Memorial Day looks for staying close to home

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and this Memorial Day is unlike any other. A COVID-19 shutdown has forced us to rethink our holiday plans. Cookout’s are turning to cook-in’s and public pool parties will be more like a kiddie pool in the back yard with you and bae. With celebrations looking and feeling very different, it doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice … Continue reading Memorial Day looks for staying close to home

Designer and retail brands are making face masks—and we’re here for it

It seems as if it’s been five hundred twenty-five thousand, six hundred minutes since the world has been on COVID-19 shutdown. Now that many countries, cities and states are beginning to slowly reopen, more people are out shopping, working and doing some of the things that we all did before stay-at-home orders. Even as restrictions are being lifted, health officials are recommending that we all … Continue reading Designer and retail brands are making face masks—and we’re here for it

Lounge wear fashion tips during COVID-19 stay-at-home order.

The one thing that this COV-19 stay-at-home order has made most of us want to do is, step up our game on life. People are making new career choices, creating new businesses, finding new love, or strengthening the love they already have. However, there’s one more thing we have turned our attention to , stepping up that “stay-at-home” wardrobe! The times of rolling out of the bed and walking around the house in WHATEVER are over (most days).  There’s something special about keeping it comfy, casual and most importantly CUTE at home!   Here are a few of our favorite “stay at home” looks.  Lounge wear can come in a number of forms. The look we love taps into your … Continue reading Lounge wear fashion tips during COVID-19 stay-at-home order.

What to do with your acrylic, dip and gel nails during the COVID-19 shutdown

It’s been 2 or 3 weeks since your last nail appointment and now you’re worried because you have acrylic, SNS Dip Powder or gel nails. Because of the Coronavirus quarantine shutdown, nail salons and beauty bars across the world are closed. Professional nail technician Brittany D. Webster @Perfectlypolishme says there are things you can do to maintain the health of your nails during the shutdown. Continue reading What to do with your acrylic, dip and gel nails during the COVID-19 shutdown

Keeping your hair healthy during the Coronavirus quarantine

Earlier this week, I had to cancel my bi-weekly hair appointment. I depend on my hairstylist Renee @emeraldjuice to keep my hair healthy. I’ve been wearing my hair straight/pressed for a little over a year. I texted her a photo of some shampoo I purchased to see if it was good to use with my purple hair—she said it was and gave me a few … Continue reading Keeping your hair healthy during the Coronavirus quarantine

How to keep up with your braids and weave during the Coronavirus shutdown

We are in the midst of a global health crisis. The Coronavirus pandemic is changing the way we work, go to school and live. With the new shelter in place orders, industries are dealing with new and uncharted realities—this is especially true for the personal care industry. Salons, barbershops, and nail salons are closing their doors to customers. You can still take care of yourself … Continue reading How to keep up with your braids and weave during the Coronavirus shutdown

Spring style preview – 5 trends to get you inspired

Spring is in the air! It may be raining or snowing outside, but soon the weather will turn mild, beautiful flowers will bloom, the sun will shine, we’ll ditch the heavy coats, wool hats and snow boots – we are not there yet but a girl can hope! Here are 5 of our favorite spring trends to inspire you for what’s ahead. Crochet This spring … Continue reading Spring style preview – 5 trends to get you inspired

5 Ways to Wear Army Camouflage

I have a confession; I love army camo print!  I have hats, scarfs, coats, sweaters and pants (oh my).  From runways to street fashion, you can find army camouflage print everywhere. In the 1940’s the U.S. Army began experimenting with camouflage prints, but it wasn’t until the 1980’s that the print became mainstream – not only the military, but hunters and everyday people began wearing … Continue reading 5 Ways to Wear Army Camouflage

And the Nominees are…

The nominations for the 75th Golden Globes Awards are out.  The nominations were announced today in Beverly Hills, California. “Get Out,” the 2017 thiller, written and directed by comedian Jordan Peele was nominated for “best Motion picture, musical or comedy.”  The film’s leading man Daniel Kaluuya is also up for the “best performance by an actor in a Motion picture, Musical or Comedy.” Actress Octavia … Continue reading And the Nominees are…

CitySTYLE’s Holiday Gift Guide!

Tis’ the season to be fabulous!  I love the atmosphere of the holiday season.  It’s a magical time for food, family and friends.  And let’s be real…. it’s time for gifts!  It’s always better to give than receive. So, here’s CitySTYLE’s gift giving guide for everyone on your list.  Holiday Gifts by citystyle412 featuring adidas shoes Accessories and Gadgets  Accessories and gadgets are perfect gift … Continue reading CitySTYLE’s Holiday Gift Guide!

From Mommy to Wifey!

Tennis great Serena Williams has added another title to her name.  She is now a Mrs.! Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohaninan, the father of her daughter, got married Thursday.  The ceremony was held in the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans, where according to reports,  the guest enjoyed the “Beauty and the Beast, themed matriomony. It was a full out star-studded event! Among those … Continue reading From Mommy to Wifey!