Tag Archives: Black designer

ROBINETTA BARRETT OF NETTA LOS ANGELES

I am so impressed with these incredible, new, talented local fashion designers whom really have their finger on the pulse of what’s taking place in the fashion industry. Robin Barrett has “without a doubt”, created the new standard of luxury and accessibility in womenswear.   Robinetta ‘Robin’ Barrett is a Los Angeles-based CEO, fashion designer and […]

TRACY REESE FALL 2016 Ready-To-Wear

Tracy Reese presented her 2016 Fall Ready-To-Wear Collection at NYFW  Titled “A Detroit Love Song” this collection was Reese’s homage to her beloved hometown. The nostalgic, “soul” invoking collection of sheer lace dresses, high-waisted undergarments & garter socks, as well as herringbone plaid coats and suits demonstrated Detroit’s history full of rich culture, art, fashion and dance. My favorite TR […]

MIMI PLANGE FALL 2015 COLLECTION

        I have been a huge fan, and now an acquaintance of the incredible designer Mimi Plange. If your unfamiliar with the brilliance of Miss Mimi Plange. It’s my pleasure to introduce you to her incredible luxury brand. Ghanaian born and Southern California raised, Plange began her eponymous luxury ready to wear brand, Mimi Plange, in 2010 with […]

Nigerian Designer Maki Oh Spring 2013 Collection

A new designer from Nigeria takes the fashion industry by storm. 26 yr old Amaka Osakwe has found favor with such celebrities as, Lee-Lee Sobiesky, and fashionista  Solange Knowles. Her new collection showcases soft silhouettes, and African inspired prints.