Posts tagged "turbans"

The Surprising Reason Erykah Badu Stopped Wearing Her Head Wrap

“I’m always evolving. I visited Cuba to get a santería reading in 2000 and I didn’t know exactly what to expect. I went there, sat on the curb and waited for my reading. I had on this white head wrap and this white long dress and all of my jewelry, because it was part of…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 13, 2011

Spotted: Turbans At Charlotte Ronson

How do we feel about wearing turbans and head scarves for fashion’s sake? Personally, I am pro, and evidently, so is Charlotte Ronson, who sent a number of them down the runway for her boho-chic fall collection. [NYC, 2/12/10]…

By: Erin Flaherty / February 14, 2010

Sikhs Turn To Mens Fashion Shows And Beauty Pageants To Promote Turbans

You may call fashion your religion, but for some, religion really is fashion. Take the Sikhs, who wear turbans as a sign of commitment to their religion. Yet, more and more, youths are abandoning the headgear as well as facial hair, causing upset community members to react by promoting turbans as a fashion item. Report…

By: Leonora Epstein / July 2, 2009