Black History Month: 5 Black Designers on the Rise
The fashion industry's newest black designers are young, bright, edgy and creative.
Black History Month, Valentine's Day and the Winter Olympics aren't the only major themes worth noting this month.
Each year thousands of fashion industry mavens head to New York City for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, scouting the latest trends from established designers and scoping out the next big names in fashion and design.
While collections by B. Michael and Tracy Reese are two of the most high profile showings from African American designers during the prestigious fashion event, we’re keeping our eyes on several young, talented designers that are leaving their distinct mark on the fashion industry.
Loop21 has a picked a few designers that should be on your radar, and you can take a look at their looks in the photos above.
Are you excited about any of these young designers?
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