Style Trends

24 Hours

24 Hours. With a bold self-explanatory shirt, it reminds the youth that we have a certain number of hours in a day to conquer our goals, dreams and aspirations. I modernized the look with a pair of tearaway pants and showcased my brown skin roots with an Hermes-inspired headscarf. If I could spend 24 hours […]

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Personal Style, Style Trends

The Originator

Paying homage to an OG in urban fashion: Karl Kani. You may of seen his name worn on hip-hop’s biggest icons and they all happen to be my favourite artists growing up. From Aaliyah, Diddy, Biggie, Michael Jackson, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Nas and who could forget 2pac when he wore Kani’s pieces for […]

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Personal Style, Style Trends

Brown Skin Lady

Prior to taking these photos, I had Black Star’s Brown Skin Lady playing on wax. In the song, members Mos Def and Talib Kweli lyrically pay homage to brown skin ladies, which include but aren’t limited to African, Caribbean, Latin, Indigenous, Latina, and Middle Eastern women.  It wasn’t until Mos Def said “Ooh, headwrap cover […]

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Style Trends, Thoughts

Belly: Hip-Hop Classic or Fashionable Film?

So there I was on a Saturday night, watching Belly for the 10978890th time. If you were born in the 90’s, you’re probably familiar with this 1998 classic directed by Hype Williams. Why is it iconic? The first five minutes of the film involves two of the biggest names in hip-hop, enter a local club […]

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Style Trends

ANNMS Shop

What’s good ladies and gents? I present you with another segment of the #FashionableFriendFeature. It’s a segment where I feature homies of mine who are bringing a creative wave to the city of Edmonton whether it’s through music, photography, fashion, entrepreneurship, etc. Since starting this blog, I have met some of the dopest creatives that […]

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Style Trends, Thoughts

Moodboard: London Calling

  Don’t get me wrong, as much as I enjoy watching models strut run down the runway in the finest luxury garments, I do believe the real runway resides on the everyday busy streets in the biggest fashion capitals of the world: New York, Paris, Milan and London. Like a Kardashian, I have been keeping […]

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