Shari Henry

The Joséphine Baker dress, a capped sleeve sheath mesh gown with a double split over a strapless spandex bodysuit. (Image: Marvin Joseph)
Shari Henry, Fashion Design '08, is a Washington, D.C.–based designer who designs custom urban streetwear for men and women, inspired by the movies Black Panther and 300 and manufactured by a local collective that she oversees. She launched her eponymous brand in September 2018. She is also part of Macy’s Fashion Incubator, which provides emerging designers mentorship and workspace in the store.