20 Times Black Women Stole the Show in Designs by Sophie Theallet

Designer Sophie Theallet is a favorite in Hollywood, but today she's received even more props for taking a stance and vowing not to dress Melania Trump based on President-elect Donald Trump's "rhetoric of racism, sexism and xenophobia." We're standing with Sophie by taking a look at all of the times Black women slayed in her designs.


Dominique Hobdy Nov, 18, 2016

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Gabrielle Union attends the ESPYs Pre-Party at Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles, California.

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Gabrielle Union stuns in a white dress at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.

3 of 20 Jonathan Leibson

Killing the game in this printed frock with a flared hem.

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Tamron Hall attends Us Weekly's Most Stylish New Yorkers 2016.

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6 of 20 Clint Spaulding

Damaris Lewis attends The Fresh Air Fund Spring Benefit 140th Birthday Celebration in New York City.

7 of 20 Gilbert Carrasquillo

Corinne Bailey Rae attends BET Black Girls Rock! 2016 in Newark, New Jersey.

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9 of 20 Ethan Miller/BET

Erykah Badu speaks onstage during the 2015 Soul Train Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada.

10 of 20 John Shearer

Andra Day performs on stage during the CMA 2016 Country Christmas in Nashville, Tennessee.

11 of 20 George Pimentel/amfAR16

Lais Ribeiro attends the amfAR's 23rd Cinema Against AIDS Gala in Cap d'Antibes, France.

12 of 20 Larry Busacca

Corinne Bailey Rae attends The Friars Club and Friars Foundation Honor of Tom Cruise in New York City.

13 of 20 Gilbert Carrasquillo

Leila Nda attends Harper's BAZAAR Celebrates 'ICONS By Carine Roitfeld' in New York City.

14 of 20 Dimitrios Kambouris

Sophie Okonedo attends the 68th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

15 of 20 Bennett Raglin

Corinne Bailey Rae attends The David Lynch Foundation Hosts "An Intimate Night Of Jazz" in New York City.

16 of 20 Larry Busacca

Lais Ribeiro attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington, DC.

17 of 20 Alberto E. Rodriguez

Adepero Oduye attends the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California.

18 of 20 Mireya Acierto

Wynter Gordon at Milk Studios on in New York City.

19 of 20 Jenny Anderson

Samira Wiley attends 'The Color Purple' Broadway opening night in New York City.

20 of 20 Terry Wyatt

Alicia Keys attends the 10th Annual ACM Honors in Nashville, Tennessee.