FRENCH CONNECTION COLLECTION OF WOODEN CLUTCHES

Thursday, June 30, 2011 · No Comments

I spied these beautiful clutches when I was surfing the web. I thought you would enjoy them as much as I did. These clutches are from French Connection, and range in price from $89 to $168. Yes, I know that’s pretty pricey for a small clutch bag, but I think you’re really paying for the craftsmanship and the detailed work that went into making these clutches.  Get a Closer When You,Continue Reading.

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LIL WAYNE COVERS XXL MAGAZINE IN FLI PELICAN

Thursday, June 23, 2011 · No Comments
Posted in Celebrity Style

Lil Wayne covers the July/August issue of XXL magazine in  a FLI Pelican “No Sucka S#it” crewneck. Lil Wayne shirt retails for $68.00 and you can get HERE. Fli Pelican is a luxury brand that sells everything from “FLI” t-shirts to bikinis.  Their gear has been spotted on the likes of Teyana Taylor, Rosco Dash, and Travis Porter.

HAIR & BEAUTY: WHO’S YOUR HAIR STYLIST?

Friday, June 17, 2011 · 2 Comments
Posted in Beauty

A couple of days ago, I took to facebook, to rant about my difficulties finding a PROFESSIONAL hair stylist. I stress the word professional because in my search, I’ve ran into hair stylist who are not professional. I need an individual who loves styling and growing hair, an individual who wants to make their client a top priority. I recently ran into this problem when I moved from my hometown, where there is a plethora of AWESOME and PROFESSIONAL stylist.

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STYLE WATCH: CELEBRITY STYLIST RYAN CHRISTOPHER

Friday, June 17, 2011 · 1 Comment
Posted in Style Watch

Ooh La La Blog has the honor of interviewing the up and coming celebrity stylist, Ryan Christopher. Ryan currently works as the assistant to celebrity stylist, Shun Melson. This opportunity has afforded Ryan the chance to style the likes of Fantasia, Nene Leakes, Kim Zolciak, SWV, and Jeezy.  It was such an inspiring experience to speak with Ryan Christopher, an individual who is making his mark in the fashion industry.

Ryan graduated from Miles College with a degree in Business Administration. It was at Miles College, where Ryan laid the ground work to launch his career. Ryan says he put on fashion shows at the college.  He says, “ I was amazed at how HBCUs students dressed up going to class, it was truly shocking! So I wanted to create something to show students you could be fashionable for all aspects during your college career.”

Through this experience, Ryan began producing fashion shows left and right. His expertise  took him all  the way around theglobe and back. He produced shows in Africa and for Saks Fifth in Birmingham, Alabama.

While Ryan says he enjoyed producing fashion shows, his passion was solely in styling. Eventually he broke away from producing fashion shows, and starting styling full time. It was as Ryan calls it, “the beginning of a new beginning.”

Ryan is making his presence known in the fashion industry, and his style is certainly the one to watch,especially on your favorite celebrities since he’s dressing them.

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to read Ryan’s complete interview, where he gives us the ups and downs of the fashion industry  and advice for anyone tryng to break into the business.

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SWEET FEET: SUMMER SHOE COLLECTION

Thursday, June 16, 2011 · No Comments
Posted in Women Shoes

Summer is quickly approaching, and I’m making sure my shoe game reflects the shift in seasons. These four pair of shoes are the start to my summer shoe collection. I have a long way to go to say it’s complete, but this is a start.

(From Left to Right) bebe “Lucie” platform sandal, bebe “Jade” woven sandals, Jessica Simpson “Waleo” Miami green, Forever 21 Suedette  lace up wedges

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CASSIE ROCKS CAMILLA SKOVGAARD IN VIBE MAGAZINE SEXY ISSUE

Thursday, June 2, 2011 · 2 Comments

Singer turn model, Cassie posed for Vibe Magazine wearing  Camilla Skovgaard ” Trekking ” sandal .   The Bad Boy artist really heats it up for Vibe’s sexy issue, wearing these leather and suede sandals.  The  sandal features, a rubber island platform and silver studs down the shoe. Camilla Skvogaard’s “Trekking”  sandal also come in a taupe color.  The shoe retails at $570 , but it’s on sale now for $285.

RIHANNA COVERS COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE IN MARA HOFFMAN

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 · 2 Comments

Rihanna covers the July/ August issue of  Cosmopolitan Magazine, wearing Mara Hoffman tribal print bustier top.  The bustier has built in corset with, exposed side zippers. This bustier is perfect for  Summer, especially for this 90 degree weather we’ve been experiencing here in the south.

Rihanna paired her top with fuchsia  pants, and a necklace made into a belt.  Check out Rihanna’s Cosmopolitan cover and Mara Hoffman’s bustier below.