Fashion With A Cau..


This past weekend, I had a chance to drop by Shinola’s Detroit flagship store to check out the Umano X Merit Detroit Capsule Collection.  Both Umano and Merit may be young brands, but they share a similar passion and commitment for doing good, by supporting young people as part of their respective brand missions.  This […]

3 Great Beauty Pro..


So we’re half way through Winter, but at the beginning of February, which is generally the coldest month of the year.  Personally, my hands, face and lips take the biggest beating during this time of the year, mainly because they’re the most exposed.  Being the beauty product junkie that I am, I’ll try just about […]

What To Wear Valen..


Valentine’s Day 2016 is right around the corner.  And you know what that means – flowers (preferably roses), candy, romantic dinners, the whole nine.  If you’re fortunate enough to have that special someone this Valentine’s Day and headed out for a romantic night on the town, surely you’ll be in need of something to wear.  […]

Beauty on A Budget


If you read a lot of the beauty magazines, you’d believe you have to work a second job to make enough money to afford to buy the right beauty products to have beautiful skin.  I’m here to tell you that’s not true – you can totally having beautiful skin on a budget, if you know […]

Degas and the Danc..


Now through January 10, 2016, the Toledo Museum of Art will show special exhibit Degas and the Dance.  French impressionist Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas is best known for his dancer themed artwork.  The exhibit will showcase 18 pieces of work, including one of Degas’ most iconic works Little Dancer of Fourteen Years.  Costumes from the […]

Fall Trend 2015: W..


Of all the Fall 2015 trends, the one that I’m loving the most is wide leg pants.  There’s something about wide leg pants that just feel so sophisticated to me.  But this doesn’t mean you should be afraid to dress them down – they’re super versatile that way.  Honestly, this is a style that I […]

30 Americans at th..


The 30 Americans exhibit officially opened at the Detroit Institute of Arts on October 18, 2015.  30 Americans showcases the contemporary art work of 30 African-American artists, covering a number of topics ranging from race to politics, to history and gender identity. The 50 + pieces of art in the 30 Americans exhibit include sculptures, […]

Beauty Review: Bri..


I initially came across the Briogeo Deep Conditioning Mask in an Ipsy subscription kit.  It was a sample size, good for one use, but even then, I knew it was something special.  After one use, my natural curls were super soft.  I held off on writing any kind of review because I wanted to use […]

Fall Nail Colors 2..


Fall is officially here.  Fall is my favorite season, hands down.  I love when the temperature dips just a little so I can wear my jackets, boots and cozy sweaters.  I also love the dark, dramatic nail colors that come with the Fall season.  Sure, you can wear whatever you want, whenever you want, but […]

Tracy Reese Fall 2..


Hey die hard Detroit fashionistas, renowned designer and Detroit native Tracy Reese will be hosting a Fall 2015 pop up shop, this week, in Detroit, MI at Detroit Is The New Black.  The designer will also be making a personal in store appearance on Saturday, October 10th, from 3-4pm to meet and greet shoppers.  The […]