Thursday, November 24, 2011

Avant talons

Nail inspiration. Via ethnicmodels.tumblr

My black is beautiful

It’s almost obvious that the print has tribal reference, like the distinction between ethnic people from adversary. And. The presumptuous labelling concerned with distinctions. That dark is dirty, uneducated, and ugly… A dark woman wearing short skirt is a slut. A fair skinned lady in a short shirt is pretty. Especially amongst our own. Just as society moves towards a brighter shade of emancipation ethnics turn almost themselves, revealing the passive conditioning that leaves us in jealousy, self-loath and inherent blueprints.

This post (like all MY BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL posts) addresses self-love amongst ethnic women. As I try transition from chemically straightened to natural hair (NO< I did not cut my hair tjrrrr) I am bombarded with temptations to stake the easy ‘manageable’ ‘socially deemed’ way. Daily! It’s a mission, like all worthy things. It’s personal. Because confidence is bigger than chemical composition.

Denim your size


Monday, November 21, 2011

Super women alike

…blush the innate instinct. Style!

DAF show

Initiate your support for local brands with a worthy head count in acknowledgement of emerging our talent. I’ll be there J

Make skate pretty

Celine appreciates the aesthetic revealed when practice meets its solid counterpart as they subconsciously team to make friction a mutual friend.

How you’d dance when no one is watching

Between exams, city hoping, relocating and re-establishing those relationships other parts of my life shadowed blogging gained insignificance. Yet, I’m re-assuming the responsibility of sharing inspiration, opinions and expressions like no one is watching…