My Favorite Fashionable Characters in Movies and TV

To celebrate the release of a new James Bond movie “No Time to Die” (That was unfortunately postponed from April to November 2020 due to Coronavirus scare), Maxim and I channeled our inner secret agents and went on a mission to save the word (See our 007 photoshoot here). In today’s blog post I wanted … Continue Reading

5 Black Female Fashion Designers that should be on Your Radar in 2020

There’s nothing more inspiring to me than seeing women who look like me making major strides in the world of fashion. Black women pushing boundaries, overcoming adversities and showing women everywhere that our abilities are truly limitless. Black women who rebel against societal norms and pave the way for the rest of us to celebrate … Continue Reading

Knee-Hight Boots are the Hottest “It Girl” Accessory Right Now

On Him: Thursday, $190 On Her: Thursday, $235 It’s crazy how time flies when you’re adulting. I remember when I first met Maxim some 8 years ago he was more of a college frat boy who didn’t put much thought into how he dressed. A t-shirt, jeans and sneakers was all that he needed to … Continue Reading

10 Chunky Sneakers You Will Want to Rock This Spring at Every Price Point

On Him: Geox – Navy & Red, $160 On Her: Geox – White & Yellow, $160 Do you, Gems, remember when chunky “dad” sneakers became a big trend after Balenciagas came out in 2017? I never saw myself jumping on the bandwagon but the trend is still going strong in 2020 and now I am … Continue Reading

My Favorite Places to Thrift Designer Clothes in New York City

Vintage dress by Ungaro | Bag by Rebecca Minkoff | Zara boots Today I’m wearing a vintage Givenchy blazer dress from Designer Revival and I figured it’s the perfect time to share a list of my favorite thrift shops in NYC where you can score your own designer piece at affordable prices. There’s nothing like finding … Continue Reading

In Bed with Les Girls Les Boys

Set by Les Girls Les Boys A Girl & her bed on Sundays are an endless Love affair?. I’m fully embracing my last lazy day before getting back on the grind tomorrow 🙂 Happy Sunday Gems!!⁣⁣ ⁣⁣

6 Jean Brands That I am Loving In 2019

I’ve always had a complicated relationship with jeans. On one hand I love a classic “Americana” look of blue jeans and a jacket. On another, a lot of jeans that I had experience with in the past had some sort of flaw – some were too stiff and restrictive to wear, some were simply unflattering … Continue Reading

Brand Spotlight – Sarah Flint

Shoes have always been my thing. As the old saying goes “Shoes are a girl’s best friend” and after all this time, it still rings true. Pumps, boots, booties, heels, flats, sneakers – there’s a style and color for every woman for every mood and occasion. Today I wanted to talk about finding that perfect … Continue Reading

10 Trends from NYFW S/S 20 shows that will be everywhere this year

Another season of New York Fashion Week is in the books and it was one to remember. Under the guidance of a new CFDA chairman, Tom Ford, the week was trimmed down from the usual 7 days to 5 days to make an oft-bloated event easier for fashion viewers to manage and easier to organize … Continue Reading

2 easy ways to wear Stripes this Summer

I think I’ve got a newfound love for stripes! It’s a simple print that can have a bold impact. Although stripes are one of the most popular design patterns in fashion today, it wasn’t always a coveted one. It’s been worn for hundreds of years but it initially had negative connotations attached to it when … Continue Reading