What Destiny’s Child Taught Me About Dating

For you post 90’s baby , before Beyoncé dropped lemonade and gave us the tea on dealing with a trifling man, there was Destiny’s Child. As a child, I thought of those songs as catchy hits, but as a full on semi-adult, I’m learning they were WOKE AF when it came to dating! Bad- Ass feminist who didn’t take no shit, but who could seduce …

Ways to Achieve Your New Year Resolution

Ok Betch …. New Year New You? Okrrrr Its really easy to get that sense of urgency for the New Year. It makes us want to think about ways to improve, and have an even better year then the last. Whether its health related or financial, where here to help! Fitness Goals Attaining a healthier lifestyle doesn’t come cheap! That $10 salad just doesn’t fill …

Breakup Playlist; What to Listen to When getting over that Ex.

By : Anne Christelle Duchemin  As easy as it is to drown in your own sorrow, listening to 90’s R&B classics like ‘Weak’ from SWV… DON’T!  Yes its healthy to cry and be vulnerable, but sis don’t drag this break up for another 6 months! There’s a point in time post break up where one needs to redirect their sadness into something positive, and gain …

Victoria’s Secret to Make Way for Other Lingerie Brands

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin  After the airing of the snippets to come for the annual Victoria Secret show on NBC, Victoria received a ton of backlash regarding the lack of diversity in body size, and the lack of transgenders incorporated. Stating that they appeal to a ‘fantasy’ and that they cant appease everyone because they aren’t a department store! Well… I’m all here for it …

Meet The Real Life ‘Crazy Rich Asian’

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin  I don’t know about the rest of you, however after watching the CRA movie I was dying to find the real life Crazy Rich Asians. If the movie was even 1/8th true I needed to get into their lifestyles. After hours on IG I found @EC24M.  THIS WOMEN HAS A BIRKIN MADE OF DIAMONDS. DO I NEED TO SAY MORE?  Jamie …

Meet Teyana Taylor’s Boss Ass Nail- Tech, Wanda

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin  Walking into Teyana Taylor’s nail salon Junie Bee Nails in Harlem, is astonishing! My god the women has a train cart in the salon to make for a nicer waiting area.  The demand for the nail techs is so high, that people will wait an hour plus! A veteran of Junie Bee/Teyana Taylor’s designated nail tech is Selenah ‘Wanda’ Williams. Going …

Landing an Internship in The Fashion Industry

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin I promise you this isn’t a boring, ‘ go to your professional development center’ speech! I (Anne Christelle Duchemin ) go to CUNY’S City Tech , NOT F.I.T and NOT Parsons. Yet, I have managed to do 4 internships, including Oscar de La Renta , Jill Stuart and Halston Herritage. I say this  because what school doesn’t teach you , is-that …

INTERNING AT OSCAR DE LA RENTA

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin we’ve all seen Devil Wears Prada, so it’s no surprise that working in the fashion industry can be extremely intimidating and catty. In fact some fashion houses have discontinued or have had to alter their internship programs due to the hectic working conditions ie Conde Nast and Chanel. In spite of the horrid repertoire on the industry, Oscar De La Renta …

Go Bottomless or Go Home: Brunch Spots

By : Anne Christelle Duchemin As promised, we would deliver the best ways to stretch your hard earned college/ freshly graduated money! What Sex & The City showed us, was that there was a strong magical bond built between girls when sat on a table drinking mimosas and eat avocado toast. Here’s our fave bottomless brunch spots to check out during your next Sunday outing.  …

GYSLENE Debut Collection Coming 2019; Young Entrepreneurship, Authenticity & Futuristic Design

By: Anne Christelle Duchemin  Authenticity and individuality are concepts luxury brands strive for in pursuit of a social media presence. These struggles have allowed the attention of the masses to redirect itself to upcoming designers such as Maya Reik, Richard Malone, and of-course Virgil Abloh, to produce garments that not only align with the zeitgeist of our time but relate to the young consumer. GYSLENE …