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EMERGE In Color Curated by Maison Black and The Black Fashion Movement 

is a luxury boutique experience exclusively selling merchandise created by Black designers and Black-owned brands 

curated by Tori Nichel, Founder/Chief Creative Officer of Maison Black and Frenchye M. Harris, Founder/ CEO of the Black Fashion Movement.

We are inviting Black designers and Black-owned brands to apply to be a featured brand at 

 EMERGE In Color .

Beverly Center

Los Angeles, CA
June 16 – July 23



  • 5 week luxury retail experience in the Beverly Center on the 7th floor and virtually on MasionBlack.shop for Black-owned beauty, fashion, accessories, home decor, home interiors, and art

  • Business development workshops

  • Media exposure, both regionally and nationally

  • An opportunity to penetrate the luxury retail market

  • An opportunity to meet retail and Fashion Industry Experts

  • Participation in pre-event virtual and live activities and promotion

  • Opportunities for private shopping appointments or VIP experiences

  • Promotion on the BFM, Maison Black, and the Beverly Center websites, social media pages, and email marketing campaigns

  • An opportunity for additional retail space leasing- post event

  • Designer Spotlight feature on the BFM and Maison Black website and social media pages

  • Inclusion in a curated capsule collection with exclusive products to be sold on MaisonBlack.shop


  • Designers must complete and submit the online application.
  • Designers must submit a non-refundable $50 application processing fee.
  • Designers are selected by the Black Fashion Movement (BFM). Maison Black (MB), and representatives from the Emerge in Color (EIC) initiative.
  • Selected designers will have the opportunity to participate for the entire event, one week, multiple weeks, or for a weekend trunk show.
  • Selected designers will need to provide the appropriate amount of merchandise for the timeframe that they will be present at the event.
  • Selected designers will be required to sign a participation agreement, and pay all participation fees and commissions.
  • Selected designers will be required for marketing and promoting their involvement in the event via social media, email marketing, etc.
  • Selected designers will need to be available for all press interviews and private appointments.
  • Selected designers should be able to provide a sample of their collection for review upon request.

BFM Announcements

The Black Fashion Movement has joined forces with Maison Black to curate the Emerge in Color initiative at the Beverly Center June 16 - July 23

Emerge In Color application open dates: April 1st - April 22nd

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