I first met Nathan James over 20 years ago! WOW. We met when we were sixth graders at Rogers CAPA middle school. We took academic and arts classes together; we were Theater Majors. We starred in a revival of Little Shop of Horrors and learned the Stanislavski method from teachers like; Mr. Pona and Mr. Parsons. We did improv, we laughed, we cried and then … Continue reading Actor (and my homeboy) Nathan James Brings One-Man Show to Pittsburgh
Fa, La, La! No matter if it’s after work or during the work day – you can be office holiday ready! This festive plaid wrap top and wide leg trousers are chic, professional and look good on just about everyBODY! Look of the Day – Office Holiday Chic by citystyle412 featuring a palazzo trousers Continue reading Look of the Day – Office Holiday Chic
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!
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!
I can’t exactly remember when I first saw the movie The Color Purple; maybe I was 10 or 11 years old, but I’ll never forget the impact it had on my life. The Color Purple is my favorite movie, it’s based on an award-winning novel by Alice Walker. I have not read the book, but it’s on my to-do-list. Seeing The Color Purple, the Musical, … Continue reading Harpo Who Dis Woman? My Interview With “Squeak” From the National Tour of The Color Purple
When I first heard that FashionAFRICANA was bringing world-renowned model Bethann Hardison in for their new Speakers Series; I was beyond excited! Ms. Hardison is one of my personal Sheros’ – not only is she a badass on the runway, but she is a fashion activist, and has been advocating for models of color for over 4 decades. She’s also the mother of actor Kadeem Hardison … Continue reading FashionAFRICANA Brings Legendary Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison to The Frick Pittsburgh
It’s November! CitySTYLE’s Look of the Day is all about a celebration of November! Sweater dresses, booties, and a fly jacket make for an awesome first day of the month look! We hope that you are inspired! #November #fallfavorites #lookoftheday Hello November! by citystyle412 featuring a man bag Continue reading Hello November! Look of the Day -Sweater Dress Fabulous!
It’s juggling, it’s ballet; it’s fantastic! I’m talking about 4 x 4: Ephemeral Architectures a show from world-renowned circus troop Gandini Juggling. The show incorporates ballet with contemporary juggling. Recently, I had a great phone conversation with Gandini Juggling founder, Sean Gandini. Watch the video below to find out why dance and juggling go hand-in-hand (pun intended). 4 x 4: Ephemeral Architectures | Presented by Cohen & Grigsby … Continue reading International Juggling Troop Blends Contemporary Juggling With Ballet!
So, I’m watching the Wendy Williams show today, the Halloween show – BTW, Wendy looked amazing! She was dressed as the Statue of Liberty, and she was stunning, Coming back from a commercial break, as she was about to announce the winners of the audience Halloween costume contest, Wendy looked a little sheepish, her eyes were a little glassy and she slurred her words, and … Continue reading Wendy How YOU Doing? – Talk Show Host Faints on Live TV
Fall is such a great time of the year, and this fall, it’s all about modern girl pretty! We love the mix and match of floral prints, soft pinks, and of course black! Check out our Modern Girl Pretty Favorites! #moderngirlpretty #chic #fallfavorites #prettyinpink CitySTYLE Fall Favorites – Modern Girl Pretty by citystyle412 featuring Charlotte Tilbury Soft Pinks Pink is just not for spring and … Continue reading CitySTYLE Fall Favorites – Modern Girl Pretty
Have you ever wondered about the history of underwear? I mean we all (well most of us) wear some type of undergarments with our clothing. I can remember my grandmother buying me my first panty girdle; I was in the 5th grade! From your first bra, to your first pair of Spanx – underwear plays a major part in fashion. This fall, the Frick Pittsburgh … Continue reading Get “Undressed” – Exhibition Unveils the History of Fashion in Underwear
This look is a perfect mix of denim and a soft flowing dress. Let’s not over look the fabulous over the knee boots that bring the look home giving it the perfect edge for fall that’s flirty and fun! Fall, Flirty and Fun! by dssully featuring lana earrings Alexander McQueen shirt dress marissacollections.com Balenciaga button jacket $1,010 – net-a-porter.com Jean-Michel Cazabat jean michel cazabat boots farfetch.com … Continue reading Fall, Flirty and Fun!