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Poshmark

{VIDEO} How I Package My Orders- Poshmark Edition!

Packaging tips for online sellers or beginners on the Poshmark App! – A Black Girl About Town

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3 Things We Can All Do To Help During the CoronaVirus Pandemic

It’s safe to say that nothing quite threw a wrench in our plans to make 2020 our year quite like the Coronavirus. Travel plans have halted, college courses have been re-routed to an online format, and let’s not get started with dating. While we find solace in humor during these troubling times, it’s certainly not […]

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Fashion fashion tips Personal Styling

4 Types of Earrings Every Woman Should Own πŸ’ŽπŸŽ€

..from work to play, there’s hardly an occasion for which earrings are unsuitable.

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Fashion OOTN

How To Mix and Match Patterns like a True Fashionista (My Most-Liked Instagram Post)🀳🏾❀

Mixing and matching patterns is something I’ve wanted to do more of in terms of fashion, lately. While it’s not rocket science, it does, however, require a certain level of je ne sais quoi. There’s no one size fits all, textbook answer to playing with patterns, but you can run the risk of looking (and […]

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Reflections Things to Do

3 Things I Did for the First Time in 2019! βœ”πŸ’ͺ🏾

Whew, chile. 2019 definitely wasn’t for the faint of heart, but if you’re reading this post, it means you made it through. Thank God. While 2019 was far from my favorite year on record, I still managed to make a few great memories by stepping outside my comfort zone and doing things that the constraints […]

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Fashion Philly

Philly Streetwear Brand MILANO DI ROUGE’s 7th Anniversary Fashion Show + Holiday Party #Recap

MILANO DI ROUGE is a luxury streetwear brand based out of Philadelphia, whose garments are beloved by many. Its supporters include loyal Philly-natives, socialites and celebrities such as Meek Mill, Rick Ross, and Cardi B., to name a few. To celebrate its seventh year in business, Milano hosted a fashion show in December and alas, […]

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Social Media

3 Ways Small Influencers Can Attract Brands on Social Media and IRL πŸ€³πŸΎ

*This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are 100% my own* The term influencer gets thrown around an awful lot these days, perhaps even too much for our liking. Social media has made influencing out to be a members-only club where only those with an excess of 10k followers are granted access. While the […]

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Philly Reflections

Finding Myself Again after Losing My Job..πŸ˜’πŸ’”πŸ’ͺ🏾

Just one week into a promotion at work, I received the shock of my life. Hahnemann University Hospital will be closing on September 6, 2019. This announcement sparked instant tears in the packed auditorium and soon enough it would make headlines across the country. The place where I’d spent pretty much all of my twenties, […]

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Philly Things to Do

Sistahs in Business Expo| Philadelphia|2019 RecapπŸ‘­πŸΎπŸ‘­πŸΏ

Last weekend, I attended the 2nd Annual Sistahs in Business Expo here in Philadelphia. The day-long event featured a marketplace to shop from 100 unique vendors, 2 power packed panels of business owners who shared their success stories, and keynote speakers Activist Tamika D. Mallory and serial entrepreneur and reality T.V. star Yandy Smith-Harris. With […]

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Black Issues Social Commentary

‘Pretty for a Black Girl’ and More Colorist Nonsense that We’re *MF TIRED* of Hearing πŸ€¦πŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ™‡πŸΎβ€β™€οΈ

As a child, no one had to school me on the disparity of treatment that exists between dark skin and light skin in the black community. It was almost as if, instinctively, I was aware. And yet, they did tell me. From siblings who teased that, because I was of a darker complexion than they, […]