January 2009 was such a momentous time for our country as President Obama was sworn in as our leader and chief. First Lady Michelle turned heads later that evening with her oh so fabulous gown, which was created by a little-known designer by the name of Jason Wu, and a star was born.
searsStyle is making it easy to look fly and fab without draining your bank account. And just to show you what I mean, I have a photo of me dressed in the Kardashian Kollection. Call it my “Splurge vs. Steal”—-getting an expensive look for a lot less!
I got the opportunity to interview television host, style expert, and best selling author Lloyd Boston on the phone prior to his visit here to St. Louis for the Jones New York Get Ready for Fall event at Macy’s at the St. Louis Galleria.
I was given carte blanche by Kiyonna to pick any 1 item of clothing I wanted, and I ended up picking out the red Jemma Ruched Dress with a cross front at the bosom and bunched waistline.
When legendary actress and songstress Lena Horne passed away last year, I was overcome with sadness. My grandmother was a big fan of hers and I grew up listening to her records and watching her in movies like Stormy Weather and The Whiz.
Diahann Carroll was actually born as Carol Diahann during the depression in the Bronx, New York. As a child she moved to Harlem where she became interested in the arts. Her first major role was alongside Dorothy Dandridge in Carmen. Porgy and Bess soon followed and she became an ingenue.
I’ve taken the liberty of finding a few cute and stylish sundresses and mixed them with fun accessories that can complete the look. The dresses are all from Old Navy and cost under $40.00. How haute is that?
In the 70’s, Jayne was crowned Miss Ohio USA and was the first woman of color to have that honor. She also was the first woman to break through the mostly male sports world by landing an announcing gig on NFL Today—that was a major feat for a woman in those days, nevertheless, a Black woman.
I am not a shoe addict (mostly because I cannot afford the type of shoes I really like), but I do indulge in a few staples when the seasons change. In the fall and winter, I enjoy a good boot….
Forever 21 has become a staple for fun and fashion forward affordable wear for the young and fabulous. When you don’t want to spend tons on a wardrobe items, Forever 21 is the place you go to get something cute…
This is not a fashion blog and I do not claim to be a melanin enhanced version of Carrie Bradshaw in Sex And The City, but I do appreciate a good look, well made clothing, and invaluable style. While walking…
When I was a little girl and I perused my grandmother’s photo album, I was always in awe of her beauty. My grandmother was a stallion in her day, with her cafe au lait skin which was smooth as homemade…