Re- styling: Making an old thang new again!

As a wardrobe stylist it is very difficult for me to fight the urge of always wanting to add pieces to my wardrobe. Now don’t get me wrong! I love buying clothes, but I’ve learned once you have a few basics re-styling is very easy. And the excess of clothing created by continuously shopping isn’t…

Get over with overalls!

I was not always fan of overalls. I viewed overalls as that fashion trend worn by farmers and plumbers. In the 90s overalls were favorable among grunge music lovers. Even then, I found them simply slouchy, big and unattractive. I am not sure on when I decided overalls was the style I wanted to try,…

My Wash-day Chronicles: Shea Moisture review

As a kinky girl I tend to try out various natural hair products, always on the hunt for that one product that will give me flawless curls and not to mention,much needed moisture. Shea Moisture was probably the very first product line I used when I officially joined the kinky life. After binging on one…

The Ideal Backpack!

After a few trips on the bus and train it was clear to me that my one shoulder Vera Bradley work bag was not going to work. I found myself struggling to carry my once dependable bag and my purse, while still trying to hold on during the hustle and bustle of my rides.  It…

I love Styles on a Budget…

Moving back to NY after  17 years proved to be just as hectic as I thought it would be. So much about my hometown has changed,but there is so much that has remained the same. Like finding awesome looks on a  budget. And trust me in this city a style budget it what you need,…

Looking Fab Shouldn’t Break the Bank!

I have made this statement so many times, regarding so many outfits. I simply can’t help it! Like any other woman I love looking amazing. I take such pride in each look day-to-day. Not because I care about what others think, but simply because when I look good…I feel GREAT. As though I can conquer…

Look good! Feel great! 

I am a big believer in the statement “If you look good,then you’ll feel great”. I work in a profession where business casual has become too casual. Like any profession it is stressful and demanding,yet I don’t feel it should be worn like armour.  As a teacher…as a professional I believe it’s important to look…