Tag Archives: Black

Fifty Shades of Beige: Summer Neutrals

“Whoever said orange was the new pink was seriously disturbed,” gushes Reese Witherspoon as blonde heroine, Elle Woods, in 2001’s Legally Blonde. Whoever said wearing a monotone ensemble was monotonous, well; the same could be said, too. Neutrals are majorly … Continue reading

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Just Keep Swimming: The Season’s Best Swimwear

Summer fashions span a broad spectrum; from flirty dresses to prim skirts, all things maxi to mini denim cut-offs and lightweight, loose-fitting tees; warm weather is an ideal time for experimenting with color, cut, and fabric. It is also perfect … Continue reading

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A Celebration of Heritage: Black Barbie Undergoes Hair Transformation

  About 40 African-American Barbie dolls are being transformed into realistic interpretations of African-American women – meaning, they are finally being made with textured hair. Barbie has been around since 1959 and comes in 50 various nationalities, but rarely has … Continue reading

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Gucci’s “Chic” Resort Collection 2012

Resort collections are always challenging. You often see designers going a tad too edgy or a little too informal. All designers excel in exhibiting talent on their couture and RTW but rarely do we see designer actually surpassing expectations with … Continue reading

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Celebrities Shine in Black at the Billboard Music Awards

At the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, celebrities proved you don’t have to wear bright color or prints to standout.  Some of the best dressed celebs looked fabulous in black. Oscar-winning actress, Nicole Kidman attended the awards in Las Vegas to support … Continue reading

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Shine in Summer Black

Along with the arrival of summer comes an explosion of color on the fashion scene that is difficult to resist. Everyone wants to avoid the darker colors of the fall and winter seasons, and black is usually the first to … Continue reading

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The Magnificent Four: A First Listen to the Western-Inspired Rome

The frontier has been pushed toward the horizon once more.  This time, it’s an audible boundary that has shifted as the day breaks on a new project put together by Danger Mouse, Daniele Luppi, Norah Jones and Jack White.  Rome … Continue reading

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