Iconic!: Kamala Harris Wears Black Designers On Inauguration Day

Kamala Harris Wears Black Designers For Inauguration Day

Iconic!: Kamala Harris Wears Black Designers On Inauguration Day

Find out more about Christopher John Rogers and Sergio Hudson.

Published January 20th

Written by Tweety Elitou

Kamala Harris is reportedly making a big fashion statement on Inauguration Day. According to CNN Anchor Ana Cabrera, the Vice President-Elect is wearing a polished monochromatic look by Christopher John Rogers and Sergio Hudson

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: (L-R) Doug Emhoff, U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, Jill Biden and President-elect Joe Biden wave as they arrive on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol for  the inauguration on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC.  During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
(Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

So, what makes this ensemble such a monumental moment in fashion (and history)? Well, the soon-to-be Vice President of the United States made it a point to honor Black designers for the historical 59th inauguration. 

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Below, we did some research to learn more about the Black designers that adorned the new VP with her stylish winter ensemble. 

  1. Christopher John Rogers

    Christopher John Rogers is a young Black designer from Baton Rouge who has created looks for celebrities including Beyoncé, Ayesha Curry, and Normani. The designer, who is responsible for Kamala’s trench, currently resides in New York City.

  2. Sergio Hudson

    Sergio Hudson is a Black designer from South Carolina. His designs have been featured on the likes of Tracee Ellis Ross, Taraji P. Hensonand Issa Rae. The seasoned designer perfectly tailored the VP’s inauguration look. 

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris (R) and her husband Doug Emhoff (L) attend services at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle with Congressional leaders prior the 59th Presidential Inauguration ceremony on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
(Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

We are so inspired. Join us in congratulating Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, who will be sworn as President and Vice President of the United States shortly. 

(Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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