5 Tips for Successful Style Blogging

In my five years as a fashion and beauty blogger, the one question I've gotten most often is about how to do this thing called blogging. For the first time, I'm going to outline some important tips I believe contribute to success as a blogger. I have gleaned some amazing insights from other bloggers in my industry; I plan to highlight some of the people I love and trust in this article as well, so that you can learn from them. ...more
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4 Ways to Try Summer Prints With Nail Art

Need some nail art inspiration? Here are four DIY ways to capture summer's colorful pattern trend -- on your fingertips. ...more
Karen you should really try! I always thought it would be very difficult and wasn't very happy ...more

Shea Moisture: Skincare Essentials for Humid Weather

Hey guys! Last week, I touched down in The Big Easy and couldn't wait to jump into all the Essence Music Festival festivities, including the stops we planned to make along our #NOLACrawl. In preparation for the trip, I made sure to pack a few skincare essentials that will help get me through this long humid weekend in New Orleans. Check out a few skincare must-haves I packed from Shea Moisture....more

Fashion News: Isabel Marant for H&M Collection

Breathe, stretch and get prepared for another sold-out designer H&M collection. Designer extraordinaire, Isabel Marant, has partnered with the fab retailer to produce a winter collection for women and men. Yes, men will be included in an H&M special collection for the first time. Yes H&M. Yes. Marant, who’s been an in-demand clothing savant since ’94, is toting a chic collection that serves her signature Bohemian/gritty/androgynous aesthetic. Are you pumped? I certainly am....more
Oh my! I'm falling in love with Isabel Marant ! Super awesome!!! ...more

5 Chic & Flattering Summer Dress Styles

Dresses are the quintessential fashion item for easy dressing in the summertime. Who has time to worry about separates? Not only are they easy and (literally) breezy, but the perfect dress can do amazing things for your body if you wear them in flattering shapes. Here are five of my favorite dress styles for the summer....more
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Jill Scott Featured on the Cover of EBONY Magazine

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and in celebration of mothers everywhere, EBONY Magazine is celebrating singer/songwriter and actress Jill Scott who covers their May issue on newsstands this month....more

Mix It Up for a Fresh Spring Look

I gushed about my undying love for this Laundry by Shelli Segal coat back in January in my Airing the Laundry post. This time I decided to mix it up with an old top that I normally reserve for spring/summer months, and a few new accessories....more

You Can Wear This: Rock a Leather Dress!

I've had this leather dress from H&M for a few seasons now, but I barely bring it out. So I decided to give it another debut this season. I wore this outfit to New York Fashion Week last September, but it could easily work now with some tights and a jacket, too! ...more
I love leather and I love dresses, so yes!more

Creating Rihanna's Grammys Red Carpet Look

Pop songstress and style icon Rihanna was arguably one of the best-dressed on the red carpet at this year’s Grammy Awards. She showed up rocking a long goddess-like red gown, and a complimentary beauty look that made heads turn. Instead of her edgy rocker cut, she sported long, wavy locks, paired with a bold red lip, red nails, and a sultry cat eye. ...more
She looks beautiful, but the dress would not work well on everyone. You need just the right shape.more

How to Make a Style & Fashion Vision Board

Ever wake up on a Monday morning and fall into a panic attack because, once again, you have “nothing to wear”? Yeah, that happens. Unless your daily activities require a set uniform that takes the guesswork out of getting dressed in the morning, it can be stressful getting dressed in the morning. Whether you have a special occasion to dress up for like an interview, a client meeting or a big presentation at the job, or you just happen to be at a creativity roadblock with your outfit choices, having an inspiration board can really spice things up. You may have amazing style options right at your fingertips but you don’t know it because you’ve never tried to remix your look. Breathe fresh air into your wardrobe by taking your cues from inspiration sources like magazines, websites, and virtual inspiration boards. Here are three inspiration sources anyone can tap into: ...more
lol...I hardly have time to shower and dress myself, let alone put together a style board of ...more