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18 Seriously Genius Pro-Black Details You Might Have Missed At This Year’s Met Gala

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18 Seriously Genius Pro-Black Details You Might Have Missed At This Year’s Met Gala

By Patrice Peck via https://www.buzzfeed.com

A detailed breakdown of all the symbolism, nuances, and references that made this gala the blackest one yet!

It’s been two days since the Met Gala happened, which means you’ve definitely been FLOODED with more star-studded fashion recaps than you can stand.

It’s been two days since the Met Gala happened, which means you’ve definitely been FLOODED with more star-studded fashion recaps than you can stand.

1. OK, now that we’re all on the same page, let’s talk hair. Naps, kinks, and coils took center stage on the pink carpet last night, as demonstrated by this stunning snapshot of fashion icon Lupita Nyong’o.

Her sculptural 4C showpiece featured several black fist Afro picks, which were spray-painted gold by global hairstylist, educator, and artist Vernon François and hairstylist Sharif Poston.

Vernon and Lupita’s inspiration came from “Pickin’,” the powerful self-portrait of multidisciplinary artist …

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I am a future butterfly at the stage of growth when I am turning into an adult. I am enclosed in a hard case shell formed by love, family, and friends. It is the hardest stage of becoming a black butterfly. You will encounter many hardships only to come out stronger and better than what you went in. At this stage, you are finding out who you truly are and how to love yourself.

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