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Posted on 19 April 2018 | 5:42 am
Why Women of Colour Need Our Own Online
FLAREWhy Women of Colour Need Our Own Online Beauty ForumsFLAREIt was 1992 when Veronica Webb became the first Black model to land a campaign for a major beauty brand. The 27-year-old signed a multi million-dollar deal with Revlon to launch its ColorStyle line, which catered specifically to darker skin tones. In a ...
Posted on 16 April 2018 | 5:54 am
Dolce & Gabbana Stages a Star-Studded
Wall Street JournalDolce & Gabbana Stages a Star-Studded 4-Day New York ExtravaganzaWall Street JournalSupermodel Veronica Webb described the festivities as out of “The Great Beauty,” Paolo Sorrentino's 2013 Oscar winner about an aging social butterfly who makes his way from party to party in Rome. “Nobody entertains like this anymore,” Ms. Webb said ...
Posted on 13 April 2018 | 12:42 pm
Mad Hatters: BM Franklin Has Your Custom
The RootMad Hatters: BM Franklin Has Your Custom CrownsThe RootIs hat-making a lost art? No way. At B.M. Franklin & Co., a black-owned bespoke haberdashery in the heart of New York City, founded by classically trained hat-maker B.M. Franklin, the art of hat-making is thankfully alive and well. Recently, The Glow ...
Posted on 12 April 2018 | 8:33 am
Tyra Banks revealed she almost lost her job
INSIDERTyra Banks revealed she almost lost her job with Victoria's Secret — all because a hairdresser didn't know how to ...INSIDERWhile Tyra Banks has become one of the most prominent figures in the modeling world, she didn't have the easiest time breaking into the industry. Her early career found her making history with Victoria's Secret, becoming the first African American ...and more »
Posted on 9 April 2018 | 6:51 pm
In France You Can Be Too Thin
French lawmakers hope that by banning excessively thin models on runways, women might stop starving themselves to death to look like them. Modeling agencies risk the threat of steep fines, even imprisonment if they don't comply.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 11:56 am
Everything You Need To Know About Alaïa's
For an established designer, one known for being a surrogate father to many of the most super supermodels (Naomi Campbell, Veronica Webb, and Stephanie Seymour all lived in Alaïa’s home when they were starting out), this moment is coming pretty late in ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 4:00 am
Christie Brinkley Poses with 28 Half-Naked
Can you believe Christie Brinkley is 61? Neither can we ... including Brinkley, Shields, Cleveland, Veronica Webb, Stephanie Seymour Brant, Elaine Erwin, Bethann Hardison, Kristen Owen, Kiara Kabukuru and Suzanne Bartsch, all cozying up to men in itty ...
Posted on 6 February 2015 | 3:32 am
Bridget Veronica (Webb) Cahill, 105
Beverly — Bridget Veronica (Webb) Cahill died on August 11, 2013, at the Ledgewood Rehabilitation Center in Beverly, Mass., following a lengthy illness, at the remarkable age 105 years. She was predeceased in 1974 by her loving husband, Daniel R.
Posted on 18 August 2013 | 4:01 pm
Veronica Webb Tells Editorialist She Likes
Editorialist, the new online mag/ecommerce hybrid founded by former Elle accessories editors Kate Davidson Hudson and Stefania Allen, has just debuted its second issue. And they're already nabbing some pretty big names for such a new venture--namely ...
Posted on 30 April 2013 | 10:00 am
Veronica Webb: First Black Model To Land
THE MAJOR MOMENT: In 1992, Veronica became the first African-American model to ink an exclusive contract with a major beauty brand when she teamed up with Revlon. The Detroit-native's multi-million dollar deal helped launch Revlon's Color Style line, a ...
Posted on 6 February 2013 | 2:46 am