“One Dress” Challenge

Hey Community! The world now consumes 80 billion pieces of clothing each year, which is up 400% from two decades ago, and the average American throws away more than 80 pounds of clothes each year! We only wear our clothing 3 times before we consider it old and it falls to the back of our … Continue reading “One Dress” Challenge

Declutter with “Out Of The Closet” Thrift Store

Peace Community, Time for Spring Cleaning. Took roughly 5 hours to clear, evaluate and re-evaulate but after it was all done I contacted a local thrift store gem Out Of Closet.   Out Of Closet is "The Best Kept Secret" in downtown Brooklyn known for their #PinkWall and that 96¢ of every dollar collected by their stores … Continue reading Declutter with “Out Of The Closet” Thrift Store

D.I.Y. Obsession: How To Turn A Thrift Store Sweater Into A Two-Piece Set

Peace Community, Today, I’m coming at you with another Do It Yourself post. It’s that time of year where we are revamping and re-evaluating our closets in preparation for the Spring season! Maybe you’ve got a closet full of clothing that doesn’t fit anymore or you have a loved item that you want to wear from … Continue reading D.I.Y. Obsession: How To Turn A Thrift Store Sweater Into A Two-Piece Set

Trash Talk: Did You Know?

Hi Community, Check out my new Trash Talk video reviewing 3 shocking Fast Fashion impacts that affect our planet. https://youtu.be/KlanseVD7As?t=41 Were these new to you? Share your thoughts. Peace & Positive Vibes

Enough

"Opened the door and there they stood The loves I hadn't called With mindfulness, saw their need for my attention" ( I've been writing in Haikus lately. lol) This was my experience a few mornings ago, when I open my closet. So many delicious colors, styles and fabrics, I've thrifted from all over the U.S. … Continue reading Enough

Look At God.

Once upon a time not long ago,  I made a shirt with a quote and got some extra dough. ( I'm sure most of my readers, rapped that line, totally my intention lol) But that's how it happened. While speaking to self recently,  I said "Self, how can you make money while you sleep?" Isn't … Continue reading Look At God.

Doppelgangers: Serious Double Take

I didn't grow up with anyone that looked like me. No familiar facial features or hair patterns, no height references or body explanations lol, to be honest these weren't always active thoughts in my mind but they were stored close by enough to creep up uninvitedly. My sense of identity relied on those things. ~ … Continue reading Doppelgangers: Serious Double Take

EMPOWE(RED): Change Agent

Last week, I returned to my love of monochromatic fashion and single-hue style. This bold and powerful fit reminds me of my purposes here- to be a conversation starter, thought provoker and change agent to combat textile waste while transforming and empowering communities with the tools to look at their clothes and their connection to … Continue reading EMPOWE(RED): Change Agent

Thrifted at the 2017 BET Awards

Whether it's for the love of music, fashion or you were watching along with Black Twitter for  the next viral moment, all eyes were tuned into BET yesterday. During this 4 day party, BET celebrated the best in black culture with panel discussions, sponsored activations, free concerts, giveaways and more leading up to our biggest night of the year. … Continue reading Thrifted at the 2017 BET Awards

Mixed Prints & Ice Cream

Sunny Sundays in Brooklyn are for bursts of color, people watching and ice-cream. After an impromptu photoshoot and a few Instagram swipes, my cousin suggested we drive to Ample Hills for a few scoops of heaven. We found a parking spot right in front of this vintage inspired ice cream parlor so I knew that we were … Continue reading Mixed Prints & Ice Cream