A black model has recreated popular ad campaigns of some of the top models in the country.
How would you feel if you went to a job interview and after a few minutes the hiring manager says, “It was great speaking with you, but we already have someone of your race working here.” Ouch, right? That’s how New York City based model Deddeh Howard feels and that’s the inspiration behind her “Black Mirror” project.
With Khloe Kardashian’s new Kylie Cosmetic collaboration and the recent success of her denim line, the Kardashians seem to keep growing their influence in the world of fashion and beauty.
Reality star Khloe Kardashian joined forces with sister Kylie for the first Kylie Cosmetics celebrity collaboration on Wednesday. The Koko Kollection features four new lip shades: Khlo$, Okurrr, Damn Gina and Gorg.
Social media filled with responses to Marc Jacobs' use of dreadlocks in his New York Fashion Week runway show.
This past week, Marc Jacobs closed spring 2017 New York Fashion Week. The designs were beautiful, the staging was gorgeous and the hair was...pretty controversial.
When the cast of supermodels (including Kendall Jenner, the Hadid sisters, Karlie Kloss, Adrianna Lima and more) stepped out with heads full of pastel-colored dreadlocks, the debate began as whether or not this was cultural appropriation.
So let's break it down: Cultural appropriation is the adoption or use of elements of one culture by members of another culture.
Day 2 of Syracuse Fashion Week presented, "It's a Mod, Mod World," showcasing new age designs.
It was a mod, mod world on Thursday for Syracuse Fashion Week. Set in the city’s Tech Garden, models paraded the runway, encompassing a different personality with every ensemble. Empire Brewery joined the crowd and coupled hors d'oeuvres with the event’s signature beer, “Runway Rose.”
SU alumna Emme Aronson’s initiative, Fashion Without Limits, works to change the conception of body size in high fashion.
The first limit that Syracuse University alumna Emme Aronson’s initiative, Fashion Without Limits, ran into was mannequin size. Emme approached SU professor Jeffrey Mayer about offering students an opportunity to create clothes for the size 16 model.
“I said, ‘Well, the problem we are going to have is that our dress forms are all size 6 or 8,’” Mayer said.
A graduate of the architecture school designs Blueprint Blazer for a crowdfunding website.
Brandon Stevens, a 2011 graduate from Syracuse University School of Architecture, is putting his design skills to the test – not in building, but in fashion.
He’s the proud maker of the Blueprint Blazer, a piece designed for on-the-go architects. The stylish, yet functional, frock incorporates all things important to today’s modern architect: polish and precision.