How Realistic Is “The Bold Type”?

by C. Shardae Jobson HOW REALISTIC IS THE BOLD TYPE? In my past tenure as a Staff Writer for a moderately popular women’s website, the Editorial Director that hired me loved what I did on my WordPress blog, Lavish Rebellion. During my first week, she proudly announced to the Lifestyle and Entertainment Editors that she wanted me to bring to the site what I did … Continue reading How Realistic Is “The Bold Type”?

Gone In 10800 Seconds: How KKW Beauty Is Already The Most Controversial Makeup Launch of the Year

Like an unopened package of s’mores Pop-Tarts, fresh out the carton, and my gluttony ready for the devouring, without hesitation, when I read the news of Kim Kardashian West launching a makeup line, set to be available on June 21, I followed the “KKW Beauty” accounts on Instagram and Tumblr. West was going to drop a contour and highlight kit, which would make sense as … Continue reading Gone In 10800 Seconds: How KKW Beauty Is Already The Most Controversial Makeup Launch of the Year

Your Pocket-Sized Guide to the Awesomeness of Dapper Dan

From Complex to Blavity, it’s easy to view slideshows or scroll down photo galleries of Dapper Dan‘s most memorable remixing of the logos and patterns of iconic fashion houses Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and especially in the 1980s, MCM, on apparel both luxe and athletic and worn by stars of the decade. But Dapper Dan’s legacy is more than a who’s who of who he dressed during … Continue reading Your Pocket-Sized Guide to the Awesomeness of Dapper Dan