This is not an ordinary chain letter. Depending on how many people you tag, your life will change.
Tag 1 person: Your crush will hate you
Tag 2 people: Your crush will walk next to you Tag 3 people: Your crush will talk to you
Tag 4 people: Your crush will dance with you
Tag 5 people: Your crush will kiss your cheek
Tag 6 people: Your crush will ask you out Tag 7 people: You and your crush will go all the way
THIS IS NO JOKE!!!!!!!!
For the inimitable Kimberly Rose Drew AKA @museummammy, investing in art world elders is key: “Hearing firsthand from someone who has exceeded their ancestor’s wildest dreams has been really important for me.” Take in the writer, curator, and activist’s words on the expansiveness of black art discourse, black cultural production as survival strategy, and her upcoming book, Black Futures 💭 Link in bio.
Filled with strangers and shadows, film noir lends itself to the mysterious and the two-faced. Who better to outfit an ode than @maisonmargiela, the brand founded by the notorious man of mystery? Here, we envision the Margiela woman as a film noir heroine 🎥
When it comes to being labelled a Latinx artist, Peruvian-American R&B creative @a.chal defies classification. "I speak Spanish in my music, not because I’m trying to milk the Spanish shit, but because that’s just how I speak. I’m Latin, my platform is growing, and many of my fans look just like my cousins. I’d be whack if I didn’t own that, but that shouldn’t be a defining factor in what I do." 🎤
"I hate feeling like I’m lying to people. I don’t even tell people to buy the stuff I wear. I don’t want to sell products as much as I want to create community. If you’re not helping anybody else, what’s the point?" Blogger-slash-prophetess @spicy.mayo speaks on ssense.com 🚀
Dolly Parton — “the epitome of coming from nothing; that simple rural family, just making it but keeping a bit of realism and vulgarity” — is as much a muse to Marta and Paulo of @marques_almeida as Kate Moss. Swipe to see their inspiration board 🛤 Head to ssense.com for the full story
Meet Junior of #SSENSEInterns 🐾 This gentle and kind young man is a highly qualified member of the Product Management team alongside his human, Fall. When asked what career advice he would give to those looking to break into the fashion industry, he stared longingly at a ping pong ball on the floor. Indeed, Junior. Indeed. Today, he’s wearing the Givenchy Black Stars & Stripes Logo Scarf. Tell him he’s beautiful in the comments 📱♥️