Inspiration

D’Angelo Plugs in on the Set of GQ Magazine

D’Angelo Plugs in on the Set of GQ Magazine

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. The man who has been compared to the distinct hypnotizing sounds of legendary singer  Marvin Gaye, multi-talented artist, D’Angelo returns to the public eye in rare form after over a decade. Finishing his album and opening up for GQ’s correspondent Amy Wallace, D’ Angelo shares a side of his(…)

Style: Who Are Your Influencers

Style: Who Are Your Influencers

My sister sent this photo to me today of us and my mama and I just had to share with all of you. I always wonder where an individual gets there sense of style from. In my case my Mother had a huge impact in how I dress today. I was always aware of what I(…)

Curl Daze

Curl Daze

Click Read More/Comment or featured picture for additional pictures. With over 200 natural women in attendance at Stash Lounge in NY on May 17th for Curl Daze, a natural hair celebration, this meetup colored outside lines and felt more like an indoor block party then the normalcy of some natural hair meetups. Cordially invited by(…)

Halo

Halo

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. The earthly version of Heaven’s Halo…the FRO! Photos via f-u-c-k-i-n-g–n-a-t-u-r-a-l tumblr, blkgirlsrock tumblr, fuckyeahcurlscurlscurl tumblr and everybodydiesss.blogspot.  

New York Times: A Very Fine Line

New York Times: A Very Fine Line

Click Read More/Comment for additional picture. “I DIDN’T actually decide to do the whole room at first,” said Shantell Martin, contemplating the freestyle line drawings that cover all four walls and the ceiling of the room she rents in Brooklyn. Initially, she said, she planned to limit herself to part of one wall, a section(…)

9 Tips for New Naturals

9 Tips for New Naturals

As a new natural you are about to embark on an exciting journey with as many twists and turns as a rollercoaster that never ends but as exciting as this journey is the path can also be a frustrating one! Below are 9 helpful tips that I have found to be valuable in the journey(…)

National Museum of the American Indian

National Museum of the American Indian

This month we shared out collaboration with American Express  and the National Trust for Historic Preservation as blog ambassadors, for an exciting program dubbed Partners in Preservation, an initiative that grants rewards for the preservation of historic landmarks, buildings and monuments across the country. This year New York was announced as the official 2012 grantee with(…)