Introducing: Beauty Hacks By Christina!

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 00:00 Written by
Dear Beauties: Let me introduce myself: my name is Christina and I help Brown skin women find their own self-expression, develop their personal magnetism and feel extra confident through makeup. I first started my career in the beauty industry ten years ago when I joined L’Oréal, the largest cosmetics company in the world. 

Review: Kaela Kay Fall/Winter 2014 Collection

Saturday, 08 November 2014 00:00 Written by
Toronto-based fashion label, Kaela Kay has debuted its Fall/Winter 2014 collection full of its signature looks and staples.

PREVIEW: The Scandal Collection at The Limited

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 00:00 Written by
A preview of The Scandal Collection is out and I’m lusting over everything I’ve seen so far. 
I love me some Olivia Pope of ABC’s hit political drama, Scandal. Especially ‘Livy’s’ style.

First Black Models to Grace Vogue Magazine

Monday, 24 February 2014 00:00 Written by
To fashion worshippers, it is the Holy Grail and its believers include women the world over. Yet, the front pages of Vogue Magazine have often failed to capture the various complexions of the women who read it.

Get Shopping at Pomp & Pageantry

Saturday, 01 February 2014 00:00 Written by
Shellie Williams, owner of one of my fave boutiques in Toronto inspires us with her story in this StylanceTV video.
Lack of diversity has plagued the fashion industry for years.  This is why Tom Ford’s announcement of 21-year old Nigerian-British model, Betty Adewole as the new face his Beauty Spring/Summer 2014 campaign is newsworthy. 

African Prints Go Mainstream

Sunday, 12 January 2014 16:49 Written by
It’s finally on the map. Especially since top designers such as Stella McCartney and Burberry have brought it onto the catwalk. And just as it’s many diverse countries in the continent, African prints come in an array of styles and prints. Ankara, Ntuma, Dumas, Super Wax, Java, Kente, Basin are some of its many names.