A little over a year ago, I had a horrible experience which caused all of my hair to break off. Since then, I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect clip in hair extensions for African American hair. After much trial and error, I’ve finally found them. ONYC Hair reached out to me to be an … Continue Reading

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Every season I look forward to the GEORGINE show, with bated breath– knowing that it will leave me awestruck and inspired. The GEORGINE Spring 2017 collection was no different. I scurried into Skylight Clarkson Square just as the show was beginning, my wannabe Rockstuds clacking against the stark white linoleum floor, as I made my way … Continue Reading

One of my favorite parts of New York Fashion Week is trend spotting. While most people are focused on the clothes, a less obvious but just as important aspect is the nail polish trends. Essie invited me to come backstage at a few runway shows to get an exclusive first look at the New York Fashion … Continue Reading

Get Runway Ready Nails

Modern romance– the two words that came to mind while I watched the Michael Costello SS17 runway show today. The eponymous label featured flowing, billowy fabrics, and brought the off the shoulder trend to a fever pitch. The show opened with a model strutting down the runway in what can only be described as the … Continue Reading

Since the dawn of time, it seems women have always been told we need a little black dress in our closets. If you forego this wardrobe staple, your closet will certainly feel incomplete. I like to think that I’m not a slave to fashion– But we’re talking about the same girl who impulsively threw away … Continue Reading

Shop The Look

The value of a go to pair of heels cannot be overstated. When your friends suggest an impromptu meet up for dinner or you get a last minute invite to a soiree, having a chic pair of heels that are incredibly comfortable yet play nice with all of the other items in your closet, can … Continue Reading

Get The Look

Hello, long time no talk! I’ve been putting off writing this post because I had no idea what I was going to write about. Then it hit me– How to dress well even when you’re broke. As a young recent grad in New York just starting out in my career, I have to adhere to … Continue Reading

Get The Look

Happy Monday! I thought the Essie Jelly Apple nail polish would be the perfect color to usher in the unofficial beginning of summer. This bright, punchy red is gorgeous and really does look like an apple. Every time I wear this shade, I’m instantly  in a better mood. You just can’t be sad while wearing … Continue Reading

Get The Look

All my life I’ve been plagued with perfectionism. It’s caused me to doubt myself and worst of all lend an overly critical eye to my work. This results in me editing and revising, over and over again. Yet, never releasing what I’m working on because, I still don’t think it’s ready. I distinctly remember feeling frustrated … Continue Reading

Get The Look

Here in NYC, it went straight from winter to summer overnight. This cute side braid is my saving grace during the summer months because I sweat so much when it’s hot out. Having this go-to hairstyle that’s stylish but also keeps my hair from  getting really frizzy while I sweat. The best part is that … Continue Reading