5 Style Lessons I Learned in 2016

Posted On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

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The year is over. Seriously, how did this happen so quickly!? While I’m recapping my highs and lows of 2016, I can’t help but flashback to my fashion choices. And I can honestly say I wore some fun, fashionable and fly pieces. But I also learned a few great lessons.

After doing a massive closet purge last year {I donated a fourth of my wardrobe!}, 2016 taught me a lot about my personal style.

Here’s When You Should Book Flights in 2017

Posted On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
Filed Under: Travel on a Dime
  travel-on-a-dime-looking-fly-on-a-dime-negril-jamaica-1024x1024 Remember how I saved more than $400 on a flight to the Bahamas by changing my departure date by one day? Well, that trip ended up being cancelled due to Hurricane Matthew, but I just rebooked my flight and I saved even more.
And that’s all because I’m traveling after the holiday, which equals tons of savings.

7 Unique, Last Minute Holiday Gifts at the Thrift Store

Posted On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

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The holidays are just days away and if you don’t have your presents for everyone on your list, no worries. All you have to do is hit up your local thrift store for last minute Christmas presents!

You’re guarantee to find unique items at affordable prices. And no, not a single item on the list below involves clothing! 

Cold Weather Checklist – Fashion Must Haves for Winter

Posted On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

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It’s cold. Actually it’s freezing in NYC right now. Like brrr cold. So right about now everyone is whipping out those coats, scarves and boots to stay warm but still look chic and on trend.

That’s why I stopped by Amazon Style Code Live and shared tips on winter gear and what should be on your cold weather checklist.

What to Wear to Your Holiday Party {Decode Your Dress Code}

Posted On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide
December means party season. Though it’s fun and festive, it can also be nerve racking because you never know what to wear. Some invites call for formal, while others are dressy casual or maybe it’s a cocktail affair. Either way, decoding party dress codes can be tough!
That’s why I stopped by Essence Live and hosted a segment on what to wear for any holiday party.