They Said Hair Grease Was Horrible, But I’m Not Giving It Up…

I hail from the straightening comb and hair grease era. In my Mom’s mind, my  hair wasn’t presentable to the world unless it was straight, shining and slick with grease. As a teenager, I would have my hair relaxed and immediately after drying my hair, the first thing to be done was “grease” my hair.…

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6 Reasons To Opt For A Fashionable “Work Uniform” Everyday

Uniform- wearing identical articles of clothing every day; wearing a similar outfit or look daily. I began wearing my work uniform by default. I became obsessed with skirts. Full skirts, Pencil skirts, A-line skirts, Pleated skirts, you name it. I neglected everything else in my closet, I wore skirts everyday. Id pair my skirts with…

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One Romper, Every Summer

We all have that favorite article of clothing that we will never ( I mean NEVER) part ways with. For me, it’s a romper that I purchased 5 years ago from Dream Sister Jane. I wear this romper every summer and each year I am amazed that it still fits. Funny thing is, I wear…

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Living My Life Like It’s Golden…

I went shopping for a dress to wear for Afternoon Tea at the Kingbird inside of the The Watergate Hotel. I found this dress for $24.99 at Olive Ole and I fell in love with the color!! This dress was serving Honey Mustard goodness, however, when I got it home to put it on, I…

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Short and Sweet

I was very surprised when I went to the hair braiding salon and the braid technician was able to grip my short hair to give me box braids. I was also pleasantly surprised when I took out my braids and I had still had HAIR!! My edges were still intact and my hair grew out…

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What is Style?

  Personal Style Is Curiosity About Oneself -Iris Apfel Iris Apfel is a demi-god. With Coke bottle glasses, jewelry that weighs more than she does, and an overall flee-market-slash-desert-bazaar-chic look, it’s easy to acknowledge that the woman is brimming with style wisdom. A bible could be written with Iris Apfel quotes, what with her determination…

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Coverup or Kimono?

I was recently invited to a tea party for my late birthday celebration and I wrestled with what to wear. I normally find a cute dress to wear to these events, however I was not in a dress mood. I reluctantly decided on a purple fitted pencil skirt and a white button up collared shirt.…

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Basic Instinct

With good basics, you’ll have endless options… When building a wardrobe you want to last from season to season, year after year, you’ll need to start out with basics. While trends are fun, having a closet filled with them does not make a wardrobe. Plus buying mostly trendy items—even if you get them from fast…

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