“I’m so lucky to have the opportunity to create a collection inspired by characters that advocate for sisterhood and positivity,” says Cowan.
“You have to be resilient, stick to your guns and believe in yourself,” says Crosse offering advice for those looking to break into fashion.
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“Spike’s art has moved the cultural dial for decades. I’m proud of the powerful messaging of this film,” says Jordan.
Famously known for being Kylie Jenner’s BFF, Woods has made a name for herself outside of her connections to the Kardashian clan.
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“You know the vibes,” says Twitter user Ivie Ani of Mahershala Ali’s iconic and Malcolm X-inspired wardrobe.
Acknowledging her beautifully embellished and beaded gown, Bonet says, “This is from his last couture collection from Fendi.”
“Stylin’ and profilin’... It’s gotta be da Jordans,” says Lee of his golden pair of Nike Air Jordan sneakers.
“It's a privilege to walk the carpet in a designer gown constructed with eco-friendly, sustainable materials," says Harrier.
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“I don’t think that this is some kind of weird mistake that keeps happening. I think this is willful ignorance,” says Smith.
“I never really imagined myself as a designer growing up, but I was always drawn to fashion,” says Fe Noel.
Kaepernick says the project is “for those true to themselves on and off the field. Proudly, unapologetically and against all odds.”
“It is beyond me how you could let a look resembling a noose hanging from a neck out on the runway,” says model Liz Kennedy.