Afropunk is far from your average music festival. It’s a weekend dedicated to music, art, culture, and the celebration of self-expression. Watching the intersection of identity and style in a safe and creative space for people of color proved to be a powerful thing to witness. The fashion, the rhythms, and the atmosphere were all evoked a strong belief in the beauty of the self, a reflection of love, and a vibrant display of cultural pride.
I had the chance to meet and talk to some of the incredibly inspiring, kick-ass female performers who
The biker jacket has been a symbol of counterculture cool pretty much ever since Irving Schott designed his iconic Perfecto moto in 1928. And the fact that I don’t yet have one in my wardrobe feels like a grave omission. Every autumn for the past three years, I’ve meant to buy a leather motorcycle jacket, but quickly gave up because the styles I had my eye on were out of my budget (it’s not atypical to see them priced over $500, even at the mall, and many brands’ more classic designs never go on sale).
While Caitlyn Jenner may have made statements that have caused a bit of controversy in the trans community, she has done a lot for that community. In addition to the unprecedented amount of public attention she’s brought to the community, the reality star has also raised $1.3 million for trans organizations this year through a partnership with MAC Cosmetics. Happy birthday to our friend and collaborator @CaitlynJenner! We are so proud of the impact made by her Finally Free lipstick for the M·A·C Transgender Initiative! All $1