15 Pairs Of Sneakers I Wanted To Blow Checks On In 2015

Okay, okay! A majority of the sneakers listed below don’t exactly break the bank. We’re not talking about Balmain over here (tears for the other half of the size 10 leopard Giuseppes that were apparently lost at Barneys New York in Manhattan last winter). But being a lover of sneakers that are unorthodox or limited edition can cause a frenzy for both your unsatiated thirst … Continue reading 15 Pairs Of Sneakers I Wanted To Blow Checks On In 2015

Is It Time To Stop Supporting Makeup Brands That Don’t Support Us?

I’m sure that when makeup makeup artist Manny Gutierrez uploaded a pic of his Marc Jacobs Beauty care package, personally sent to him, to his Instagram, that it would’ve caused so much controversy. But the unexpected outrage was not without substance. The photo above of all twenty-two bottles of Jacobs‘ (acclaimed) Remarcable Full Cover Foundation impressively shows the range of nuances between beige and ivory skin tones. But … Continue reading Is It Time To Stop Supporting Makeup Brands That Don’t Support Us?

The Official Afro-Latina Anthem Is Here: Nitty Scott, MC Raps “Negrita” [AUDIO]

The Afro-Latino and Afro-Latina movement have been bubbling for a number of years now. Combating the colorism and racism of the Latino community, Afro-Latinos have joined forces to be heard and recognize through blogs, music, literature and essays such Ain’t I Latina and posts on the site Colorlines. And with the recent news of Afro-Mexicans in the Mexican census being counted for the first time … Continue reading The Official Afro-Latina Anthem Is Here: Nitty Scott, MC Raps “Negrita” [AUDIO]