Trend Alert: Puff Sleeve Dresses for Fall

RHODE Pia Puff-Sleeve Minidress shop now As we enter the fall, we tend to ditch our colorful summer dresses for darker and richer monochrome options. But this season, I challenge you to try something different! Something a little bold with a lot of volume and a stroke of color. And what better way to make … Continue Reading

Patrick Cupid: Brand Spotlight in Costa Rica

I learned of Patrick Cupid, a talented designer from NYC, while writing up an article “5 Black Male Fashion Designers Who Are Slaying The Game” as part of my “Going Against the Grain: Black-Owned Brands Spotlight” series last summer. Here is what I wrote about Patrick and his eponymous brand back then: “Patrick Cupid makes playful … Continue Reading

Today’s Look: Italian Elegance With a Modern Flare

Dress: Opificio Modenese | Bag: Thale Blanc | Hoops: Maison Miru | Shoes: Sigerson Morrison Expressing myself through clothes comes more naturally to me than verbal expression most times. Can you relate? Getting dressed can be somewhat of a therapeutic process for me. I try something on, check myself in the mirror, add a piece … Continue Reading