Category Archives: Fashion & Style

Warby Parker: Globalizing Eye Health w/ Style (NEW! Fall Collection 2014)

I’ve been in search of a new pair of glasses as a quick update to my look & that got me thinking about doing a blog post on eye health. What do eyeglasses have to do with health & fitness, you … Continue reading

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7 Cute Workout Clothes on a Budget (Style by Guest Blogger JoseyXO)

My girl Josephine of http://www.joseyxo.com has a great fashion sense. So when she said that she’d be willing to do a post on cute workout clothes on a budget, you know I was game! Check out Josey’s picks below! 😉 … Continue reading

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6 Steps to Looking Great on Your Wedding Day (From a Former Bride)

Now that my wedding day has passed -with flying colors might I add! 🙂 – I thought I’d offer up a few tips I learned in getting fabulous for the big day. You can use this plan if you’re the bride, … Continue reading

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Can Your Sports Bra Be Fashionable & Functional?

I just stumbled across a very interesting post on Well+Good this morning about “fashion-forward” sports bras. Especially as a woman who is a bit top-heavy, I always vacillate about whether my sports bras can be both fashionable and functional. I … Continue reading

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Activyst: Cute Sports Bags For A Great Cause (CFC Spotlight Thursdays)

Exercise and sports work wonders for young girls: improving their physical health, giving them self-confidence & making them less susceptible to negative social pressures. Knowing this, the founders of Activyst,  a new active bag company, are using their collection of fashionable … Continue reading

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Fashion Fridays: Running Style Pics From Kiki of “Kiki Says”!

Happy Friday! I hope that those subscribers who are still dealing with the effects of Hurricane Sandy are faring a bit better today! For better or for worse, the NYC Marathon will be held this coming Sunday, November 4th. I … Continue reading

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Fashion Fridays: How Do I Pick A Fall Blazer? (Kiki Says…)

Dear Kiki, I’ve been thinking about adding a few sharp blazers to my Fall wardrobe. But I don’t know where to start! A lot of the blazers I’ve found are either too long, too cropped, or just don’t add much … Continue reading

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Can Black Women Wear Red Lipstick? Hear What “Kiki Says…”

“Kiki Says…” is a new CFC column featuring guest blogger and fashion aficionado, Kiki, of Kikisdressupbox.com! Come check out this new Chic addition to the blog & submit your style questions for a reply! 😉 Dear Kiki, I’m a woman with … Continue reading

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Full Figured Fashion Week! (Essence.com)

Did you know that there’s a Fashion Week for plus sized women? Check out the beautiful looks here!

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