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The Bomb Life Guide to Philly in 24 Hours: Where to Stay, Where to Eat, Where To Shop

Hey Hey! It’s been a busy past two weeks! But as I board the Amtrak train to head to Philly for our Fashion Bomb x Better than Success Brunch, I figured I’d let you in on 5 must stops should you ever find yourself in the City of Brotherly Love. Here’s a quick transcript: Number 1: Where to Stay; Le Meridien (1421 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19102) Drop your bags off and relax at Le Meridien Hotel, located right by…

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The Bomb Life: Accepting the Fashion 500 Award of Excellence in Red Marquette 21

Happy Tuesday, Bombers and Bombshells! On Sunday, I flew back home to New York City to receive an award of Excellence from The Fashion 500! The group recognizes tastemakers and innovators in the fashion industry with an event and awards ceremony, and many notables were in attendance, including Atiba Newsome, Misa Hylton Brim, Dapper Dan, Mickey Boom, and many more. I was exhausted, but I popped on a banged wig and some red feathers and flew on down. It’s always…

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My Azzedine Alaia Bombe Sandals Broke, #WhatisLife: Reflections on My Broken Bronx Heels Wearing an Anz Style Sweatsuit

The other night, I attended a party celebrating a new documentary called “The Remix: Women in Hip-Hop,” a film that looks at the lasting legacy and style of female MC’s. The fete, hosted by MCM, skewed ‘urban,’ so I thought I’d go for relaxed for a change with an Anz Style sweatsuit, but kept my look ‘Claire’ with diamond jewelry and Azzedine Alaia heels. Just as I hit my pose on the Step N Repeat, I felt a pop. I…

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The Downside of Being Busy, Booked, and Blessed

This morning, I raced to pack my bags and rush off to Newark for a flight to Baltimore for the National Urban League Conference. Pierre and I were invited to attend and cover street style; I’m also speaking on a panel! At any rate, I was running behind, and I was only a few minutes away from the airport (though it was looking doubtful, I was probably going to miss it!). As I approached departures, I got a call from…

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The Bomb Life 101: Know Your Worth

“You’ll get what you settle for. If you don’t know your value, you’ll never get what you’re worth!”~ Tony Gaskins I have been neglecting this poor little website–I’m sorry! It’s hard to write about the Bomb Life when you’re living the Bomb Life, but ya know…when things slow down, I can give you fever and flavor! I’m writing you briefly to tell you something simple: Know Your Worth. There are moments in life when you have to pay your dues,…

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