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Costume worn by Terry Ellis in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Terry Lynn Ellis, American, born 1963  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber, metal and glittered mesh
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 28 1/2 × 16 in. (72.4 × 40.6 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 27 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (68.6 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 9 3/4 × 12 1/2 in. (24.8 × 31.8 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 × 12 1/4 in. (20.3 × 31.1 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 10 in. (14 × 8.3 × 25.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 10 in. (14 × 8.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.10.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5619f1817-3baf-4991-b60a-f4477aadfc4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.10.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Costume worn by Cindy Herron in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Cindy Herron, American, born 1961  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber, metal and glittered mesh
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 30 × 16 1/2 in. (76.2 × 41.9 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 28 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (71.1 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 × 13 3/4 in. (25.4 × 34.9 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 1/4 × 12 in. (21 × 30.5 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 × 3 3/8 × 10 3/8 in. (12.7 × 8.6 × 26.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 × 3 3/8 × 10 3/8 in. (12.7 × 8.6 × 26.4 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.11.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57b17fe1c-1842-46aa-af6e-c2763e2771e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.11.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Costume worn by Dawn Robinson in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Dawn Sherrese Robinson, American, born 1965  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 30 × 18 in. (76.2 × 45.7 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 29 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (73.7 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 × 12 in. (25.4 × 30.5 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 7 3/4 × 10 1/2 in. (19.7 × 26.7 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/4 × 3 3/8 × 9 3/8 in. (13.3 × 8.6 × 23.8 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/8 × 9 3/8 in. (13.3 × 7.9 × 23.8 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.8.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd568f35280-dab4-4182-a2bb-a3426d3ad1e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.8.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Costume worn by Maxine Jones in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Maxine Jones, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 29 × 19 1/2 in. (73.7 × 49.5 cm)
H x W x D (.1, dress, on form): 28 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (71.1 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 1/4 × 14 in. (26 × 35.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/4 × 10 × 9 in. (23.5 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 × 10 3/4 in. (20.3 × 27.3 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 9 3/4 in. (13.3 × 8.3 × 24.8 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/8 × 9 3/4 in. (13.3 × 7.9 × 24.8 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.9.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57d7313a8-63ef-4f29-b7e4-bd71ff07fb59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.9.1-.4ab
Online Media:

BLK Vol. 2 No. 2

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Lavender Light, American, founded 1985  Search this
AIDS Project East Bay, American, founded 1983  Search this
Larry Saxxon, American  Search this
Cleo Manago, American, born 1963  Search this
Minority AIDS Project, American, founded 1985  Search this
Rev. Carl Bean, American, 1944 - 2021  Search this
Phill Wilson, American, born 1956  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
George Augustus Stallings Jr., American, born 1948  Search this
Black Gay and Lesbian Leadership Forum, American, 1988 - 2003  Search this
Danitra Vance, American, 1954 - 1994  Search this
Keith St. John, American, born 1957  Search this
Barbara Smith, American, born 1946  Search this
Assotto Saint, Haitian American, 1957 - 1994  Search this
African-American Lesbian and Gay Alliance, American, founded 1986  Search this
Ayofemi Stowe Folayan, American, born 1950  Search this
Patrick Kelly, American, 1954 - 1990  Search this
Alvin Ailey, American, 1931 - 1989  Search this
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Ice-T, American, born 1962  Search this
Essence Magazine, American, founded 1970  Search this
Living Colour, American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
February 1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Gender  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Spirituality  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.15
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
HIV/AIDS Activist Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae928a8b-0202-4a36-b9f5-ba1cce9baa6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.108.15

Costume worn by a male dancer in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber with metal zippers
Dimensions:
H x W: 71 × 18 in. (180.3 × 45.7 cm)
H x W x D (On form): 67 × 21 × 15 in. (170.2 × 53.3 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
body stockings
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dance  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b9cb28d9-bf72-4e28-b5e7-a78357b82bb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.7

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