Stop Acting Brand New: Are Brand Names Qualifiers for Style?

I’m going to need your help with this article. Over the past year of fashion blogging, I’ve perused looklive, YouTubers documenting the style of artists like Playboi Carti, Travis Scott and Kanye West. I’ve also checked out the street style of different people on PAUSE, a street style publication based out of the U.K., and have peeped countless outfits of celebrities on Instagram. These celebrities, more often than not, are shown wearing brand names. Some … Read MoreStop Acting Brand New: Are Brand Names Qualifiers for Style?

Subjective Style Advice: Less is More

I’m sitting here on my laptop looking up different shoes and boots from Kanye West’s line just because, as well as articles surrounding “the Yeezy hype.” I don’t own a pair Yeezy boots or shoes, but if I did own a pair, I would flip the crap out of them. Why? Because most Yeezy shoes and boots, unlike cars, appreciate in value. HOWEVER, I’m not here to discuss sneakers and streetwear. I’ll leave that for … Read MoreSubjective Style Advice: Less is More

ASK AND YOU SHALL RECEIVE: CYBER MONDAY 2017 DEALS ARE HOT OFF THE PRESS

Happy post-Thanksgiving. It’s less than a month until Christmas. I pray you’ve recovered from your meals on Thursday. If not, I’m sorry? The only thing that could make you feel better is what? Yep, you guessed it – Cyber Monday 2017. Today’s the day we all lose our minds and shop online all day long. For good reason though. Retailers like ASOS are offering 30% off everything using the code EPIC30. Additionally, Forever 21 is … Read MoreASK AND YOU SHALL RECEIVE: CYBER MONDAY 2017 DEALS ARE HOT OFF THE PRESS

The Cardinal Sin: Wearing White After Labor Day

“Can I wear white after Labor Day?” I do not know how many times I’ve heard someone ask this question. Actually, I do – countless times. I’m sure you’ve heard this question thrown around, and around…and around. Why do we question if it is acceptable to rock white after Labor Day? It’s just another color. Oh, America and your traditions. Obviously confused about why it’s widely assumed you should not wear white after labor day, … Read MoreThe Cardinal Sin: Wearing White After Labor Day

Y’ALL KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS: BLACK FRIDAY 2017 DEALS HAVE ARRIVED

The moment we’ve all been waiting for… Black Friday 2017 is here and we’re expected to blow our spending expectations out of the water once again! Don’t know where to start? It’s OK. I’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking to make a big splash online, or purchase the essentials in-store – you will find some jaw-dropping discounts at your fingertips below. Let’s go! Black Friday 2017 Retail Roundup ALDO Amazon I checked the deals … Read MoreY’ALL KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS: BLACK FRIDAY 2017 DEALS HAVE ARRIVED

If You’re Reading This It’s Not Too Late: Bar Soap or Face Wash?

This is my first installment of a post geared towards wellness and health. I believe health and fashion are synonymous – if you look good on the outside, then you’ll feel good on the inside. (Could I sound any more cliché..?) Let me set the stage for you. For all my life, and I do mean all, I used bar soap to wash my face. Dove, Ivory, African black soap – the list goes on. … Read MoreIf You’re Reading This It’s Not Too Late: Bar Soap or Face Wash?

Looking Inside My Closet: How Do I Avoid Becoming a Repeat Offender

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas fool! The time of the year where wardrobe staples are vital to the lifeblood of your being. Oops, I meant closet. OK, I’ve clearly been watching one too many dramas like Billions, but do you get the point? Many of us want to wear certain items in our closet without looking like we repeat outfits everyday. Hold up, wait a minute. Scratch that statement … Read MoreLooking Inside My Closet: How Do I Avoid Becoming a Repeat Offender

Top Five No Debating: Urban Outfitters

It’s that time of the year again. As Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Christmas roll around, retailers start to offer HUGE discounts on a wide array of products. From boots to accessories, you can find almost anything on sale. So that made me wonder…why not start a series of posts including the top five items to purchase from “insert retailer here”? And even better, why not include some items that are currently on sale within these … Read MoreTop Five No Debating: Urban Outfitters

When Fashion Blogging Takes a Turn for the Worst

So one day I was having a conversation with a Milwaukee fashion blogger who will remain nameless, you chatty Patty. This fashion blogger was like a handful of others prior to blogging – interested in fashion, but too busy (and perhaps lazy) to blog. “Why would I waste my time on social media or a website blogging about…fashion? (Scoffs) Talk about superficial.” Finally Broke Down Months rolled on and others noticed this blogger had a … Read MoreWhen Fashion Blogging Takes a Turn for the Worst