I will never forget when I was searching through multiple Payless stores in New York City for Christian Siriano’s spring 2010 collection. I just had to have the Alexander McQueen inspired avant garde shoes. I found them and wore them out! Since Project Runway, Christian has been one of my favorites and he is from Baltimore! The designer, who has…
Makeup and kicks? Though it sounds like an unlikely collab- the result is impressive. Reebok has teamed up with Swedish beauty brand Face Stockholm to create white sneakers adorned with black swipes reminiscent of the water-resistance mascara that inspired them. Pretty genius. Reebok x FACE Stockholm Sneakers, $85.00, reebok.com FACE Stockholm Volumizing Mascara, $24.00, dremstore.com
Imaan Hammam for Vogue Netherlands September 2015 by Marc de Groot
Check It. Sport fall’s hottest print with Sophia Webster’s over the knee, ‘Kelsey’ boot. ‘Kelsey’ Check Wool & Leather Boots by Sophia Webster at LUISAVIAROMA
Fox’s hit drama, Empire is partnering up with Saks Fifth Avenue to bring the show’s outfits from on-screen to real life via curated collections inspired by the show’s characters, including Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), Hakeem (Bryshere Y. Gray), Jamal (Jussie Smollett), Andre (Trai Byers), and Cookie (Taraji P. Henson). “The influence Empire has had on so many aspects of popular culture…
The Takeover -Magazine Covers – September 2015 1. Beyoncé , VOGUE 2.Kerry Washington, SELF 3.Misty Copeland, ESSENCE 4.Ciara, SHAPE 5.Serena Williams, NEW YORK MAGAZINE
Charlotte Chesnais is the jewelry-designer watch. After working with Nicolas Ghesquierè during his time at Balenciaga, she is premiering her own line of futuristic pieces. Keep your eye on Charlotte Chesnais!
Fall is one of my favorite seasons. One’s style is truly showcased in the fall months because you have to layer and adjust according to the weather. When I think about fall, I think about pieces that I can wear for multiple seasons and I thought of the notion, “fashion fades, style is eternal” from Yves Saint Laurent. Curated around…
Target’s wave of designer collabs continues with one of my faves Adam Lippes, whose namesake label is known for clean, sophisticated sportswear. His collection for Target will have you mad about plaid. Mark your calendars: the collection hits stores September 27th.
If statement pieces are your thing then get into Chermia Amour. Angela Simmons and Yandy Smith are fans of the NYC designer who hand-paints vegan clutches, backpacks, and crossbody bags with unique flowers and tribal prints. All of Chermia’s products can be customize to your style and liking. Peep my fave pieces below: By: Chermia Amour, $150- $200