My Style: Sweet and Spicy in Black Lace and Gold

Curls Curves and Cocktails- Marie Denee and Cassidy

Over the weekend, me and Cassidy from Natural Selection Blog joined forces to produce Curls, Curves, and Cocktails – a plus size fashion, hair and beauty event in San Francisco! Hyped, elation, overwhelmed, and feeling good… Thanks to our title sponsor, Igigi, I fashioned a little gold and … [Read more...]

Out and About: Corso Como and BALLASOX Fall 2013 Preview

Ballasox Corso Como Fall 2013 Preview

Every Cinderella deserves the perfect glass slippers. Or at least the perfect shoes! The one thing you will find in my closet is rows and rows of shoes. I am kind of obsessed. You may wonder why I love shoes so much? The truth is that no matter how small or large my waistline gets. No matter how … [Read more...]

Out and About: ASOS Curve Spring 2013 Press Event in London

ASOS Curve Spring UK Press Preview

EDITOR's Note: Today, we welcome a guest post from Rivke from Slink Magazine who attended the UK Press premiere of the ASOS Curve Spring Line. This is a first for ASOS Curve, so I wanted to share with you what is happening with the brand! Please take a read! This week, saw the very first ASOS … [Read more...]

My Style, Out and About: Warby Parker Class Trip

Warby Parker Class Trip- West Hollywood

So, if you haven’t noticed, I rock glasses. I have recently purchased my new pair and I am in love with them. But, when Warby Parker invited me to their pop up shop, WP Class Trip, I knew had to bring my class along! In the heart of West Hollywood, their pop up shop, set on a corner lot was a … [Read more...]

EMPOWERED: The Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon

2013 Essence Black Women In Hollywood

Each year, as a lead up to the Academy Awards, Essence Magazine hosts a luncheon recognizing and honoring the black actresses, producers, directors, and leaders within the community. Last year I had the pleasure of being a guest of L’Oreal Paris USA and literally was on a high for about a … [Read more...]

The EVANS Shape Studio and My Trip to London

Evans Style Studio Trip

A few weeks back, I hopped across the pond to work on a really cool project with EVANS!! To say that the trip was eventful is an understatement. First, I missed my flight. Seriously, do not ask how this military brat misread military time, but uh… yeah I DID. SMH. BUT all turned out well, and … [Read more...]

THIS WEEKEND: The Miss California Plus America Pageant

California Plus America Pageant

The “Miss California Plus America Pageant” will be held January 18th-20th! California Plus America embraces beauty, professionalism and volunteerism within plus size women promoting healthy self-esteem and community awareness. Plus size women throughout the state of California are encouraged to … [Read more...]

A Special Thank You and Recap of #TCFTurns4

TCFTurns4 Blog Anniversary Recap

  Man. Just last week, we were putting the final touches of the planning for my blog anniversary Party, #TCFTurns4. Now in recap and rehab mode, I wanted to say thank you and share with you some of the night’s highlights! Chenese Lewis. Had it not been for you, I would have never had a … [Read more...]

OOTD: #TCFTurns4 Cause We Like To Partayyy!


Now that I am fully recouped and fighting this cold I wanted to share with you what I was able to rock to my Blog Anniversary Party! Now, if you were following me last week, you will know then that I had a few snafus on my dress! BUT, thank GOD for local indie designers, both Cult of Cali stepped … [Read more...]

Out and About and an OOTD: DIY-ing it with Glitter N Glue!

OOTD My Simply Be USA Glitter Dress

  Last week, I was invited to attend Glitter N Glue’s #SparklingDIY event with Swarovski! And there was a dress code! Fur and/or glitter. Being that I JUST got my Simply Be dress that I ordered, I thought to myself- PERFECT! I will rock this! But, since it was also at a mini Ice … [Read more...]