Desi Perkins Launches New Fashion Brand DEZI — See Her First Sunglass Collection!

Desi Perkins is leveling up in 2020! The 33-year-old beauty vlogger’s self-funded fashion and lifestyle brand, DEZI, officially launches this week, with a chic sunglass collection dropping Friday.

The affordable collection features plenty of selections to choose from — six styles and 26 colorways, and names like “On Read,” “Fall Back” and “Top Shelf” — with prices ranging from $65 to $85. All will be available for purchase exclusively on the brand’s website, here.

“I’m so excited for people to get their hands on the product we’ve created,” Perkins said in a statement. “As much as they may not realize, this creation process has been completely collaborative with my subscribers. Seeing every DM, every YouTube comment, what they loved and what they didn’t. Each design was thought of with YOU in mind.”

“I don’t want to tell anyone who the DEZI customer is; I want to see how the

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Patrick Starrr Reveals Beauty Brand, One/Size

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Patrick Starrr wants to bring “all-encompassing diversity” to the beauty industry.

Since Jan. 1, the Filipino beauty influencer has been asking his 4.6 million Instagram followers and 4.4 million YouTube subscribers to film themselves saying the following phrase: “Makeup is a one size fits all.”

The “ultimate gag,” Starrr said, is that phrase is the messaging for One/Size, his first cosmetics company and joint venture with Luxury Brand Partners. One/Size will debut at Sephora online on July 17 and in stores on July 30. Starrr will reveal the initial product offering and pricing via social media.

In the seven years since he uploaded his first YouTube video, Starrr has become one of the leading voices in the beauty influencer industry. He paired with MAC Cosmetics in 2017 for a product collaboration that industry sources estimated would surpass $25 million in sales. The one-off

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Patrick Starrr to Launch Makeup Brand, Why Black Beauty Supply Stores Aren’t Always Black-Owned

Plus, online retailer Shein faces criticism for selling an anti-Semitic necklace and Muslim prayer mats as decorative carpets.

Patrick Starrr.
Patrick Starrr.

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.

Beauty influencer Patrick Starrr announces forthcoming cosmetics brand
Patrick Starrr, in joint venture with incubator Luxury Brand Partners, will be launching his own color cosmetics brand, ONE/SIZE on July 17. It will make its debut at Sephora online and will be sold exclusively at all of the retailer’s stores across the U.S. and Canada, as well as in Sephora’s Instagram storefront. Starrr will reveal more details about the products and pricing via social media platforms, per WWD. In an interview with the publication, he said the line will champion inclusivity and be a celebration of “the drag queens, the LGBTQ+, my trans brothers and sisters.” {WWD}

Why Black beauty supply stores aren’t always Black-owned
“Of at

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