Shopping list: Drifting Colorblock Romper via Fashion Nova

Today’s featured shopping list item is this trendy colorblock romper from Instagram fav, Fashion Nova. It features a royal blue and black color scheme, front zipper on biker short bottoms. Want it? Shop —> here Use my discount code for $$$ off!!! XOTEILER

Mac Cosmetics x Aaliyah release date!

The 90’s revival in fashion and beauty keeps going strong with the release of Mac’s latest highly anticipated and highly requested collection. After years of petitioning from loyal fans, the beauty brand finally announced the exciting news on Instagram: “Aaliyah super-fans everywhere – YOU made it happen! Inspired by your loyalty and love, the 90s-glam #AaliyahForMAC collection… Read more »

PUMA x Sophia Webster “Princess” collection

PUMA and Sophia Webster have released their second collaboration today and the pieces are adorable. The “Princess” collection features a range of sneakers and slides in feminine shades of glitter, pink, purple and blue. This collection will be followed up with a second drop on May 17th at PUMA retailers.  

The Scoop on the Yeezy Powerphase “Core black”

  Adidas has confirmed that the Yeezy Powerphase in “Core Black” will be released on March 17th at Adidas retailers, Yeezy Supply and Adidas.com/Yeezy. The sneaker is covered in a matte black leather with “Calabasas” etched on both sides in Gold, and will retail for $120 USD.

NEEDS: A Serena Williams Beauty Brand!?!?

  According to several press sources, the Tennis champ filed documents to trademark the name “Aneres” for a range of beauty products to include lip gloss, lipstick, eye shadow, makeup kits, eyeliner, mascara and more. Aneres will be an addition to the many business ventures that Serena is already a part of, including ownership in… Read more »

Why Witch Hazel is the ultimate skin toner!

  Witch-hazel: The little shrub with the weird name. Mainly found in North America, the plant is broken down to create the holy grail of all astringents, Witch Hazel. Witch Hazel has an endless number of benefits ranging from oral care to fading stretch marks with prolonged use. I’ve selected my top 10 favorite benefits… Read more »

Fila Korea x Chupa Chups Team Up For a Candy Coated Collab

  Got a sweet tooth? Fila Korea and Chupa Chups collaborated on a Capsule Collection inspired by the classic lollipops. The collection features a range of sweatshirts, tees, hats, socks and shoes in an array of bright colors. Check out the pieces in the gallery below | Shop here  

Sean John x Basquiat Capsule Collection

Sean John celebrated their 20th anniversary with a Basquiat themed capsule collection, available exclusively at Macy’s. The pieces highlight the signature work of renowned artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat. The collection includes tees, a denim jacket, knit sweaters and polos with the Artist’s colorful featured on them.

Nicki Minaj for T Magazine’s “The Greats” issue

“THROUGHOUT HER CAREER, Minaj has demonstrated a discipline and intelligence that is rare among other pop stars of her generation. She has what she describes to me as “the X-factor, which is just the thing you can’t put into words.” Onika Tanya Maraj was born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago, in 1982, and immigrated to… Read more »

Keyshia Ka’oir & Gucci Mane dazzle in RED for their wedding rehearsal!

Gucci Mane and his bride to be, Keyshia Ka’oir both looked stunning in coordinating red ensembles for their rehearsal dinner last night. The rapper showered his fiancee in not only jewelry, but a brand new Wraith to celebrate the occasion!! Be sure to tune in tonight at 10 p.m. EST for their wedding special, The… Read more »

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  • Shoe game: Manolo Blahnik laser-cut pumps

    I am loving feminine shoes this season, and while browsing through the Barney’s site, I came across these laser-cut, white, calf-skin Manolo Blahnik pumps. These shoes are everything for several reasons: 1. I adore calf-skin, 2. Laser-cut designs are winning right now, and 3. The pointed-toe is my current shoe style of choice. There are soooo… Read more »

  • Top 30 under 30!

    Jett-Setters, I am so proud to announce that Radio One affiliate, WKYS, selected me as one of DC’s TOP 30 UNDER 30! I am so honored to be recognized for my work in fashion, the community and the political scene. I was aware of the nomination, but didn’t really expect to be selected, so you… Read more »

  • Jett-Setter of the month: Monica

    January’s Jett-Setter is 20 year old Aspiring Model, Monica Hawkins! For the past two years, Monica has been hard at work pursuing a career in print modeling. She enjoys fashion and describes her personal style as “young, fun and stylish!”  Monica says “Contact me at monicaxbabey@gmail.com for modeling opportunities!” Are you a fashion lover and interested… Read more »

  • Weekend Muse: Boozy Brunch

    My fashion muse this weekend is the beloved boozy brunch! Here in DC, the all-you-can-drink brunches are a big deal and a way to kick off your Sunday and recover from Friday and Saturday. You can expect these brunches to be packed and therefore, one must look stylish. I’m feeling neutral and soft colors, comfortable… Read more »

  • Current obsession: Tulle skirts

    Just when I thought that I couldn’t get any girlier…I fall in love (again) with tulle skirts. The more fluffy and feminine, the better. Over the past few years, tulle skirts have become a necessity in the wardrobes of fashionistas around the globe. Would you channel your inner-princess in tulle? Where would you wear it?… Read more »

  • Red carpet spotlight: Versace

    Last night at the 72nd Golden Globes, several stars dazzled in one of my favorite designers, Versace! Presenter, Jane Fonda wore a asymmetric red gown from the pre-fall collection with a nude sleeve, covered in red beading. Supermodels Heidi Klum and Cindy Crawford both wore Versace as well, with Heidi in red Atelier Versace and… Read more »

  • What to wear to the ballet

    After a lively conversation that was sparked on my Facebook page about whether or not people still attend the ballet or opera, a question arose via my inbox: “What do you wear to the ballet?” I personally believe in getting dressed up for special events like this, and feel that for evening performances specifically, cocktail… Read more »

  • Weekend Muse: High tea

    My fashion muse this weekend is the classic and elegant, high tea! I’m dreaming of Spring and currently coveting florals, pastels, pearls and ultra feminine dresses. For events like this, I love very well-tailored dresses in a bright color or fun print with classic jewelry like pearls or diamonds, natural makeup and a structured bag… Read more »

  • Limited Edition 007 Belvedere Vodka

    In celebration of the 24th (!!) installment of the 007 series, Belvedere Vodka has teamed up with Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment to promote “Spectre” with these limited edition Belvedere Vodka bottles. The iconic image of Belvedere Palace has been replaced with MI6 headquarters, and the signature blue ink has… Read more »

  • CÎROC® On Arrival x Mario Testino

    CÎROC® Ultra-Premium Vodka has teamed up with legendary photographer, Mario Testino, for an 18-month brand campaign that is being shot around the globe with the latest emerging talents. Testino steps up as the Creative Director and Photographer. Testino’s shots will reference Slim Aarons’ iconic intimate style of photography. Known for documenting the good life, Aarons… Read more »