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: “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 ...