by Claire Sulmers onSeptember 13, 2011
Ayaan and Idyl Mohallim, the twin sisters behind the clothing line Mataano, talk race, economy and fashion icons.
September 12, 2011
The A-list designer chats about black fashion designers, inspiration and running a business.
September 10, 2011
Nine designer contestants from the popular show presented their lines at Fashion Week.
September 8, 2011
Designer B. Michael, a favorite of Phylicia Rashad and Cicely Tyson, chats with The Root to kick off New York Fashion Week.
by Claire Sulmers onFebruary 13, 2011
Live from Fashion Week: Our fashion correspondent catches up with Anika Noni Rose, Deborah Cox and Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey, who dishes on "confrontational conversations" among her castmates.
October 6, 2010
Twice a year, fashion folks caravan from New York to London to Milan to Paris for the ready-to-wear shows. Paris Fashion Week wraps this week, sending fashionistas scuttling to their respective corners. The Root asked style expert Harriette Cole to look at what black designers were showing on the runway for Spring/Summer 2011. Here's a sampling.
September 14, 2010
One of the few prominent African-American designers showing this year, Reese unveiled her spring collection for 2011.
by Harriette Cole onSeptember 10, 2010
There's been a lot of Sturm und Drang lately about the underrepresentation of black folks in the industry, including a silent protest on opening day. But inside the tents, it was a different story. Is change afoot?
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