W Magazine Fashion Director Edward Enninful Speaks on Racism and His Vision for the Magazine

Posted by on Jun 20, 2011

Edward Enninful is one of Black Fashion’s most distinguished stars. Now the Fashion and Style Director at W Magazine, Enninful’s masterful creative vision has impacted some of the top fashion books from Vogue to i-D Magazine. Now at the helm of the Style Department at W, the visionary sat down with Huffington Post to talk about his storied career and the state of racism in fashion.

On Race…
“The American fashion industry really has had to reassess its approach to fashion, particularly because Obama came into office. You know, for one of the most influential women [First Lady Michelle Obama] in the country to be black. I know that meant a great deal to a lot of black people in the fashion industry.”

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