Lynette Nylander

Contributor

Fashion

anok yai: "I want to be a role model for dark skinned beauty"

In the space of just one year, Anok Yai has gone from studying biochemistry to becoming one of fashion’s most in-demand new faces.
Lynette Nylander
11.6.18
Culture

public enemy’s chuck d on a lifetime spent fighting the power

The rap trio’s seminal 90s album Fear of a Black Planet prompted a generation to fight the power and is celebrated in a new collaboration with Undercover and Supreme.
Lynette Nylander
3.13.18
Music

power to the party: meet the people who make afropunk so special

AFROPUNK festival offers a safe place for self-expression and self-celebration. Ahead of its second run in London this weekend, we spoke to AFROPUNK founder Matthew Morgan, and met the people who made the first UK event so memorable.
Lynette Nylander
7.21.17
London

gal-dem are proving you can change mainstream media for the better

Forming a "creative community filled with incredible women of colour,” website and collective gal-dem has captured the hearts and minds of many WOC who felt excluded by the whitewashed mainstream media.
Lynette Nylander
6.17.17
Music

PDA is the joyful club night that will change your life and keep you dancing

Think of PDA as a pilgrimage to let loose and that’s exactly why its faithful disciples love it so much.
Lynette Nylander
5.15.17
Fashion

delve into the (master)mind of marie-amelie sauvé

The iconic stylist and Fashion Director of T Magazine has launched her very own publication entitled Mastermind, and enlisted the brightest and best of the fashion industry to fill its pages.
Lynette Nylander
3.31.17
Fashion

it's a family affair with casely-hayford

As the pace of fashion becomes quicker and quicker, Joe and Charlie – the father-son duo behind London contemporary tailoring label Casely-Hayford – believe in the beauty of slowing things down.
Lynette Nylander
3.21.17
News

the weekly fashion digest

All the biggest movements in fashion from the last seven days.
Lynette Nylander
3.20.17
Culture

i-Q: zoë kravitz

We caught up with the actress, musician and YSL Beauty muse for a lightning quick i-Q.
Lynette Nylander
3.11.17
Culture

why babyface is the female collective you need to know about

Claire Burman and Nellie Eden wanted the accomplishments of more females celebrated, so started a platform to do it themselves.
Lynette Nylander
3.7.17
Music

love, life and loss: reflecting on the process of sampha sisay

After shunning the spotlight and working diligently to perfect his sound, Sampha has bared his soul by way of Process, his emotionally-driven debut album.
Lynette Nylander
3.1.17
diversity

why it’s so important that award shows get it right

Top awards shows have a history of ignoring achievements of artists of colour. Moonlight’s Best Picture win at the Oscars highlight how important it is that they get it right...
Lynette Nylander
2.27.17
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