on August 14, 2011 at Thearc Theater. This show will be best of both worlds featuring...

Tuskegee’s Marilyn Mosby Profiled In Vogue

In her recent interview with Vogue, Marilyn J. Mosby offered what we have come to expect since she leaped onto the national stage overnight—speaking truth to power....

New Shoe Company Sole Savers Is More Than Just A Stylish Flat

Melodie Narain and Teresa Thomas are a mother and daughter duo who have partnered together to address the concerns of foot discomfort. Melodie's inability to no longer...

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...

DIY: cutoff shorts by Kristen Joy

DIY: cutoff shorts by Kristen Joy Early last week I was invited to go thrifting and while there ran across these two pair of amazing vintage Levi high rise...

ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN STYLE!

Who is the person behind this business? How long have you been in business? How did you get into your business?

The re-evolution of natural hair by Kristen Joy

The re-evolution of natural hair by Kristen Joy Since I’ve performed the “Big Chop” and transitioned into natural hair, I have noticed natural hair becoming a lot more...

‘Blood, Sweat And Heels’ Star And Howard University Grad, Daisy Lewellyn, Loses Battle To...

Daisy Lewellyn, author and cast member of Blood, Sweat & Heels, and also a Howard University graduate, has sadly lost her battle to cancer at 36 years old,...

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...

NCCU Grad André Leon Talley Snags Weekly Talk Show

Congrats to André Leon Talley. The fashion insider and former Vogue editor has snagged a weekly talk show on Andy Cohen’s SiriusXM channel Radio Andy, according to Women’s Wear Daily....

Thrift Store Treasures: Finding Quality in the Most Unlikely Places

"Thrifting" is the act of shopping at a thrift store or second-hand shop for great styles at rock-bottom prices. The art of "thrifting" is one that not...

Affordable Season Transitioning by Shy-Asia Andrews

As the fall semester is beginning for all of us the transition from summer must haves to fall essentials is easing up on us. Though some enjoy...

A First: Vogue Germany Features Tina Turner in April 2013 Issue

Tina Turner is making headlines around the globe for gracing the cover of Vogue Germany. This is the first time the 73-year-old grande dame of rock and R&B has...

My top five favorite Fall Beauty Trends by Kristen Joy

While reading through the August 2011 issue of Instyle Magazine, I noticed a lot of different tips and suggestions for Fall beauty. From fire-engine-red lips to mono-chromatic...

Charlotte mayor, police chief feeling fashionable for DNC

Looks like Charlotte’s mayor and the local police chief will be sporting new suits for the Democratic National Convention. Cary Mitchell, a locally based custom clothier and marketing...

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...

How fashion is actually just a bunch of math

“Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.” – Coco Chanel They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder — but a good...

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