Style is really very personal. It’s kind of timeless
…it is about how you put yourself together.

-Nina Garcia

For the evening portion of Cocktails with Claire I went for an all black ensemble.  I wanted a distinct contrast between the day and night looks.  I wore a pair of faux leather culottes that I purchased in Rome.  I...

I was on my way to work one day in Chelsea and a store called Mardana NY caught my eye. I walked in and saw these plaid, window pane pants and knew I had to have them.  A quick trip...

It is so important to carry a positive mindset wherever you go.  Part of that is having positive people in your immediate space.  You can't keep the right mindset if your support system isn't in the right state of mind....

Saturday afternoon I prepared myself for a day of pampering at the Makeup and Chill Beauty Bar.  I arrived to a packed venue of makeup and beauty enthusiast.  I'm no makeup guru so I appreciate events like this that teach...

The highly anticipated MET Gala had an unusual theme this year.  Manus X Machina, or Technology x Fashion encouraged the celebrities to show up and show out in their extravagant technology-inspired gowns.  Let take a look at what they wore: Lady...

"Failure is not making a mistake, failure is not trying anymore." I had a long conversation with a stranger and those were her words to me. She kept saying, "you're not a failure." It's so easy to name yourself a...

As you know, 95% of my shoe collection comes from Shoedazzle.  I am obsessed with the affordability and convenience of shoe shopping.  Every month the website comes out with exclusive shoe styles at $45 or less!  Can you imagine?  Forget...

Sunday evening I had the pleasure of attending the 7th Annual Black Fashion Awards, where several designers, stylists, make-up artists and the like were honored. The venue was packed with fashion aficionados dressed in their best fashions. Here's what i...