John Engle: Magic In The Mundane

For the past 20 years, John Engle has been taking pictures of nature, portraits and eclectic events in the DMV area. Alot of his nature shots are taken in nature sanctuaries along the Potomac River.  Also his past exhibits have flourished in Fredericksburg and Blacksburg Virginia. Engle, however, is not your run-of-the-mill photographer since his past,…

Mercura Sunglasses in NYC: I Want A Pair Pronto!

Forget Ray Bans and forget Dolce and Gabanna. I want a pair of Mercura Sunglasses next time I head over to New York City. The store is apparently located in the Chelsea Hotel & The Chelsea Spa and they seem to rock eye-shades very hard. Their shades remind of 17th century French gold sculptures encrusting…

Rashad Corey:Fashion Stylist With Gusto And Flare

Rashad Corey is a true renassiance man in the fashion industry.  He is not only a Freelance Wardrobe Stylist, Designer, and Fashion Show Producer but he’s a true blood entrepreneuer. Recently, Corey launched his own company entitled Rashad Corey Productions, which Offers Fashion Show Production, Wardrobe Styling, and Fashion Design Services Besides being a Jack of all trades,…

The Posh Girls:Be True, Be You, Be Beautiful With Posh Boutique

Being fashionable is not something you can always learn at school, it’s really an innate ability to craft a style or to pick out an outfit that will make everyone stop and stare. I  very briefly met Kia Wongus at a NYC fashion show held in Upper Manhatten, and was awe-struck over her ensemble.The colors were…

Faye Heart Violet Designer: Baltimore Taste, Forward Trends

I’ve gone to school in Baltimore for x-years and when I think about B-more: I think about eating crabs, watching the O’s play, The Wire, and possibly dying young if I drive into the wrong neighborhood. After careful research on Baltimore culture, I came to the conclusion that it houses hidden gems in the fashion…

Ricky Trendy: Wear What They Fear

  Stylist Ricky Trendy Da’Vista is a wardrobe stylist and accessory designer hailing from Hartford Connecticut.  His fashion line, Da’Vista Shades, breaks fashion taboos and sets the record straight when it comes to being stylistically forward. Besides Da’Vista having  an extensive educational and professional background in the fashion industry, he also  leads a double life by working his 9…

D.Celeste:New York City Jewelry Maker

Last weekend, I was asked by a good friend if I was like all the other girls when it came to shoes. I was perplexed, and asked my friend what he meant. He said, ” You know how most girls are obsessed with shoes and like spend their weekly paychecks on Jimmy Choo’s or Steve…

Edo Tastic: Model, Poet, and Dreamer

                                                      ( Model shots courtesy of Brian Shumay, acclaimed NYC Photographer) Edo Tastic  is a man of several iconic facets, who has only just begun.  Though he is a new comer into the modeling world, he has surely ignited the vocation with various magazine appearances, fierce cat walks and by modeling with up-and-coming fashion lines. What most people…

Henley Bounkhong:Premier Underground Artist of 2010

I may not be an art connoisseur but I do know what good underground art looks like. It looks identical to that  portrait of those two koi fish swimming upwards.  Henley Bounkhong is the best artist I have ever met in my entire life. After  10+ years of going to an eclectic variation of art…

Successful Black Females: Are Here To Stay, Thank You Very Much

Remember that stereotype of African American Women ten to twenty years back?  If you do remember it, then you know that it’s a very cruel and disheartening typecast for a group that has endured the most unimaginable hardships in the last several hundred years. Well, it’s 2010 and times have surely changed. Why stereotype when…

Posterous:10 Reasons Why Everyone Should Join

Every since the inceptions of  Xanga, Live Journal and Myspace, blogging’s popularity has been on the rise.  As of 2010, Blogger,Wordpress and Tumblr  seems to trump the aforementioned  platforms as users prime choice. However,  just because ‘everyone’ uses one platform doesn’t always mean it’s the best. Though I am an avid love of my wordpress.com…