Lavish & Flawed

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Lavish Music | The Smooth Vibes of Jill Scott

A couple months ago I saw on ticketmaster that Jill Scott was making her way to Toronto and I IMMEDIATELY purchased tickets. As much as I am a lover of the summer air, I am also a lover of everything neo-soul and the smooth vibes it brings to my ears. I remember when Jilly from Philly came on my TV…...

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NOW: No Opportunity Wasted Event

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the 1st annual "NOW: No Opportunity Wasted" event hosted and created by designer Jennifer Lewin. Jennifer learned how to sew by her husband and turned a hobby into a full blown fashion company called "LeWin" that creates dresses, skirts, tunics and more. The event was all about women empowerment, making goals…...

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Lavish Style | Pink, Flowers, and Everything Girly

Summer is slowly starting to peak its head through the Spring air and I am anxiously anticipating the consistent warm weather. Sometimes, I like to switch up my style to look egdy some days and really girly the other days. I randomly found this floral, modern 50's style skirt at a clearance sale in Jean Machine (don't ask how I…...

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Lavish Style | Change Is Good

My life in 2017 has had a rocky start in the beginning of the year, but now things are changing and everything is starting to look a lot brighter. I recently got a new position at a post-secondary institution that I have been wanting to get into for a while now. My other place of employment didn’t care about attire…...

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Lavish Buys | Valentino On A Budget

The weather is finally warming up, so that means it is time to bring out my flats and purchase some new ones. Frequently walking through Nordstrom, I always spot the Valentino section and see their popular "Rockstud" gold studded heels and ballerina flats. I love a good designer shoe and the finer things in life in general, but sometimes the…...

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Behind The Scenes: Noir 91 Photo Shoot

Recently, I have become apart of the Noir 91 team and started interning with the company. This was the first photo shoot that I was apart of with the team to help launch their new "Welcome To Toronto" summer product campaign. I also got to dabble in a bit of creative directing for the shoot which was something I have…...

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Lavish Style | Lavender’s Blush

The sun is shining bright but still the coolness of winter still lingers in the air, can we please have Spring already because my wardrobe is ready! This past weekend was Mother’s Day and my sister's Christening Day and even though these occasions had nothing to do with me I still decided that it was fitting for me to perform…...

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Met Gala 2017

I have died and somehow managed to come back to life after the slayage I just experienced while watching the Met Gala Red Carpet on E! and also clicking through google images. This year at the Met they were honouring Comme des Garcons founder Rei Kawakubo. Comme des Garcons is the definition of avant-garde so tonight I wasn't looking for…...

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Lavish Style | Hermes Link, Ice Blue Mink…

This Easter, I decided to look more "Spring" and found this powder blue sweater and white pleated skirt from Forever 21. White and I are not friends under any circumstances but I felt that I should give it another chance, so I added it to my wardrobe for the Spring/Summer months. I was also definitely inspired by Drake's song "Gyalchester"…...

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Gucci Pre-Fall 2017 Campaign

I have been seeing pictures swirling around the internet about Gucci’s Pre-Fall 2017 Campaign and I didn’t believe it until I saw all the photos from the campaign. Let’s just say Gucci is “WOKE”. They are promoting their new campaign ad featuring only black models depicting vibes from the 1960’s era. You can see that there are jazz and soul…...

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