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Nasty Gal Merchandising Assistant: Simone

Nasty Gal Merchandising Assistant: Simone

With a killer head of curls and (always) towering heels, it’s impossible not to look at Simone as she breezes through the office to help our shoe buyer take your closet to another level. Though Simone’s style can go from ’60s chic to crazy disco queen depending on her mood, she’s almost always spotted in head-to-toe(…)

Urban Bush Babe Tessa

Urban Bush Babe Tessa

Tell us your name and where you are from? Tessa born in Bedstuy, Brooklyn, but I’m currently residing in Hell’s Kitchen. I am a mixed race chick, West Indian-Irish (that’s the condense version).   How long have you been natural? I have been natural for about 11 years, though when I started my transition 12(…)

Afro Look

Afro Look

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. “I wonder why photographic images of Afro’s are yet to be updated? I often think about about why there are limited stereotypical molds when photographing black women? There is either the exotic video vixen, the African soul sistah, a 70′s afro queen or what I have heard people call(…)

Pop Souk: One of My Favorite Places to Shop

Pop Souk: One of My Favorite Places to Shop

If you are in the New York area tomorrow anywhere from noon-6PM, you definitely will not want to miss this shopping extravaganza. Pop Souk is held biannually with some of the most amazing vendors in New York, and if that wasn’t enough, Pop Souk provides the hottest DJ”s to set the mood, almost as if(…)

Falling for Fall & Winter Layers

Falling for Fall & Winter Layers

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Falling leaves, crisp winds, pumpkin pies, ice skating, apple cider and holiday seasons nipping at our toes. Seems winter is making it’s arrival in hasty fashion and speaking of fashion, this gives me the perfect excuse to mix and match multiple pieces and layer till my hearts content,(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Chop

Urban Bush Babe: Chop

  Tell us your name and where you are from? Hi there, Chop here. From Jacksonville, Florida   How long have you been natural? Oooh let’s see, I have been natural for about 13 years now     What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of(…)

Behind the Scenes of Bordertown

Behind the Scenes of Bordertown

Click Read More+Comment for additional pictures. For the past week singer/lyricist/ songwriter, TK Wonder has been in Portsmouth, England shooting music video, ‘Bordertown’ by Horx and ShadowChild. Directed by Joe Wright, lyrics by TK Wonder, ‘Bordertown’ not only brings a new visionary element to cinematography but takes a look at illegal border crossing through the(…)

Exclusive Interview with Former Vogue Magazine Editor & Designer of Prova

Exclusive Interview with Former Vogue Magazine Editor & Designer of Prova

Click Read More/Comments for additional photos. As the frenzy of fashion week falls upon New York today, what better way to bring in the first official day with an exclusive interview with New York native and Designer of Prova, Irini Arakas. The epitome of cool, former editor and writer of Vogue magazine, Arakas branched out 7(…)