Dressed: VFILES, Ximon Lee Fall 2015

Ximon Lee, the first men’s clothing designer to win the 2015 H&M Design Award. The 24-year-old designer is making strides in the industry with his distinct vision for style and precision. I had the pleasure to work along side Lee during his Fall 2015 presentation at the VFILES Runway Show. His collection was like no other. With oversized foam handbags …

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New York chillin’

My island okole *ass* is not meant for the blazing cold. This past weekend we drove into the city for the first time ever! The constant honking, speeding past jaywalking pedestrians and aggressive driving was explained. I definitely had a few of those moments arriving. The city always makes me feel some type of way! Forever 21: Chunky marled knit beanie, Zara: …

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Dressed: Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant

Thursday, March 20, the Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant runway show took place on the 11th floor of the Seagram Building glaring over Park Avenue. This was highlighted to be the first in plus-size retail’s history to showcase its’ new collection by Isabel Toledo. With gleaming lights, a crisp white runway and a one side audience provided a futuristic approach. …

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Ariella Faith: FGI DC Rising Star Stylist

My heart was beating a mile a minute; it was time for the Fashion Group International of Greater Washington DC Rising Star’s Stylist category. Lauren Rothman, author of Style Bible and on-air style expert announced the nominees… and, the winner for the stylist category is Ariella Faith. At that second, my mind could not comprehend. I stood there as if …

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Nominated: FGI DC Rising Stars

Dress, check. Clutch, check. Jewelry, check. Now, to find the perfect sandals while stuck in a snow storm… February and March has been a whirlwind adventure, filled with talent and opportunities, I am in awe and gratitude for all that has come our way. While preparing for my fiancés departure, being a full time mom and devoted fashion stylist, I …

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Dressed: Timo Weiland Fall 2014

Timo Weiland Fall 2014 debuted Tuesday, February 11. Inspired by their long weekend on the Hudson River Valley they created a collection that felt country while keeping their urban aesthetic. Being backstage, I cannot help to not only study my style card but, my surroundings as well. The talent, knowledge and opportunity, take it all in! There was no doubt …

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Dressed: Tibi Fall 2014

Saturday, February 8 I was invited to dress the laid back and easy but always chic and modern brand Tibi. Arriving on set, I was amazed by the welcoming team and organized environment at Pier 59 Studios. As the designer roamed the facility, she provided important details and personal tips to styling each look. With two looks assigned to me, …

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