Hair has been a staple part of African expression for centuries.
Black, disabled, nonbinary author, poet, journalist, professor and Third Culture Adult Shayla Lawson has released a new must-read text: “How to Live Free in a Dangerous World: A Decolonial Memoir.”
Vogue fashion magazine captures the natural beauty of black Servicewomen who have recently been allowed to wear their natural hair on duty. This is an astounding progression for black women all over the world.
Tartan is a textile that holds importance to Scottish ancient history and culture. The plaid pattern and woven fabric consist of repeating equidistant lines and stripes.
From high-end brands to temporary fads, fashion trends have constantly changed over the decades.
Dating back to indigenous people throughout history, textiles have been a huge part of the world’s cultures and traditions.
Although the old days have gone, for better or worse, they still “color” a period and enable other moods and trends to develop, especially for Italian fashion.
The world recognizes ancient Egypt as a civilization characterized by its openness to other cultures. It was a melting pot…
In the world of fashion, a “statement piece” is an article of apparel meant to help the wearer stand out and express their unique personality and style. Yet, some fashion designers are leveraging their craft to create head-turning pieces to convey a deeper message.
Meet three cross-cultural designers who are redefining the statement piece.
If you love fashion, you love it no matter where it comes from, and Africa is no different. Africa has…