Fashion

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

The Sports Jacket, & How to Wear It Right

GQ Magazine recently released samples of what they would like to see men styled in for the upcoming Spring season, and I think they are right on...

Fashion is an Art!

As college women from all over the world, we as Grambling State tigers came together with an assortment of unique styles. From tailored blazers and tights, to...

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...

Trend Alert: The Animal Print Craze

Zebra, cheetah, leopard and tiger prints seem to stampede into our wardrobes each season. This spring will be no different. Animal print will be surfacing in the...

Fashion History Lesson: Men in Skirts?

While sitting in an intro to fashion design class, we quickly breezed through the history of fashion and it's many trends. In doing so, one thing really...

The Truth about The Man Bag & How To Wear It

It’s your birthday, and your girlfriend got you a special gift -- but it’s not what you think. When you open the box, there it is. She...

HBCU Designer Spotlight :: Hand Bags

Every woman knows, or should know the power of the handbag. The handbag serves as more than accessory, it's a statement piece about the woman toting it....

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...

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...

The Trends for The 2012 Spring Season!

After a very mild winter, spring is on its way! This is the time to get ready for the vibrant style's of the spring so that as...

The Budget Baller (How to Dress Cool in College…Efficiently)

There are only three things guaranteed in life: death, taxes, and being broke in college. It’s almost a rite of passage; “How to Survive on Campus with...

The Power of the Statement Blazer

The purpose of a solid professional wardrobe is to have numerous pieces to choose from, all carefully designed and selected to make you more marketable and memorable...

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...

Wrist Watch, Time Piece, Chronometer: Do You Own One?

I have noticed that the wrist watch has become the forgotten accessory for many. While a lot of people opt to use their mobile devices for checking...

Men’s Fashion :: The Suit

Whether you're a suit wearer, or more of a casual dresser, every man should have a suit in his closet. Most guys don't care for wearing suits...

Effortless Style :: The White T-Shirt [Fashion Staple]

Throughout history, the white t-shirt has served its role well as the ultimate fashion staple. Whether it’s worn alone or under another piece of clothing, it continues...

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...

Stylish Buzz of the Week: Maya Barnes of Hampton University

Maya Barnes, a.k.a. “My” HBCU: Hampton University Classification: Senior Major: Broadcast Journalism Hometown: Prince George’s County, MD Lights! Camera! Fashion! That is what people think of when Maya Barnes walks into a...

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