americans in paris

A year ago this time I was studying Gothic art and architecture in the beautiful city of Paris. Words cannot express how much I miss my time in the city of lights. The sights, sounds, food, people, fashion and art were all so powerful and had an amazing impact on how I look at my … Continue reading


I need to track down this magazine. According to The Business of Fashion, INDUSTRIE is a magazine that focuses on the fashion industry itself, “as the first and only media title dedicated to going behind the scenes to chronicle the personalities, stories and defining moments in the world of fashion.” I am on a serious mission. Click … Continue reading

city of dreams.

Last summer, I chased my crazy dreams all the way to New York City. I landed an internship with my favorite New York designer and for three months I lived out of two suitcases in my cousin’s West Harlem apartment. I had no idea what to expect and my whirlwind summer was like nothing I … Continue reading

get beyonce’s turquoise nails [UPDATE]

I love everything about Beyonce’s 1950’s style “Why Don’t You Love Me” music video, but I especially love her turquoise nail polish. And by love, I mean I have to have it. After doing some research, I found that she was wearing Chanel’s Nouvelle Vague. I am tempted to head to the counter and snag a … Continue reading

designer crush: SUNO

I know this is not the first time I’ve mentioned Suno, one of my favorite fall collections I saw in New York, but I can’t get the patterns, colors and textures out of my head! My friends and I were already at Milk Studios when we found ourselves drawn to the seriously packed room that … Continue reading

belle of the ball.

I live for the Met Gala. Each and every spring, I am at the edge of my seat waiting for photos to surface showing off the fabulous fashion moments taking place [Note: Someday, I will be in attendance, mark my words].  If I had my choice to attend any of the major award shows, I … Continue reading