Today marks the start of Black History Month 2020, a month committed to highlighting the influence of the Black British community in the UK. In the midst of racism and black trauma, BHM reminds us that it’s just as important to celebrate the beauty and creativity of the Black community.
It is the last weekends of summer, and here in London, it usually is Notting Hill Carnival time. As you already know, it was cancelled because of the Covid19 pandemic. Yet this weekend we have brought the party to you. So let the party continue this Sunday Styles with a Carnival Vibez.
A few weeks ago, we woke up to the fantastic news that the New York based brand Coach was partnering with NBA superstar LeBron James in support of ‘More Than a Vote’ (MTAV), an organisation led by the basket player to fight against voter suppression and misinformation amongst communities of colour in the US.
Fashion is listening to the cries from the street to let us in. A-COLD-WALL the Luxury streetwear label A-COLD-WALL* has launched a £25,000 grant fund to support independent black businesses. Announced on the brand’s Instagram page, the grant will be divided into 10 individual funds, which will give black-owned businesses £2,500 each.