1. June 01, 2018

    5 Steps to a Well-Curated Closet

    Do you ever question why you never have anything to wear but have a full closet of clothes? Well, we're here to hopefully alleviate some of that stress off your shoulders. Today, we’re going to go through the steps you can take to create a carefully curated wardrobe. In the process, you will learn how to: declutter, earn some cash, and essentially love your closet. This process can take some time, but the results are incredible. With these few tips and tricks spend less time putting outfits together and more time having fun!


    Step 1: Get Real With Yourself.

    The first thing you have to do is be honest with yourself. Most women have cluttered closets because they are either purchasing things that don’t fit their bodies, their style, or their real-life needs so, you keep buying, but you feel like you have nothing to wear.

    Here are a few questions to ask

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  2. February 10, 2018

    16 of the Most Groundbreaking and Iconic Moments in Black Fashion History

    Black History Month is always a good time to revisit the accomplishments that black people have made for centuries. The contributions of the black community certainly do not exclude the fashion industry. While those contributions should be learned and noted every day, it’s evident that all of these major steps are not necessarily well-documented, and taking the time to note these steps of progress are necessary for future generations. It’s important for all of us to know where we’ve been, and have faith in where we’re going. It’s necessary to know what paths were blazed by our ancestors and forerunners, in order to know what trails are yet to be burned down.

    Here are just a few of the most iconic and important moments in fashion black history. (Note, these accomplishments are not in chronological order rather grouped by significance.):

    1. 1861 – 1865 Elizabeth Hobbes Keckley is the personal dressmaker and confidant of First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln.


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  3. December 22, 2017

    5 Ways to Transform Your Wardrobe in 2018

    As we’re on the cusp of a new year, we start thinking of fresh starts. New ways to start over and make our lives and ourselves better. There’s no better time for a makeover from the inside out. Can’t afford a personal style adviser? Don’t worry, here’s our 5 tips for a D.I.Y. personal style transformation.

    1. Don’t Neglect Your Party Wear - What better way to ring in the new year than looking fab in something glitzy and glamorous. Kick off 2018 by looking and feeling your best by showing off your sexier side. A body con dress or a pair of legging with vegan leather details may just be the spark you need to ignite an inner fire.

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  4. October 21, 2017

    6 Halloween Costumes You'll Wear Again

    Your best friend invites you to go out partying for Halloween at the last minute. You don’t want to run around looking for a costume that will fit your curves once it’s out of the package. You also don’t want to invest a lot of money into a costume that you will never wear again. What will you do? We put together a list of 6 guilt-free styles that will effortlessly double as Halloween costumes. No need to worry about wasted money. You won’t mind wearing these again once all the pumpkins and candy are gone.

    1. Angel

      To make an easy angel costume for Halloween just add wings and halo. The lace up back and seductive zip front keep this heavenly costume from being too goody-goody. Flaunt your curves while still looking flawlessly innocent. 

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  5. September 15, 2017

    How to Transition from Summer to Fall: #NYFW Edition

    It’s #NYFW, and we all know that while gorgeous pieces flood runways, it’s actually the streetstyle looks where you can get some of your hottest wearable inspiration. This year, we’re watching how bloggers, fashion editors, and socialites are showing us how to transition from summer to fall in the chicest way.

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  6. August 19, 2017

    13 Motivational Quotes from 13 Inspirational Women of Color

    When tough times and stressful days arise, sometimes remembering what is possible makes all of the difference. The accomplishments of individuals and can make a big difference beyond the moment. These impressive black women have shown us what can happen when you don’t give up on your dreams and what you believe in. Here's 13 motivational quotes from 13 inspirational women of color.

    Lena Horne

    “It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.” ― Lena Horne

    A sex symbol of her time, Lena Horne (June 30, 1917 - May 9, 2010) caught the attention and won hearts with her beauty and voice as actress, singer, and dancer. However, she ignited the country with her vocal passion for equality. Her performances were featured in Cabin in the Sky, Stormy Weather, and The Wiz, in which she played Glinda The Good Witch. In the 60

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  7. August 17, 2017

    #TBT Edition: Poetic Justice Hosts BET Experience's First Fashion Show

    Did you know that Poetic Justice participated in BET’s first fashion show which was was hosted here in Los Angeles, CA? You may have heard of the BET Experience, a lively festive event hosted by Black Entertainment Television (better known as the BET Network). Annually, the community and celebrities joins together for few days to partake in what could be described as the ultimate block party with Snoop Dogg dunking on Justin Bieber in one room and live performances from Jill Scott in the other. The latest Los Angeles food trucks pulls into the convention center to add flavor to the festivities. The year we participated, there was a dance-off and a film festival. Not only did the entire city of Los Angeles come to L.A. Live to take part in the jamboree (which lead up to the BET Awards), people flew in from around the country to get a taste of the action.


    Our team was approached for an invitation-only premiere e

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  8. July 08, 2017

    The Weekend Getaway: 3 Days, 3 Cities & 3 Suitcases

    When we asked our Facebook squad what they couldn’t live without doing every summer, the top response was “Take a Vacation!” We chose 3 cities that we’re loving right now. You can have a blast in each of them for relatively little cash if you’re adventurous. If you’re planning on taking a mini-vacation anytime soon, here’s what to do while you’re there and what to wear.

    Oakland, California

     Oakland, CA Urban Art

    Why We’re Loving It

    Oakland is full of culture, history and art. In fact, Oakland boasts the largest percentage of artists of any city in the country

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  9. June 23, 2017

    Girl Talk: 5 Ways to Love The Body You’ve Got

    There’s 1000 fashion articles to teach you about dressing the body you have... but who teaches you how to love the body that you dress. If your body undergoes changes like weight gain or weight loss, it’s a process to re-learn your own shape. Some of us simply never learned to love the body that we were given, always hoping for flatter bellies, thinner thighs, or butts that just weren’t quite so large.

    In 2017, we’ve learned from Instagram, fashion bloggers, and the rise of the body positive movement that everybody can look fabulous. Every. Single. Body.  The trick is to accept your body, learn it, and master its potential as it is. The key to a healthier body, mind and spirit is to take care of what you got (regardless of what that may actually be.)

    Here’s 5 Ways to Love The Body You’ve Got.

    1. Stand In

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  10. November 16, 2016

    The Minimalist Capsule

    The Minimalist Capsule

    What is Capsule Dressing?

    The concept of a capsule is to only use a minimal amount of clothing pieces at any given time in a restricted color palette. Combine these separate pieces in a variety of ways with the support of select key accessories in order to simplify your wardrobe. Wear a long sleeved top with black skirt or skinny jeans.

    Why You Need It Now

    The minimalist lifestyle has risen in the past couple years. Tiny houses are in, apartments are small and expensive. Roommates are temperamental when clothing is tossed everywhere. You want to be chic while still not having to worry about what you’re going to wear next. Spend more time relaxing, not figuring out how you’re going to dress to impress. Capsule dressing takes all the guess work out for you so you can focus on what matters. For the purposes of

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