I usually wear a lot of color, but I was feeling super inspired by the challenge of how I could make a black and white outfit more interesting using pattern and texture. I think I achieved that with the “Game of Thrones” vest, jacquard ponte pants, silk scarf, and leopard print flats (details on where I bought the items below).
Lately I’ve been feeling a bit preppy, and it’s been really fun to explore this side of my fashion personality. I used to think I could only wear things that hugged my curves or showed skin, in order to feel sexy and confident. But I’m discovering that sexy is an attitude, and that the fashion possibilities … [Read more…]
I’m a Virgo. But does my personal style match the characteristics of my zodiac sign? Let’s see… Well, I’m definitely those things, but I’d like to think there is more to me than my perfectionism. I’m also creative, generous, and humorous. I have a penchant for bright colors, bold patterns, and comfort, above all. Below … [Read more…]
I’m a Black woman who yearns for a better ass. It wasn’t always flat. It used to be high and round and lovely. But about 11 years ago I had a nasty fall on some steps, and my butt literally landed where the tread meets the risers. It was incredibly painful, but I never went … [Read more…]
OK. I seriously need to commit waaayyyy more time to this. Blogging, I mean. After a long day at work, what I often do is totally chill out. A nice dinner with the hubby followed by watching TV or reading books together (or separately), stretching, more reading, and to bed. It’s a routine. I’m used … [Read more…]
I know I’m not alone in this. I have so much going on in my life right now, and at times it feels completely unmanageable. I have a full time job which is extremely stressful; I have a marriage that requires time and commitment; I’m an activist, blogger, model and writer too. Many of … [Read more…]