While looking for different ways to explore and promote Sororum I linked up with director and fellow Ryerson University alum Jessamine Fok. We had worked together before on a previous project and when the opportunity presented itself to create something new we took it. Her cinematic storytelling skills and my creativity and fashion pieces joined forces to tell a story celebrating womanhood, sisterhood, and the beauty of African wax prints.
I’ve known @JonathanRightNow for a few years now and what has always struck me about him is his amazing collection of high end archival fashion pieces. As an admirer of fashion, I’m drawn to his extensive collection and so I finally decided to pay him a visit and talk to him about his wardrobe of Givenchy, Rodarte, Comme des Garcons, Hood By Air, Yves Saint Laurent and more.
What are your thoughts on thrift and vintage shopping? Do you love it, hate it, or not have any luck? I used to be into vintage and thrift shopping a few years ago and though I haven’t done it much recently, getting my hands on this vintage Ozzy Osbourne concert tee had me thinking about it and I wanted to share some shopping tips from my experience. Keep reading for my top 5 tips on how to get the most out of vintage and thrift shopping.
When I first saw the Air Jordan Season of Her collection I was instantly taken aback. The dreamy colorways. The lush texture. The fact that it is an exclusively women’s release. Just in time for Women’s History Month, I got my hands on a pair of these sneakers that aren’t just shoes but also a sign of changing times.
Hey guys! It’s been about five months since I went back into freelance work and my learning curve has been extensive. If you’ve been following me for a while you’ll know I used to work as a freelance stylist for about two years so this isn’t my first rodeo but returning back to this unpredictable type of work as a blogger/model/etc has brought with it a new slew of lessons and I wanted to take some time to share them as I settle more into this position. Keep reading for my #girlboss takeaways.
My love for streetwear is no secret. I love athletic textiles, bright colors, and an oversized fit. When I discovered emerging Los Angeles-based designer Daniel Patrick, I knew I wanted to get my hands on some pieces. Worn by celebrities like J. Cole, Big Sean, and Teyana Taylor, Patrick is becoming a streetwear fave for young, urban Hollywood and beyond.
As I get older and my style continues to evolve, there’s one look I never really tire of. Tomboy chic is a mix of boxy and fitted, an elevated boyish look that still has feminine touches. Keep reading to see some of my tips for trying out this style.
Fashion is cyclical and swings in a pendulum. Diffetent trends come and go with various shapes and silhouettes coming in and out of style. The year is about halfway over and I think it’s fair to say 2017 is the year of the sleeve.
Summer in Toronto has been a little anti-climactic. An extended spring seems to have never quite given way to summer, even long after the summer solstice has passed. Things haven’t felt as bustling as they have in the past. And me? I’ve been locked away in my own world crafting something special.