Tag: Style

You Glow, Girl: Karen Civil

You Glow, Girl: Karen Civil

| March 20, 2017

“When I was in eighth grade, I created a Backstreet Boys fan site. I came in third place in a fan site contest and got to meet them. In high school, I created a fan group for J.D. Williams who played Bodie on The Wire. I had the chance to meet him and he took […]

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9 Fly Girls Who Inspire My #GirlBoss Career

9 Fly Girls Who Inspire My #GirlBoss Career

| March 14, 2017

Welcome to my series where I feature inspirational women (and sometimes men) who lead. They are supa fly, never shy and always proceed without permission in the direction of their dreams. Here’s this week’s list of fierce fearless women below: 1. Raychelle Tasher (@raychelle_esq) 2. Rebecca Raleigh (@rebeccaraleigh) 3. Amanda Seales (@amandaseales) 4. Alex Wolf […]

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You Glow, Girl: Rupi Kaur

You Glow, Girl: Rupi Kaur

| December 29, 2016

“i’ve had a lot of success in the past year. and some folks made me feel like it was an accident. the imposter syndrome kicks in. but that’s not true at all…i have a lot of books in me. and they’re going to come out because i said so…” – Flare Magazine my heart woke […]

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You Glow, Girl: Vashtie Kola

You Glow, Girl: Vashtie Kola

| December 4, 2016

“From time to time, budding artists reach out to either collaborate with or to shoot me. It’s sort of cool because I’ve been able to meet some incredible talents that I’m able to make cool things with. Like – Houston based Photographer, Greg Noire, who had reached out to shoot me a while ago during […]

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GIRL ON TOP: Fashion Blogger, Juliesa Adolphus, Talks Individual Style & Not Comparing Yourself to Others

GIRL ON TOP: Fashion Blogger, Juliesa Adolphus, Talks Individual Style & Not Comparing Yourself to Others

| December 1, 2016

Juliesa is a ball of fun. We met via social media and began working together shortly after on various projects. Not only does she have incredible style, but she’s a lover of both music and travel. She even taught me a thing or two about how to serve the camera on a few photoshoot sets. […]

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You Glow, Girl: Alex Elle

You Glow, Girl: Alex Elle

| November 24, 2016

via Instagram @Alex_Elle   “Today, my sense of self, peace of mind and understanding starts and ends with me. No matter how long it took, or how many hurdles I will face along the way, my foundation is set, my healthy boundaries are built and I am fulfilled. We all deserve to come home to […]

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Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

| September 18, 2016 | 2 Comments

When I look great, I feel great and I produce outstanding work. Danielle LaPorte often talks about core desired feelings which is a holistic approach to life planning. She encourages people to navigate their life and career decisions based on how they want to feel. The primary objective is to always feel good. :: This […]

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#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

“My life is always having to prove people wrong.I used to hate that, but now I think it’s dope that I’ll be proving people wrong my whole life.” -Latasha Alcindor ABOUT STYLE LIKE U: Stay tuned on StyleLikeU for updates as the movement unfolds. Watch more What’s Underneath episodes Subscribe to the StyleLikeU YouTube channel

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[video] The New Stereotype: 7 Women Share What It Means To Be a Beautiful Black Queen

[video] The New Stereotype: 7 Women Share What It Means To Be a Beautiful Black Queen

| August 8, 2016

This installment highlights 7 women as they celebrate body diversity, entrepreneurship, beauty, and sisterhood through the lens of fashion. Featuring: @kellyaugustineb @sankaraxt @_rox.anne_ @thetallsociety @theideagirl_ @msdanidk @queenbsolomon | Photog: @aqut | Director: @mr_northern  

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The Colored Girl Campaign Is Breaking the Internet & Stereotypes

The Colored Girl Campaign Is Breaking the Internet & Stereotypes

| June 27, 2016

Last week I couldn’t help but notice the above photo making its rounds on the Internet. I’m definitely not surprised why Essence & Fashion Bomb Daily picked up this #TCG Campaign. Each woman is incredibly striking and has her own unique story to tell about what it means to be a colored girl. We see […]

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