Conversation: Ebony Fashion Fair and the European Connection

Shayla Simpson, former Ebony Fashion Fair model, commentator, and buyer

Hear fashion consultant Shayla Simpson, a former Ebony Fashion Fair model, commentator, and buyer, as she discusses what it was like to work and travel with Eunice Johnson to the couture design houses in Europe to purchase fashions for Ebony Fashion Fair.

This program relates to the exhibition Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair and is a collaboration with the Embassy of France and the Embassy of Italy as part of the European Month of Culture. Fee: $10/museum members and GW students, faculty, and staff; $15/public. Advance registration is required; space is limited. Register online or call 202-994-7394.