BGN Presents: 15 Favorite Looks from AFROPUNK 2017

AFROPUNK was a celebration of Black excellence and fashion

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This past weekend was AFROPUNK, a celebration of Black excellence and, more importantly, the weekend where Black people pull all the fashion stunts. I’ve always viewed AFROPUNK looks as a cross between fashion and cosplay, and these festival-goers don’t disappoint. Here are our favorite looks!

    1. These ladies are giving us afro-futuristic Powerpuff GirlsAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    2. Coretta & Cardi B (& some fly red pants)Afropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    3. Former BGN Podcast guest, DeRay, using his body as a canvasAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    4. The friends that stunt together, stays togetherAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    5. Feminists with FrosAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    6. The dress says: Because I’m already freakin fabulous. We agreeAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    7. The power is in their hairAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    8. Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man, aka Miles MoralesAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    9. Bringing new meaning to “rose gold”Afropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    10. Black Nerds UNITE!Afropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    11. Just picture a indie comic starring these fourAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    12. Loud, Cute & Black = The Holy Trinity Afropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    13. Camo and Roses? We dig the comboAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    14. The devil is in the detailsAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion
    15. Last but not least: A LOOKAfropunk, Afro, Punk, Black, Fashion

To see more pictures from the festival and learn about the AFROPUNK community, visit AFROPUNK.com/fashion

*all photos by Leonardo Faierman and Joi Childs

Joi is a Marketer, sometimey writer, sarcasm enthusiast and podcaster for Black Girls Nerds. You can also find her on Twitter (@jumpedforjoi) tweeting about random stuff.

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