New York & Company X Gabrielle Union Collection

Hey guys. Its me sneaking back into your lives like I never left. Lets just consider this little time apart needed breathing room :). I have transitioned from my crappy warehouse gig to a super comfortable office space. This gives me a better window for blogging (HOLY FU&K I MISSED IT). I have a few…

Black Fashion History: Stephen Burrows

Friends with Warhol, dressing Cher, partying at Studio 54: Stephen Burrows born in Newark, New Jersey on May 15, 1943; is an American fashion designer based in New York City and was the designer for the drug-laced disco days—and one of the first African-American names in the industry. Known for his signature “lettuce hems” and sexy, flowing chiffons, Burrows notably…

CALLING ALL TALL GIRLS….Long Tall Sally Is Coming To NYC!

Long Tall Sally Pop Up Shop is back in NYC this weekend and guess who will be greeting and styling you beautiful TALL ladies?!…ME!!!!! This is my second time working LTS POP UP and I’m looking forward to offering some styling tips on dressing your tall frame! My fellow Tall Blogger Bree of “The Tall Society” will be…

Meet Me At Beauty Con NYC !

ATTENTION ALL BEAUTY LOVERS it’s time to beat those faces, grab those business cards, and strut your way to BEAUTY CON NYC! I’m so excited to announce that I will be attending and covering all of the great brands, discussion panels and GETTING TO MEET YOU GUYS! BeautyCon is the world’s premiere fashion, beauty &…

Amazons Unite: Long Tall Sally NY Pop Up Shop

Last Saturday my long limbs carried me down to Chelsea NY for the Long Tall Sally Pop Up Shop. Entering the beautiful open space was dream like and seeing my fellow “talls” shopping for (well fitting) clothing warmed my heart! It was a great feeling to finally be having a shopping experience with women looking…

All White Like A Grown Up

I can still remember the desperation in my plea as I ran to my mothers room begging for a new outfit from the mall. Like any 6th grader of that era I raced home to catch my daily dose of TRL, eager for their Monday video premiere. With my eyes glued to the screen I…

The Making Of an Artist: Misty Copeland

On Monday, January 27, Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) presented “The Making of an Artist” moderated by Barbara Brandt  at New York City Center Studios, Studio 5 (130 West 56th Street, NYC) in front of 145 guests. American Ballet Theatre’s Marcelo Gomes created new choreography on renowned ABT dancers Misty Copeland and James Whiteside live. Through discussion and demonstration, their creative evolution unfolded. YAGP founding…