BlackBook Magazine’s BFA Best Dressed List

BlackBook Magazine’s BFA Best Dressed List

via: Blackbook Magazine  Photos: Joey Rosado      “Blake Lively, Natalie Portman, Halle Berry and more stylish celebs made it into this week’s BFA Best Dressed. See who else is topping our list.” -BlackBook Magazine     For the record we would not consider ourselves celebrities by ANY means but… pretty blush worthy flattering, to be included(…)

Jim Naughten’s Conflict and Costume: The Herero Tribe of Namibia

Jim Naughten’s Conflict and Costume: The Herero Tribe of Namibia

via: Barnes & Nobles   Synopsis:   The magnificent traditional costume of the Herero of Namibia, southern Africa, is a stark reminder of the country’s tumultuous past. In the late 19th century, the influence of missionaries and traders in German Southwest Africa led to the adoption by the Herero of the European dress of the(…)

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(…)

ASOS: WHO ARE THE QUANN SISTERS? COOL GIRL WATCH

ASOS: WHO ARE THE QUANN SISTERS? COOL GIRL WATCH

via: ASOS by: Nellie Eden Photos: Joey Rosado   Think you know what NYC cool looks like? Think again. Meet the Quann sisters: TK Wonder, a singer, and Cipriana, a blogger and co-founder of website Urban Bush Babes. Take a peek into the stylish lives of the Brooklyn-based, Baltimore-raised identical twin babe-sisters. Why? They have the kind of(…)

Aristocrator: Interior Inspiration

Aristocrator: Interior Inspiration

Before the wonderful world of Urban Bush Babes, years ago I intensely studied interior/set design, and though that path did not lead to my current passion, I still have an immensely large soft spot in my heart, for decor and interior/space curating (hence the plethora of interior posts on my personal instagram).   Below are(…)

T ▲ C T I L E M ▲ T T E R : Kenesha Sneed

T ▲ C T I L E    M ▲ T T E R : Kenesha Sneed

Tell us your name, occupation and where you are from? My name is Kenesha Sneed and I’m from the desert city of Palmdale, CA, a place where every school I attended was named after a cactus, palmtree or tumbleweed… really. I currently live in Los Angeles where I’m an illustrator / maker of stoneware goods!(…)

Q + A

Q + A

Featured Photo: Brad Ogbonna   Tell us your name, occupation and where you are from?   Q: My name is Quinn Wilson, I am from a tiny town in Michigan called Haslett.     A: Asha Efia, I am a photographer and I was raised in Las Vegas, NV. I lived in Minneapolis for a(…)

My New Ink: Working on My Sleeve Tattoo

My New Ink: Working on My Sleeve Tattoo

Here are some new tattoos I just got done! I’m working on my sleeve, so it will eventually go all the way up to my shoulder. It’s similar to Americana style sleeves which usually have a variety of tattoos randomly placed along the arm. I already had 5 tattoos that I started getting when I(…)

UBB MUSIC REVIEW: GWEELOS : Willow & Jaden Smith

UBB MUSIC REVIEW: GWEELOS : Willow & Jaden Smith

Featured Photo: Alex Wesh (via: fader.com) By: TK Quann (aka TK Wonder)   Admittedly I have seen and heard very little from this sibling duo (as so it appears on their instagram page (@gweelos) However whether they are officially confirmed as a band remains to be seen so for now let’s say collaborative work, but(…)