OOTD: Spreading Black Girl SUNSHINE in a Yellow Dress

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Yellow-Dress-Vid-2-30-secs.mp4 How to Style Yellow Dress for a Black Girl Today I am bringing you a dose of Sunshine to your feed! Yellow to me is the color of optimism, positivity and sunshine – all of the energy that I am trying to harvest and spread this year. Rocking this yellow maxi dress with eyelet details that I paired … Continue Reading

OOTD: Soft Pastels Outfit Aesthetic

How to style pastel outfits aesthetic for spring a.k.a. Soft Grunge aesthetic Pink/YellowSpring is in the air (or at least in my head) . I’m ready for warmer weather so I’ve been inspired by pastel spring colors. For this look, I paired a beautiful pale pink cable knit cardigan with pastel yellow trousers. I then accessorized … Continue Reading

OOTD: Styling Blazer Dress With Thigh High Boots and Tights

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Blue-Blazer-Dress-Reels-30-secs.mp4 How to style blazer dress with thigh-high boots and tights for a classy look that keeps you warm during the winter. Today I wanted to show you how you can still look stylish in colder months. I paired this blue blazer dress with thigh-high stockings and over-the-knee boots. I added a gold chain link … Continue Reading

OOTD: Valentine’s Day Red Outfit Inspo

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Red-Jacket-Reel.mp4 Got red? This is my Valentine’s day get-up🌹

OOTD: Snow Day Chic

Happy new week Gems! Sharing these shots from yesterday’s snow day photoshoot . I was cozying up at home watching the snowfall and I hope you were too. But I just couldn’t resist taking advantage of that beautiful light that always comes with a snow day so I got dressed and ventured outside. Wearing a little black … Continue Reading

OOTD: Red Outfit in the Snow

I told Maxim he needs to be EXTRA nice to me this month that doubles as the month of Love and a celebration of Black History. Happy February 1st Gems. I can’t think of a better way to welcome it than this epic snow day today. Is it snowing where you are? 🌨❄️

Video Challenge: Get to Know Us

Maxim and I celebrated 9 years together this week  I couldn’t have imagined then that we’d still be standing side by side nine years later rockin’ each other’s world. Let’s celebrate love today! What’s your number? https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/This-or-That-30-Seconds-Reel.mp4

Purple: The Color of UNITY

 +  =  Today I wanted to pay tribute to the purple ensemble worn by Kamala Harris at yesterday’s inauguration, with a purple suit throwback of my own. The vision of our Madame Vice President taking her oath got me so emotional and at that moment I couldn’t have been more proud to be a woman, a Jamaican immigrant  and an American . The … Continue Reading

#OOTD: Knits & Leather

Here’s how to get this look: ⛓ In the winter, paying attention to outfit proportions is key! Here I decided to style a chunky knit sweater with a more structured form-fitting faux leather pencil skirt.  ⛓ Throw in a pair of thigh-high boots in a bold winter hue like mustard yellow or burgundy red to make a statement.  … Continue Reading

#OOTD: Dressing For Colder Weather

Comfort vs. Style is always a balancing act when it comes to dressing. This is especially true once the cold weather rolls in and all I want to wear is layers upon layers with a heavy parka on the outside.But there is a way to stay warm and cute at the same time that doesn’t … Continue Reading