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    19FIFTYTHREE in September

    It has been a little over 3 years since 19FIFTYTHREE (19FT) started! Realizing that I didn’t have everything together to full start a brand, I turned 19FT into a design brand…

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    Woo-Hoo for the White House

    There are many experiences that I hold dear to me, some more than others. Of course there is my wedding day and the day my daughter was born. There is the…

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    Inspiration Life

    The Wonderment of Inspiration

      “I love being inspired, but eventually, inspiration has to turn into action.”   June was a crazy month, full of highs and lows! Thankfully, not too low. Through it all,…

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    The Conglomerate

    The Conglomerate is an event planning collective including my brother Malcolm, his lady friend Jasmine, my husband Alex and I. Our goal is to create events geared towards and for independent…

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    The Kills

    Sometimes, you just have to let the music do the talking!…

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    Sneakshot Site Layout

    I had the pleasure of working with Victoria “Sneakshot” Ford on her current website layout. The site is simple in style, yet bold with content. The photos speak volumes and with…

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    Grrrl Style

    Gwen Stefani: Misery Video

    If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know that I am a HUGE fan of Gwen Stefani. In 2013 I blogged: I remember the first time I saw…

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    Grrrl Inspiration

    Shingai Shoniwa

    I found The Noisettes through their song ‘Don’t Give Up’. It was fast, fun and had an amazing lead singer. After hearing it on the radio, I came home, went straight…