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EVIL NEVER LOOKED SO GOOD

Famous for creating painful shoes, Christian Louboutin releases a limited collection of Maleficent-inspired heels.

African Thriller by Rocky Dawuni

"African Thriller" first single from Rocky Dawuni's new album "Branches of the Same Tree" is our hot! hot! tune of the week! The song embodies Rocky Dawuni's unique "Afro-Roots" sound, a funky blend of soul, pop, Afrobeat and reggae grooves that have made him a household name in his native Ghana...

Black supremes

Black & white film is not common, when it comes to shooting fashion, but Richard Avedon's former assistant, photographer Sebastian Kim knows his ways around monochrome images. As a result comes "the Supremes" editorial with seven black models in Numéro France March issue. 

Yara Shahidi channels natural hairstyles for Teen Vogue

Teen Vogue invited Black-ish star Yara Shahidi to show off the versatility of curly hair in five minimum effort hairstyles. 

Outside the norm

Last year Naomi Campbell, a passionate supporter of diversity in fashion, took a stage at the GLAAD Media awards to acknowledge the industry’s efforts to feature models of all skin colors. But, while appreciating the progress, she also stressed the importance of continuing to move forward and to welcome all the other variations of beauty as well.

Rick Owens shows male genitals on the Paris catwalk

Men’s fashion week in Paris came to a close on Sunday, but is still on everyone’s lips, all due to one American designer, who let his models go commando for his show. Of course, nudity in fashion is not a new thing - runways are used to see naked bottoms and bare breasts every now and then, but male genitals have never been exposed before and that was the only left taboo, now broken by Rick Owens.

Who’s Afraid of Ava DuVernay? A Groundbreaking Director and the Big Oscars Snub

In a cinematic world where white male film directors have traditionally ruled the roost since the Oscars began back in 1929, a relatively new girl on the block Ava DuVernay could be blazing a trail. And though falling just short of getting her maiden Best Director nod at this year’s Academy Awards, due on February 22 in Los Angeles, the 42-year-old still has her civil rights drama Selma nominated for the Best Picture.

Kate Moss turns 41

Kate Moss goes topless and unretouched for a fashion span in Vogue Italia January. Captured by famed photographer Peter Lindbergh, the 90s icon, who turns 41 today, wears minimal make-up and her hair just a little tousled.