If you're part of the #BlackGirlMagic crew, you may remember growing up wearing hair barrettes. They weren't just cute, but also stylish expressions of our love and relationship with our coifs, kinks, and curls. Now, rapper and designer Magnus Juliano is giving us the adult, fly AF designer version and this. S**T. IS. FIRE.
Juliano posted a set of photos on his Instagram, asking Virgil Abloh — the Creative Director for Louis Vuitton — if he could earn an internship because he has some ideas. One idea? 3D-printed hair beads in the LV logo.
As I was getting my edges together, Twitter was going off, like this user who let us know that Louis Vuitton better not play games:
@HausMuva said what we all are thinking... and screaming:
We're obviously reliving our childhood in the best way possible:
And we also ain't settling in 2019. ASK FOR YOUR WORTH, SIS:
In fact, people on Twitter are preachin' and I'm just going to print this out for myself:
Others on Instagram are ready to fight if we see this down the runway without attribution, and honestly I'm there with you:
At the time of publication, Virgil hasn't responded to Magnus' pitch, but we're hoping to hear of a new job REALLLY SOON!