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Category: Fashion

How to Transition Summer Clothes into Fall

The weather between the summer and fall seasons can be tricky. Mornings are cool and breezy then get warmer as the day goes on. It’s so confusing because one moment it feels like sweater weather then the next moment I’m still wearing shorts and tanks. Mother Nature needs to figure out if she wants us […]

Where to Get Fall 2018 Hair Accessory Trends

Switching up the hair is always a fun event. I try to get creative with my hair sometimes whether for special occasions or just because. I style my hair weekly so there are times where One way to change up the hair and keep the creativity flowing are with accessories. There was one time in […]

5 Fall 2018 Color Trends and How to Wear Them

This may be the first fall season in a while where you don’t only see the same jewel-or darker-toned colors. Summer didn’t want to go anywhere so it looks like part of the season crept over into the fall season. Still expect to see the usual darker colors but the amount of brightness from the […]

St. Pete Art and Fashion Week is a bridge of 2 worlds

Where else can you go in Tampa Bay that mixes the art and fashion worlds? We already have Tampa Bay Fashion Week but Dana Crowley of Luxe Fashion Group decided to do something different. The September/October issue of St. Pete Life Magazine is out and readers can learn all about what’s happening in the city. St. […]

Fall 2018 Denim Trends to Know

Denim is one of the most versatile pieces of clothing in all of our closets. Every pair serves some kind of purpose: a pair for dressing up on special occasions, running weekend errands, travel, or nostalgia. Denim is just one of those things we can’t live without. Another great thing about denim is its versatility. […]

Who was Best Dressed at the 2018 Video Music Awards?

I have fond memories of watching the VMAs since I was a kid. I can remember my cousins and I being so excited because that meant we’d get to see some bomb performances from our favorite people at the time. My jaw dropped when I was sitting in the living room watching Britney with the […]

#BlackIsBeautiful: Black Women on the Cover of September Issues

Growing up, the motto was always “root for everybody black”. As a Black woman, I get excited each and every time there is a Black woman doing something great. Magazine covers are apart of that criteria. Whenever I can, if there is a Black woman on a magazine cover, I’m buying it. Black women don’t […]

#PajamaMama: How to Be Pajama Chic Without Looking Ready for Bed

We all love a good pair of pajamas. On those days when you have no plans and If it was allowed, I’d wear a nice pair of pj’s all day everyday. Fortunately for homebodies like me and everyone else that LOVES to be comfy, wearing them out in public isn’t a taboo thing. The pajama […]

#BlackExcellence: Best Dressed at the 2018 BET Awards

The BET Awards show is the highlight of the summer. Black Twitter is on their phones with their TV’s on loud, all the snacks at their disposal, and ready to let the jokes fly. Every year has a slew of classic moments that stay in the Twittersphere forever. I get excited each year when it […]

#KillingTheGame: 8 Black Women in Fashion to Follow On IG

Black women bring me inspiration on a daily basis. Whether it’s hair, music, or style, I can always find something to add to my everyday life. I’ve said this before but I think Black women find inspiration in each other because we don’t look the same. We have different looks and vibes…it’s consistently something unexpected. I […]