Crochet Creations Featured At One Of A Kind Show

By Kayla Ducklo “Do not challenge a woman from the West Side of Chicago!” Mona Muhammad recalls the exact moment she dusted off her long forgotten crochet needles to prove to a friend that she really could crochet – even though she hadn’t crocheted in 20 years. Muhammad’s mother Clearetta taught her at a very Read More …

The All White Party of the Year!! Solange Knowles weds Video Director Alan Ferguson

Beyonce’s little sister Solange Knowles married video director Alan Ferguson in New Orleans and it was fashion show picture perfection. After an entire weekend of pre-wedding festivities, including a group movie night and rehearsal dinner, the couple married on Sunday, Nov. 16th. Around 100 guests, including J. Crew creative director and president Jenna Lyons and Read More …

Ovani Di: Grabbing Life, Living It Fully

  On Monday mornings, some people will tell you what they did on their weekends: went skiing, mountain climbing, painted a deck, did charity work, attended the theater, and hosted a backyard barbecue for the neighborhood. You think to yourself: shoot, all I did was have a couple of days off. Ovani Di belongs to Read More …

Law Roach: The “It” Guy Behind The “It” Girl

    Making his way into the upper echelon of must-see stylists, former Chicagoan Lawrence Roach lives and breathes fashion. Depending on his mood, the hottest celebrity stylist in Hollywood right now goes by the monikers “Luxury Law” or “Style Capone” and is the “image architect” of some of the rising stars in showbiz. The Read More …

Lupita Nyong’o: Fashion’s Newest “It” Girl Rules the Red Carpet

Over night  “12 Years a Slave” star Lupita Nyong’o has become Hollywood’s one to watch. Her performance in the critically acclaimed movie has won her the Screen Actors Guild and Critics Choice Award for Best Actress Supporting Role and nominations for Best Supporting Actress from the Golden Globe, BAFTA and (thought to be) the highest Read More …

N’Visions: Detroit Entrepreneur Tia Shavonne Partners with Kidney Foundation & Launches ‘Relationship Collection’

Buy A Little, Give A Little: The Relationship Collection Launches Just in time for the Holidays! Detroit entrepreneur and Kidney Disease Advocate, Tia Shavonne launched the “Relationship Collection” nail polish line on November 30, 2013. Inclusive of 12 themed polishes and sassy lipsticks, the Relationship Collection is a fun way to subtly express your love Read More …

Event Re-cap: Chicago Welcomes Designer Stephane St. Jaymes

Michi Marshall and Margaret O’Connor hosted an event to introduce London-trained designer Stephane St. Jaymes, who has recently relocated to Chicago. The event was held at Tocco Restaurant and 100 invited guests from the fashion community attended. Stephane worked for some of the top designers in London starting with Elisabeth Emmanuelle and moving on to Read More …

N’Style with Handbag Designer DeOndra Jereé

She’s 21 and absolutely fearless when it comes to dictating her dream. Louisiana-bred and now New York based designer, Deondra Morris, debuted her handbag line, the DeOndra Jereé Collection, earlier this month –October 4th – and is currently living her dream. The Deondra Jereé fall/winter 2013 Collection is a luxury handbag line ranging from $128.00 Read More …

Jay-Z on Barneys Controversy: “I Move and Speak on Facts, Not Emotion”

NEW YORK (AP) — Jay-Z — under increasing pressure to back out of a collaboration with the luxury store Barneys New York after it was accused of racially profiling two black customers — said Saturday he’s being unfairly “demonized” for just waiting to hear all of the facts. The rap mogul made his first statement Read More …