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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

How I Overcame My Hate To Form A Love Relationship With My Hair

How I Overcame My Hate To Form A Love Relationship With My Hair

Imagine a world if you will, of conjured genies in a bottle and with one wish we would utterly love every aspect of ourselves, or with a twitch of the nose we would instantly have bewitched powers, concocting a magic potion of self love. A life free of complications?…Maybe, but a pretty dull, superficial and(…)

Fashionel: “Don’t Be Afraid To Try Something New” -TK Wonder

Fashionel: “Don’t Be Afraid To Try Something New” -TK Wonder

via: Fashionel.com Photos: Emilija Manevska   If you’ve had the chance to see her perform, then you certainly know how powerful she is on stage. TK Wonder is a talented singer, rapper and songwriter from Brooklyn, New York. People in Macedonia got to know her through her energetic performances with internationally acclaimed Macedonian electronic musician(…)

Refinery 29: Holiday Dressing, Courtesy of New York’s Cutest Couples

Refinery 29: Holiday Dressing, Courtesy of New York’s Cutest Couples

Via: Refinery 29 By: Erin Cunningham Photos by Kristiina Wilson    Tis the season to be in love. And, with New York City being the epicenter of all things romance, especially during the holidays, who better to turn to for style insights than eight of our favorite couples? We asked the most adorable pairs across(…)

Style Like U’s The What’s Underneath Kickstarter

Style Like U’s The What’s Underneath Kickstarter

First I want to say thank you to Elisa and Lily for creating Style Like U; a platform that celebrates all forms of beauty, breaking down barriers and changing the look of mainstream media’s ideal of beauty as well enforcing self acceptance as the new aesthetic standard. Showing others what it truly means to love(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Hannah Faith

Urban Bush Babe: Hannah Faith

Tell us your name and where you are from? I go by the name of Hannah Faith I’m from England, North London to be a bit more specific.   Photo: Rianna Tamara   What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I’m a DJ, been(…)

URBAN BUSH BABES ARTIST OF THE MONTH: ROCHELLE JORDAN

URBAN BUSH BABES ARTIST OF THE MONTH: ROCHELLE JORDAN

Featured Photo: Sharon Jane By: TK Quann (aka TK Wonder)   So we have quite a few female newcomers on the R&B underground scene who have unveiled Aaliyah-esque components in their music, (whether in vocals or production) however none come closer to an incarnate in vocal intonation, musical style and that throwback R&B 90’s vibe(…)