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

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

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

The Moment of Truth: When You’re Ballin’ On a Budget (PLUS BUDGET-FRIENDLY SHOPPING GUIDE)

OK, let’s get the elephant out the room. I am not spending countless amounts of money on my outfits. I could easily lie and act like I’m dropping it like it’s hot, buying stuff left and right, waiting to show it off. However, that simply is not the case. Shopping on a budget is my go-to move..always. I don’t want to lie to you, and act like I’m a Public Figure (WHATEVER THAT MEANS) who … Read MoreThe Moment of Truth: When You’re Ballin’ On a Budget (PLUS BUDGET-FRIENDLY SHOPPING GUIDE)

Stylin’ & Profilin’: Kire Dennis aka “Intellect”

I never thought someone would ask me to style them for any occasion, let alone their birthday. Kire Dennis (aka Intellect), a friend of mine since grammar school, wanted to dress to impress on his big day. We started from ground zero, and the the first order of business was determining the dress code for Kire’s landing spot on his birthday. The venue called for a dressier attire, and from there I hopped right on … Read MoreStylin’ & Profilin’: Kire Dennis aka “Intellect”

The $56,000 Wardrobe: Why NBA Players Aren’t Wearing out Their Wallets

According to Forbes, the “average” NBA player made $5,000,000 per year during the 2013-2014 NBA season. Additionally, Time Magazine stated in an article published this year that the “average” NBA player spent about $42,500 a month with 11 percent of that going toward their wardrobe. Broken down further, this equates to $56,100 of their annual budget attributed to their wardrobe assuming they made $5,000,000. John Doe and NBA Player ‘X’ Let’s say you, John or Jane Doe, … Read MoreThe $56,000 Wardrobe: Why NBA Players Aren’t Wearing out Their Wallets