Rep Yo Hoodie

I used to sport every color, style-cropped, screen-printed, short or long-sleeved hoodie ever made. That was back in high school and all through college, and now I’m feeling a little resurgence of my hooded jacket cravings. But my taste has changed. Now I fancy a hoodie with style, an air of sophistication if you will. […]

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Fall in Love: Textured Talons

As you may know [if you know me in real life of follow my blog], I’m a nail/nail lacquer freak. I love clean, neat, creative, manicured nails. They can be great conversation pieces, extensions of your personality and accessories to your outfits. Textured nails are trending for fall but they can work in any season, […]

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Gem Class: Anike Jewels

I’ve had the pleasure of encountering and having beautiful artists in my life. This time, I got insight from a designer/model/entrepreneur colleague of mine. Bunmi is a great inspiration as well as fantastic designer and businesswoman. Read on to learn more about her and the light behind Anike Jewels: How did you get started? Anike […]

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Un-Halloweeny Black n Orange

The trick [pun intended] is to combine a nontraditional orange [the 50%red + 50% yellow color] with black. Try a bright blood orange or subdued peachy tint to avoid looking like you’re ready to celebrate the holiday early. And a black backdrop with orange and other colors in its print always works. Imagine a black […]

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There Will Be Oxblood!

Oxblood is one of the hot colors trending this fall and it’s certainly dripping all over the place, from fur trims to shoes to scarves and jackets. It’s a sultry deep purplish red that looks like burgundy or maroon to me, but just saying oxblood is so much more provocative! I find it to be […]

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