Don’t let the petite frame and eloquent demeanor fool you. Style and Fashion Expert, Sydne Bolden Long, challenges the unexpected with her unique style perspective. Classic American girls learned how to seamlessly blend high fashion apparel with affordable items, studying Sydne’s monthly Instant Style column in In Style, where the specialized still life stylist contributed to more than 600 outfits in over 100 issues.
A graduate of Howard University, Sydne counts Janet Jackson as a client, has appeared on the mastheads of Vogue, W, Allure and Honey magazines and has worked closely with brands such as BCBG Max Azria, Target and Top Shop. Our sister site Style Blazer gets the inside scoop on how she got her start, getting black women into prominent fashion magazines, getting people celebrity style for less, and more.
In the newest episode of How I Made It, the humble fashion critic candidly describes how she reached the top.