Snake Print Picks

Ah, snake print. The cousin to my favorite animal print, leopard. Much like leopard print, I consider snake print a neutral and a must for any Fall/Winter wardrobe. Imagine, a long flowing maxi skirt and a snake skin boot! Doubling up on a snake skin top and bottom! A pair of snake skin sunnies! The possibilities are endless. Below are…
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Small Business Saturday

Nowadays, I’m not too much of a Black Friday shopper. I’m much more interested in supporting smaller, independent shops on Small Business Saturday.  Below are some of my favorite independent, small businesses by category. F A S H I O N Zelie for SheDopecietyFanm DjanmNakimuliGarcon CouturePremmeby Nadia AboulhosnTamara MalasSelkieShayneBum Cake VintageSecond SightElizabeth SuzannAdorned by ChiAnd ComfortFe Noel A C C…
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How I Deal With My Family During Thanksgiving

Despite the holidays being the one time of year where you gather with the extended part of your family, the turkey dinner isn’t the only thing that receives a thorough roasting. I’ve had mixed feelings about holiday get-togethers for a while now. On the plus side, I’d get to reunite with my cousins and extended family after having lived in…
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How to Transition Summer Dresses to Fall

This post was done in collaboration with Macy’s and City Chic – but trust, all opinions are my own. #MacysLove #sponsored What I love most about Fall Fashion about the creativity of layering. It’s always so much fun going through my closet and figuring out new ways to wear old things. My favorite challenge? What to wear with summer dresses…
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Being Black & Plus Size in South Korea

When I traveled to South Korea, the two questions I got asked the most were “are people racist in South Korea?” and “where did you shop?”.  Shop the Look The truth of the matter is, wherever I travel I google how Black people are treated there. Unfortunately, as a person of color it’s always something we have to consider. Our…
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