Arts Journalism Master’s Program This past year I’ve been so blessed to receive such a fabulous education at the best journalism school in the country. Not only was I able to become a way better interviewer, reporter, and storyteller, but I also had the opportunity to travel around New York, see my first opera, attend the Toronto International Film Festival, watch Hamilton on Broadway (and many … Continue reading Syracuse University Graduation: Mastered It!
After attending my first ever fashion week show, I decided to make the most of my experience by hitting the streets and photographing other bloggers and fashionistas who were strutting their stuff between runway shows. It was a great experience and it definitely made me want to step up my own style game! Some of the trends I spotted were: A lot of faux fur … Continue reading NYFW F/W ’17 Street Style
A couple weeks ago, I attended New York Fashion Week for the first time and it was amazing! Literally a dream come true. I was invited to Yuna Yang‘s show at the Gotham Comedy Club in Chelsea, Manhattan. It was a packed house, but the dimly lit room had beautiful music playing and I also received a gift bag with soap inside. The collection was … Continue reading NYFW Review: Yuna Yang F/W ’17
Exhibit at FIT celebrates black designers A floral sundress worn by Michelle Obama, a sheer, sparkling minidress worn on stage by Tina Turner, and a sexy black red carpet piece worn by Kim Kardashian all have something in common. They were all created by black fashion designers and they are just a few of the pieces that are currently on display at the Fashion Institute … Continue reading “Black Fashion Designers” at FIT Museum
Since I had such a busy winter break, I decided to not only get pictures of my adventures, but shoot some video clips too. I finally took the time to get all the material together and create my first video diary! I’m definitly no Bethany Mota or Michelle Phan, but sometimes moments can be captured better in action than stills and I had a lot … Continue reading Winter Break Vlog
Last week my grad school program ventured to the Big Apple for a cultural immersion. It was probably one of the best weeks of my life. I know that sounds dramatic, but as an arts journalist, it was a total dream come true to be able to do all the things we did. Here is a rundown of the places we saw and things we … Continue reading Arts Journalists Take New York City
Location: Roscoe’s Tavern (Gay Bar in Chicago, IL) What I Wore: Mesh and velvet bodysuit (Forever 21), High-waisted shorts (Ron Jon Surf Shop), Fishnet tights (Lane Bryant), Ankle booties (Bethany Ugg’s, $160), Cutout hoop earrings (Forever 21, $4.90), Bowtie choker (Forever 21), Faux fur jacket (borrowed) Attended With: My best friends Kailena and Bianca Highlights: Cover was $30 and included horderves and a champaign toast. The theme was … Continue reading New Years 2017 in Chicago, IL