Fairy Dust…

  So many times, the balance of being plus size as well as stylish has been challenged and even if the plus size community is winning so far with hashtags such as #effyourbeautystandards, #beautyincurves and so on, we still have a lot of work to do… Big girls have been taunted about wearing tutu/tulle skirts, […]

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Pink Dusk…

Just yesterday, I was going to write this whole epistle about how perfect the weather is, tempting us to bare our shoulders and wear pastels.. Well, I TAKE IT BACK.. It is Winter all over again. You step out in New York and pray to God that you are neither over dressed nor under dressed… […]

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Wedding, Set, Go!!!

WEDDING SEASON IS HERE!!! For those of us who are still single yet ignoring DMs and text messages, the dreaded season is upon us, the season of love, style, glamour and honestly bride envy. As it gets warmer, we are bombarded with occasions, festivities and activities which can sometimes take a toll on our closet and […]

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Color Me Afrique…

Color is such an intriguing medium of expression, self love and beauty, hence, fashion enthusiasts commit to the art of display, “marketing” their point of view through the spectrum of color. Color gives us the ease to be whomever we want to be, channeling different eras and moods into an outfit. Since my childhood days, my love for colors […]

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Boho meets SoHo…

As stylists and/or style enthusiasts, we are encouraged to be a unique voice and have a style unique to us. Then again, we are also told to push past the boundaries of our imagination and revamp fashion trends and styles. We are encouraged to try new styles because we never know what surprises awaits us. Personally, […]

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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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Hues, Prints & Accents

“ when in doubt, wear red and prints……” It is always fun turning a basic look to something more bourgeoise. To amp up your basic, you could always accent with either a print and/or a bold color, like I did with my green bag. Not only does it tie your look together, but it also makes your basic […]

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