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…

Mermaid at the Art Show

This past Saturday I attended The Art Factory’s 6th annual Art Walk and felt completely visually stimulated. Almost 400,000 sq. feet of the 19th century historic industrial building was filled with incredible works of art. I wanted to be art chic cool and wear all black to the event, but instead I tapped into my creative spirit and…

Tall Girl Little Dress Summer Confidence

Today was perfect open sunroof cruising weather! All I wanted to do was sit in the sun, and let it wash over these long steams in hopes of achieving some sort of tan. I got this Jessica Simpson dress last year off a Marshall’s rack and it took all twelve months to be comfortable enough…

Tears and Technology

This weekend has been a trying one only because the scariest thing that could happen to a blogger happened to me. My macbook pro crashed and I have yet managed to turn her on or receive any of my material. I played it somewhat smart by backing up the most important files (thank God for…

Race Against the Rain

My celebration of sunlight was short lived since the forecast is bringing back to reality with the chance of rain. I threw on a pair of my boyfriend old shorts in the hope of catching a few beams of light and warm breeze but I wasn’t so lucky. Refusing to admit defeat we made a…

Stepping Up to the Plate X Nooka Watch

The weather has been bipolar lately but instead of crying about it I made the choice to use the grey skye as my color story. Today is actually my deep condition day and since I usually apply it and let it sit on my hair all day, I created a baby bun so I’d be…

Wash Me in Sunshine

    (Outfit Details: Shoes: vince camuto,  Vest: Old DIY from H&M, Shirt: thrifted and DIY, Bag: Forever 21(similar here)  , Necklace: street vendor : Jeans: uniqlo ) There is nothing easier then a Texas Tux (denim on denim) and due to spring actually feeling like SPRING I decided to let my toes breath. I popped…

$100 Wish List items

  Being stylish doesn’t have to break the bank so it’s important to have key pieces that stay within budget. Tallglassofstyle has searched big and low for great items that are literally just a click away from your closet. Soon as you spot what you love be sure to check out the direct links below before…

Item of the Week: Chloe Dress by HeightGoddess

I think I have died and gone to tall girl heaven! The HeightGoddess has answered our prayers fellow long FashionEaters, and given us the seductive Chole Maxi Dress with all its regal glory. With two high slits to show off your beautiful steams, striking color, and beautiful movement this item is a must have for…

A Softer Touch: Pastel Trend

  Pastels have become the hit color shades of the season showing up in all magazines, blogs, and celebrities. It’s a great greeting card to spring weather and a fun spin on the Easter Bunny themed color pallet. Designers such as Prabal Gurung and Rebecca Taylor have been featuring the color in their runway shows…