This past Sunday was the reveal of the, Destined By Design: A Celebration Of African American Fashion & Design, exhibit. The exhibit celebrated Texas, black designers…all women. I was shocked, honored and over the moon to be asked to make … Continue reading That Fashion Not Fear Dress I Told You About Is Now On Display At A Museum
Certain events occur that create a trend in fashion. Most of the time; it’s one of two ways. One way; usually happens at the beginning of a season. This is when the “big designers” are doing runway shows to premiere … Continue reading Classics vs Trends: Which Side Are You On?
A few months back, I received an email that left me stunned… It read (in part) “I am curating an exhibit at the Institute of Texan Cultures (A Smithsonian Affiliate museum) to feature Black designers. I am looking for original … Continue reading I Almost Passed Out When I Was Asked To Participate In This.
The Little Red Dress and Red Lace Duster was released a few months back. The Little Red Dress is the epitome of sexy with its short hem and deep v-neckline. It was made with a belt. But I’ve found that … Continue reading With Or Without The Belt?
With all of the handmade pieces made for Fashion Not Fear, I’ve learned a few things about what people like. One thing is for sure, Fashion Not Fear shoppers love a good print. When I go out shopping for new … Continue reading Same Print, Different Background
We all know that Fashion Not Fear is all about dresses. Thats no secret. But what happens when the day calls for jeans?? Pair them with a great top, of course! Check out these tops you will love wearing … Continue reading Going Out Shirts To Wear If You MUST Wear Jean
Ever heard of SAYA Designs?? Don’t feel bad if you haven’t. It wasn’t until they reached out to me that I realized what I’ve been missing. SAYA Designs is a women-owned business that creates handmade hair sticks. But these … Continue reading Hair Sticks That Turn Trash Into Treasure
As a designer, one of the things I look for when shopping for new styles is prints. Yes, I love bold solid colors too, don’t get me wrong. But there’s something about a pretty, printed piece of fabric that does … Continue reading Caution: You Are About To Feast Your Eyes On Some Of The Prettiest Prints You’ve Ever Seen
Have you ever pondered the benefits of buying matching sets? Well, I have! Coordinating sets give you a slew of styling options that most of us sleep on. Buying a dress or a cute skirt is easy enough. But when … Continue reading This Matching Set Proves Going Matchy-Matchy Will Add Endless Style To Your Fashion Arsenal
There are a few things to love about a matching set. #1 is that you never have to figure out what to match it with because it already comes with its matching piece. #2 is that you can break up … Continue reading The Brassy Set: 3 Ways