The Native American Journalists Association announced five Indigenous students as winners of the 2019 NAJA Facebook Journalism Project Scholarships.

I’m honored to represent the Diné nation, my school, and the field of fashion journalism as a recipient of this amazing award. -Niya READ THE FULL ANNOUNCEMENT HERE: NAJA NEWSROOM Continue reading The Native American Journalists Association announced five Indigenous students as winners of the 2019 NAJA Facebook Journalism Project Scholarships.

B.yellowtail launches a sustainable Spring collection dedicated to indigenous grandmothers

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON THE MEDIUM WEBSITE ON 28 APRIL 2019. Indigenous designer Bethany Yellowtail takes it back old school Earlier this month, the ready-to-wear fashion label B. Yellowtail unveiled its Spring/Summer 2019 vintage-inspired collection dedicated to Basahkaales (Crow word for grandmothers) and championed as the company’s “most sustainable collection to date.” Sustainable in … Continue reading B.yellowtail launches a sustainable Spring collection dedicated to indigenous grandmothers

Trending on Social Media: Tom Ford tapped to replace DVF

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON THE MEDIUM WEBSITE ON 20 MARCH 2019. The American designer is set to take helm of the Council of Fashion Designers of America After a three-year search to replace Diane von Furstenberg, American fashion designer Tom Ford accepts the appointment and will take over chairman duties for the CFDA … Continue reading Trending on Social Media: Tom Ford tapped to replace DVF

‘We Just Look Expensive’: Shazia’s Boutique is empowering Phoenicians to look their best at an affordable price

At first glance, the vast desert landscape of Arizona seems like the most unlikely place where people keep up with the latest in fashion. Local Phoenix boutique owner Shazia Hussain disagrees.  “Arizona definitely has a fashion scene!” she proclaimed. “It is so eclectic and there are so many talented designers and stylists out there.  There’s nothing pretentious … Continue reading ‘We Just Look Expensive’: Shazia’s Boutique is empowering Phoenicians to look their best at an affordable price