Reader Request: Gabrielle Union’s “Being Mary Jane” Theory Lanai Yellow Bistretch Blazer

Thursday, March 6, 2014 · No Comments

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Sweeties, I must admit I was little sad when “Being Mary Jane” didn’t come on Tuesday night. I actually loved the show. Gabrielle Union, who plays Mary Jane, along with AKIL Production did an amazing job on addressing real life issues. We all can relate to some aspect of the show. We also loved the show’s soundtrack and Mary Jane’s wardrobe. It appears some of you ladies also tuned in to the BET scripted drama. We recently received a “Reader Request” from Anna who also loved MJ’s wardrobe. She said, “Where can I purchase the yellow jacket being Mary Jane was wearing?”

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We did a post last year after “Being Mary Jane” the movie premiered, but we didn’t give the exact brand of Mary Jane’s jacket. We now know that she was wearing Theory Lanai Yellow Bistretch Blazer. Continue Reading »

Reader Request: I Need Fashionable Flats

Thursday, October 10, 2013 · No Comments

 

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Sweeties,

I love a good six inch heel like the next woman, but believe me when I say sometimes I need to give my feet a break. The perfect alternative is a pair of fashionable flats.  I was that girl that refused to spend any real money on flats. I figured I could use those coins on a pair of killer heels. I’ve since changed my mind. I don’t mind spending a few dollars on stylish  flats. I’ve heard beauty cost, but so does comfort. Continue Reading »

Reader Request: What Should I Wear to the Clubs in Las Vegas?

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

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Viva Las Vegas! Sin City is one the best places to visit if you’re down to party.  Enjoying the Vegas night life is exactly what one of our readers plan to do. She’s just looking for the right dress to punctuate her night of fun. Fly_Mommi reached out to us on Instagram asking that we find her the perfect dress to celebrate her birthday. She wrote, “Where can I find some after hour dresses for a trip to Vegas? Mama needs to do it up for her birthday. ” No problem! I created a few looks in case she’s feeling flirty, sexy, or she plans to make a statement.

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Reader Request: What to Wear to Beyonce’s “Mrs.Carter Show” Concert

Thursday, June 20, 2013 · No Comments

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Beyonce’s “Mrs. Carter Show” is the hottest ticket in town and all of my girls are going including my bestie boo Isabella. But Bella is having a hard time finding something to wear to the concert so she enlisted Ooh La La Blog for help. Here’s the catch, Isabella is beyond picky. She doesn’t want to wear a dress, skirt, or shorts. The pieces can’t be cleavage baring or figure hugging. With my laundry list of things she won’t wear, I created a few looks that I hope she’ll love. We also included a wild card look.

 

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Reader Request: What Should I Wear On My Birthday?

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 · No Comments

Juanita writes,”I am a big fan of your site just to let you know. Keep up the good work! The reason I am writing you is because I am undecided about what kind of outfit I should wear on my birthday. I want something cute and gorgeous yet something warm since my birthday is at the ending of October and it gets cold since I live in New York. Please help me.”

Juanita we would love to help. We put together three looks. Use them as style inspiration for a look on your Big Day! Continue Reading »

Reader Request: Can You Recreate This Look For Less?

Monday, September 17, 2012 · No Comments

J’Vawnna writes, ” I need your help with piecing together an outfit for homecoming! lol I saw this picture on pinterest … I think it would be the perfect tailgating/football game fit… but I have no idea where to start to look for each article of clothing…for the el cheapo , can you help me?!”

This is great style inspiration. We would love to help check out these looks. No problem J’Vawnna, here are two looks we put together. Continue Reading »

Reader Request: What To Wear On A Casual Lunch Date To Meet My Boyfriend’s Parents?

Thursday, August 23, 2012 · 3 Comments

Dia had two requests. She also needs advice on what to wear to a casual lunch date to meet her boyfriend’s parents.  Even though its a casual lunch date you still want to make a great impression. We kept the word casual in mind, but we added feminine touches.

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Reader Request: What to Wear to Jay Z’s Made in America Music Festival?

Thursday, August 23, 2012 · No Comments

Dia writes,

“I need some advice.  Could you give me some affordable, head to toe options for a Jay Z’s Made in America Music Festival. I’m not the most trendy person.  I tend to keep my style pretty classic.”

We’re happy to help! Since this is an outside event we took comfort and weather into consideration. So we’re going with a casual cute look! Here are a few options to grab or use as inspiration. Continue Reading »