Souleo: Black Fashion Designers Need Help Too

Unknown photographer_Portrait of dramatist Lorraine Hansberry, circa 1950s_Courtesy of Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureIn the past few years the lack of diversity on fashion runways has garnered mainstream attention through activists such as legendary model, Bethann Hardison. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Black Fashion Museum Founded By Ms. Lois Alexander Lane

The historic The Black Fashion Museum was founded by Ms. Lois Alexander Lane in 1970, the museum was in a brownstone on West 126th Street (between Lenox and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.,), after founding the legendary Harlem Institute of Fashion in 1966. Continue Reading →