Looks for Days: Janelle Monáe at Paris Fashion Week


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Janelle Monáe hits Paris Fashion Week with electrifying style, but her smize says it all – she’s dressed to kill. A songstress working every angle, she knows what she’s worth and she owns it with everything she’s got.

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Here she is at John Galliano with one of her signature looks: an all-black ensemble and an impenetrable smize.

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Talk about a true summer’s charm, Janelle gets us every time. Her smart style mixed with a dash of funk and fantasy reveals to us her fashion prowess. A trendsetter, eclectic in both image and sound, she shares:

“Embrace what makes you unique, even if it makes others uncomfortable. I believe it's our uniqueness and our unique ideas that make us rock.”

A manifesto of style, self-worth, and authenticity, Janelle lets us know she’s the real deal.

BGF PinckombePatricia Pinckombe is an undergraduate at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. She believes black girls are fly because they don’t ask for permission! Follow her on Instagram @patriciaxx_ or on Twitter @patriciaxx_, chances are she wants to know you!