“God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved…” Psalm 46:5 This is the scripture that Fashion Designer Michelle Charise uses as her fuel. And what a powerful fuel it is as it reminded her that she could conquer New York Fashion Week (NYFW). As I listened to her share her fashion
I know somewhere there is an over dressed anonymous meeting. Raise your hand if you need to go to those meetings too! Even when you tell me not to dress up, and I really try NOT to dress up I still end up being dressed up — especially if you give me too much time.
Dressing for work does not have to be boring. We have way too many options to add pep to out outfits today while still remaining professional. Here are a few ideas to add interest to your work wardrobe. You can shop my outfit here! 1. Mix and match your suits. You can stay in the
One of my favorite brands to wear is tovholy. Their clothes are so chic, edgy, full of flair, well made and make a statement every time you wear them. Anddddd this weekend they are on sale on Hautelook including my multi print maxi skirt and a bishop sleeve blouse similar to the one I’m wearing
Summer is here in all its glory with it lush green grass, an array of flowers and the sting of the hot sun. It’s also an opportunity to go bold in your wardrobe! With greenery being the pantone color there’s lots of green pieces in the store. I chose to go one of my favorite
There was a time when we were all looking for that statement shoe — I like to call them my “speak to me shoes.” — or even a statement bag. Today however, we are all about the statement sleeves — frilled, ruffled, bubbled, bishop…you name it! (Cue Shirley Caesar’s song HA!) Its quite fascinating actually.
“MEL” or Polished Professionals as we know her is the epitome of class and grace. Her chosen Instagram name fits her perfectly as I’ve never seen her veer from her personal brand. No ripped jeans for MEL! Given her chosen profession you’d quickly assume her attire is as a result of her legal profession. For
Growing up I used to read a lot of Danielle Steele novels. One story in particular the heroine never wore jeans or even sneakers for that matter. She always wore tailored pants. If you know anything about Danielle Steele novels you know her characters were always classy, well educated and well traveled. I remember thinking
Last week I went to New York and Co. I only went to purchase a gift card or so I thought. Who was I fooling though!?! The clothes were literally calling my name. Needless to say a little floral blouse happened to leave with me. [yes happened, don’t you judge me!!! LOL] I didn’t buy
Being home from college meant a trip to one of my haunts — the park. I had so many memories from as far back as elementary school. From walking to the park with my classmates every end of year to through 5th grade to running around the lake for my cardio at the park as
One thing that’s clear about Joy or Afrostylicity as we know her on instagram is that she’s an over achiever. Joy and her family migrated to the United States from Kenya for school. Being an immigrant myself I understand the challenges of a new culture and way of life. I understand too how these challenges
The fact is I just love flowers — any and all kinds. Alas, I’ll hold my hand up high and declare I do not have a green thumb. Though I can’t get flowers to grow in my garden they are more than welcome in my closet! So when designers give a nod to florals —