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Kenya Barris’s Secret Weapon Helped Turned Yara Shahidi into a Style Icon with Costume designer Michelle Cole—who creates fashion statements for the characters on both Black-ish and Grown-ish—mixes high and low. It’s a beautiful spring day on the Disney lot in Burbank, but Michelle Colehas no idea. The Emmy-nominated costume designer behind the TV series In Living Color and The Bernie Mac Show is burrowed inside her workshop, the greatest thrift store you’ve ever seen, where Chanel and Dolce and Gabbana mix effortlessly with Zara and Target. Here is where Cole crafts costumes for Kenya Barris’s Black-ish, about the Johnson...

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Beyoncé and Jay Z stunned the world on June 16 when they dropped their epic new joint album, Everything Is Love and the music video for the track, “Apesh-t.” The majestic video features the power couple — who are billed on the album simply as “The Carters” — in none other than the Louvre, where they flex on the Mona Lisa in pastel suits and throw a dance party in front of the Great Sphinx of Tanis.    

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​ This is what happens when you call the Fashion editor of LA Times for 5 months in a row asking him to highlight the work of a Stylist of colo @adesamuel. #adesamuel. #lifeofaworkingjournalist. I didn't write the article but I can take credit for making sure that it was done. thanks Marques Harper for always answering the phone and for giving me my FIRST LA Times feature this month (coming soon). And Brett Decker of the @OnlyAgency. Today was a good day.

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