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Chicago boutiques

These Black-Owned Chicago Boutiques Serve Up Style

Check out these 5 black-owned Chicago-based boutiques for where you can go to find the…

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Weaveologist

Weaveologist, Fashion Hendricks, Talks Do’s and Dont’s of Workplace Hair

Celebrity hairstylist shares what 'looking the part' actually looks like

Find out what world renowned weaveologist, Fashion Hendricks, considers to be appropriate and inappropriate hair…

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father's day

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: 8 Last-Minute Finds For Dad

Grab one of these finds for the dad in your life

Father’s Day is less than 272 hours away.   Are you still on the lookout for the…

By Tyrus Townsend

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Josephine Baker with Lena Horne at The March on Washington.

Success Strategies of Josephine Baker

While delving more into Josephine's history, I discovered patterns of greatness that without a doubt led her to massive success

Talented, beautiful, entertaining and inspiring; those are just a few words used to describe all-around…

By Sirita Wright

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Daisy Lewellyn, Author and ‘Blood, Sweat & Heels’ Star, Dies

Beauty expert and host succumbs to cancer at 36

Daisy Lewellyn, author, beauty expert and reality TV cast member of “Blood, Sweat & Heels,”…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Allure and More Hair

From $15,000 to $400,000: What You Didn’t Know About the Lace-Front Wig Business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More, shares tips to success in launching her business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More took $15,000 to launch a lace-front wig and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Madam C.J. Walker’s Hair Legacy Continues With New Product Line Set to Launch at Sephora

20th-century beauty entrepreneur inspires haircare product line exclusively sold at Sephora stores, on March 4, 2016

20th-century beauty entrepreneur inspires haircare product line exclusively sold at Sephora stores, on March 4,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Kanye West Premieres Yeezy Season 3 at Madison Square Garden

Kanye West debuts sports-inspired clothing and new music at New York Fashion Week

Kanye West debuts sports-inspired apparel line and new music at New York Fashion Week.

By Kandia Johnson

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MilanRouge

Designer Milan Rouge Finds Fashion Success by Providing Customers Affordable Luxury

Never lose your positive outlook on your success path, because everyone is different

Since 2012, Philadelphia-based fashion designer Milan Rouge has been steadily growing her sales and brand…

By Daron Pressley

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NYFW 2016: Erykah Badu Turns Fashion Stylist For Pyer Moss Show

The R&B chanteuse teamed up with designer Kerby Jean-Raymond

When it comes to fashion, it should come as no surprise that singer-songwriter Erykah Badu,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Designer Brett Johnson Presents Autumn Winter Collection at New York Fashion Week

Johnson spotlights off-duty fashion

The 2016 line of Italian-made fashion, featured embossed nubuck leathers, luxurious suedes, brushed cottons, natural…

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] Men’s Fashion Week Kicks off in New York

Men's Fall/Winter Fashion Week 2016 takes place February 1- 4

Men’s Fall/Winter Fashion Week 2016 takes place February 1- 4.

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The Business of Beauty: Wigs and Weaves

Several entrepreneurs have built lucrative businesses in haircare

Today’s woman is constantly on the move. With hectic schedules and intense budgets, she oftentimes…

By Aniesia Williams

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Jay-Z Faces $18 Million Lawsuit For Alleged Lack of Fragrance Promotion

Parlux Fragrances suing hip-hop mogul for breach of contract

Parlux Fragrances, a cologne and perfume manufacturer based in a Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, says that…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[WATCH] Kevin Hart Gets His Own Line of Nike Kicks

'Ride Along 2' co-star becomes first actor/entertainer to have his own cross trainer

Comedian Kevin Hart has his own Nike sneaker, dubbed “Hustle Harts,” reportedly becoming the first…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Paris, France

Love to Travel and Shop? Here’s When to Shop for Bargains in Paris

A few tips for shopping the bi-annual sales in Paris

Paris sales are typically held once in the winter and once in the summer. Sales…

By Kandia Johnson

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Jaden Smith is New Face of Louis Vuitton Womenswear Line

Teen actor continues gender-bending fashion statements

Jaden Smith is adding luxury endorsements to his resume, becoming the face of Louis Vuitton’s…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Kerry Washington Becomes OPI Creative Ambassador

'Scandal' star will co-curate nail polish colors and names for collections

Scandal” star Kerry Washington is adding creative ambassador to her resume, becoming the first-ever OPI…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Hot Lip Bling? Tom Ford’s ‘Drake’ Lipstick Shade Sells Out Within Minutes

Shade going for up to $118 on eBay

Drake’s Tom Ford lip hue has sold at luxury brand’s boutiques and online and is…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Lifestyle Luxury Holiday Gift Guide

Check out these eight items that should be on your radar this year

Not sure what to get your husband, wife, co-worker or friend for the holidays this…

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Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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