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  • SCHOOLED FOR STYLE

    SCHOOLED FOR STYLE by MIMI…

    Hello everyone, I am so excited to announce that we will be branching out. One of my greatest desires is to expand my brand MimiBlaque beyond its current status hence, going forward this new category SCHOOLED FOR STYLE by MIMI has been created. There has been a lot of feedback regarding my blog and while its well appreciated, I just want to reiterate that MimiBlaque is for full-figured, plus sized, somewhere in the middle ladies who are still trying to find their footing in their self-confidence and wardrobe and also the Queens that just enjoy being constantly inspired by others content. Long story short, MimiBlaque is expanding and we will…

  • Fashion

    Styled by NOLA…

    Ever been to a city and you feel like you belong exactly there at that exact time? That was my experience with New Orleans, the culture is so rich and they are o so colorful I was immediately inspired to combine these outfit so I could fit right in. Initially, each piece was to be combined with other plainer outfits but NOLA gave me the confidence to wear color and go bold. As you can see, every article of clothing is a distinct pattern however, this mix and match was successful because I played with the primary colors which were yellow and red hence creating a bold yet cohesive match.…

  • Fashion

    Mixing Prints with Ankara…

    As you may well know, I have a thing for prints and patterns hence incorporating it into my looks is one of my style norms. Mixing prints are great for adding fun to an outfit, especially for this warmer climate. Depending on the prints, it can be uniquely unpredictable but specific to the individual’s choice of color or material. I decided to pair two different prints to achieve my Ankara blocking. Personally, the bolder the print the better however, you do not want to make your outfit overwhelming hence minimal accessories are your best choice. I complimented my look with a solid colored mule. In addition, be mindful when mixing…

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    It’s a Wrap…

    Coming off this insane weather, it is without doubt that our calendars will start getting filled with outdoor activities such as music festivals and picnics and as we know and have probably experienced, outdoor activities can be fun but also very frustrating if you aren’t at your most comfortable. Wrap dresses have always been a consistent item in our closet be it for work or play because not only are they easy to combine with accessories, they are flattering for any body type. For my recent trip to NOLA (post up soon), I sported this ASOS floral wrap high low dress which is very Spring with the bold floral design…