Kente Duku


Finding more ways to incorporate traditional Akan wear on the blog.



A little monochrome action for my sister’s dissertation defense.


Exaggerated Denim Cuff

When your jeans cost less than yesterday’s lunch. Say what?


Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Clean, Crisp, and Minimal.


Off the Runway

 It’s not everyday that I’ll wear normal clothes…


Subtle Greys

The crossbody replaced the handbag and the belt bag replaced the crossbody.


Jamaica Photo Diary


Jamaica, my second home.


Knit Wear

Something about those earth tones.


“Blessed is the (Wo)Man”

…who can withstand the ‘So Kate’, for she shall inherit the High Heel Pioneer Award.


Preparing to Move

The Fro is Back…


Inspiration Tuesday: Blind Girls See/Nysha Charlene Davis

untitledThose friends that make you realize how blessed you are to have them in your life.  (more…)

Inspiration Tuesday: Stella Jean Ltd


Remembering the days they laughed at us wearing our African designs in public. Now they stare in admiration, requesting we bring back extra material from back home.

Nope. Buy yours from Stella Jean for $1000.




when you don’t want ya momma to see your outfit…


Blushing in the Cold


…This weather will do that yo you.


Inspiration Tuesday: Demestiks

Demestiks NYC
If you haven’t heard of Demestiks by now, you’re either not in loop with fashion in NYC or you’re not in loop with African print.


In a NYC minute



Let’s NOT do this on V-Day!




As you may now know, I am the fashion contributor for My girl Naja and I sat down and had a chit chat about things not to do on V-Day. All of these stories are true and crazy!

Check out the video here:

[I’m wearing a Nicole Miller Dress and Dor L’ Dor Boutique Shoes]

Fashion Contributor for


Guess who’s the new fashion contributor for I am! Super excited about this collaboration. Miss Naja’s blog, for me, is like an encyclopedia for the modern woman. She touches on relationships, politics, business, DIY projects, family life, beauty, and so much more. Check her site out here.



We’ll have some great projects coming up that you’ll want to stay tuned for! So far, I’ve posted Valentine’s Day gift guides for men and women. Check both out here!



There is a time for everything,
and a season for every activity under the heavens


Two for One


There’s a new art of layering.