Support your people

Shopping with friends is fun, but supporting your friends who have their own businesses is an even more fulfilling act. I am thankful for the connections I’ve made with so many different talented people while living here in New York. The (5 closest people in your circle rule) well let’s just say, I have a solid number that I can count on my hand whom are phenomenal bad ass boss women (and men) in their own right. Whether it be their career, their hustle, or just their beautiful and genuine soul; I am super rich in friends.

(Left Tancee @eventsbytancee, Center Ashley @ashleydezarai)

My latest obsession has been shopping with my friends. My girl Skye has Jessie’s Vintage which is a curated shop of vintage finds. I’m not too fond of retail places with a lot of scattered goods but I do love a good find. Her shop always has something that catches my eye and that one piece that somehow I need in my life. It doesn’t make it any better that her prices are super reasonable and budget friendly for my budget.

(Accessories : Jessie’s Vintage Closet )

Lilith and Mary is another retail shop that I recently purchased from. I love the beautiful colors and intricate details of these nippies. I would say these nippies are not just a fashion statement but also a way to honor and celebrate your nipples. My girl Kennie runs the online shop and she is also an amazing writer who’s erotica stories always take me back to high school days sneaking and reading my moms Zane books. Yes she’s that good.

Lilith&Mary nipple covers

T.U.L.I.C hand painted art. My good friend Tahjay is a publicist for new talent and I came across this brand because her boyfriend is the founder. He has amazing talent and can customize any article of clothing you want. The options are endless and it’s a lovely unique one of a kind shopping experience. They work together as a family unit and I love watching them grow more and more their successes.

Support small businesses and even more important support your friends, people you know and can relate to you. It means so much more. The light you give out is also the light you shall receive in turn.




We’re all Miss America

“The New Frontiers” they called it.  Edward Enninful would become editor-and-chief over at British Vogue making history. With models all different colors, shapes, and sizes, they all had a few things in common. They were beautiful and they would grace the May 2018 cover of British Vogue.  Mr Enninful is an amazing stylist with an exquisite taste level to put together the right formula for British Vogue to continue to succeed. I am happy for his growth and super interested to see where his expertise takes us as readers and a society.

“Its about diversity across the board – whether that’s race, size. socio-economic background, sexuality. That’s what I want to celebrate with this cover.” Edward Enninful on his meaning of diversity as British Vogue editor-and-chief.

See below for a look at some of our favorite Edward Enninful editorials below.

Black Allure Vogue Italia

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Think Pink


     Here is to the ancestors, to mothers, to sisters, to daughters, and to aunts alike. You have come so far and have left a legacy for generations after. Your strength is unmatched and men should rightfully worship you as the goddesses you are. You have birthed kings. You have wiped tears from the strongest men’s cheek and stood up to the most feared men. And yet woman, you are the most disrespected being on this earth. This is all the love you deserve, all the thank yous you didn’t get, and a homage to you. Celebrate women everyday!

     Here are a few looks drenched in pastel pink to inspire your inner femininity but also awaken your powerful self. Women are powerful and strong. What better way to do so than to dress pridefully in pink. Check out these looks that I have put together below for inspiration on how to own your feminine power! I’m obsessed with the two piece suit and could not NOT have it for my own wardrobe. 






Vince Spring 18 Collection