THE BOMB LIFE

Curated Travel Tips, Style, Food, and Fashion Finds From Fashion Bomb Daily's CEO, Claire Sulmers

The Bomb Life 101: Take the Time to Reflect on How Far You’ve Come Wearing a Dress by Persepshen Clothing + Hanifa Neon Suit

Twice in the past couple weeks, I have returned to 'where it all started' for me in my career. Back in 2006, when I started Fashion Bomb Daily, I worked as a Researcher/Reporter for Time, Inc. Researchers were in charge of fact checking a magazine, because once something is in print, you can't take it back! At any rate, I worked at 50th and 6th avenue for 4 years at a 9-5 before deciding to start my blog, quit my job, then embark on the...

Who Wore it Better? Me vs. Sarah Jessica Parker in Hanifa’s Purple Miya Knit Wrap Cardigan Dress

We have been rocking with Hanifa from the very start, and are juiced to see so many celebs discover the bomb brand! One of the new bold faces in Hanifa? Sarah Jessica Parker, who stepped out in the same $209 Miya Purple Wrap Cardigan Dress previously worn by yours truly. Can we get a moment? Me vs. the QUEEN of Sex N the City. Gagging!! While SJP offset the purple tones in pink pumps, I showed her stems in a pair of Balenciaga tiger print...

Claire’s Life: Day 1 at #NYFW in Hanifa Pink Label, Jessica Rich Shoes, and Amerie 1936 Jewels

I am reviving an old #NYFW tradition, and posting my outfits of the day from Fashion Week. With Instagram, I now just post my looks there and keep it moving. But I've got time today! Read on: For day 1, I wore all black designers you should know: A Hanifa Pink Collection Alex Midi Dress, Jessica Rich Goddess Sandals, and earrings from Amerie 1936. Dior shades and I was ready to take on the Christopher John Rogers show! Take a look at...

Claire’s Life: My #NYFW Recap with Milano di Rouge, Rich the Kid and More Wearing Shop XIIC, Laura Faye, The Haus NYC, and More!

So Fashion Week is over! It was a busy past few days with shows, interviews, photo shoots, and more. On Day 1, I attended the Tadashi Shoji show at Spring Studios in an Iconic tee by The Haus NYC, along with patent pants and a blazer by Elegant by Alice: That night, I switched into an Iconic sweatshirt by The Haus NYC to interview Rich the Kid. Full video coming soon...! Day 2 was pretty mild temperature wise, so I slipped on a purple wrap dress...

Ask Claire: How Do You Stay Optimistic with Fashion Bomb Daily Down? 5 Ways I Stay Positive in Dark Times

Today, we have an "Ask Claire" Query! @Zudoaririkameishi types, "If It's not too much to ask, with the removal of FBD, how do you stay motivated with such a big piece of yourself and brand being taken away? Major love and peace to you Miss Sulmers!" Major Peace and Love to you! I'll be honest, it's been a REALLY tough month. An issue I thought could be resolved in a week or so is dragging on, and a major part of our business as we know it has...

The Bomb Life LA: A Stop by Insecure’s Season 2 Set with Issa Rae, Melina Matsoukas, and Jay Ellis

Happy Wednesday! I'm still in LA, living it up! Yesterday, I had the distinct pleasure of stopping by Insecure's Season 2 Set. I said hey to Issa Rae, Jay Ellis, and director Melina Matsoukas. I was cheesing from ear to ear because I'm a huge fan of the show! I wasn't able to take any pix behind the scenes or catch any juicy Season 2 details, but you know they're going to bring the fire and fun. I was impressed by how big of a production it...

Claire’s Life: The Natural Hair and Health Expo Sponsored by Sheen Magazine

Happy Monday, folks! This past weekend, Sheen Magazine graciously invited to me to Birmingham, Alabama for their Natural Hair and Health Expo! The event featured a day full of panels, giveaways, fashion shows, speeches, and of course lots of talk surrounding hair. My day started with an intimate chat with Sheen Magazine's Sammi Haynes surrounding my book, the Bomb Life! Bombshells gathered to take pix, ask for advice, and just say hey!! Then I...