MY MANTRA

Remember who you are is a constant chant in my household. Every time I was leaving for boarding school, my father always sent me off with those parting words. Fast forward to my current life, there has been a lot happening to me, breaking me to my most vulnerable but also building me to my […]

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Bra or Bikini…

Vacations are always something to look forward to. A vacation be it “mini”, “midi” or “maxi” is always a production for me. I get so determined and creative about what to wear and how to wear it and then down the line, get anxious and frustrated if they do not turn out the way I […]

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Denim December…

As fashion connoisseurs, we know that like the infamous LBD, no closet is complete without denim. Denim in the fashion industry has become so relevant because of its resilient nature and its ability to continue reinventing itself. From the regular straight leg to the bootcut to high waisted and now the culottes and shredded hem line jeans, […]

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The Socialite…

The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in […]

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FIGUREtively Speaking…

“There is no wrong way to have a body” – Glenn Maria Before a lightbulb moment where I knew what direction to take with this photoshoot, I had literally no idea what to write. In bed this rainy morning, I love the smell of rain as it hits the ground and almost rot leaves, the reassured […]

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Naturally Unapologetic…

Apologize for what? Apologize to whom? I represent who I am and whom I want to be I will wear what I want, how I want, where I want without answering to you I am black! I am thick!! I am beautiful!!! I am whatever the hell I say I am I will do what […]

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Kente Affair II

As individuals, we are faced daily with the insurmountable need to please: please ourselves, please others and it is even worse when it comes to fashion. We are questioned: Are you supposed to wear that? Do you really think you should wear that color and/or colors?  The answer is ,”Yes you can” (no political pun […]

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