When sneakers fly: Nike Pegasus

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus

So somehow running evolved into a high jump – several high jumps actually. After all who can resist a flying leap over a fountain even if just figuratively — especially while wearing your Nike Air Zoom Pegasus and cute athletic wear? Added to that according to Greek mythology Pegasus was a winged stallion. So “flying”

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11 picks from the Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale

Soooooo it’s a long weekend. We all know this translates into at least a little bit (or a lot) of shopping especially if Nordstrom is having its half yearly sale!!! I’ve shared my top picks with you all under $50.00!!! You cannot beat that! These $28.00 jeans and that red tassel necklace are begging for

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Annie Spano: Cultivating a new norm with Style Collective

“You don’t need to be competitive to make it to the top, you can be supportive of others while still fighting for your success every single day.” This is Annie Spano’s message to women everywhere and especially Style Collective , a platform for female influencers to connect, grow, and learn how to be successful bloggers and

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Haute Step Hems and Holes: Jeans Today

Step hem jeans

Step hems and holes in jeans are a do! Recently however while skimming through instagram I saw a post of some really holey jeans with the step hem. I’m not talking ripped or frayed but huge holes – rat bitten almost. And they looked oh so haute!  I couldn’t help but ask myself when did

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THE SHOULDER BARING FASHION TREND

Off the shoulder fashion trend

The off the shoulder trend which highlights the femininity and delicate lines of the shoulder is alive and well. We can all thank Michelle Obama and her cold shoulder look for that! When I think of the shoulders though, I don’t think of delicate. I think of strength. There’s an old proverb which says “don’t

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Fashion Nerd, Amy Roiland shares her story

The dictionary defines nerd as “a person considered to be socially awkward, boring, and unstylish. Yet Amy Roiland, the CEO of Fashion Tap and self proclaimed fashion nerd  is anything but socially awkward, unstylish or boring. In fact, Amy’s distinctive style in her instagram gallery would have you oohing and aahing. She was also fearless

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No time for fashionably late

Sitting waiting for the train this week reminded me that God’s never ever fashionably late. Sometimes however, the wait is the hardest part of the journey. I’m so thankful though for the promise that “they that wait on the Lord, shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, and

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Blog writing tips from a best selling author

Karolyne Roberts, best selling author on Amazon and the founder of The Writers Retreat insists that she is a simple woman — “just a little lip balm.” Looking at how stunning she is you’d agree that she needs no make-up. What’s most obvious about Karolyne however, is her beautiful spirit. You can sense it in her

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Rolling out the white for spring

It’s funny how a single color could herald a season. Yes I know the rule of no white after  Labor Day has long been defunct yet white for spring and especially summer is till the popular thing to do. Interestingly enough a recent article from Refinery 29 called white Spring’s Fail-Safe Color. Being from the

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My blue leopard print shoe

We recently celebrated the Style Collective Podcast Launch — Becoming Fearless.  Fearless for me is not the absence of fear but the presence of courage.  The becoming is in the pushing as it’s an intentional action to push beyond inhibitions, insecurities and self doubt to seize the moment. It’s about having the courage to pick

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Empowering women with fashion

She had been running at 70 miles an hour for weeks.  Flitting from event to event, girl trips, and blogging and sharing on Instagram all along the way. Today I caught her running to the bank to set matters in order prior to her upcoming trip to the Cayman Islands. But while in her Uber,

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