Posts tagged "fashion"

Summer Fashion Tips for Curvy Chicks

Summer Fashion Tips for Curvy Chicks
How to look your best from the Beach to the Boardroom! By Toya Nicole Curvy Chicks! Summer is here and that means it’s time for vacations, concerts, retreats and beautiful summer nights that call for a new wardrobe! This summer I have a wedding in Texas, vacation to Cabo and a business conference in Miami... Read more »

Hey Black Girl: Don't Be Bitter

Hey Black Girl: Don't Be Bitter
By A Comeaux Good morning and good evening. Come in and take a seat please, as there are a few things I want to talk to you about, Black girl. No disrespect. We all have a little girl in us that we channel and she’s the one who needs to hear this. I want to... Read more »

Expert's 3 Tips for Finding the Perfect Shapewear

Expert's 3 Tips for Finding the Perfect Shapewear
By Shameeka Hunt Whether you’re wearing your business suit, workout gear, summer dress, or lounge-around-the-house outfit, you should have the perfect fit.  Ladies, we should always be on the quest to look our best and feel our best from the inside out.  No matter your body shape – banana, pear, apple, hourglass – there is... Read more »
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What is Sexy? Should A Woman Be Forced to Dress Her Age?

What is Sexy? Should A Woman Be Forced to Dress Her Age?
Editors note: We’ve invited new bloggers to join our team. This little gem is from Devin Miller. Tell us what you think! By Devin Miller Ironically, the topic of age appropriateness has come up a lot in my life lately. The majority of my friends has or will be turning 30 soon. This age is... Read more »

Chicagonista Fashion and Fun at Bryson Milan

Chicagonista Fashion and Fun at Bryson Milan
by Dawgelene “Dr Dawj” Sangster-  I love supporting and promoting all things Chicago. I recently attended a taping for ChicagonistaLive that was held at the beautiful Bryson Milan upscale clothing boutique.   Chicagonista is comprised of a group of four powerful Chicago women, Nancy Loo, Beth Rosenberg, MJ Tam, Duong Sheahan and newly added Chicagonisto... Read more »

Top Three Fashion Tips for the Perfect Fit

Top Three Fashion Tips for the Perfect Fit
By Cabryl Breotti Recently I spoke with fashion diva “Ashley” (a tall, perfectly shaped, size-2 young lady) about her shopping experiences. In my mind, there were visions of Ashley’s shopping excursions filled with boisterous laughter as she ripped garments from display mannequins to fit on her own frame. But then Ashley told me that she... Read more »
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Saturday's Fashion and Arts Humanity Fete: Meet the Honorees!

Julie M. Holloway
by Lydia Katherine The Fashion and Arts Humanity Fete, an event that honors humane achievements in Chicagoland’s fashion and arts community, takes place on Saturday, October 26, at 5:00 p.m. at the all new Harmony Event Space, 1908 S. Millard Avenue. Three of the esteemed honorees are LaTonya Hubbard of LH Couture; Vau’ve Anais of... Read more »

Curves Couture Chicago Reveals True Beauty

Curves Couture Chicago Reveals True Beauty
Editor’s Note: Curves Couture Chicago Fashion Show, presented by Project Thyck and Chevrolet, broke ground as the first full-figured fashion show to run during Chicago’s Fashion Week. The event took place at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel and was hosted by Val Warner of ABC’s Windy City Live. Noted designer Jack Cave, “Plus-size women are sexy... Read more »

At last! An Art Retreat for Women

At last! An Art Retreat for Women
By Lydia Katherine The Chicago Urban Art Retreat Center (CUARC) has a mission to bring people together in a creative environment that offers socially impacting art, positive programs, creative workshops, and, a retreat for women! Founder and curator Dianna Long tells Six Brown Chicks, “The Urban Art Retreat was founded in Portland, Oregon in 1984.... Read more »
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Hey Hollywood Diva--Dress Your Age!

Hey Hollywood Diva--Dress Your Age!
By Asjhra Harper If you’re a celebrity or not, some outfits should not be worn after you’ve hit a certain age. If you are 54-years-old and walking around in a bandage dress like Madonna or mini skirt and cut-off shirt like 46-year-old Mariah Carey—especially if you’re a wife and/or mother—you should begin to question if... Read more »