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Tracee Ellis Ross Wore Mostly Black Designers To Host The American Music Awards

"I’ve featured black designers in all of my @AMAs press looks, and will do the same for all my show looks tonight!"

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Last night, award-winning actress Tracee Ellis Ross hosted the 2018 American Music Awards. And being that she's queen of laughs and looks, the Black-ish star made a point to spotlight 11 black fashion designers throughout the night. "I’ve featured black designers in all of my @AMAs press looks, and will do the same for all my show looks tonight!" she tweeted before the show.

I’ve featured black designers in all of my @AMAs press looks, and will do the same for all my show looks tonight! Stay tuned for look-by-look details! #AMAs

This major fashion statement mirrors Issa Rae's decision to wear only black designers at this year's CFDA Fashion Awards, where she also made history as the first person of color to host the show in its 37-year history (Remember that ICONIC Pyer Moss "Every N**** Is A Star" belt?")

Who else is here for all this inclusive black-on-black support? *Raises both hands*

Black, black, black, black, girls run the world, girls girls, black, black, black! Tracee Ellis Ross #AMAs Yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaas!

.@TraceeEllisRoss is wearing all Black designers tonight for the #AMAs. We stan a queen!! 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾

So without further ado, here are all of Tracee's stunning looks from last night:

Kerby Jean-Raymond (Pyer Moss)
Pyer Moss suit; Christian Louboutin pumps; Jacob & Co necklace; DJULA earring; Mattia Cielo earring.
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Pyer Moss suit; Christian Louboutin pumps; Jacob & Co necklace; DJULA earring; Mattia Cielo earring.

Gucci-Dapper Dan
Gucci-Dapper Dan Harlem cape; Nicolas Jebran sequin bodysuit; Nike Air Force 1's; Jacob & Co necklace and earrings; Lillian Shalom custom grill.
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Gucci-Dapper Dan Harlem cape; Nicolas Jebran sequin bodysuit; Nike Air Force 1's; Jacob & Co necklace and earrings; Lillian Shalom custom grill.

Dapper Dan-Gucci Harlem cape.
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Dapper Dan-Gucci Harlem cape.

CD Greene
CD Greene Inc. gold sequin dress.
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CD Greene Inc. gold sequin dress.

Shanel Campbell and Aminah Abdul Jillil
Shanel Campbell skirt; Aminah Jillil shoes; xKarla x When We All Vote t-shirt.
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xKarla x When We All Vote t-shirt.
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 Virgil Abloh (Off-White)
Off-White dress; Christian Louboutin pumps.
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 Olivier Rousteing for Balmain
Balmain dress; Christian Louboutin pumps ; AMWAJ Jewellery earrings.
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Balmain dress; Christian Louboutin pumps ; AMWAJ Jewellery earrings.

Claude Lavie Kameni (Lavie by CK) 
LAVIEbyCK dress; Stuart Weitzman earrings and pumps.
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LAVIEbyCK dress; Stuart Weitzman earrings and pumps.

 Sergio Hudson
Sergio Hudson bodysuit, gloves, belt, and beret; Cesare Casadei pumps; Gucci shades.
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Sergio Hudson bodysuit, gloves, belt, and beret; Cesare Casadei pumps; Gucci shades.

 DÉSHON
DÈSHON suit, earring, & brooch; Tamara Mellon pumps.
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DÈSHON suit, earring, & brooch; Tamara Mellon pumps.

Carly Cushnie (CUSHNIE)
CUSHNIE jumpsuit; Jimmy Choo pumps.
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CUSHNIE jumpsuit; Jimmy Choo pumps.

Which look was your fave?
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    The Pyer Moss pink power suit.
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    The Dapper Dan x Gucci cape and Nicolas Jebran sequin bodysuit.
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    The gold CD Greene gown.
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    The xKarla x “When We All Vote” T-shirt and red skirt by Shanel Campbell
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    The billowing Off-White gown.
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    The Sergio Hudson leopard-print bodysuit.
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    The LavieByCk mermaid gown.
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    The Balmain sequin suit dress.
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    The DÉSHON suit dress.
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Which look was your favorite?
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    The Pyer Moss pink power suit.
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    The Dapper Dan x Gucci cape and Nicolas Jebran sequin bodysuit.
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    The gold CD Greene gown.
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    The xKarla x “When We All Vote” T-shirt and red skirt by Shanel Campbell
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    The billowing Off-White gown.
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    The Sergio Hudson leopard-print bodysuit.
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    The LavieByCk mermaid gown.
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    The Balmain sequin suit dress.
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    The DÉSHON suit dress.




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