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Stylist Maeve Reilly dishes on singer-actress Janelle Monae's fashion evolution

Stylist Maeve Reilly dishes on singer-actress Janelle Monae's fashion evolution

Singer Janelle Monae has already established herself on the stage, known for her high-energy performances, powerful voice and sharp black and white suits. This year she’s also emerged as an acting force to be reckoned with, breaking out in two of the season’s most praised films, “Moonlight” and “Hidden Figures.” She’s also logged a record number of red carpet appearances over the last 12 months, showing off style that’s evolved from androgynous to feminine. Her longtime stylist Maeve Reilly chatted with WWD about how she creates Monae’s many black and white looks.

WWD: How did you and Janelle first begin working together?

Maeve Reilly:...

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