Flawless Fashion in Camo

If photos snapped on the street style scene are any indication, 2018 is all about making bold fashion statements. And that’s one thing I’ve noticed regarding camo. Fashion insiders are reaching for eye-grabbing pieces, such as loose-fit trousers or puffer jackets finished with a camo print, and making them the focal point of their looks….

Wrap N Sip Recap

On Sunday February 11th Blogging Blk Girl was invited to attend the fourth Philly exclusive, highly anticipated Wrap N Sip event.  With the guest list capping at 40, it was a full house of attendees all coming to learn different techniques to wrap their crown. Issa vibe 🥂 #WrapnSip pic.twitter.com/R0TVfkOEmK — Zaddee 😛 (@bigdaddeebilly) June…

Next Stop: Study Abroad in South Africa

Before entering into college I told family and friends alike that I wanted to leave the country. After having had the chance to embark on a month-long journey throughout Europe through the Experiment in International Living (EIL) Program at Temple University’s UCCP I knew that I needed to leave again. This was an awe-inspiring experience…

Curly, Kinky and Free Manifesto (Freewrite) – By: Imani Briscoe

The following poem was written in response to the many personal negative hair related experiences within my PWI’s campus community. I never had to deal with people asking to touch my hair so fervently just to satisfy their curiosity until I started my undergraduate career at a PWI. Even after having discussions with my peers about the work…

Natural Hair Flat-Twist-Out Tutorial (4A, 4B and 4C)

Hey loves! This has been my first attempt at creating a hair tutorial and I chose to demonstrate what it takes for me to achieve a fluffy, big, stretched flat-twist out. This was a hard process for me since it was a one woman show, my apartment has bad lighting and I was short on…

Being Natural & In Love

In my overall relationship experience, I believe that a person should love you for who you are, inside and out. Now from a Naturalista’s POV this means I need a partner who not only recognizes my worth and effort but also acknowledges that our experience won’t always be like those you see in the movies….

Natural Hair & Natural Love: My Journey

I started my “natural hair journey” in June of 2013 after graduating high school and realizing that the straight could be achieved from my neighborhood Dominican Hair Salon was breaking off the middle section of my hair. Even after 3 years of getting my hair straightened and having braids occasionally I hadn’t learned how to really…