Personal Style | Styling Oversized Sweaters for a Casual Holiday Season

This week hubs and I will be traveling to Delaware to spend Thanksgiving with his family. I’m excited to see my in-laws, nieces, nephew, Godson and everyone else, and of course, I can’t wait to eat some good food. I can taste the mac n cheese, mashed potatoes, greens, MMPH – I can’t wait! With all… 

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Events | Develop Your Personal Style Without Breaking the Bank + Personal Style Discovery 2016

For years I’ve worked really hard to develop my personal style. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed sharing posts on how to build a cohesive personal style, as well as sharing some of my favorite closet items that fit my lifestyle. Throughout this process I’ve realized that looking stylish and presentable is crucial, but it does not have to be expensive. Thanks to thrifting,… 

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Kate Spade Agenda

#WNJInspired | How to Finish the Year Strong…Without Overwhelming Yourself

There’s no getting around it. The end of the year is near. If you’re like me, you have several goals you’ve been working hard to achieve throughout the year. There may even be some goals you’re scurrying to accomplish before the year ends. I’m right there with you. As we rush to check things off our… 

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Casual Outfit

Personal Style | Wearing Hats Lately

I’ve been in a casual mood lately when it comes to planning daily outfits. I’ve also been wearing hats A LOT more than usual. Luckily, as long as I’m presentable, I’m able to dress down a bit at work. My office does not enforce a strict dress code and I really appreciate that. I don’t have to worry… 

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Fall Style

Personal Style | October Fall Style Recap

October has come and gone like that! While the weather hasn’t all the way caught up to the season of fall, fall style is in full swing here on WNJ. I was excited and ready to pull out my chunky sweaters, fall hats and leather leggings and style them here on the blog. Here are a few of… 

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Personal Style | Casual & Quirky Thrifted Outfit

Lately I’ve been stretching my wardrobe and repeating certain outfit pieces. I decided to restyle this thrifted top, worn once this week already, for errands with hubby. We ran to the mall and grocery store the other day; of course I wanted to be comfy and cute. I reached for this top, a pair of my favorite jeans… 

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Brown Girls Love Brunch

Events | 3 Things I Learned from the Brown Girls Love Empowerment Brunch

A few weekends ago I had the pleasure of attending the Brown Girls Love Empowerment Brunch at Aredo + Bardeo restaurant in Washington, DC. The event was hosted by the founder of Love Brown Sugar (LBS), Christina Brown. The New York based blogger is the first blogger I followed when I started my journey. I was… 

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Personal Style | Timeless All Black Outfit

Wearing an all black outfit is something I do at least 3 times a week. Yes, I love a pop of color here and there and I’m fond of many colors. But those all black outfits are just too easy to pass up. Whenever I wear one I feel ultra chic. All black outfits are… 

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Black Pants and Tunic

Personal Style | Tunic and Black Pants + a Bad Hair Day

Some days my hair just doesn’t want to cooperate. On those days I grab one of my caps, turbans or tams and keep it moving! That’s exactly what I’ve been doing for the past few days. I love wearing hats during the fall/winter months. I tend to get lazy sometimes with styling my hair, so… 

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