Currently Craving: Vintage Graphic T-Shirts

Y’all… vintage graphic tees have me in a chokehold. A heavy one. If I had my way, I would wear one every single day. Where did my love affair start? My guess is ThriftCon 2021. After purchasing the ultimate grail Dale Earnhardt, Sr. tee, I’ve been on the hunt for all forms of the worn […]

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The Pre-Fall 2022 Shopping Edit

Although it’s not quite sweater weather yet, I’m already prepping to transition my wardrobe. I’m doing everything in my power to steer clear of focusing on trends for this upcoming season. I find that, when I consistently invest in “of the moment” pieces – my overall style fails to uphold its timeless appeal. The goal […]

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Runway to Real Way: Palm Angel’s Fall 2022 Ready-to-Wear Collection

Palm Angels is buzzing. The brand’s name dances atop the lips of influencers, style icons and fashion connoisseurs across the world. Creative director and visionary Francesco Ragazzi has built a fashion powerhouse from the influence of skateboard culture – and it’s every bit of dope. The streetwear mainstay combines diverse elements to create pieces that […]

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Luxe Weekly Find: Brother Vellies’s Mermaid Doodle Boots

Cowboy boots are number one on my autumn wish list. This Houston heat is still in full effect, but the prep for cooler weather has already started. While scrolling through Instagram (per usual), I discovered the one-of-a-kind Brother Vellies Mermaid Doodle Boots. What initially caught my attention about these boots was the dynamic attention to […]

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Fashion Inspiration I’m Obsessed with Right Now (via my Pinterest Boards)

Pinterest is prime source of inspiration for me. Countless time has been spent garnering inspo for home decor, fashion, wellness and culture. If you’re looking for a steady stream of awesomeness, Pinterest is that girl. It’s obvious that my obsession is real; with that, I figured it would be fun to showcase a few pins […]

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I Thrifted a 2000’s-Era Gucci Crystal GG Monogram Joy Shoulder Bag for $150!

Picture this: You’re in the checkout line at one of your tried-and-true thrift shops. You’ve collected quite the variety of business-cas pants, work blouses and accessories. As you wait, you skim the inventory that the staff has stocked behind the counter. A few pieces catch your attention – a Coach monogram umbrella holds you captive; […]

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Esmesha’s Life: Secured the Bag at Thrift Con 2022 at NRG Center Hall

This weekend, Thrift Con 2022 descended upon The Space City. My sister and I did attend the event last year as well – read more about our first experience here! Yet, this year’s version introduced more product versatility, more vintage tees and more people. You must have a goal when shopping Thrift Con. You have […]

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Luxe Weekly Find: A.W.A.K.E. Mode’s Black Open-Back Laser-Cut Cady Maxi Dress

Statement dresses are having a moment! Sultry cut-outs and splits, vivid colors and plush textures are elevating the way we view this closet staple. So, when I ran across this stunner from A.W.A.K.E. Mode, I simply could not resist highlighting its sheer beauty. The A.W.A.K.E. Mode Black Open-Back Laser-Cut Cady Maxi Dress is from the […]

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Hanifa’s Spring/Summer 2022 Ready-to-Wear Collection is An Ode to Femininity, Vibrance and Across-the-Board Slayage

I have yet to get my hands on Hanifa’s iconic Miya Knit Cardigan Dress. The failure of solidifying one of the brand’s most mesmerizing silhouettes still haunts me. But, your girl remains optimistic for the future! A couple day ago, the Washington D.C.-based brand dropped their highly anticipated Spring/Summer 2022 collection. Hunaayyy… Let me tell […]

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