This rising designer talks her label and fashion's money resources
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Kanye West may need to work on his award show etiquette, but one thing…
This rising designer talks her label and fashion's money resources
Deidre Jefferies was born and raised in D.C. where she was inspired by the city’s…
Wardrobe stylist talks making it the fashion industry
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This law student shares how she built a following of over 25,000
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Black editors and designers share their experiences in the industry
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The singer blasted back at Giuliana Rancic for her derogatory comments on her locks
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These books were all created by African Americans
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Felita Harris discusses opportunities for luxury goods in the digital age
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Get to know the style bosses behind your favorite celebrity looks
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Walking is easier and more stylish, thanks to Tracey
Walking seems simple enough, right? You place one foot in front of the other and…
Beyoncé's unedited photos encourage self-confidence
Beyoncé seems to be the latest victim of celebrity photo leaks, according to reports. Footage…
The A-lister gets candid about beauty and insecurity
It never seems to matter whether Halle Berry is starring in a box office hit,…
Beyonce raises eyebrows and ire with All-Star weekend ensemble
Beyonce’s All-Star weekend fashion pick caused some style watchers to give a Scooter LaForge trench…
As Fashion Week continues in New York, we celebrate style innovators and powerhouses
As Fashion Week continues in New York City, check out these amazing women of color…
Sandra Bennett responds to natural hair backlash
QVC caught quite a bit of backlash when a host on the popular shopping network…
Moving tribute shows intimate family photos of the sisters
Miko Branch dedicates moving video to her sister Titi’s life
Twin designers talk career and show off new collection
You probably recognize Chantelle and Danielle from our BE Holiday Gift Guide: Part One. The identical…
Patrice J. Williams shares how she keeps her fashion and her funds
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Dionne Williams details providing platform for next generation of designers and models
EMERGE! Fashion Show founder talks discovering new talent and adding diversity to the fashion industry.
Seun Olubodun, founder of Duke & Winston, talks tips and his strategy for growth
Seun Olubodun, founder of Duke & Winston, details his journey in expanding his apparel brand…
The Queen of Fabulosity donates $1 million to support fashion education
Kimora Lee Simmons creates $1 million scholarship fund for fashion students
Has the Brooklyn-bred brand sold out? Maybe not
Lisa Price, founder and president of Carol’s Daughter, proudly announced recently that her company “joins…
As the world mourns the death of an icon, take a look at African American celebrities in glam
With reports of the legendary designer’s death and as the world remembers his legacy, check…
Consumers respond to news with mixed emotions, from cheers to disappointment
Beauty giant L’Oreal has acquired Carol’s Daughter, founded by Lisa Price, for an undisclosed amount,…
How one man has overcome diversity challenges and changes in the market
Entrepreneur talks how he started his embroidery business and secrets to success in fashion retail…
Reveals that her new line has been in the making for years
Supermodel-turned-entrepreneur Tyra Banks has announced the launch of her new cosmetics line that will take…
Design duo Sherman Joseph and Preston Williams unveil latest collection
Design duo Sherman Joseph and Preston Williams are fast becoming leading menswear designers.
Industry leaders including Byron Lars and Teri Agins detail business behind the catwalk
RECAP: Harlem’s Fashion Row hosted a 2014 “Fashion and Finance” luncheon, sponsored by Prudential, in…
Event will include a day of beauty, wellness, and networking
Renowned makeup artist Kim Roxie of Lamik Beauty and award-winning hairstylist Hadiiya Barbel present: “Faces…
If you want to upgrade your professional life, take heed to how you look
Fellas, let’s take a minute out of our schedules to clear the lines between appropriate…
Event showcased talent of seven rising black designers
BET Networks held its inaugural “BET On Fashion” event Sept. 3 to help kick off…
When it comes to the business of style, these up-and-comers got next
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Portion of ticket proceeds will benefit the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation
The fifth annual Africa Fashion Week kicks off Sept. 4 and continues through Sept. 6,…
Rapper’s fragrance MINAJEST sold out in minutes
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FUBU continues its legacy by adding its own hair care line
Natural Style by FUBU seeks to promote healthy African-American hair, whether natural or relaxed.
The designer wants to lend a helping hand to new female entrepreneurs
Billionaire fashion designer Tory Burch, through the Tory Burch Foundation, has partnered with Bank of…
Athletic pieces that will put you at the top of your game
In preparation for Black Enterprise’s Golf & Tennis Challenge, we’ve rounded up 10 stylish looks…
Actress partners with The Limited to create an Olivia Pope-inspired clothing line
Kerry Washington partnered with “Scandal” costume designer, Lyn Paolo, and The Limited to bring a…
This 16-year-old created a business no one else thought to do
Teen entrepreneur Chase Reed has done what no other sneaker head or collector has thought…
Workshop at Macy's helps Urban Intimates beat all odds on long, arduous Journey to success
It is often said, “The Road to Success is never easy.”
Psyche Terry, Owner and Founder…
Army ordered to review controversial new hair grooming policy
Critics complain new Army grooming policy targets black women
The latest sneaker is the first since West departed Nike
Nike just released the Red Octobers, unexpectedly, less than 2 months ago to much fanfare
New accelerator and mentoring program targets small fashion start-ups
The NYFT Lab is the result of a collaboration between the Partnership Fund for New…
Sharifa Murdock is rising to the top of the fashion industry -- confidently and in stilettos
Sharifa Murdock is not only chic, but she’s also in charge. As an entrepreneur, menswear retail…
Chantell Walters is one of the fresh faces gracing the runway scene this year
As the phrase is often coined “the British are coming,” it’s true
Ikiré Jones is best described as "Brooklyn meets West Africa"
Wale Oyejide, one of Esquire Magazine’s “Best Dressed Real Men in America,” launches his high…
Check out these stylish wardrobe suggestions for men
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Baron Davis takes part in six part series on Esquire Network
Will you be tuning in?
The Lip Bar's luxury cosmetic bar caters to their consumer’s individuality through highly pigmented and responsibly made products.
Who says beauty and brains don’t mix?
For 27-year-old Melissa Butler, her path to the beauty…
Kanye West believes Louis Vuitton too expensive for young people
Kanye West has been known for his love of the finer things in life
Malaika Firth becomes Prada's first black campaign model in 20 years
Malaika Firth will soon be a household name
Want better skin year round? Check out these beauty tips
With the seasonal changes come changes with your skin
A lucrative industry for a new generation of hair care product suppliers
Wendi Levy, 43, and Kim Etheredge, 41, two biracial women, started their company, Mixed Chicks,…
Andre Rowe's participation in the ‘Avant Garde Designer of the Year’ competition has afforded the young designer an opportunity to showcase his talents to a local audience.
Jamaica is much more than sandy beaches and jerk chicken. Slowly emerging as the fashion…
André Leon Talley discusses hip-hop, fashion week, and Russell Simmons.
André Leon Talley knows fashion, or rather he is fashion.
The rising designer hopes to appeal to young professionals and celebrities
Johnson’s collection of men’s apparel and footwear includes fashion sneakers, polo shirts and T-shirts, and…
Learn how these boutique owners hustle hard to keep their business thriving
BlackEnterprise.com interviewed the duo about their entrepreneurial journey.
Essentials for every professional man for his first day at the office
You’ve graduated and landed your dream gig. Well, here are must-have items, from gadgets to…
Here's how these Morehouse students parlayed a love for athletic footwear into a shoe company
As a student at the prominent Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Thabiti Stephens…
Birdman's Cash Money Records has sold over 500 million units globally
Since 1991, Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams have built Cash Money Records into…
Mattie James is proof that you can be yourself and win in the world of fashion and style
As part of Black Blogger Month, the young boss tells BlackEnterprise.com how she’s been able…
She saves lives by day, and searches for ways to save your split ends by night
While Bridget Quammie may be giving back to the healthcare industry during the day, she…
Rae Holliday and Gabe Williams aren't just two guys in nice suits, they're The Fly Guys
If you want to know what’s going on at the center of entertainment’s gossip chain,…
Would you buy a $120 t-shirt?
Kanye’s was one of the more savvy business moves of the year in fashion.
Ty Alexander brings readers inside the world of a style and beauty aficionado
From the perfect style for your curves to the best hair products to give you…
Blogger and social media specialist Christina Brown proves there’s more than a one-size-fits-all formula for style
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A conversation on black hair with one of the industry's most respected
Charlene Bastien-Dance, the marketing guru behind the hugely successful hair-care company Strength of Nature, talks…
Reportedly, Jay-Z doesn't even wear Rocawear clothing anymore
Jay-Z’s old clothing label is in dire straits
Who will win the natural hair war battle?
Enter Doris Hair Care New York, a small but steadily growing mom-and-pop-style business
"Chameleon by Lisa Wu is cruelty-free and safe for the environment."
Lisa Wu burst on the scene starring in the first three seasons of BRAVO’s Real…
The producing fashionista is heading to mentor on RiRi's fashion show
Will you be watching the show?
Designer has denied there were any racist undertones to the photos
A dark-skinned boy plays a “slave” in new fashion ads
What's your opinion of Lance?
Lance Gross sat down with BE to talk about Softsheen Carson and Tyler Perry.
Khalilah Williams-Webb opens her own boutique, Shirley & Alice, in Bed-Stuy
Do you like how she dresses Carmelo and JR?
RiRi gets her M.A.C on....
Can this be a successful venture for RiRi?
Ebony.com got an inside look at the style chosen by the couple; especially the bride.
See how one couples selections made their day special
Fee was established to deter counterfeiters from copying designs
How one brand’s attempt at detering counterfeiters lead to a media backlash.
Trendy looks for the spring
Actress Gabrielle Union has made statements with a countless amount of pieces that are stylish,…
Fashion designer has less than flattering words for first lady.
Oscar de la Renta, who once criticized Obama’s wardrobe, says first lady’s fashion isn’t influential.
Naomi Campbell thinks her statement is a 'disgrace'
Supermodel hopeful Devyn Abdullah says she’s not black. What do you think?
Mrs. Carter adds something else to her impressive resume
Do you like the recent business moves the star has made?
Savvy global entrepreneur connects unique professionals with brands
London transplant Chantelle Fraser, CEO Flawless Entertainment and Promotions, has a keen eye for beauty…
Kenya Moore says she doesn't wear a weave
Kenya Moore says she wants to help all women get hair like hers
Halle calls her shoes "reasonably-priced"
Halle Berry partners with German shoemaker for her ’5th Avenue’ line
Rowland just hosted BET's Rip The Runway, and girl did she rip it.
What do you think of her fashion choices?
BET's Rip the Runway airs March 20, 2013. Here's a sneak peek.
In addition to daring, elegant and chic ensembles, Rip the Runway also offers performances from…
Smart spending and planning can help your skin rebound, our expert says
Being smart about your skincare doesn’t mean you have to break the bank.
Ageless wonder makes an appearance in the famed fashion magazine's 'Simply The Best' issue
Is she the oldest person to ever appear on the cover of Vogue?
Westwood prefers Jackie O.
When will the Michelle critics halt?
The X-Factor UK winner teams up to give customers a choice to get make-up that's not tested on animals
Check out the limited-edition makeup that is not animal-tested.
Tennis player shows her latest spring and fall collection
Are you digging the line?
The First Lady of YMCMB feeling "sexy."
YMCMB first lady Nicki Minaj launches “The Nicki Minaj Collection” for Kmart.
Bethann Hardison sees editorial as a call to action.
When will blackface end?
Jay-Z and Beyonce recently ordered haute couture animal skin kicks
PETA protests the Carters’ copious use of animal skin
Iran's media alters images of First Lady Michelle Obama's Oscars' gown.
Iranian press changes images of Michelle Obama because her shimmery gown was “too revealing” for…
Legendary Supermodel Naomi Campbell has gone from running the catwalk to producing TV shows like "The Face"
Have you seen the show?
Line to make its premiere in May
The makeup line called the RiRi (Hearts) collection centers around a red lipstick called RiRi…
Backstory to FLOTUS' new do.
Michelle Obama admits her new haircut is all a part of getting older.
Take a look at some of the Grammy's most stunning outfits.
From Alicia Keys to Jennifer Lopez, Black Enterprise looks at some of the most stunning…
The Vogue contributor reached a deal with Electus Production Company
Talley has been an icon in the fashion industry, guest starring as a judge on…
Inspired by her own active lifestyle, Syleena Johnson launches a hair line
After working with Kanye West and R. Kelly, Syleena Johnson has gone on to tackle…
Two of the pieces will be retired by J.Crew 'out of respect'
If you admired the wardrobe of the First Family at the inauguration on Monday that…
Sam Fine joined Fashion Fair as Creative Makeup Director in 2011
To commemorate its 40 year anniversary, Fashion Fair Cosmetics releases its Sam Fine Collection
Leo Parker lists off some of fashion's most luxurious sports watches.
Leo Parker names some of this season’s most fashion-forward watches.
President Obama and his family return to the White House after vacationing in Hawaii for the holidays.
The First Family returns to Washington D.C. after a long holiday vacation in Hawaii.
The Reality TV star recently unveiled her new shoes.
The reality star and former owner of high-end shoe boutiques used her entrepreneurial talents to…
Flamboyant rapper may soon have us wearing her clothing...if we like it?
Do you like artists venturing into the fashion world?
Love and Hip-Hop New York season 2 premieres tonight.
Rashidah Ali sits down for an exclusive interview with BlackEnterprise.com about her new show, shoe…
Save face and keep it clean for a professional look
Any gentleman knows that their appearance is extremely important in the business world.
Fashion and versatility on a budget
You can dress them up or down and the versatility makes it budget friendly.
Singer is reportedly shot for the March 2013 issue
This will be the second time Beyonce appears on the cover.
What was instilled in you about how you look, when you were younger?
Black men have a unique relationship with fashion, one that can be traced all the…
MTV's House of Style hosts makes a cover appearance
Smalls is on the cover in all black wearing a bit of oxblood on her…
Tamar Braxton, who is fresh off the heels of her mega-successful single "Love and War," has a new online store on Bravo's website.
Would you rock any of these tees?
Industry leader talks going from retail snub to fashion brand giant
J. Alexander Martin is still on the scene and still making it happen!
Model sends photo via Instagram about her recent photo shoot
No word yet on when the photos will be published
Which trends did you like this year and which trends didn't you like?
Many of your favorite stars took to the streets with many of these trends.
How Nancy V. Brown overcame early challenges to achieve career success
Once a 14-year-old mom, Nancy V. Brown is the true definition of a survivor. She…
The bright, bold Privileged Shoes range from $50 to $80 and they are certainly attention grabbers.
Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s Karlie Redd, 106 & Park’s Miss Mykie and Paigon, stripper…
First make-up, now a clothing line.
La La Anthony is making her mark as an entrepreneur.
By adding Swarovski crystals to high end shoes, Evelyn Fox created her unique business.
The 24-year-old jumped head first into high fashion.
What are you wearing to your holiday party?
From the always elegant Kerry Washington to fashion forward Solange, BET offers up a gallery…
Which of these brands is your favorite?
BET’s gallery of shoes that will have you drooling
Bey slays on Instagram.
Who else do you follow on the photo uploading service?
Are you looking forward to another celebrity line?
Rev. Run now has two daughters in fashion.
The line also comes in "blood red, deep plum wine, bright red, rusty brown, chocolate caramel, pale peach and pale coffee."
Hello Beautiful writer Ty Alexander has fallen in love with Ellis Faas Creamy Lips in…
What's your favorite Jay look?
In honor of Jay-Z’s birthday we take a look at the music mogul’s style profile,…
Would you try her new make-up line?
LaLa is showcasing her new make-up line called Motives for LaLa.
The bronze high-tops have a strappy back and a reptilian-like sheen to them.
What do you think of these kicks?
Is this a good idea or is this just exploitation with sugar on top?
Some high end designers use “ethical fashion” production practices in poor countries like Africa.
Luna became the first black model to grace the cover of Harper's Bazaar and British Vogue.
Donyale Luna’s early career was the stuff of dreams.
Beverly Johnson was the first black woman for the cover of US Vogue.
Donyale Luna became the first Vogue covergirl when the British version of the mag tapped…
Get into these versatile pieces for an easy, go-to look
Here are some great one-piece picks to add to your work wardrobe for an easy,…
If he isn't one of the most versatile actors, who is?
Samuel L. Jackson may just hold the record for the most different looks in all…
Singer, actor joins with agency in its artist management division
Do you look at Chris Brown as a model?
Eva's fashion line "Fleur Sauvage" will debut next year
The former top model is ready to strut her stuff in her own clothes.
These chic pieces add layering, dept and punch to your look
Add these key vest styles to your work wardrobe to add dept, layers or simply…
RiRi graces the cover with just a strategically placed leather jacket
Can she get any more dangerous?
Color and texture are on trend
Alicia Keys hit up the MTV Europe Awards in a hot dress, while Keyshia Cole…
Get comfy in these pieces in and out of the workplace
Add these chic, warm pieces to your power look for supreme office glam.
Could Rihanna make it on the catwalk?
Victoria’s Secret is right up Rihanna’s alley, don’t you think?
The Gap campaign is titled 'Love Comes In Every Shade'
Rapper also shows up in print ad with his father, Olu Dara
Halle works it out in big hair
Halle Berry is giving us face and lots and lots of hair in her new…
As Election Day nears an end, tap into your inner First Lady with these pieces
As we all await the decision on who will lead the United States, tap into…
The actress looks great bespectacled
Would you rock any of the glasses Saldana is wearing?
Don't pat the fro!
Usually when we hear about uncomfortable co-worker hair encounters, said co-worker is not black.
Awareness pink instead of Barbie pink
Harlem is known for its abundance of hair salons.
From classic tees to daytime sequins, give dress-down days some flair
Add these nontraditional pieces to your work look for added polish even on casual days.
Keep your polished office look in tact---rain or shine.
Add these chic items to your wardrobe so you’ll keep your polished look in tact—rain…
Her secret may surprise you.
Actress Gabrielle Union just celebrated her 40th birthday and continues to look strikingly young.