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Recap of New York City Fashion Week Fall 2014!

Last week I attended two events for NYFW 2014, Plus Night Out and SheaMoisture Cosmetics for Korto Momolu. Both events promoted fashion styles and looks for women of color. The models were fierce, owning the stage with each step, and giving the camera lots of attitude. I was honored to attend these shows, specifically because […]

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Real Engagements {New York & Mexico}: Dionne & Nicholas!

Dionne and Nicholas met in June of 2002 during their senior year of high school, at a talent show. They both had offers to attend different colleges, but as fate would have it, they both ended up at Long Island University. “On my first day of class I was waiting for the elevator and once it […]

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Real Weddings {South Carolina}: Kimberly & Jordon!

Kimberly and Jordon met almost 4 years ago in December of 2010, in Charleston, SC. They were both attending a large community service event called Convoy of Hope, and they ended up sparking a friendly conversation. Later that night Kimberly received a Facebook message from Jordon, saying how nice it was to meet her and […]

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Bride Style: Wedding Guest Fashion with Elaina Shumake!

As a bride I love to go to weddings: A. to scope out the decor and B. of course to support the union of friends! I went to a wedding a few weeks ago for a friend of mine and as I planned for the celebration I couldn’t decide what to wear. Sometimes it is […]

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Wedding Gowns That Make A Statement From The Back!

One of the most important aspects of a wedding is the dress. It is the first thing your husband and guest see as you grace the aisle with your presence. Of course finalizing the decision to buy the most immaculate dress can both exciting and tedious. There are a million things to consider before purchasing […]

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Fashion Friday: Dance The Night Away Date Night Looks!

You’re back from the honeymoon and are finally settling in to newlywed bliss and then it comes; Date night! And of course you want to look fabulous for your new hubby.  We came across this breathtaking date night looks styled photo shoot with supermodel Chanel Iman and Rocky. We had to share it with you. […]

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Real Weddings {Texas}: Cecilia & Michael!

Cecilia and Michael met at Sam Houston State University in the fall of 2004. The two met while attending a meeting for an on campus community service organization (Adopt A Heart). Throughout their involvement in the organization, they didn’t talk much. However, things soon changed after they both saw each other at mutual friend’s party […]

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Real Weddings {Washington, D.C.}: Angel & Tyree!

Angel  and Tyree met on one of the most romantic days of the year- Valentine’s Day. The two had never met, but spoke frequently over the phone and on February 14th, 2010, they both decided to finally meet face to face. “Tyree was very original with his plans for Valentine’s Day. Tyree asked me if I […]

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Real Engagements {Bahamas}: Chinenye & Olisa !

Chinenye and Olisa met at Olisa’s cousins graduation cookout, who happened to be really good friends of Chinenye’s family. “My cousin Princess and I just got to the cookout and went straight to the backyard. We were there for a couple of minutes, when Olisa’s aunt came and brought me over to Olisa who was […]

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Fall – Winter Weddings: Long Sleeve Wedding Gowns

As we slowly but surely say goodbye to summer, we embrace cold breezes, thicker material and long sleeves. Long sleeve wedding gowns are seriously trending now.  Although, the sleeves on these beautiful dresses aren’t keeping you all that warm, the idea of these dresses for a fall or winter wedding screams fabulous! If you are considering […]

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Wedding Fashion: Mother of the Bride and Groom!

Gone are the days where the Mothers of the bride and groom wear non-modern dresses with no style. Mothers are spending time, and money to make sure they look their personal best on your wedding day. After all, they will be included in the memories captured that day.  In general they may also assist you […]

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With Love From France: French Boho-Moroccan Styled Shoot with Events By Mikysah

From Kate Minyem French Event Designer of Events By Mikysah: I’m in love with flowers and bold colors like gold, hot pink, purple and oranges. I also appreciate the layered textures, luxurious sparkles and amazing patterns that accompany a Moroccan Affair! The idea behind this shoot started from the absolutely fabulous place I’ve found in […]

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Real Weddings {Boston}: Ketia & Donald

Ketia and Donald met in 2003. They both attended the same high school and started dating in 2004. The high school sweethearts have been together for nine years total. The two celebrated their union with a classic wedding at the United House of Prayer in Boston, MA. Check out their special day, captured by Kateryna […]

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Interview with actress Terri J. Vaughn, on her new movie ‘Girlfriend’s Getaway’!

  Over the weekend, TV One aired it’s own “Waiting to Exhale” meets “The Hangover” original movie called, Girlfriend’s Getaway. Without giving the story away, 4 girlfriends take a getaway trip to Trinidad, each one dealing with the complications of their separate lives. One of the leading actresses, Terri J. Vaughn, played the pregnant friend Sophie, […]

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Selecting The Right Dress For Your Body Type!

 Every bride has a dream wedding dress! The one she has pictured since she has been old enough to date. The dress that makes her groom shed manly tears. It is perfection personified and makes every bride of the past and future envious. But, is that dress the perfect shape for you? When walking down […]

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