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Summer Breeze

Summer breeze, o’ summer breeze, where art thou? It has been hot! Hot, humid, and sometimes rainy. But I don’t mind. Give me a hot, humid, and rainy day anytime over a cold, lip-shivering, bone-breaking day. I’m caribbean, baby! For example, yesterday, I had no problem walking in the storm without an umbrella. You know […]

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Colors for Sunday brunch

I live colorfully. I love colors in everything that I do. I love colors on my food. And I will even add that my personality is also very colorful. That’s why my headwrap collection makes it so easy for me to get dressed now! Mixing prints is also one of my favorite things to do, […]

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Style post: Little white lace dress

This little white dress is a summer favorite. It’s light, simple, and makes any outfit look cute and feminine. Since I’m trying to squeeze every summer day out as possible, unlike many stylish New Yorkers, I will continue to wear summer colors and sandals until it actually feels like fall. And I’m talking about low […]

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Style post: boyfriend jeans chaos

My favorite outfits are when I don’t think much about what I’m going to wear as I’m getting dressed. I pull out the first piece, put it on, then put on the next without considering anything about coordination. I usually end up with a look that incorporates a bunch of different things that most people […]

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Some California fun

This was my second time in California, and I had so much fun! Despite the traffic and the amount of time we spent in the car going from place to place, it was a nice little vacation. My boyfriend and I went for a wedding, but we made the trip into a five day weekend […]

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Dress up for work

I keep it simple for work. I tend to stray away from trends and shop classic pieces for my professional life. I do a lot of my work-shopping online on discounted website like ideeli.com. They always have great collections of designers (Calvin Klein, Ellen Tracy, etc) with good quality at my price range. I also visit […]

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A fun, activity-filled day at the beach with new friends is what everyone needs in the summer. I jumped on the LIRR from Penn Station to Long Beach to meet up with a group of athletes, which after that, I’m definitely inspired to get back to working out. For me it’s always an off-and-on thing, and […]

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Mafrika Music Festival 2012

Afros, dreadlocks, short cuts, bantu knots, and colorful, majestic African head gears graced the dance floor at the Mafrika Music Festival on Sunday, June 24th at Marcus Garvey Park. Beautiful kids held hands, and danced naturally to the powerful sounds of drums. Many, including myself, swayed with eyes closed and hands up in the air. We […]

Un après-midi d’été

  Simple fun is the best kind of fun. One of my favorite things to do in the summer is to grab my heart-shaped sunglasses, some great snacks, and fun games, then persuade my friends to play in the park with me. I live very close to both Central and Morningside Parks, so I always […]

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Figment 2012!

Figment is one of my all time favorite NYC events. The two-day event takes place on Governor’s island, and only happens once a year. This was my third time going, and the tradition is to go on the second day. I’ve always been lucky to go with people as energetic and imaginative as me. As […]

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