Get Like Me: Ginger and Liz

Entrepreneurs Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett have transformed shared values into shared success. The best friends and business partners used financial literacy, marketing savvy, and organic relationships to their launch their luxury nail lacquer line Ginger & Liz. Available in a variety of vibrant colors the Ginger & Liz brand is committed to making sure women understand why they have right know what’s in their cosmetics ....more

Vote Now! #ShopLoveBrownSugar “People’s Choice” Business Competition

Hey folks! We’re gearing up for the #ShopLoveBrownSugar Holiday Pop-Up shop which is only 2 weeks away! In celebration of the shop and to encourage even more amazing budding entrepreneurs, we are kicking off the First Annual “People‘s Choice” Business Competition! ...more

LBS Kickin’ It: Sister Souljah’s ‘A Moment of Silence’ Book Launch

Last week I had the privilege of attending an event celebrating the launch of Sister Souljah’s most recent release “A Moment of Silence”...more

Holiday Gift Guide with Simon Premium Outlets

Holiday shopping is on the horizon, and if you’re like me you’re probably already rolling your eyes. The long lines, the long lists and not to mention the toll it takes on your checkbook. Well, here at LoveBrownSugar you know we’re all about getting the look for less and saving a few coins so you can spend them on fun experiences (like travel or brunch – hello?) So when Simon Premium Outlets offered me the opportunity to take a shopping spree and come back with cool but cost-effective gift ideas for you guys, I took them up on the offer ....more

Get Like Me: Artist and Pardon My Fro Entrepreneur Dana Bly

While some may have seen a stint of unemployment as a reason to give up hope Dana Bly found grace in uncertainty. Inspired by the dynamic styles of the natural hair movement and the vibrant moments that occur in everyday life she used her illustration skills to start a small business. Pardon My Fro speaks to women of all backgrounds infusing spice and personality into seemingly dull household items like coffee mugs and shower curtains ....more


The man behind the popular blog Men’s Style Pro is as sharp as his brand. Sabir Peele may have been born and bred in Philly but he’s now a citizen of a world using a host of influences to inspire his diverse sense of style. Working with magazines like Glamour and GQ he’s spread his...more

5 Must Have Shoulder Bags for the Fall

While totes are nice they tend to cause us to pile any and everything we can fit into them. It’s always nice to switch it up a bit, and shoulder bags are the perfect way to do that. These single strap bags lighten your load for only the essentials ....more

LBS Chic: People StyleWatch Holiday Issue Looks

I am SO hyped to announce that you will see yours truly in the December/Holiday issue of People StyleWatch Magazine! I will be featured in a special advertising section all about Holiday trends. Because I love you guys, here’s a sneak peek at the People StyleWatch Holiday “Gotta Get It” Gift Guide spread including information about where you can get all the items I wore in my shoot! ...more


Nana Kwabena was born with rhythm. The talented producer began by his career pounding on pots and pans as a toddler! Now his equipment might be more sophisticated but his passion is as pure as ever ....more

You’re Invited! #ShopLoveBrownSugar 2015 Holiday Pop Up

Hey loves! If you follow me on Instagram, you got a sneak peek a few weeks ago. Though most details are still under wraps, I couldn’t let the weekend go by without sharing my excitement ....more