How To Wear Lingerie After Valentine’s Day

Lingerie is tricky. A lot of ladies I speak to feel like it’s a waste of money because it stays on for a few minutes then it’s off. I like to maximize my wardrobe (even down to my skivvies), so I wanted to put together some ways you can wear lingerie after valentine’s day. I personally wear lingerie year-round, but…
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Valentine’s Day Outfit Ideas that are NOT Red Dresses

Ahh, Valentine’s Day. The cliché commercialization of love. The day where women and men alike whip out their best for dates, whether they like it or not. OR the day where girlfriends band together and hit the town. OR the day where men just sit and watch basketball unbothered. If you’re heading out and don’t want to be that girl, check…
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For the Love of Pearl (Accessories)

I’m not sure what it is about Valentine’s Day that reminds me of pearl accessories. Maybe it’s my association of demureness and femininity with the “holiday”. And when I think of the concept of self-love and self-appreciation, pearls always come to mind – likely because of their “treat yoself” feel. They also remind me of my mother; she always instilled…
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Tales of the Plus Size Fur Coat

When I were younger, fur coats meant opulence. My grandmother – the diva she is – wore them often. I watched thugs emerge from luxury vehicles with their furs and timberlands every winter. I was only allowed to wear fur when we went to Broadway shows during my holidays (more specifically, Alvin Ailey). I remember flipping through magazines and reading…
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Last Minute Gifts for your Best Friend

I’ll admit it – I’m a last minute Christmas shopper. Try as I can on Black Friday, sometimes I just forget to scoop everything up (or, sometimes I feel like I didn’t get enough). So when ModCloth emailed me a couple of weeks ago, I checked out their website and found some really cute stuff I could grab for my…
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