Shakaila Forbes-Bell has a BSc in Psychology from University College London and was among the first people in the world to hold a Masters Degree in Psychology for Fashion Professionals at University of the Arts London. After her graduation picture went viral she began the process of creating this platform in hopes of introducing the world to the multi-layered discipline that is The Psychology of Fashion.
Her specific area of research concerns diversity in fashion and the importance of multicultural marketing. She believes that people of all races should be able to open a magazine or turn on the TV and see a reflection of themselves.
She has been featured in The Voice Newspaper, Gal-Dem, Shades of Noir, Brooklyn Butthah, Black Matters US and more.
Her work has also been featured in i-D and All Walks Beyond The Catwalk.