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How I Created My Street Style Look for NYFW Day 3

My experience for New York Fashion Week has come to an end. For my last day experiencing this event, my friends and I decided to wear our inspired “Street Style” look. This consisted of finding things in my closet that I’ve never worn and sprucing it up. Personally, I am not the one that believes […]

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Sunnies x Sneakers & Mental Cleanse

I have not posted in a while and if I’m honest — sometimes life just gets in the way. I’ve retracted away from Instagram for a while — simply because I began to notice the lack of genuineness. It seemed that the way to create was to “fake it to make it”.  So.. I needed […]

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Apparel Mart: Matisse + Garner Style

I had an opportunity to attend an event at America’s Mart. This event was hosted by Influencer Chastity Garner of Garner Style and showcased the shoe brand: Matisse. This was my first time being introduced to this brand and I must say… I am a fan.     If you are unfamiliar with Chastity Garner from Garner […]

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Spring Fling + Colorful Things

  “There is something about being out in the midst of nature that can be so calming. Surrounded by body of water and beautiful tall trees completes the day. Sometimes we all just need to go to the place that brings us the most comfort.” – Sakiyna Never have I ever… retained a 2-piece set […]

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Red Carpet Hosting Event: Kimmie Awards

On April 27th- April 29th, Sheen Magazine hosted their Annual Kimmie Awards, hosted by Kimberly Chapman (Publisher) and Sammi Haynes (Editor-In-Chief). That Friday night was the anticipated Annual Chapman Foundation Fashion show; which I had the opportunity to interview some amazing talent that attended.      Many talents that were in attendance were: Rasheeda + […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Miami – Weekend Edition

Turning 25 years old AND celebrating 1 officially birthday year for ToastedLeather, I knew that I had to make this a celebration. Never have I ever thought that Miami would be the place chosen. Need help planning a quick get-a-way trip to Miami? No worries, I gotcha covered. I’ve listed cool places to visit and […]

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Day 6-7 NYFW: My New York Fashion Week Experience

It is February 17 and New York Fashion Week has concluded. I’ve never imagined experiencing New York Fashion Week for an entire week. If I could define my experience of New York Fashion Week using one word, it would be: riveting — quite compelling. Many of you are thinking ‘isn’t fashion week only about looking […]

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NYFW Day 5: Matte Brand x Glossier x Elaine Welteroth

Day 5 NYFW: Matte Brand x Glossier x Elaine Welteroth As of today, unfortunately I realized when I am in another territory (even if I am with someone), I get socially awkward. Back home in Atlanta, its a bit easier for me to approach people, start a conversation and exchange contact information. (Disclaimer: The quote […]

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NYFW Day 2: Samsung x Chromat

DAY 2 of NYFW was a complete success. Despite the snow that began to fall down and drop in the temperature, this city will forever inspire me. I spent my day visiting panel discussions with ladies in the industry and attending an anticipated show: Chromat. For Day 2, I wanted to be a bit simple, […]

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Houndstooth x Mustard: How to Layer for the Winter

Its finally beginning to feel like winter and because of this, I am enjoying the fashion. The best part about starting my day is being able to decide on what I want to wear. The best part about winter is: layering. I am truly a “layer queen” and I will find every way to layer […]

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