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Where’s Your Crown?

This is the question that Rapsody asks on her latest ‘Crown’ EP – “Where’s Your Crown?”. Yesterday was the Women’s March and also Rapsody’s birthday. Fitting day to celebrate women as both Rapsody and the many women who marched believe…

Life

Blogging for Foodie Annapolis

Last March, I started blogging for Foodie Annapolis. As a Principal Designer for the Symmetry Agency, this was a natural progression. Symmetry was responsible for developing the brand for the blog and we still work on creating and maintaining the content. Foodie Annapolis is…

Design Life

2016: A Year in Review

Dear 2016, parts of you were amazing and parts of you were really sucky! Losing some of my personal heroes was hard. The election; well, let’s not talk about it. Still not getting enough sleep – not your fault,…

Design Life

19FIFITYTHREE Is Up!

A Long Road! It has been a long and amazing road to 19FIFTYTHREE (19FT)! The original concept around 19FT was to create a streetwear brand for the mid-atlantic tomboy. After collecting inspiration, I found myself wanted to do so much more. I…

Life

Dear Marc Jacobs. I Come in Peace.

Dear Marc Jacobs, I am huge fan of your work. I am a black woman. I am a lover of art and fashion. The situation that you are currently in with the criticism to your brand for your use…

Design Life

UpStArt Magazine Feature

  Up.St.ART Annapolis stands for Up Street Art.  Upper West street has been designated as the Arts and Entertainment district in Annapolis. U.A. is a quarterly publication that highlights the creative people and businesses that make Annapolis such a…

Life

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 day that I left home for college and…

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, I feel oddly rejuvenated and even more inspired…