On the Cover: About that Dress!

FollowShare So, you have asked me about the dress that was worn on the cover. Well, that is not a dress…it is a blouse that was too big so I wore it backwards and tied it in the front. Violet Scott, who served as stylist for the cover, took a trip with me the night […]

25th Anniversary Celebration – Preparing for a 5 Star Event the Stylish Way

FollowShare So you want to have a spectacular event with the bells, the whistles and the glamour, but  you don’t want to spend a lot of money to make your event pop! Well, we just wrapped up one of our most talked about occasions we have ever had; our 25th Anniversary Celebration as the founder of […]

21 Office Organizing Tips

FollowShare By Janet M. Taylor In 2015 I celebrated 21 years in business so I decided I would end the year sharing 21 tips that can help you organize your office and clear piles from your desk. I challenge you to take one of the tips and use it before the end of this year. […]

YSW: Tuesday Tips – Repurpose Your Make-up Holder

FollowShare I first heard about this tip from organizing guru, Janet Taylor. I thought I was creating my own functional make-up holder when I first used this cleaning supply caddy. It had just the right compartments that were the right size for every make-up tool.  [continue reading] FollowShare

10 DIY Mini Home Makeovers You Can Do at Any Budget

FollowShare A never changing home can really make you feel like you’re in a rut. So you can’t buy a house right now, or you can’t move to that ideal apartment building across town. That doesn’t mean your home shouldn’t express who you are at every stage of your life. Having a fresh and wonderfully […]

How I Learned Blindness Is Not Black Or White

FollowShare By:   Stephanae McCoy It was a little over 48 years ago when I put on my first pair of eyeglasses and the feeling of seeing clearly for the first time was indescribable. The transition was like leaving a dark movie theatre and stepping outdoors on a bright sunny day. My eyes needed time […]

Color Me Naturally: My hair color journey

FollowShare By Maia Williams I recently dyed my hair with L’Oreal’s HighColor Highlights dye and I love it! I used the color magenta and I highly recommend it to anyone with dark hair who is trying to achieve a vibrant red color. Each box of dye was about $6. I purchased the dye, gloves, a […]

Fabulous Pants For Spring/Summer 2016

FollowShare The wide leg, flare and palazzo pants are a great fashion style for Spring/Summer. If you’re wondering what’s the difference in these styles, here’s your answer. The wide leg pants are cut wide from the thigh down to the hem. The flare pants are tapered at the knee and resembles the “bell bottom” pants. […]

Inexpensive Makeup Brands

FollowShare I recently purchased a liquid eyeliner called Megaliner and a mascara called Megalength from Wet n Wild. The liquid eyeliner has a thin consistency and gives a light touch to the face. The applicator is thin as well making it easy to apply a winged eyeliner. The mascara applicator is small and it isn’t […]

GirlFriend Getaways “2016”

FollowShare Compiled by Violet Scott Are you ready to let your hair down ladies? Relax and Leave behind the stress. What a better getaway than to go with your girlfriend. Vacations are needed and escaping your toxic environment can give you a sense of relief. It’s refreshing to go on a “Don’t Hold Back” retreat […]

Introducing the Royal Roots Collections

FollowShare LaKeisha Wolf is the Executive Director of the Ujamaa Collective located in Pittsburgh, PA. They just embarked on a new venture to create their own private line of skirts and accessories that just happen to be flying off the shelves.  Royal Roots Collection is brand that can add style and function to your wardrobe.  1. […]

Introducing Mal’s Custom Jewelry

FollowShare Malorie Bailey-Massie, aka “Mal”, sister and assistant to The Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Cynthia Bailey, was born and raised in Alabama. In 1989 she moved to Houston, TX, where she attended a popular modeling school. Malorie went on to appear in numerous fashion, bridal and hair shows. After several years, Malorie realized that modeling […]

Steps To An Organized Closet

FollowShare Written by Janet M. Taylor Organizing your closet can seem overwhelming but if you develop a plan to tackle the project the benefits will be the ability to find items you want to wear within seconds.  Following are 5 steps to help you get started: Step1: Take inventory.  Take inventory of what is currently […]

New York Fashion Week Africa

FollowShare Opening day for New York Fashion Week [Africa], a one-day activation under the Africa Fashion Week brand, commenced on Friday, September 11, 2015 at the Broad Street Ballroom (41 Broad Street, New York, NY 10004). Here, the Luxury Africa Conference (discussion), Runway (promotion), and Prints and Mixer (building relations— networking) took place. Hosted by […]