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Black Is The New Black: Three Women Designers You Should Know (And Support!)

article by Jessica C. Andrews via hellobeautiful.com

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’re honoring the black women whose innovative designs are changing the fashion landscape as we know it. With creativity, style and grace, designers like Undra CelesteKimberly Goldson and Charlene Dunbar (of Suakoko Betty) are diversifying the style industry while making a name for themselves in the process.

Known for her sophisticated and clean lines, Undra Celeste offers an array of dresses and separates beautifully crafted to compliment a woman’s frame. Kimberly Goldson draws inspiration from her hometown of Brooklyn for fashion-forward designs earmarked for the millennial woman. Charlene Dunbar of Suakoko Betty merges traditional African fabrics with contemporary silhouettes for a collection of irresistible apparel and accessories. Shop three outfits below centered around these designers’ hottest looks.

Black Women Designers

Look #1: Kimberly Goldson

Team a Kimberly Goldson skirt with a Darcie crop top and Steve by Steve Madden pumps. Finish your look with a Beyoncè tote, a Samuel watch, a Black Up lip pencil and Beyoncè Pulse fragrance.



Black Women Designers

Look #2: Suakoko Betty

Style a Suakoko Betty dress with Christian Louboutin pumps and a Nancy Gonzalez clutch. Round out your look with Vince Camuto bracelets, a Casetify phone case, Bobbi Browneyeshadow and Elie Saab perfume.

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FASHION: Olivier Rousteing’s “Balmain x” Collection for H&M in Stores Tomorrow

Balmain H&M

Lesa Lakin GBN Lifestyle
Lesa Lakin
GBN Lifestyle

It’s here! Starting tomorrow, November 5th, Balmain x hits 258 H&M stores worldwide. Arguably one of H&M’s coolest collaborations yet, Balmain x already has people lining up for first crack at these highly-anticipated pieces. Creative director Olivier Rousteing and the Balmain/H&M design teams offer a strong collection featuring women’s & menswear and a few limited edition pieces. Get ready to competitive shop because I’ve seen the pieces, and they are amazing! Personally, I’m looking to score that black and gold limited edition dress.

Check it out the collection online: http://www.hm.com/us/