11-year old Marley Dias started a campaign to collect and donate 1,000 books that told stories about black girls as the center of their narratives. When she started a hashtag that quickly spread and gained popularity throughout social media, it took her to the center of a narrative. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Jeff Johnson […]


Elle Canada became the latest magazine to culturally appropriate Black fashion, when it called Dashikis the new it-item.


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*“Scandal” star Kerry Washington is the June cover girl for Elle magazine, which has crowned her “the hottest woman on TV.” While the ABC political…

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“That Rihanna reign just wont let up.” Elle magazine has revealed their new April 2013 covers and yes, singer, actress, fashionista Rihanna is front and center. The photos was shot in Paris by Marino Vivanco and sees Rihanna rocking pieces from her spring/summer 2013 collection for River Island, which is set to arrive in stores March 5th. According […]


Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Hudson, Willow Smith and Aretha Franklin are featured in Elle magazine’s “Women In Music” issue (May 2011). The mag labeled them the “Gold Dust Women.” Check out their hot shots and interview excerpts below: Nicki Minaj On being a rapper: “I always wanted to play with the boys. I didn’t want to […]

The April issue of South African fashion publication, ELLE, toasts its 14th birthday with an exclusive cover and interview with international supermodel, Alek Wek. The Sudanese star shares her incredible journey from fleeing bullets in Sudan to conquering the catwalks of Europe and New York. Shot in South Africa by Italian photographer, Oliviero Toscani, ELLE […]

A spectacular A-List came out to attend last night’s glittering ELLE Style Awards at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London. The awards, presented by ELLE Editor-in-Chief Lorraine Candy and fashion designer Henry Holland, saw the finest from the fashion, film, tv and music worlds take to the stage.