Chic and In Charge: 10 African-American Fashion Executives
While Michelle Obama is the reigning queen of fashion in Washington, Robin Givhan gives her a run for the money. Ever glamorous her greatest flourishes come not by way of dressing up, but sitting down to write. In 2006 she became the first journalist to ever take home a Pulitzer for fashion writing. Last year she moved her byline from the Washingot Post to Newsweek and The Daily Beast. As special correspondent for style and culture she serves up witty insights into what clothing says about our civilization, or lack thereof.