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
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
I'll take any opportunity to throw on an oversized sweater! Staying warm and comfortable especially when heading to Saturday brunch are the most important factors for me. Donnatella Sweater: 6.99 No Tag Bottom: 1.89 Bettye Muller Kitchy Calf hair Pumps: 2.47 Clutch: 1.75 Peace & Positive Vibes
When planning for my travel this weekend to Palm Bay, I repetitively reminded myself to pack light and smart. Along with a pair of distressed jeans and a couple of graphic tees, I threw in this oversized 90's duster to complete my vacation bag. My favorite details were the functional buttons that went all the way down to my … Continue reading Hues of Blue in Palm Bay, F.L.
Ever find yourself in front of your very full closet and can not find a thing to wear? Or are you in search of new ways to wear what you already have? Author of 25 Ways to Deconstruct, Reinvent, and Recycle Your Wardrobe and Founder of Born Again Vintage, Bridgette Artiste invited me to a two day … Continue reading Reconstruct with Fashion Institute of Technology: Born Again Vintage
Thrifting in Brooklyn is always a treat! This weekend, I took on Williamsburg, attending a Vintage Crawl with Leigh of Pink Vintage Heart. With her keen eye for vintage and her love of bringing people together, Leigh led myself and 4 other vintage lovers to 6 vintage shops all walking distance from each other... How … Continue reading Vintage Crawl with Pink Vintage Heart
“There are nowhere near enough people in America to absorb the mountains of castoffs, even if they were given away.” says Pietra Rivoli, a professor of international business at the McDonough School of Business of Georgetown University. Annual Textile Waste by decade. She writes that each year Americans purchase approximately 1 billion garments made in China, … Continue reading Environmental Obsession: Textile Waste
Last month a friend of mine had a clothing stoop sale to nab a few extra coins for her upcoming move- EVERYTHING UNDER $10. Now of course I left there with bags of new found loves however this fringe dress was my fav find! I could not stop laughing and dancing in this dress! Glasses: … Continue reading Girls Just Wanna Have Fringe!
Glasses: Gifted Blouse & Blazer: Swapped Wrist Candy: Black 29 Collection & Thrifted Pants: Thrifted $2 Asos Humble Pie Platforms: Thrifted from Beacons Closet 16.95 (retail $80.88) Peace & Positive Vibes
Saturday May 21, Thrift Swap: Summer Edition was a blast! I am still floating from the experience and all the love and support I received. So before anything I MUST say, Thank you! Thank you to those who believe in me, my passion, believe in community resources, sustainability, eco- fashion, and giving back. Thank you If you … Continue reading Summer Ready!