Sneakerheads: From Athletes to Rappers

First it was Jordan, Ewing, Kobe, Lebron, and even Shaq. And now, it’s Pharrell, Rihanna, Teyana Taylor, and of course Kanye. What are we talking about? Sneakers! Bryson Tiller recently announced a partnership with Nike, which had us wonder when did we go from athletes sponsoring sneakers to musicians. When did we go from being…

Mom’s Little Rock Star

Who knew leather pants, a Jimi Hendrix t-shirt, and my mom’s sweater would pair so well together? I sure as hell didn’t. Don’t get me wrong the original plan was to wear my Jimi Hendrix tee and leather plants, because that definitely says rock ‘n’ roll. But, since it’s feeling a lot like winter I…

The Weekly Rundown

Here’s a rundown of this weeks news in case you missed it. Black Barbies are ready to play, because Nicki Minaj launched a new game called Nicki Minaj:The Empire. Charlamagne gave himself Donkey of the Day, when he probably deserved jackass of the month  for this tweet. Would be dope if a young black or…

Kanye Teaches Us Self-Care Is Crucial

Kanye West has been in the hospital for nearly a week for paranoia, which just followed Kid Cudi leaving rehab for depression and suicidal thoughts. Celebrities going to rehab and battling mental illness isn’t anything new, however it is for a Black celebrity male. While there are many conversations swirling about whether or not we saw…

From Summer To Fall

If any of you are like me, you spend all summer crafting the perfect wardrobe and then poof, as soon as you’re satisfied you feel a breeze and it’s time for autumn. So what is a girl suppose to do, pack it all up and start over? Absolutely not! This summer i went crazy over…

The Weekly Rundown

There was a lot happening this week. So, in case you missed it. Twitter wants to help you block out the trolls. They updated the mute button to allow users to mute phrases and key words. Obama takes one last tour around the world, mostly to coddle world leaders and assure them we elected the…

The Weekly Rundown

There has only been one story this week, but in case you missed it. Tuesday, Donald Trump was named the 45th of the United States of America and the world kind of freaked out. Cities protested and parents kicked their kids out. People questioned the idea of the electoral college. Hillary asked America to give…

Inside My Bag

Since I can remember, I’ve been an avid magazine reader. I especially liked the spreads of bags spilling open and editors sharing the contents of what’s within. So, I thought, why don’t I do my own! If you could tell a lot about what’s in a women’s purse, then you may think I’m either a…

The Weekly Rundown

The rundown of the pretty and the ugly from this past week in case you missed it. Hillary’s emails were still a thing with less than a week from the election, but the FBI backed down. Lil’ Wayne told us his life matters to his bitches (yes, you read that right) and then quickly regretted…

The Fall Uniform

The air is crisp and leaves are falling, so you know what that means…it’s time to break out the plaid. I’m not sure who determined plaid as the fall uniform, but I’ve definitely seen an increase since the seasons have changed. So, I decided to share my take on the look. I decided to put…

Music Therapy to the Black Frustration 

 Beyoncé’s Formation, Ty Dolla $’s Campaign, and the latest, Solange’s A Seat At The Table. What do they have in common? They all express some form of the black community’s mindset during the current era of craziness. Donald Trump is running for president on the basis that he will build a wall. Unarmed black women…

One Bomber Jacket & Lots of Patches

What’s better than a bomber a jacket for fall? A custom bomber jacket, of course! And that’s exactly what I got from Cotton On. Cotton On is an Australian fast-fashion retailer, similar to H&M. In August, they hosted an event offering their customers a chance to add patches to any recent purchase, for a limited…