@LiyaKebede, the first afro-descendant model to cover @VogueParis in 5 years

  In May 2015, the Ethiopian Top model Liya Kebede on the cover of Vogue french edition.

Black Beauty and Fashion | Yves Saint Laurent and Paco Rabanne, the first couturier to employ black models

In the 60s, employing black models was almost a political act in France. Yet, two designers dared using models with ebony skin on the catwalk …

Black beauty and fashion | The premise of a love/hate relationship

On the occasion of Fashion Week and following the last controversy over the low number of black models on the catwalk, I wondered what is the place of black beauty in the cutthroat world of modelling. What allows black women… Continue Reading