"We The People of the Diaspora-Black Culture Exploration" Fashion Illustration Series by Jamilla Okubo (me)
Thank you Tumblr world for all the support and opportunities you have given me! I have reached over 9,000 notes on my "We The People of the Diaspora-Black Culture Exploration" Fashion Illustration Series.
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Stay Black. Stay Beautiful. lol
i was just realizing i’ve never found anyone else who was just like me, the same ideas and outlook on life, the same interests and aversions and intricacies. i think some people do find that, you know, a person with whom you share everything. i never did. i never will.
i have people who are…
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Pharrell Wants to Turn Ocean Trash Into Jeans
“Now we know one of the big ideas that musician-entrepreneur Pharrell Williams had under his enormous hat: Taking plastic trash from the ocean and turning it into jeans.
Pharrell recently announced plans to launch a new jeans collection with the denim label G-Star RAW. The collection, called G-Star RAW for the Oceans, will be created using fabric from Bionic Yarn. We’ve been sterilizing and melting down plastic bottles to make synthetic threads for years now but Bionic Yarn’s new thread will apparently originate with plastic waste pulled from the ocean. The details aren’t available yet, though. Hat tip Grist.”
The Isley Brothers | Between The Sheets
Between the Sheets was released in 1983 and since then has been sampled by many artists, more notably by the Notorious B.I.G.