Finnnnnnnnnnnnaallllllllyyyy the season is changing and it’s getting a bit nippy in my neck of the woods-well, desert-so that means layering to keep warm, but not hot, is in order. The key is to team up garments that can be taken off when you’re inside or a little toasty, and add them when the opposite […]Read more "She’s Got Layers..Like an Onion"
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. […]Read more "Rep Yo Hoodie"
Corinne is a super- talented vocal artist with a beautiful voice, great style and a gorgeous head of curly hair. I fell in love with her sound when I heard “Like A Star” and fell in love with her hair shortly after. Today, I’d like to pay a small homage to my acoustic soul sister […]Read more "Curly Girl Rock: Corinne Bailey Rae"
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, […]Read more "Fall in Love: Textured Talons"
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 […]Read more "Gem Class: Anike Jewels"
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 […]Read more "Un-Halloweeny Black n Orange"
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 […]Read more "There Will Be Oxblood!"