Project Beauty Expo 2018 Recap

On August 12, I attended Project Beauty Expo, a tradeshow dedicated to giving a platform for natural beauty and wellness brands that cater to women of color. Here, a recap of some of the brands I saw that I think should be on your radar. EA Polish – After giving birth to her daughter in 2012, nail polish aficionado, Ellyse, realized the need for fast … Continue reading Project Beauty Expo 2018 Recap

Inside The Met’s “Heavenly Bodies” exhibition

It’s been a while since we’ve done a fashion post on the blog, and this week it’s only fitting that we would relaunch our love of fashion with a glimpse inside The Costume Institute’s spring 2018 exhibition, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, which is on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art from May 10 through October 8. The collection, for the most … Continue reading Inside The Met’s “Heavenly Bodies” exhibition

NYFW Recap: Ennyluap FW18 Collection

Without a doubt one of the shows I was most eager to attend this season was that of Ennyluap. Founded by Amanda Williamson, who was named a Forbes 30 Under 30 nominee for Art &Style for 2017, the brand first debuted at New York Fashion week in 2013, and now 5 years later, continues to wow admirers such as myself, with its timeless collection of … Continue reading NYFW Recap: Ennyluap FW18 Collection

Fall/Winter 2018 Nolcha Shows Recap: 4pm Shows

On Sunday February 11, I attended the he 4pm Collective Runway shows of Nolcha Fashion Week, held at Mercedes Benz Manhattan. I always look forward to attending Nolcha shows because it provides the rare opportunity to discover emerging designers before they become the next big thing. The first presentation featured the beautiful men’s & womenswear designs of Lavanya Coodly, whose collection was inspired by the … Continue reading Fall/Winter 2018 Nolcha Shows Recap: 4pm Shows

NYFW AW18 Recap Video: Nandi Madida

I got to attend many amazing NYFW shows this season, and I really enjoyed the Oxford Fashion Studio shows. One of my favorite presentations was from Nandi Madida, who showed off unique designs that were just as ornate as the intricate hair beeds that adorned the hair pieces worn by the models. Click here to see the video I created of my favorites. I was so impressed by her … Continue reading NYFW AW18 Recap Video: Nandi Madida

NYFW AW18 Recap Video: Coco & Ilia

I love things that shine and sparkle so I was completely blown away at Saturday’s “Sweet Tooth” runway presentation by Coco + Ilia, which featured stunning, bedazzling outfits. My favorite piece was a jacket that looks like a literal interpretation of the phrase, “dripping in diamonds,” but in a good way. It featured long strands of crystals cascading down the back that freely danced around … Continue reading NYFW AW18 Recap Video: Coco & Ilia

Fashion Show Recap: Dan Lui Fall/Winter 2018

On, Saturday, February 10, I attended the Fall/Winter 2019 presentation of Dan Lui. The theme of the collection was “The Spy Who Loved Me,” which was amplified by the theme music from the classic 1977 movie as well as the spy-esque attire donned by the models. As one would expect, the clothing was accessorized by a combination of fashionable sunnies from Nectar Sunglasses and chic … Continue reading Fashion Show Recap: Dan Lui Fall/Winter 2018