Tuesday, September 28

Tag: Black

Black Jeans Are Often Overlooked—These 9 Outfits Unlock Their Full Potential
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Black Jeans Are Often Overlooked—These 9 Outfits Unlock Their Full Potential

When we talk about classic jeans, it’s often blue pairs that spring to mind, but I think black jeans are just as timeless—even if they don’t receive the same airtime as their vintage-wash counterparts. Personally speaking, I always feel more pulled-together and polished in black jeans, which, I’ll argue, also transition from day to night more seamlessly, owning to their darker base colour.Still, just like any other jeans, black jeans outfits can become repetitive if you let them. So, in an attempt to stop them from becoming stale and tired, I’ve gone on the hunt for black jeans outfits that are classic, chic, and won’t let you down, wherever you might be going. Handily, there were a plethora of stylish looks to choose from; my favourites of which I’ve showcased below.Whether you’re look...
Lewis Hamilton Used His Table at the Met Gala to Support Emerging Black Fashion Designers
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Lewis Hamilton Used His Table at the Met Gala to Support Emerging Black Fashion Designers

After being canceled due to COVID-19 last year, the Met Gala, fashion's biggest event of the year, was back with a bang last night in New York City. Cohosted this year by singer Billie Eilish, poet Amanda Gorman, actor Timothée Chalamet, and tennis player Naomi Osaka, the event undoubtedly makes top billing in the celebrity calendar, drawing the hottest names in the business to showcase their ensembles for the evening and fundraise for the Metropolitan Museum of Art. For the 2021 event, the selected theme was "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," and Vogue reported that Met Gala regular and fashion icon Lewis Hamilton chose to use his influence to showcase Black designers at the event. A frequent Met Gala attendee, the seven-time Formula One champion is known for wearing the work of high-...
Black Designers Are Having a Big Night at the Met Gala, and I'm So Here For It
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Black Designers Are Having a Big Night at the Met Gala, and I'm So Here For It

After a yearlong hiatus, the 2021 Met Gala is back with all the allure. The theme, "In America: The Lexicon of Fashion," invites guests to interpret what it means to be an American through their looks. All the celebrities, media personalities, and influential figures in attendance have a unique chance to uplift the communities they identify with. In today's times, this call for individual expression and togetherness couldn't resonate more. It then feels fitting to expect a diverse range of designers showcased on the red carpet. Black designers are having a big night, and I honestly love to see it. They have long set trends and influenced mainstream ways of dressing, and this recognition is long overdue. We've been keeping track of the guests wearing Black designs, so scroll on for the ...
Ciara's Black Dress at the VMAs Was Made Infinitely Sexier by Lace Inserts and a Diagonal Cutout
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Ciara's Black Dress at the VMAs Was Made Infinitely Sexier by Lace Inserts and a Diagonal Cutout

While Ciara might have had a busy week sitting front row at New York Fashion Week, she certainly didn't forget about the VMAs. The artist was there to introduce Normani ahead of her epic performance of "Wild Side." She chose a long-sleeved black dress for the show, but make no mistake, it wasn't an ordinary LBD - the lace inserts and cutout across the chest made it a classically sexy Ciara look. Styled by Rob Zangardi and Mariel Haenn, the singer's sleek Tom Ford dress was layered over Commando briefs and complete with Yeprem jewels and Femme LA shoes. And in case you were wondering, the exact dress is available to purchase . . . for a cool $28,900, if you're interested. See Ciara's gown from all angles ahead. Related: ...