Happy Gudi Padwa!

Hi Fashionistas! Today is Gudi Padwa, or our new year. I’m going to show you guys how to style this ghagra choli with Western wear. A ghagra choli is the name for an Indian three piece set that consists of a blouse, a skirt and an odney. It has been cold lately where I’m from…

Artwork through pain

Hey guys! I hope your week has been going well so far. Today I’m going to share some of my artwork that I have created as a way to release the pent up emotions I had during the time of the artwork. I found I could express my emotions through drawing with different mediums sometime…

Black Owned Body Care Brands

Hi Fashionistas! I can’t believe it’s the first of April already! I feel like the month of March has flown by. I hope you guys have had a good week so far. Today I am going to talk about Black owned body care brands. First up, we have Liha Beauty which was founded by Liha…

Black Owned Makeup Brands Part Two

Hey Guys! I am back with part two of the Black owned Beauty brands. Today I am going to continue with the makeup brands. First we have Propa Beauty, which was founded by Victoria Ndeshimana Fazio as a way to encourage women to use makeup to empower themselves. She has a great range of nude…

Black Beauty Brands

So, today I want to talk about some beauty brands owned by Black people to follow up with my favorite beauty youtubers I had posted a few weeks ago. Originally I was going to split the brands into categories such as makeup, body care, nail polish and specifically hair care, but making a post with…

Quick Update

Hi guys! I wanted to make a quick update since I haven’t been posting for the past few weeks. I really did want to post every week and highlight Black fashion designers, beauty brands and overall achievements that Black people have made in the fashion and beauty industry that have been ignored, but the last…

Using Fashion and Beauty to Bring Confidence

So, I wanted to post this in December, which is when I had taken these photos but I kept on going back and forth on whether or not I should have retaken the photos in better lighting. I think it’s important to find ways to find some joy in your day to get through this…

Favorite Beauty Youtubers

Today, I’m going to share some of my favorite Black beauty youtubers that I have discovered in the past year until now. Just like in the fashion industry, the beauty industry and the youtube world is predominantly white. What I mean by that is that Black content creators or makeup artists are not getting the…

Black Fashion Designers

I started listening to this fashion Podcast, called the Black Fashion History, a few months ago which is on Black Fashion Designers of the past to present day, and as I was listening to the episodes, I realized I never heard of any of the designers in my Fashion Design classes. I hadn’t heard of…

Styling sari blouses

Hey Fashionistas! Today I’m going to show you how to style this sari blouse I got from ViBha in a few different ways. For the first style, I went with this chiffon sari to bring out the aqua color on the blouse. Next I paired this blouse with these green palazzo pants since the green…