Essence Street Style Block Party

I lifted my long denim dress right above my ankles to ease my climb from the underground. With my headwrap tied into the Fanm Djanm signature flower-bow, I reached the exit at Borough Hall Station. I heard a woman in the distance cursing her luck. I looked into the grey Brooklyn skies and understood why […]


Style post: My boyfriend’s socks and NYFW

I was meeting my friend Abby from 4aces on Sunday for a brunch blogging event. I opted for the most comfortable outfit that could come to mind considering the sidewalks and street intersection did not call for heel wearing. My wing-tipped shoes are my favorite shoes, and I wear them often. I wear them on […]


NYFW: Arise Show SS2013

After a challenging Hip Hop dance class, Abby of 4ACES invited me to attend the Arise: African Icons show at Lincoln Center for New York Fashion Week. The show featured the leading African designers in the world including, Oswald Boateng, Maki Oh, Gavin Rajah, Tiffany Amber, and Tsemaye Binitie. This was my second time at […]