Archive for ‘Events’

May 8, 2012

Our TOP Favorites at the 2012 Costume Institute Gala

by EkiuwaJ

1. Solange gracefully walked the red carpet in an amazing Rachel Roy gown. Amazing as always.

2. Cameron Diaz in a silver beaded gown designed by Stella McCartney. Elegant.

3. Nina Dobrev in a Custom Donna Karan Gown with a soft pulled back bun.

4. Kate Bosworth in a ombre feathered dress, legs amazing, hair amazing. what more can a girl ask for?


5. Beyonce wearing Givenchy looking almost perfect in this amazing gown. she truly stole the attention of most with her grace, elegance and amazing posture. it truly makes a difference.

photo credit: stylebistro

October 17, 2011

We love this look: Tracee Eliis Ross

by EkiuwaJ

As the celebrities prepare for the annual Black Girl Rocks event, many looks grace the red carpet and one that caught our eye was Tracee Ellis Ross. One word, stunning. She truly wore that dress well, the all white and fitted dress is something not every woman could pull off. There were many women that looked great, but Tracee did it BEST.

Would you agree?

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October 13, 2011

Item of The Week: The Long Skirt + Many ways to wear it

by EkiuwaJ

The Rocker, The Lady, and the Boho look with the same exact skirt. A Classic piece dressed with three different looks, we love it. This Zara Classic is appropriate for just about any season. This Long Skirt is our item of the week its chic, classic and fun!

“Its a good point for me That Can Have the Same garment differents lifes, because I always try and Avoid making the Same combinations, This is the MOST important point to multiply your wardrobe’s Possibilities.” – MyShowRoomBlog

October 3, 2011

Would You Rock? MSGM Neon Dress from the Cruise Collection

by EkiuwaJ

Chiara, from The Blonde Salad Blog, pulled off neon like I’ve never seen before. It was tasteful, it was chic, and it was so classic. While attending the fashion shows in Paris, Chiara took a few photos in her MSGM Neon Dress from the Cruise Collection. She’s brave, simply because its fall and I always try to steer for more neutral like colors, but she pieced this dress with such classic accessories that you almost forgot about the color!

Chiara was headed to the Dior and Vivienne Westwood gold label fashion-shows.

Would you rock it?

She Wore:

MSGM NEON DRESS (from the Cruise collection)

Photos: The Blonde Salad
October 3, 2011

Interview Monday: Little Black Dress, you can’t go wrong!

by EkiuwaJ

When preparing for an interview there’s always that moment of “What Should I wear?” if its an office job, its STRICTLY Business Casual, but what if the interview is for more of a style forward interview? Where you  HAVE to “dress the part” to get the job. So its more about your style, your presence, and how much of in the KNOW you are. So I thought what better than a little black dress, vintage floral scarf, skinny brown belt, and flats(this I was kind of unsure of) I kept going back and forth in my head, heels or flats…heels or flats. And then of course I choose flats. Which wasn’t such a bad choice.

Dress: Target $24.99

Skinny Belt: H&M (3 for $12.49)

Vintage Inspired Floral Scarf: Target $12.99

Flats: DSW

September 26, 2011

Snapshot + Video: Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2012

by EkiuwaJ

Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2012

Classic+ Simple collection no introduction needed, I’m truly inspired by this whole collection.

Take a Look.

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September 26, 2011

Up Close and Personal with Dolce & Gabbana

by EkiuwaJ

Dolce & Gabbana ENTIRE SS 2012 collection truly is amazing, however, there were a few pieces that stood out from the crowd. This vintage floral & fruit pattern truly inspired me deeply. This particular pattern and material is so nostalgic for me, it truly took me back to my Grandmother’s kitchen with the amazing flower + fruit wallpaper and each style has a 50’s & 60’s fill to it, this pattern is colorful, rich and full of character. Are you guys excited about this style and pattern? Are you looking forward to our favorite stars rocking this collection next Spring?

Share your comments below, I’d love to hear what you think of this particular style.

A collection I can ONLY fantasize about until I can afford it! LOL

More Photos below…

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September 23, 2011

Event: Changing the way the world thinks about BEAUTY…What is Beauty?

by EkiuwaJ

Inspired by the book, Changing the way the world thinks about BEAUTY, this discussion is an Exploration in BEAUTY.

Beauty is many things to many people, cultures, and ethnicities.

Join us at the MSU-Detroit Center as panel speakers define beauty from their multi backgrounds, discuss & dispel stereotypes about beauty, elaborate on the effects of media on beauty, and engage in conversation about various expressions of beauty.

Our objective at the end of this discussion is to acknowledge that even if different, BEAUTY is in ALL, if we EXPLORE deep enough.

September 24: 3pm
MSU – DETROIT CENTER 3408 Woodward Avenue – Classroom 202, Detroit, MI

September 22, 2011

Which Bangs will you be wearing this Fall? Help me choose!

by EkiuwaJ

So next week I am scheduled to slightly change my look with adding BANGS! Bangs are a girls favorite accessory, well at least for me it is! So bangs are always a BIG discussion for my stylist and I, simply because there are different ways to wear them. You have the option of face-frame bangs, blunt bangs, side swept bangs, layered bangs and many more. These styles above are simple and not so dramatic, in which I love.

Which look are you loving the best? I’m totally in love with Camilla Belle’s bangs!

Me last year with Bangs…I was in LOVE!


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September 20, 2011

LFW|Matthew Williamson Spring/Summer 2012

by EkiuwaJ

One Fashion Week over, and the NEXT begins from New York Fashion Week to London Fashion Week with more amazing styles as the models strut the runway, I can go through these amazing designs ALL DAY. Here is the Spring/Summer collection from the one and only Matthew Williamson. Beautiful vibrant colors with amazing patterns that will have girl wanting to skip Winter and go straight to Spring/Summer 2012 would you agree? I’d think so. London Fashion Week is ALWAYS my favorite, I’m always intrigued to know what designers in other countries are showcasing. This collection truly is one of my TOP favorites thus far. What are some of your favorite collections from the LFW runway shows?

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