Inspiration

Artist: Markus Prime

Artist: Markus Prime

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards the arts?   I was born in Ohio and left when I was 8 months old. My brother joined the military and I immediately started my life moving around the country. I’ve lived in Illinois, Missouri, Texas,(…)

Urban Bush Babes: Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta

Urban Bush Babes: Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta

*click photos to enlarge   Tell us your names and where you are from?   Our names are Elizabeth Lejonhjärta & Victoria Lejonhjärta, we were born and raised in Sweden/Sápmi. We have Gambian, Senegalese, Swedish and Sámi roots and were brought up in a partly Caribbean household. We’re from the celestial body known as “Earth”.(…)

‘Your Tea’ Review/Giveaway + 101 On Tea And Its Benefits

‘Your Tea’ Review/Giveaway + 101 On Tea And Its Benefits

  Did you know an uneven or unpaired amount of electrons in our atoms outer shell causes instability, leading to free radicals that can trigger cancer? Yes, the presence of free radicals in our system is normal, since this is the natural process of aging, but it is an abnormal or excessive amount of free radicals that are responsible(…)

Refinery 29: Advice From The Queens Of Natural Hair

Refinery 29: Advice From The Queens Of Natural Hair

via: Refinery 29  by: Taylor Bryant  Photos: Joey Rosado   Even if you’re not familiar with identical twins Cipriana Quann and TK Wonder, you’ve probably seen them at one point or another. This year alone, they’ve been featured on ASOS, in W magazine, and campaigns for & Other Stories and Gap. You can also spot them in basically every street style roundup(…)

Guest Editor for Glamour Magazine’s January Issue

Guest Editor for Glamour Magazine’s January Issue

Featured Photos: Joey Rosado   “Meet Guest Editor, Cipriana Quann. We’re starting the year with 31 favorite hair looks from the street-style star and Urban Bush Babes Blogger” -Glamour Magazine    * click to enlarge photos     More than thrilled to be Guest Editor for the January issue of Glamour Magazine’s ‘Month in Hair’.(…)

DIY: How I Made-over My Stairs (Before & After Pictures)

DIY: How I Made-over My Stairs (Before & After Pictures)

My husband and I finally conquered our stairs! They looked like they were under construction since this past June! But we strongly dislike carpet, so we ripped out all of the carpet before we moved in. This included the carpet on the stairs. We took a while to figure out what we wanted to do(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Sunita V

Urban Bush Babe: Sunita V

Tell us your name and where you are from? Hi I’m Sunita and I was born and raised in Wisconsin and currently live in NYC.       How long have you been natural?   I’ve never had a relaxer but I have made the terrible decision to get many blow outs and right now(…)

Fader.com: Daniel Arnold Photographs The Millions March in New York

Fader.com: Daniel Arnold Photographs The Millions March in New York

“To go unnoticed walking backwards through 50,000 people, jammed to the seams and shouting in a narrow passageway, was a supernatural experience.” -Daniel Arnold     While many photographers were on the outskirts or had a birds eye view of the ‘Millions March’ that took place in New York this past Saturday, December 13th, Street(…)

Millions March NYC

Millions March NYC

“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” -Elie Wiesel Millions March in New York city on Saturday, December 13th. Photos by: Cipriana Quann *click to enlarge photos