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StyleNoir : the first how-to guide to fashion written with Black women in mind

Author: Constance C R White
Publisher: New York, NY : Berkley Pub. Group, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fashion guide for black women on cultivating an African look. The book analyzes the black contribution to the world of fashion, and designers offer tips on wardrobe basics, accessories and braided hairstyles. The writer is a fashion reporter for the New York Times.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
White, Constance C.R.
StyleNoir.
New York, NY : Berkley Pub. Group, 1998
(OCoLC)654731123
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Constance C R White
ISBN: 0399523790 9780399523793
OCLC Number: 37269427
Notes: "A Perigee book."
Description: 230, [1] pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The basics of style --
Stylish fabrics --
On the job --
The new relaxed look --
Praying and playing --
Fabulous full-figure dressing --
Adding the flourish --
Lingerie --
Getting married, African style --
Fast and fabulous hair and makeup --
Women we love --
Giving your man some African style.
Responsibility: Constance C.R. White ; original illustrations by Alvin Bell.

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Shows Black women how they can express African culture in their way of dress, including hair braiding styles and accessories.  Read more...

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