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Fashion

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Label Gets Acquired by LVMH

Off-White, an Italian luxury label founded by American designer Virgil Abloh, has entered into another rarefied space in the fashion world. The French retail empire LVMH has just announced that it is set to acquire a majority stake in the company, making Abloh, a Black designer and creative from Rockford, Illinois, into a new-age Karl

Arts & Entertainment

Serena Williams Rocks Tutu by Off-White at US Open Following Catsuit Ban

Serena Williams, 23-time Grand Slam title winner, will hit the court tonight at the 2019 US Open in a quarterfinal match on her quest for title 24. We don’t know what the fashion designer and style maven will wear, but in tribute to the one of the greatest athletes of all time, we are reposting this August 2018 article–and a behind-the-scenes video of the photo shoot for her unforgettable July 2008 EBONY cover.

Virgil Abloh & Nike Bring a 'Re-Creation Center' to The Mag Mile
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Virgil Abloh & Nike Bring a ‘Re-Creation Center’ to The Mag Mile

NikeLab Chicago Re-Creation Center c/o Virgil Abloh is a modernized version of an old town recreational center on the historic Michigan Ave of the Windy City. The multihyphenate hopes it will influence a new class of young creators to utilize Chicago’s history and diversity to propel sports and creativity forward.

Arts & Entertainment

Virgil Abloh Celebrates Limited Edition Moët Collaboration (PHOTOS)

Last night in New York City celebrities from the fashion, art and entertainment industries gathered at the New Museum for an intimate dinner celebrating the official launch of MOËT & CHANDON c/o VIRGIL ABLOH. EBONY Power 100 Honoree Virgil Abloh partnered with Moët & Chandon, a French fine winery, to re-imagine two limited-edition bottles of

Style

Virgil Abloh is Louis Vuitton’s First Black Artistic Director

French luxury brand Louis Vuitton announced on Monday its first ever Black artistic director for menswear. The role of chief men’s wear designer will go to Virgil Abloh according to The New York Times. https://www.instagram.com/p/BgxgBxEA0E5/?hl=en&taken-by=virgilabloh Abloh is a multifaceted creative who founded the fashion label OFF-WHITE in 2012. The 37-year-old was born in Illinois and