On these pages you'll find more than 101 reasons why "Black is
Beautiful". From the sultry stars of film and television to the sexy divas
of fashion and music, this book pays tribute to those women who are changing the
way America defines fashion and beauty.
Full-color photographs from such top photographers as Steven Meisel, Gilles
Bensimon, Paolo Roversi, and George Holz showcase unforgettable Black women at
the forefront of style and beauty--women who have helped lift the self-esteem of
sisters everywhere. SoulStyle features the newly anointed and the
continuously crowned royalty of fashion.
Arranged in categories from Glamour Girls to Hip-Hop Chic, Seventies
Goddesses to Supermodels, these remarkable photos are accompanied by insightful
biographies and commentary from leading arbiters of fashion and style. The book
is distinct, sensual, and extraordinary. Each chapter is a candid and
provocative look at the influences these women have had on popular culture.
Black Women Redefining the Color of Fashion
by Duane Thomas
Publisher: Universe Publishing (Rizzoli International)
Publication Date: 2000
Format: Paperback, 184 pages
Book Type: Overstock