Rihanna showed up at Balmain’s Fall/Winter 2014 show during Paris Fashion Week absolutely slaying in her shiny black bob, bright purple lipstick, and a plunging terre verte belted Balmain trench coat.
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Ethiopian-Canadian model Senait Gidey was a stunner in Ulyana Sergeenko’s Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014 show at Paris Fashion Week.
Model Cindy Bruna graced the Paris Fashion Week runway in this bold, red ensemble in from Jean Paul Gaultier’s butterfly-clad Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014 collection.
Angolan model Maria Borges hit the runway for the Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014 collection show in Paris this week.
Joan Smalls, Liu Wen, Arlenis Sosa, and Lais Ribeiro make TheFashionSpot’s list of Top 50 Models for January through March 2013.
Brazilian model Lais Ribeiro had a fantastic season at Paris Fashion Week, gracing the runway for Etam, Alexis Mabille, Guy Laroche, Hussein Chalayan, Jean Paul Gaultier, and more!
UK-based beauty brand, Illamasqua, is in the cross-hairs of a heated debate over what blackface is or is not concerning its new Christmas 2012 advertisement campaign. It has become apparent that some people define blackface and minstrelsy by merely one characteristic: any use of dark makeup on the face.
Earlier this month, Paris was descended upon by the crème de la crème of stylists from the African diaspora for the first ever Black Fashion Week. Vogue Italia’s Francesca Ragazzi covered the week’s catwalks and backstage madness, particularly for Elie Kuame’s couture show.
Following Paris Fashion Week, the city will host the crème de la crème of stylists from the Black diaspora for the first ever Black Fashion Week Paris. Kicking off on October 4th at the Pavillon Cambon Capucine in the heart of Paris, the three-day event will continue at Place Vendôme and the prestigious Ritz Palace through October 6th.
French fashion house Givenchy has unveiled its Fall 2012 Haute Couture Collection — 10 exquisite new looks that focus on leather and fur influenced by “gypsies you encounter in present-day southern Italy.”
The Autumn/Winter 2012 ‘Nostalgia’ Collection from Eki Orleans has us captivated, debuting recently at Arise Fashion Week in Lagos, Nigeria and Paris Fashion Week as well. For the collection’s campaign shoot, Eki Orleans enlisted the talents of French photographer, Mario Epanya–who captures the Nostalgia’s flowing silks and elegant draping, as well as its eye-popping color.
As with 2011’s controversial “blackface” photos of Beyoncé for L’Officiel Paris, this “controversy” gets the serious side-eye. Clearly, people have no idea what blackface is nor the characteristics of the practice.