Black Beauty and Fashion | Ebony Fashion Fair, the first fashion show featuring black models

In the United States, only white models were allowed to model clothes on the catwalks until the 60s Ebony Fashion Fair turned the tables by scrolling young black women. Yet, the world’s largest traveling fashion show, highlighting black models and… Continue Reading

Black Beauty and Fashion | Donyale Luna, the first black model on the cover of Vogue magazine

Helen Williams and Naomi Sims helped black women to pursue their career as a model. In 60’s in America, young black woman called Donyale Luna enable black models to gain success, she did not open the doors of fashion but… Continue Reading

Naomi Sims, the First Black Supermodel Black Beauty and Fashion

Naomi was the first. She was the great ambassador for all black people. She broke down all the social barriers. Known for being the first black Supermodel, Naomi Sims has been able to overcome the obstacles to achieve success.

Black Beauty and Fashion | Oscar-winning Lupita Nyong’o and self-acceptance

Helen Williams has opened the door of fashion for black women with dark skin. In her blog, Myblueberrymood.com explains how: