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A research project on fashion and streetstyle sartorialism from Africa by Dr. Enrica Picarelli. About Dr. Enrica Picarelli: I am an independent researcher working on the intersection of art, fashion and visual studies in anglophone African countries. I received a...

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Black Beauty Archives

Curated from the hearts and minds of Black women, the Black Beauty Archives encompasses the history of our past, documents the present while imagining the future. Our mission is to preserve, document and celebrate the history of Black Beauty through cosmetics and...

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Black Dress

Black Dress is an illustrated platform of achievement of Blacks in the fashion industry.  Making it in the fashion business presents a challenge for all involved, but there has always been a lack of representation of Black designers in the fashion industry.  The...

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Black Fashion Fair

Black Fashion Fair was founded with the mission to discover, support and further Black designers and the communities they inspire. Our focus on fashion relates specifically to the contributions of Black designers and the impact of Black culture. We will tell the...

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Culturas de Moda

Culturas de Moda was born from the desire to land the ideas that have emerged from the academic area of ​​"fashion studies" around the world in recent decades. It was born from a conjunction of frustrations that had been brewing within me for years and from the...

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