What Is the Black in Fashion Council?


We saw retailers, brands, and publishers make pledges to combat racism all over Instagram in the weeks following George Floyd’s murder and the Black Lives Matter protests that erupted around the country, but two of the fashion world’s insiders vowed to drive that reckoning with the birth of a new initiative. Teen Vogue‘s editor-in-chief, Lindsay Peoples Wagner, and publicist and owner of Sandrine Charles Consulting, Sandrine Charles, joined forces to launch the Black in Fashion Council in late June, and as evidenced by their ability to build warp-speed momentum and generate support across the industry, their efforts may just bring the meaningful change that fashion so desperately needs to combat systemic racism.

Instead of just continuing to call out brands for actions that seem tone-deaf, or insensitive to the moment or to culture overall, we are creating a safe space . . . to…

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