Just Look Over Your Shoulder, Honey

“You have to come to your closed doors before you get to open doors.” -Joel Osteen I hope you all had an joyous Labor Day, and took a break from all of your hard work. Abby is here in a…

Regal Matters

“I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.” -Albert Einstein  The dress, the pants, the gele (head tie)… are all just absolutely beautiful.  

Blazing

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the  environment in which you first find yourself. -Mark Caine  I greatly apologize for being MIA for the last three months; I was having “technical difficulties.”…

Peach Bows

“You’ll desire what you give your attention to.” This is the dress I designed and wore to the Howard University ASA Fashion show a few  weeks back. I wore it to work with the black cardigan because it was still…

Sako

“Demonstrate your faith by taking bold steps to move toward what God has put in your heart.”  – Joel Osteen  A couple a weeks of ago (yes, I know this post is tardy =), I participated in Howard University’s African…

For Sale

Hold on tight to the joys you once had as a child. They could one day become the perfect escape. A couple of weeks ago I participated in a fashion show, then the week after a trunk show. I made…

Skin Care Tips for Women of Color

The beauty of a woman isn’t in the clothes she wears,  The figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes; Because that’s the doorway to her heart, the place…

Face Off

“People suffer when they pursue a life or chase a dream that doesn’t belong to them.” –Caroline Myss Sisters wearing the same style (modern day buba and iro, aka blouse and skirt). One in a lace buba, and the other…

Old (N)ollywood

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” -Aristotle A simple dress with ruching. That effect gives this dress an old Hollywood feel.