Black History Style File- Ann Lowe Influential Designer

Black History Style File- Ann Lowe Influential Designer

Ann Lowe made history in 1953 when she designed a wedding gown for former the first lady. Ann Lowe was an American fashion designer and the first African American to become a noted fashion designer. Lowe's one-of-a-kind designs were a favorite among socialites from the 1920s to the 1960s. In 1953, she designed the ivory silk taffeta wedding dress [...]

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Black History Style File- AMSALE

Black History Style File- AMSALE

Amsale Aberra needs no introduction. Amsale launched her collection in 1985 and has been seen on television , opened a flagship store in Madison Avenue and many brides/ celebrities have worn her glamorous, classic and elegant gowns.  She is making ways for other designer of color who desire to enter into the bridal industry. I [...]

Black History Style File-Jean Ralph Thurin

Black History Style File-Jean Ralph Thurin

This week, I am going to highlight some great black bridal designers who are making beautiful couture gowns. As we celebrate Black History Month, these designers are leaving their own legacy in the bridal industry. Jean Ralph Thurin launched his collection in 2012. The couture designer is based in the east coast and is on [...]

Celebrity Watch- Jennifer Lopez wears Galia Lahav

Galia Lahav is really making a statement in the US. They recently opened a flagship store in Los Angeles, CA. Their sexy silhouettes and red carpet show stoppers are out of this world.  I remember when I first saw the collection, I said the bride who wears their gowns has to be confident and daring. [...]