In Amara La Negra’s case yes it does offend some. Why? Because she is an afro latina and proud. The latin community originally stem from countries such as Puerto Rico Dominica, and Cuba. Afro is from the term African. The history of Africa has been well populised but it has also become diluted, manipulated which … Continue reading Does My Hair Offend You
The power of women has long been denied in this masculine driven society. My interpretation of women are strong, nurturing lovers who can turn the angriest lion into a mere pussycat. When I see the images of black women as queens it feels my heart with pride and joy. It is a feeling I can … Continue reading Female Energy
Appearing on American Idol the bright bushy singer Jennifer Hudson spoke of her desire to sing in front of millions. With a larger frame she was told in front of the world she did not look like a popstar and the chances of her becoming successful were slim. Fast forward to 2006 and her Oscar winning performance … Continue reading Dream girls was a movie for the Culture
I remember when I first wanted to start writing a "blog". Initially I thought I would set up a website and take over the world. Gaining thousands of followers and accolades in the process. But as quickly as the idea came to me, the reality in the action was a lot harder. I knew I wanted … Continue reading Breaking the industry – fashion blog no contact or networks
Alessandro Michele is a complete visionist, since arriving at Gucci the Italian designer has catapulted the brand to urban renaissance status. I say that because the designers influences are from all over the globe including Asia and Europe yet somehow he has made it cohesive bright edgy and fun. “I can pick up different things … Continue reading Gucci SO black Fall Ready-to-wear 2017
YouTube is massive now with the rise of smartphones and music streaming. As a fan of music videos I found a website that I could play almost any music video, I wanted to see old or new. The website is YouTube and to this day I am completely obsessed with the video sharing site. Now I … Continue reading Should I Join YouTube?
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Balmain x Fall 2017Model: Mayowa Nicholas
Aaliyah Hydes x Gucci Fall ready-to-wear 2017
When a dark chocolate Supermodel Alek Wek hit the runway in 1995 the world stood in shock. Not only was it rare for a model of colour to be prominent in fashion but a super dark model with skin as black as the night. To some that was offensive but I have always loved dark … Continue reading What is Melanin?