Fashion, art and a whole lot of empowerment

Meet Nicholle Kobi, the Congolese-French fashion illustrator based in Paris.
Her art emphasizes the female body, the luscious thick curls of black hair, and the glitz and glamour of modern successful black women.

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Loin Cloth & Ashes

This week I’m crushing on the Fall/Winter jackets by the womenswear label “Loin Cloth & Ashes”. The label is a South African-based brand founded by Tanzanian-born Anisa Mpungwe. Anisa became the first black woman to win the Elle (Magazine) New Talent Award in 2008…

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