The Rundown: Nicki Minaj Launches M.A.C. “VIVA GLAM Nicki Lip Glass”, Get A Sneak Peek of Mariah Carey’s OPI Collection, The Kardashian’s Make Up Line “Khroma” Drops in November, and The Beyonce Effect Boost Sales For One Jewelry Designer

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 · No Comments


Nicki Minaj dropped a  VIVA GLAM lip gloss and you guessed  it, its PINK.  Mariah Carey has eight glitter based nail polishes with OPI and one color is named ” Butterfly Moment” *insert school girl squeal here*.  The Kardashian’s beauty brand, Khroma will be available in November. Anything Beyonce touches is gold, really.  Get the full ” Rundown” next. Continue Reading »

The Rundown: Nicki Minaj Unveils ‘Pink Friday’ Perfume Bottle

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 · No Comments

If you ever wondered what “Angels Playing” smell like you may be interested in Nicki Minaj’s new fragrance, “Pink Friday.”  Are we surprised by this name?  Nicki took to Twitter to unveil her new perfume bottle. The bottle is shaped like a miniature Nicki.  I’m sure all the self proclaimed Barbies will be running to  the beauty counter to grab a bottle.  But Barbz you’ll have to wait just a little bit longer, Nicki’s perfume won’t be available until September. Don’t know about y’all but I want to know what “Angels Playing” smell like! Will you  be grabbing  a bottle of “Pink Friday?”

Beauty News: Janelle Monáe Announced As New CoverGirl

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 · No Comments

Fearless, refreshing, and fabulous– it’s safe to say CoverGirl got it right with Janelle Monáe. The beauty brand recently announced Janelle Monáe as the newest CoverGirl. The Grammy-nominated singer spoke with  Vogue about her new role. She said,

“Growing up and trying to find myself as a woman and experimenting with makeup, I’d go buy magazines,” she says. “I’d see Tyra Banks [in the CoverGirl ads] and I’d think, Wow, she’s beautiful. It never looked like she had on too much makeup. There was just something clean and classic about her face.”

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The Rundown: Gabby Douglas Becomes First Black Olympic Champion In All-Around

Friday, August 3, 2012 · No Comments

Gabby Douglas feels like a younger sister or cousin to me. The stand out athlete is very grounded, spiritual, and talented. Thursday night she etched her way in history becoming the first black Olympic champion in the all-around. After she cinched her second gold medal in London Gabby took to twitter to thanks everyone for the support, love, and prayers.

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Let’s Talk About It: Should Some Trends Have an Age Limit?

Monday, July 9, 2012 · No Comments

 

The temperature is rising and you’re tempted to slip on a pair of hotpants to battle the blistering heat, but you’re on the fence about your wardrobe choice. Are you walking a fine line by wearing these short-shorts or will you get a pass because hotpants are a fashion favorite this summer? Don’t worry; you’re not the only one who has a love/hate relationship with the trendy shorts. The teeny-tiny shorts join a long list of other trends that could be hard to pull off because you the run the risk of looking like a teenybopper, and you’ve already crossed over into your thirties.

Should there be an age limit on certain trends?

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BeyHive:Beyonce’s Revel Concert Costumes Designed By Ralph & Russo

Saturday, May 26, 2012 · No Comments

YES!!!!!!! Beyonce is back and she brought along Sasha Fierce for the ride!  Last night Beyonce graced the stage for the first time since the birth of Blue Ivy and from the looks of the  pictures, Beyonce SLAYED the stage!  This was the first of four concerts  set at the Revel Resort in Atlantic City this Memorial Day Weekend.  Beyonce strutted her stuff across the stage in four looks custom made by Ralph & Russo. Continue Reading »

FASHION NEWS: STRIVERS ROW & COMPANY PRESENTS THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN COLLECTION

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 · No Comments
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Strivers Row has  jumped on the Skegee train! Strivers Row & Company has teamed up with Tuskegee Airmen Incorporated  to celebrate and preserve the history  of the organization.

The Tuskegee Airmen Collection “Redeemers” will commemorate the original airmen and George Lucas’s recently released Film “Red Tails”. The collection will feature  a scarf with authentic squadron patches  to represent all five Tuskegee Airmen Squadrons. The items will be available at Strivers Row online store.

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NEWS: KANYE WEST TAKES TO TWITTER TO ANNOUNCE HIS NEW DESIGN COMPANY DONDA

Thursday, January 5, 2012 · No Comments
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Kanye West took to his twitter account to announce a new design company called DONDA, named after his late mother Donda West.  As Kanye described the company, it will be a place for thinkers and designers to come together and bounce ideas off of each other.

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