These Are the Black Fashion Designers You Need to Keep on Your Radar

Inexpensive Chic

Black girls and guys rock. I feel like we often have to be our own cheerleaders because letโ€™s face it โ€“ in the world that we live in, who else can we truly rely on to root for us? I love being black, I am proud of who I am, and I am proud of who weโ€™ve become. We are smart. We are creative. We are successful. And itโ€™s about time the world sees us for what we truly are. Itโ€™s no secret we donโ€™t hold enough representation in several areas, but letโ€™s focus in on the fashion industryโ€ฆ as this is a fashion blog after all.

Of the 260 designers that showed at NYFW for F/W 16 only 3 were African American. The issue isnโ€™t that there arenโ€™t a lot of black fashion designers, itโ€™s just that we arenโ€™t as well known. Iโ€™m hoping to change that at leastโ€ฆ

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