Glamour Magazine: Cipriana Named 1 Of 35 Beauty Superstars of 2015 In The April Issue

Glamour Magazine: Cipriana Named 1 Of 35 Beauty Superstars of 2015 In The April Issue

Photos: Diego Villarreal   “Natural-hair girls, Urban Bush Babes is your ultimate style encyclopedia—and Quann is your icon.” -Glamour Magazine     Flabbergasted…(yes, I actually used the word flabbergasted) to be included in the April issue of Glamour Magazine’s 35 Beauty Superstars of 2015. Scroll below for a sneak peek to see why I was(…)

Sunglass Hut: Soft Fun Trend | Start with the Shades‏

Sunglass Hut: Soft Fun Trend | Start with the Shades‏

We have been eagerly anticipating the announcement of our collaboration with Sunglass Hut for their Soft Fun Trend “Start with the Shades”. Shot by Raul Mandru and Mihai Botarel of creative agency Raul X Mihai, with music by my twin sister; TK Quann aka TK Wonder & Kissey Asplund on production, TK and I were(…)

The New York Times; Bill Cunningham | A Breath of Fresh Air

The New York Times; Bill Cunningham | A Breath of Fresh Air

Featured Photo: Diego Villarreal via: New York Times   “This is Bill Cunningham from New York City and this week it’s a story that involves the young art world and the young fashion world and it gave me the greatest hope for our civilization. If you ever were despondent it about the big business and(…)

VFILES + ALDO: FRIENDS FIGHT | #TWINNING

VFILES + ALDO: FRIENDS FIGHT | #TWINNING

Featured Photo: Joey Rosado   “The fashion community has lost so many special people to this disease and it only makes sense that we , VFILES, speak up and support any opportunity to continue the fight for a cure,” said Julie Anne Quay, Founder and Chief Executive for VFILES. “ALDO has been a pioneering supporter(…)

Video: DIY All Natural Pimple Mud (Beauty/Acne Mask)

Video: DIY All Natural Pimple Mud (Beauty/Acne Mask)

Make your own all natural Pimple Mud (beauty/acne mask) using the powerful bentonite clay. This is my go to mask for my teenage son Jaden and myself. Watch the video below to find out what makes this mask work so well and how to make it! *Photo by me    

Project Cobalt x Public School

Project Cobalt x Public School

Featured Photo:  Willy Vanderperre   Public School Designers, 2013 CFDA Award winners and born and raised New Yorkers; Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow share their inspirations behind their Fall/Winter 2015 collection with ‘Project Cobalt‘; A new way of bringing creative people together through the power of collaboration. It’s mission is to enable the next generation of(…)

Nowness Presents; The Dig: ‘You and I and You’ by Terence Nance

Nowness Presents; The Dig: ‘You and I and You’ by Terence Nance

via: NOWNESS   “The songs are playing at transcendence and simplicity and unseen forces, I think that those things worked their way from the music to my subconscious, and then into the film.” -Terence Nance       Best known for his debut film ‘An Oversimplification of Her Beauty‘ in 2012,  watch as filmmaker; Terence Nance transcends(…)

CR Fashion Book; Issue 6 – Willow Smith

CR Fashion Book; Issue 6 – Willow Smith

via: CR Fashion Book     Creative Direction Lisa Eisner Photographs Bjorn Iooss Fashion Maryam Malakpour Makeup Steven Aturo Hair Marcia Hamilton Manicure Emi Kudo         L.A. icon Lisa Eisner designs jewelry for cool, courageous women unafraid of a statement—gem befitting a muse like the fearless Willow Smith“I just want to have dreads,”(…)

Interview with Jewelry Designer/ Metalsmith “Bless the Theory”

Interview with Jewelry Designer/ Metalsmith “Bless the Theory”

Meet the founder of Bless the Theory, ( jewelry designer/ metalsmith) Charmain Vegas! She is offering our UBB readers a 20% discount for the month of March if you’re interested in any of her beautiful pieces! The discount code is: ubblove20%. Enjoy her interview below:   – Your name and where you’re from My name is Charmaine(…)

Urban Bush Babes Sasha & Sable Boykin in Original UBB Visual Content

Urban Bush Babes Sasha & Sable Boykin in Original UBB Visual Content

Introducing a new addition to our Urban Bush Babes interview series with the collaboration of Photographer; Diego Villarreal exclusively, to produce original visual content for UBB and styling done by myself. Future UBB featured interviews on my end will now be divided into 2 parts. First half will contain only UBB original content and the(…)