AFROPUNK Fam, the 'Labo Ethnik Fashion & Lifestyle' event will showcase Afro-Caribbean talents in Paris from Thursday May 22nd to Sunday May 25th! Fashion, music, culture, dope indie designers that you don't see on the big runways during Fashion Week. Audacious creators who push the boundaries of traditional fashion codes.
Location: "The Labo Ethnik leaves the right bank (Le Marais) to take place on the left bank, on THE DOCKS, (The Fashion and Design Center) more in…
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Rewind Two Weeks Ago: "It is just hair right. Honestly, I could cut it at any time and if I really don’t like it, I can start my dreads all over again. This summer actually, I was ready to cut my hair, I stood in front of my bathroom mirror, looked at my hair one last time and proceeded to cut one lock off (starting from the back of course), and then I stopped. My hands got cold and my heart started to race. Woah. I had an epiphany in that moment—that I am my hair, contradictory…Continue
Check these street style shots by Whosthefreshest for AFROPUNK! Today's photos were taken during New York Fashion Week.…Continue
A complete side note but…let me just say, CONGRATS to Lupita Nyong’o for her Oscar for Best Supporting Actress and to 12 Years A Slave for Best Picture! To Lupita--what an excellent speech she gave—sat on my couch, eating Caribbean Coconut ice cream with tears running down my face—her journey as a black actress, who brings so much to the table, should be extremely inspiring to young females. Dreams, as she stated are achievable and “[n]o matter where you’re from, your dreams are…Continue
It’s hard out there for a chick. Being bombarded with the media’s impossible standard of beauty, constantly telling us that we look "wrong" isn't easy to deal with on a daily basis.
I created the Every Body Project as a way to help women everywhere celebrate their bodies. I capture stylish women of all ages, body types and races to showcase their own unique beauty. After each photo, I ask every woman what her…
Mr. Ehusan Johnson hails from Los Angeles and is our Tattoo of the Week. Check out this badass tattoo artist/skater/rapper.
To submit your tattoo(s) for Tattoo Of The Week, send pictures + answers to the questionnaire below to afropunk[at]afropunk.com.…
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