I've been struggling with my blog lately. Why you ask? Well it's been hard for me seeing other people with "instant" success. I've been blogging for a few years now. And, the blogosphere is extremely saturated. Now in blogging you can instantly measure success. How many site views do you have? . . .
If you're like me most of your wardrobe consists of black, gray and white. And it's comprised of mostly basics that you can mix, match or layer with almost anything. So you and I are probably rocking a solid color basic tee and jeans more times than not. And that's okay, because there is a way to . . .
So don't kill me. But I have NO recollection of where I got this dress. Have you ever been to one of those fast fashion shops that has clothes from floor to ceiling and nothing is over $30? Well, blame my mom because she took me to one of those in Texas. The sale rack (aka my first stop always) was . . .
And the winner is... DESTINY! (@_dlkg) Congrats girlie! I hope you enjoy your JORD watch as much as I love mine. Please let me know which one you decide to get with your $100 gift code. THANK YOU ALL FOR ENTERING! xox Spring is one of my favorite seasons. The sun's out longer. The jeans . . .
I moved to NY with the thoughts that I would be trendsetting - wearing the crazy thrifted outfits that I did in Texas. I don't know if it's because I've "grown up" or what but I feel like my sense of style has gotten a lot more sophisticated and refined. I blame it on NY. I now wear black 85% of the . . .
In my previous post about ADCOLOR, I mentioned that there was a Black Tie Awards Ceremony. So you know ya girl had to come and slay. BUT what I love is that my friends also came to Boca Raton to SLAY! You guys know EJ and Justin, but please meet Mel! Here some of my favorite photos from the evening. . . .
Y'all. I have to give it to my girl Anna. She SLAYED this photo shoot. This Pride Room by Kate Moross (@Katemoross) at 29 rooms was EVERYTHING. There was actually a rainbow made of led-lights which was the attraction to the room originally. But Anna being the secret creative that she is found a . . .
No sexism. No racism. No ableism. No ageism. No homophobia. No fatphobia. No transphobia. NO HATEFULNESS. AFROPUNK 2016. When the mantra of the festival is the above you know that you are in the right place. This was my first year going to Afropunk and oh was it everything I expected and . . .
Bringing in my 23rd birthday the ONLY way I know how - PHOTOSHOOT! I couldn't just pick a few selects from this photoshoot with EJ Stancil. I love them all so much. So here is a gallery of all my favs. You can click a photo to enlarge it. Which one is your favorite? xox T Outfit Details: . . .
Outfit details: Wrap-Front Maxi Dress (Forever 21: here), Bandeau bra, Sunglasses (NY Street Vendor) Y'all. I feel it. For the first time in a long time I am finally feeling comfortable in my body. In my melanin filled skin. In my stretch-marked curves. In my thick, slow-growing, hair. In . . .