Mini Fashion Dictionary: Quick Terms to Know

By: Ruth Jordan Every felt like you were out of the fashion jargon loop, worry no more! Here are some basic fashion terminology you can throw around in you next fashionista chat: A-line: Style line for apparel in which the dress fits at the shoulder or the skirt at the waist and gradually flares out to a wider hemline, causing it to resemble the letter …

Fashion Sensitivity Training: Racism

By: Ruth Jordan So as I scrolled though my Instagram feed yesterday on my way to work, I saw one of the most disturbing things in fashion rear is ugly head again, RACIST IMAGERY! Who was the subject, none other than another fashion heavy weight, Prada. So apparently Prada developed an “enhanced” monkey mascot, which full red lips features bare a striking resemblance to a …

Oh So This Is The New “Passing”

By: Ruth Jordan So as I scrolled on my social media yesterday I came across a post that made me look twice, and then after I read the caption, I kept swiping to make sure I was truly seeing what I though i was seeing which was Caucasians in the practice of “passing” as an African American. Instagram handle, @BlackGirlsWithStyle who serves as a platform …

Supreme Shout-Out From Apple, Happy Holidays!

By: Ruth Jordan Everything done my apple is on purpose, as we know by the imbedded need they have created  in us to buy their products every time they drop, could it be that the shout-out they gave Supreme in their holiday ad be a salute? If you think about it, Supreme is the fashion equivalent to the Apple tech super power. Every time they …

Netflix December 2018 Fashion Movie List

By: Ruth Jordan We all know how quick a movie can disappear on Netflix, one day you see it, the next its gone. Be sure to check these fashion movies out before the end of the year, you wont be disappointed.  Biographical Fashion Content Movies 1.Jeremy Scott: The Peoples Designer 2. The House of Z 3. Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards 4. …

Vivienne Westwood Is On a Collab With … Wait For It … Burberry !

By: Ruth Jordan My fashionistas as we already know, earlier this year Ricardo Tisci took over the reigns of the Burberry empire as creative director. (If you didn’t know that already,  stick with us and keep up!) We’ve got some  news about the luxury brand. As if we weren’t already excited about the new changes thus far such as, the new Burberry logo, and the latest …

Designer Jerry Lorenzo Gets a “Lil Jerry” From Coolrain Lee

By: Ruth Jordan What better than seeing one of your favorite designers flourishing and pushing the boundaries in Luxury/Streetwear? Seeing amazing art that pays them homage, thats what! Scrolling though my IG feed I saw  a post from Jerry Lorenzo holding a mini him, and I just had to know more. This detailed art figure is created by Coolrain Lee the art director of Coolrain …

Lessons From Kawhi Leonard’s New Balance Deal

By: Ruth Jordan To my fashionistas,  you wont believe this ! Today were talking sports, and before you write me off, fashion is definitely tied into this on so hold on. Kawhi Leonard, one of the best basketball players in the NBA has recently embarked on obtaining a sneaker endorsement deal and he showcased a level of strategical intelligence we all can appreciate.  The Raptors’ …

6 Steps on Sunday To A Stress-free Week

By: Ruth Jordan  So its Monday morning, are you ready for your week ahead? Let’s recap your Sunday, more than likely you’ve either slept in all day, or maybe you’ve binge watched everything on Netflix. Though that’s always a great way to spend your last day before re-entering the week ahead’s hustle and bustle; here’s a few things you can do instead that can help …