Finding Paola

Finding Paola

“My name is Paola, and I am from Haiti. Petion-ville, Haiti to be exact. I have been living in the U.S. for over a decade, and every year, I feel closer to Haiti than I have ever felt when I lived there. Everyday, I think of the life I had there, and how much of it I miss. I(…)

“What Color Is Love”

“What Color Is Love”

An exclusive Urban Bush Babes look at “What Color Is Love”     Photos: Abby Ross  Model:  Jodie Smith Styling: Meghan Sebold       *click photo for larger view   www.abbyross.com  

The Ground

The Ground

Solange Knowles for The Ground Magazine (04 issue) Photographer:  Seiji Fujimori Stylist: Nick Nelson   *click on photo for larger view    

Music: ‘Nu Life’ (Video)

Music: ‘Nu Life’ (Video)

Singer, Sarah White shares intimate details behind the inspiration of her latest music video for track; “Nu Life”,  produced by her partner Rico Simon Mendez. In this endearing video, White along with her two young daughters Iza and Mica, filmed and edited a beautiful family love story “celebrating the moments of love, dancing through the(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

(Featured photos: Vivienne Mok) Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Coralie Jouhier and I come from Paris.         How long have you been natural?   I’ve always been natural.         What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair(…)

Refinery 29: “4 Siblings With Incredible Genes”

Refinery 29: “4 Siblings With Incredible Genes”

In honor of national sibling day I am ecstatic to share Refinery 29‘s “Siblings with Incredible Genes”, an interview series featuring 4 sets of siblings making waves in creative ways.  Join my sister, TK Wonder & I, Rachel & Jack Antonoff, Evan & Eddie Huang, and Piera (executive creator director of Refinery 29) & Pepin(…)

How Dreams Become Reality

How Dreams Become Reality

“This photo was taken with Q-Tip 6 years ago at the defunct Knitting Factory NYC location. I was performing that night and was so excited that Q-Tip came to see my show.       “I really appreciated that an artist of his caliber took the time to support an unknown talent. When I first(…)

Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise (A photography book about the unique, colorful women of New York City)     (click photo for larger view)     My sister and I shot with Lee O’Connor over a year ago and I am truly excited to see the wonderful transformation of ‘Birds of Paradise’ since that moment. Find out(…)

300 Sandwiches

300 Sandwiches

“I am a writer living in Brooklyn with her boyfriend of two years, E. Though he is the better chef of the twosome, he is satisfied with her making him a sandwich every once in a while.   One day, I made E a turkey and swiss sandwich on toasted wheat bread. E got so(…)

Style Like U Dailies: Jewelry Designer, Reign (Video)

Style Like U Dailies: Jewelry Designer, Reign (Video)

“My style kinda evolved more into color as I became more “awake”, awake meaning more spiritually aware of myself and everything around me. Just happy and peaceful and coming into exactly who I am.” -Reign     Via: stylelikeu Photo: Flyrus             Reign