The Fun of Mixing Prints & Patterns

For many women, the thought of mixing multiple Patterns in a single outfit can be intimidating- what if you look like a Clown? The trick to mixing Prints without looking like a walking mistake is to understand the Balance and Scale. We tend to shop full speed ahead when there are racks on racks of ...

Fashion Series: Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek) in NYC

Tru Diva's Design/Photo Credit: by NEC Style Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek), also known as the Oscars of the plus size industry held its 8th season in New York City from June 11-17, 2017. Full Figured Fashion Week target audience for FFFWeek® is “plus size fashionistas who not only enjoy all things related to fashion, ...

Fashion Series: “Are You Fashionably Wasteful?”

We live in a society that propagates the idea that you MUST have the latest version of everything. There's a new Apple product released on what seems like a monthly basis. Yet, most iPhone users are convinced that they need to have it. Going "green" and appreciating the environment with eco-friendly options has been trending ...

Fashion Series: “StyleWatch Magazine – What’s Trending in Fall Fashion “

What's your go-to source for Fashion Trends? Well, if StyleWatch magazine wasn't already on your radar, I'm here to tell you why it should be. From style tips, how-to's, deals, and even a personalized shopping experience, you need to get into People's StyleWatch magazine now. StyleWatch magazine originally launched in 2007 and with a redesign ...

Fashion Series: “A Dream that Became A Reality.”

"When I started they told me you don't know sh#t about fashion, I told them fashion don't know sh#t about me" ― Frantzyface In July, I attended a pop-shop at Askan a clothing boutique in Lower Manhattan. Designer, Frantz Farnolle dream started sometime in 2011, while working at a Starbucks, in the fashion district. Frantz never had an ...

Fashion Series: “OOTD THAT SURVIVED THIS SUMMER HEAT”!

Unless you've been living under a rock (and even still), you know that this summer has been a scorcher!  Here in Florida, not only do we have to worry about the heat, but the humidity is an added bonus!  Thank goodness for natural hair!  To keep cool, it is only right that we wear outfits ...

The Chronic Addiction to Fashion Series: “Are you a Fashionista Wanna-Be?”

Are you a bargain shopper? Do you love perusing through the aisles of vintage stores? Let me not get started with Goodwill’s, flea markets, and yard sales? Another person’s trash can become you’re gold. If you are then you are a Closet Fashionista. Say it loud and be proud! I live in Venice, Ca, the un-fashion ...

Fashion Forecast: The Chronic Addiction to Fashion Series

Yes, Summer is almost over! But, if you found yourself on the Bandwagon of Passing Trends this Summer, you're probably feeling less than prepared for Fall Fashion. Before you rush off on a shopping haul, see how to transform your already owned summer pieces into classic and on trend Fall Fashion. I'm excited to share with ...