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darinmichelle

  • Life

    The Blacker the Berry

    There is so much to be said about self love and self acceptance. There is also much to be said about representation for ALL PEOPLE. Growing up as a darker brown-skinned,…

  • My Work

    New Design & Brand Services

    I’ve updated my 19FIFTYTHREE site with new design and brand services! In the last year, I’ve seen a need for specific support and services for creative businesses and artists. In the…

  • Sounds

    Mid-Summer Playlist

    It’s been a while! I figure I would slide back into the blog game with what songs are getting me through the summer. Here’s a selection of a few songs that…

  • My Work

    Home Sweet Home

    This original design was created about 8 years ago and it is still kicking! Out of everything that I have designed, I get asked about this one the most. The Home…

  • Sounds

    Mac Miller

    The first song I heard from Mac Miller was Kool Aid & Frozen Pizza in 2010. Rapping over this Lord Finesse sample, with many references to the cult classic ‘Kids’, Mac…

  • Grrrl Inspiration My Work

    Just Erica Nicole

    Stylist, Erica Nicole has taken her love of fashion, behind the scenes production, and style to another level. She has taken a passion and creative gift and channeled it into a…

  • Grrrl Inspiration My Work

    Shop Darin Michelle

    What do I do with all these ideas? This is the question I am constantly asking myself? I find myself constantly designing and creating clothing and accessories. Most of these ideas…