Yes, I had had a show at FYF and I wanted to do a rendition of “Young, Gifted, and Black.”I think Nina Simone feels so right now.
She’s a hero, and so many people are drawn toward her messaging right now.
I had to get it hemmed by the tailor and he ironed it and it put a little bit of a stain on it.
Humberto was like, “See, that’s why I made the backup dress! Mainstream media tends to showcase a very specific kind of Mardi Gras, but my experience of Mardi Gras is very different, it’s very cultural.
So Zulu satirizes that, and those stereotypes are taken back.
There’s a big ball with 30,000 black people in ball gowns. And then there’s the red beans and rice parade, where everyone makes costumes out of red beans and rice.
Knowles made headlines everywhere in 2014 after attacking her brother-in-law Jay Z in an elevator following the gala.
Though it was never revealed why the altercation actually happened, Beyonce's new album Lemonade has addressed the rapper's alleged infidelity throughout their marriage.
I’m really grateful that I’ve found a rhythm, but it took some time to find it.“I’m finishing my record, and I think I’m going to be the happiest person alive when it’s done,” she says. I saw someone wearing one of the abstract art–printed pieces and asked them who made it. I got married for the first time at 17, so that might have something to do with it.The singer sat down with to talk about her current fashion obsessions, the challenges of life as a working mom and artist, and why she loves to call New Orleans home. Then a friend of mine mentioned that I should meet Carin [the designer]. I’ve been with my current husband going on eight years, and it’s interesting to me how I’ve redefined sexy through my relationship, in terms of becoming the woman that I am now.“Only a Texan girl like me would step out in weather like this wearing open-toed shoes! “But I do love that I could curl up and fall asleep in this dress—that’s what’s dreamy.” The singer has flown in from Mardi Gras in New Orleans for Fashion Week, and the warm claret red dress she’s wearing for Rodebjer’s cocktail party–cum-presentation is a cozy asymmetric look that’s been plucked from the label’s new Fall collection.Knowles admits to having “a love-hate relationship” with the shows, but her enthusiasm for cool, under-the-radar fashion is real: As well as supporting some of her close friends on the front row, including Humberto Leon and Carol Lim of Opening Ceremony, Knowles likes to sniff out new indie labels whenever she gets the chance, and right now Carin Rodebjer’s arty Scandinavian designs are among the top on her list.