Thrifting & Vintage

Style Like U’s Second Skin: Coco & Breezy Meet Phoebe & Annette (Video)

Style Like U’s Second Skin: Coco & Breezy Meet Phoebe & Annette (Video)

Designers, and identical twin sisters, Coco and Breezy of self-titled eyewear line “Coco and Breezy‘ meet fellow designers and sisters, Phoebe and Annette of jewelry line ‘ANNDRA NEEN‘, in Style Like U‘s  ’Second Skin’ Series; where selected individuals are subjected to living in someone else’s shoes…literally.    

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

“If I wasn’t doing this I’d be… An astronaut.”   Meet Singer/Songwriter, JETTA. With Cee Lo Green and Paloma Faith under her belt, JETTA is now causing a ruckus of her own, since introducing us to her underground smash, START A RIOT.   Inviting comparison to Florence, The XX and Adele, the Liverpool born, London-living(…)

HBO’s ‘Girls’ Season 3: Behind The Scenes Of The Premiere & After-Party

HBO’s ‘Girls’ Season 3: Behind The Scenes Of The Premiere & After-Party

“It’s really liberating to say no to shit you hate.” -Hannah      Photo: Vogue   YES, you guessed it, season 3 of the critically-acclaimed series, ‘Girls‘ is back! Cordially invited by HBO, I had the chance to attended the premiere and after party of the 2014 Golden Globe nominated hit show, ‘Girls’, held at Lincoln Center Rose(…)

Style Like U: Big Boys Do Cry

Style Like U: Big Boys Do Cry

Meet Preston Smiles, Nick Fouquet & Nelson Campbell, three men who unravel and redefine stereotypical gender-based style, transforming misconceived connotations that manifest when masculinity and “femininity” collide.   via: Style Like U     Video edited by Andrea Cruz Shot, photographed, and interviewed by Style Like U Founders, Elisa & Lily   Read more here 

Cipriana Nominated Best Dressed Blogger Of 2013 From Vogue.com

Cipriana Nominated Best Dressed Blogger Of 2013 From Vogue.com

If you could see me right now then you just might catch me dancing. Why? Well I was chosen by Vogue.com as one of the 10 best dressed Bloggers of the year. Yes, I am shamelessly excited beyond verbal description!   Staying true to style in the picture featured on Vogue.com below, everything I am wearing(…)

Mexico In New York

Mexico In New York

Sigh, winter is here in full force and running around the city in 20 degrees with the wind factor that makes it feel like 10 degrees is not exactly my idea of fun. Don’t get me wrong, I love winters but just 35 degrees and above.  So to battle the frigid temperatures I love wearing(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Khadijat Oseni

Urban Bush Babe: Khadijat Oseni

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Khadijat Oseni aka KO and I’m from Brooklyn, NY.     How long have you been natural? I’ve been chemical-free for a few years now however I’ve only had an afro for about a little over a year and a half.    (…)

Urban Bush Babe Jessica Franklin

Urban Bush Babe Jessica Franklin

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Jessica Marie Franklin, but some people might know me as Heygorjess! I’m from New Jersey.     How long have you been natural? 6 years, I did the BC going into my sophomore year of high school.     What do you do?(…)

My Fall Thrift Finds: Hat, Bag, and Shoes

My Fall Thrift Finds: Hat, Bag, and Shoes

It’s that time of year when I start breaking out the hats. Today was one of those days. I haven’t been thrifting since my trip to Austin TX back in July, and I actually haven’t shopped for clothes in months. I’m really happy about that :). But when my mum came for a visit about(…)