July 19, 2021

Day: July 19, 2021

Candace Parker to be first woman on cover of NBA 2K game

NEW YORK (AP) — Candace Parker grew up playing video games, and now she’ll be the first female basketball player on the cover of one.

The Chicago Sky star will appear on the NBA 2K22 cover for the WNBA 25th Anniversary special edition when it’s released Sept. 10.

“I grew up a video game fanatic, that’s what I did, to the point where my brothers would give me the fake controller when I was younger where I think I was playing and I wasn’t,” Parker said. “All I wanted to do was just be like them. As a kid growing

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Eid al Adha 2021’s Fashion Trend Is Sustainability : NPR

Fatima Ibrahim wears Haute Hijab’s recycled chiffon hijab on Eid al-Fitr.

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Fatima Ibrahim wears Haute Hijab’s recycled chiffon hijab on Eid al-Fitr.

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This week, Muslims around the world will finally be able to debut their finest abayas, salwar kameezes, kaftans and thobes they’ve been saving in the backs of their closets for three pandemic Eids. For a growing number who have rethought their fashion choices during that time, those glitzy, intricately woven pieces will be more sustainable.

Eid al-Adha, the Muslim holiday marking the culmination of the Hajj pilgrimage, begins

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Ella Emhoff, Kamala Harris’ stepdaughter, walks Balenciaga runway

Ella Emhoff, the 22-year-old stepdaughter to Vice President Kamala Harris, made her Paris Fashion Week debut walking the runway for Balenciaga. 

After making waves at New York Fashion Week earlier this year, Emhoff took things international to Paris on Wednesday for Balenciaga couture’s Fall/Winter 2021/2022 show. She sported a black suit with an oversized matching shawl, complete with pointed black boots, a sleek bun and glasses.

“truly amazing </3,” Emhoff wrote on Instagram of her experience, expressing gratitude to the fashion house for inviting her to join. 

Emhoff is the daughter of Harris’ husband, Doug Emhoff, from a previous

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$16 billion swimwear industry highlights Black designers during Miami Swim Week | Business

Although the pandemic didn’t stop anyone from wearing their bikinis and floppy hats in Miami last year, it did press pause on its biggest summer fashion event. But not anymore.

Miami Swim Week returned with dozens of fashion shows scheduled over five days, from last Wednesday to Sunday in Miami Beach. It was the first live, full-capacity fashion event since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Florida’s relaxed restrictions allowed for thousands of showgoers to attend festivities over the course of the week, hosted by various fashion production companies, the main one being Paraiso Miami Beach.

Both legacy brands and

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