Gala Tings: How I Created this Look for $100 Total!

Earlier this month, I attended the 2016 DC Chamber of Commerce Choice Awards and Gala. It was a little last minute, so the first thing I did was log into ASOS.com to try to grab a few dresses to choose from for the gala. Unfortunately, I totally overlooked the shipping timeline and the dresses I…

Thanksgiving Bust: When Straightening Your Hair Goes Wrong

This past week was Thanksgiving! YAY! I had been counting down the days for probably 2 or 3 months smh. I have a decent sized group of friends from Texas and we got together for our 5th Annual "Trill Thanksgiving" in Bowie, MD. Since DC was experiencing somewhat of a cold front, I decided I'd…

New Thrift Discovery: Fia’s Fabulous Finds in Petworth!

After a meeting this past Friday, I decided to check out Fia's Fabulous Finds, a local thrift/consignment store in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, DC. Fia's is located at 806 Upshur St NW, Washington, DC 20011. I walked in and Fia, the owner, offered us apple cider and margaritas while we shopped. Ummm yes!! There is…

Holiday Party Look 2015

I like to push the envelope with my style, but while still remaining somewhat classic. This is one of my favorite looks from last year for a Christmas party. I found a way to incorporate the classic color scheme with a modern twist! Look details: Forest Green Sweater - Old Navy Outlet ($12.99) Shimmery White/Gold…