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…

Actor (and my homeboy) Nathan James Brings One-Man Show to Pittsburgh

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

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!

Harpo Who Dis Woman? My Interview With “Squeak” From the National Tour of The Color Purple

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

FashionAFRICANA Brings Legendary Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison to The Frick Pittsburgh

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

International Juggling Troop Blends Contemporary Juggling With Ballet!

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!

Wendy How YOU Doing? – Talk Show Host Faints on Live TV

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

CitySTYLE Fall Favorites – Modern Girl Pretty

Check out our Modern Girl Pretty Favorites! Pink is just not for spring and summer!  This fall mix up variations of soft and pale pinks with traditional fall and winter fabrics like suede, wool, and corduroy. Black looks good anytime of the year.  This fall, add black to cold weather favorites like jackets, hats and boots. This fall, floral prints are taking on a bold … Continue reading CitySTYLE Fall Favorites – Modern Girl Pretty

Get “Undressed” – Exhibition Unveils the History of Fashion in Underwear

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

Fall, Flirty and Fun!

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!