11 Black Designers and Stylists Who Are Shaping the Fashion World
February marks Black History Month, a time to honor and acknowledge all of the contributions African Americans have made to our country. Now, perhaps more than ever, it’s important to remember how vital diversity is. So, in the spirit of celebration — and style — we’re taking a moment to recognize 11 African-American fashion designers and stylists who are changing our lives (and wardrobes) for the better.
8. Duro Olowu: Nigerian-born Olowu studied law before launching his London-based label in 2004. With a globally influenced aesthetic, his clothes are bold, bohemian and tailored all at the same time. (Photo via Ben Hider/FilmMagic)