Last November, I went to the Strut II runway show put on by Traits Model Management in Guyana. I saw a plethora of Guyanese designers and a Caribbean designer and fell in love with one skirt in specific. It was this black floral skirt by gown and carnival costume designer – Randy Madray. Read More
I’m uber excited to share my very first outfit post of 2018 with you. This year, I am making an effort to shoot more pieces of my own. I want to see what you guys would think of a collection if I were to pursue the idea one day. Read More
ShopShari’s numbers have yelled my name since day one. Earlier this year, she released her capsule collection – CANVAS. The designer that was previously known for her bright prints and impeccable print mixing talent now had a line that was a collection of solids. SOLIDS! What was going on.
Alright, so despite the collection only being solids, they were bright solids and boy, OH BOY! I couldn’t wait to get my hands on them. Shari definitely did not disappoint.
Adrian Foster’s wrap pieces are minimalist items that pack a big bang. Without being over designed, the items he creates are timeless, classic, and you are guaranteed to garner a compliment or two every single time you wear one. These wrap shorts are no different – from the streets Read More
The warm weather has taken me outdoors to explore new places, old houses, and paddle boarding. I paid a trip to the Ca’ d’Zan in Sarasota a few weekends ago. The Ca’ d’Zan is the mansion that the owners of the Ringling circus called home during the winter months. It is a Mediterranean Revival mansion directly on the water which allows it to enjoy fabulous breezes and has some of the prettiest stained glass windows I have ever seen on a house.
The estate is now home to the Ringling Circus Museum which has displays that are equally as fascinating as they are haunting. The costumes definitely yelled at me and I spent quite a bit of time perusing their construction. There was a gigantic to-scale model of what the set up of the circus would have been back in the day as it traveled around the country – talk about attention to detail on some of those pieces!