An Instagram Boutique Re-Popularized The Lace & See-Through Dress (Can It Stop?)

The one thing that stood out most from the fashion of the 2015 American Music Awards were the see-through or mesh dresses with strategically placed lace, studded or glitery appliques or bodices. A handful of celebs wore some variation of the now familiar risque design, where at least the nipples and nether regions are covered, but it seems that the 2015 ceremony also ushered in … Continue reading An Instagram Boutique Re-Popularized The Lace & See-Through Dress (Can It Stop?)

Every 2015 Magazine Cover That Starred A Woman Of Color This Summer #BlackGirlMagic

Forget about it being a cruel summer! It’s been a buttery brown one, and definitely so for the magazine industry that’s chosen successful and inspiring Black and women of color artists, actresses and businesswomen for their coveted covers. The Twitterverse have been affectionately calling the surge “Black Girl Magic.” And with Beyonce gracing American Vogue‘s esteemed September issue, it’s all been nothing short of f**king awesome. … Continue reading Every 2015 Magazine Cover That Starred A Woman Of Color This Summer #BlackGirlMagic

Why The So-Called Nicki Minaj vs. Taylor Swift “Twitter Beef” Was a Complete Social Media Trap

As I was informed by social media about the quarrel (I haven’t used that word in, how long?) between Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift over the MTV VMA nominations for Video of the Year, I really could have cared less. But I’ll proceed to explain why I am writing about it anyway. I felt that for starters, their whole exchange derived out of an event and show that … Continue reading Why The So-Called Nicki Minaj vs. Taylor Swift “Twitter Beef” Was a Complete Social Media Trap