Talk about hot topics! Social media is all atwitter with photos and commentary about 4th grade teacher Paris Monroe and what she wears to work. Ms. Monroe has been dubbed Teacher Bae for posting pictures of herself in her classroom wearing bodycon dresses, skinny jeans and high heels. Two camps have emerged: Camp Defend #TeacherBae and Camp For The Love of God Woman, Cover Yourself.…

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Zoe Saldana is one of my long-time celebrity girl crushes. Fierce, feminine and fearless, I’ve always admired her spirit and style. From her re-imagining of the iconic Lieutenant Uhura in the Star Trek franchise to the moxie required to take on the role of Nina Simone in the much maligned biopic NinaI find her courageous and captivating. Say what you want about her portrayal of the iconic musician and activist, Saldana’s unapologetic stance in the face of vitriolic criticism makes me love her more.…

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It’s all about the shoulder this spring: off-the-shoulder, one shoulder, cold shoulders. Since it’s been a little too chilly in NYC to go completely off-the-shoulder, I’m easing my way in with an easier-to-wear cold shoulder top. Of course, girding against the breeze isn’t the only reason I’m liking this blouse. I also love the swing factor that adds to my sashay as I stroll along the boulevards.…

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It’s time to peel off those layers and brighten your wardrobe for spring! This season’s runways offer lots of style inspiration and today I’m highlighting my favorite spring style trends to ramp up my look and yours too!

Spring Style Trends: The Cold Shoulder

Collar bones and shoulders usually have a coming out party of sorts for spring and this year is no exception.…

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Awards Season 2016 concludes with the 88th Academy Awards and today I’m taking a look at the best of the Oscars 2016 red carpet. There were many lovely moments on this year’s red carpet with standout showings from Lady Gaga who wore pants by Brandon Maxwell, Jennifer Lawrence in Dior and Naomi Watts in Armani Prive.

Oscars 2016 – Best Dressed

I want to give a special mention to Jennifer Lawrence for finally matching her beauty with her wardrobe and wrapping it all in an age-appropriate ribbon.…

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