Roses in Harlem

This weekend was a good weekend. I sat across from the man I love, as we talked about life and ate ramen from our favorite spot in Harlem. It was unseasonably warm but I forced myself to enjoy it ( honey, this global warming mess is REAL), I got my hair done earlier this weekend…

Poor Calvins & Rich Love

I couldn’t come to Atlanta with out hitting up Poor Clavin’s with my mother and my beautiful aunties! This fusion restaurant is one of our favorite spots to visit, share drinks and spend quality time with one another.  It’s the perfect blend of Thai fusion with Southern influences and their drinks are to die for! (If…

“First I Took An L, But Tonight I Bounced BacK”

I remember the first official NYFW show I ever attended like it was yesterday. At the time I was a first year student at my art school where they always had open slots for senior year students to come and watch the grad shows, and I was  determined to get in. My good friend B had…

Ice Cream In The Trap

 A few days ago I met up with the homie Shaka (the magic behind my photos) to layout a plan for his website and see how we can grow as creatives. Getting back in the blogging game has given me a low grade level of anxiety but seeing the ones I love around me push…

Woop Woop..Pullover That Sweater is Too Fab…

Long Tall Sally Ottoman Rib Sweat Top : H&M earrings During my break from blogging I decided it was a time to change a few things in my personal life. I’m back in school (this time as a business major), currently looking for a new job,  finally joined a gym (thanks to a gift membership…

Wish List: “Long Tall Sally” Spring ’16

Spring is rapidly approaching and I am swimming through all the magical designs popping up in some of my favorite shops. Long Tall Sally is coming out swinging  giving us tall girls really amazing looks and footwear leaving us praying for warmer weather. As their Spring ’16 collection grows I am adding looks to my…

The Growth A New Year Brings

It has been a beautiful year for me filled to the brim with laughter, tears, conquering of fears and uncertain moments. I went to more concerts than ever before, lost friends, gained sisters and been challenged to grow into a better human. I wanted to write a long think piece explaining all the “Ah-Ha” moments…

Doing It At Your Own Pace

(Dress : Shoes ) For a little over a year I have been working with Long Tall Sally to bring my tall sisters amazing clothing that fit our bodies  perfectly and really shows the world that we not only stand out in height but also style. Last month I helped host their pop up, got…

4 Steps to Jump Start Your Creativity

IM STUCK IN A RUT GUYS! I’m talking down right wearing  sweat pants everywhere, window shop but not buying a single thing, “eww I hate my entire closet” RUT! I have had a few “moments” for peak creativity this year but besides that I haven’t been fully invested in my process and making my work…