This week has been one of the coldest in recorded history. It’s hard to fathom that spring is around the corner. If you are like me, when I shop, i want to wear my clothes immediately. I hate waiting. But, we all know it makes no sense to look like a whole fool wearing out-of season fashions. Unless, you get creative!
“How do you do fellow kids?!” LOL! Do you ever feel weird when you see a style or trend that some would call ‘young’?
Lets talk about aging and getting dressed. As a woman past 30, I’m always conflicted about dressing ‘my age’. I’ve always skewed young, most people pointing out that I don’t look my age. Even when I was in my 20’s my face has read younger. Also, I’ve always worked in youth development, so it makes sense for me to be up with the young people. From music to fashion, I love being on the cusp of the ‘come up’! Continue reading “STYLE: Too old for the trends?”
Today is the First Day of Fall! Listen, I love all the seasons, but FALL is BAE! It’s the perfect mix of warm days, cool nights, beautiful scenery, and excited events. Dressing for Fall might be my most favorite sport! The layers, oh the wonderful layers!
But, when it comes to Fall Fashion in the south, I’ve learned a couple tricks and taken lots of photos. Leave your thick sweaters and over the knee boots in the closet for a few more weeks. You have to be a bit more creative when dressing for fall in the south! Today I share some of my fave fall looks (and a couple of style hacks!) to help you survive Fall in the south
Let’s talk about underwear! Y’all, I’m mad at people wear the WRONG UNDERWEAR at the WRONG TIME! I’m mad at people wearing too small panties, too big panties, and just sad panties. Also, did you KNOW that you are supposed to get new underwear EVERY SIX MONTHS! Yes, girl! Like, throw the daily panties away and start fresh! So let’s talk about the right time, to wear the right panties.
Around the time when Sisqo sung the THE THONG SONG, thong sales just went through the roof. Victoria’s Secret saw such an increase in thong sales, the retailer was brought back to life! Ladies everywhere (all shapes and sizes) decided that they too must be about the business of a thong. I’m not saying you shouldn’t wear a thong I’m saying, you need . Thongs shouldn’t be your ONLY style of underwear you choose, here’s several reasons why: Continue reading “What to Wear: Thongs, Briefs, or Boy Shorts”
I’m so excited to have my first feature of 2018 in FabUPlus magazine! Yes! The team at FabUPlus contacted me about their Spring 2018 Issue, ‘Athleisure’ Story. Y’all know I’m the queen of sneakers and dresses! I was more than happy to supply the magazine with a photo in one of my fave looks: This bomb body con dress & clutch from ASOS (2015) and … Continue reading MY LIFE: Athleisure feature in FABUPLUS Spring 2018
GAWD, PacFest, Fellavision, and The E.E.O.G. teamed up to bring Nashville the most immersive advanced screening of Marvel’s Black Panther. This Black Carpet event was complete with paparazzi and everyone SHOWED OUT in royal attire and melanin influenced t-shirts! I was so happy to be invited to cover the event, see the movie, and be immersed in amazing authentic blackness! For my first viewing of Black … Continue reading Nashville Celebrates Wakanda!
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Happy New Year! It’s the season of ‘New Year, New Me’! On Instagram, I asked my followers if they were thinking about changing their style for the new year. Most answered, “no”, stating that cost and not knowing where to start. I thought I’d share FIVE easy tips to help you update your style!
We are a couple days away from 2018. While I rock this gorgeous black dress from Eleven60, I thought it would be a good time to look forward for 2018. I’m a fan of a resolution. I don’t let haters distract me from making a goal for my life. Some goals, I hit, and some fall by the wayside. BUT, I tried and that’s more to say than the person laughing, while you are trying. Don’t be afraid to set a goal!
#WhatToWear: Check out these FAB looks for your New Year’s Eve style inspiration! Continue reading What to Wear: Celebrate New Year’s Eve!