Flare Magazine Feature

Flare, fashion, The Fashionesta, feature

Happy Friday, loves! Have you ever wondered about what I do outside of this blog? Well, one of my friends and M.A. classmates, Stephanie Herold, has written a great piece in Flare on Fashion Studies as an academic discipline in graduate schools. As you’ll find, there are more avenues to studying fashion than solely that […]

“All We Ask” – Donnie McClurkin

The Fashionesta, plaid Gap shirt, Charming Charlie sunglasses, BDG denim shorts, La Mer Watch, Aldo earrings, natural hair

Earrings: Aldo | Sunglasses: Charming Charlie | Shirt: Gap | Shorts: BDG | Watch: c/o La Mer Collections | Bracelet: c/o The Brave Collection | Rings: heirlooms | Bag: vintage | Photos by Ashley Powell Check out “All We Ask” – Donnie McClurkin Summer is winding down to a close and I must admit that I am ready to welcome the cooler months with open arms (We’ll revisit this when I’m shivering from […]

“You’ll Be Fine” – McClurkin Project

The Fashionesta, natural hair, wash and go, statement necklace, H&M, ZeroUV sunglasses, Caravelle gold watch

Tank: Francesca’s | Shorts/Necklace: H&M | Sunglasses: c/o ZeroUV | Watch: c/o Caravelle | Shoes: Bass | Purse: Vintage | Photos by Quinnton Harris Check out “You’ll Be Fine” – McClurkin Project Hi, loves! It feels like I’ve been away for so long! As you may have noticed, a lot has changed here on the site. I’m so happy to be able to bring you this redesign […]

Why You’ll Never Catch Me in a Pair of Mules

Gianvito Rossi Point-toe suede mules, MatchesFashion

  I get it, guys. Really. I do. The 1990s have become the current decade du jour in fashion. And, with that, comes all things “Full House/The Baby-sitter’s Club/”The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”-inspired. Now, don’t get me wrong: this ’90s revival isn’t all bad, of course. After all, I’m a proud ’90s baby. So, plaid? Check. […]