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Fashion & Beauty

Summer in the City – A Style Guide

This summer, I have a job in Washington DC with a commute of 2.5hours...each way. It's not easy, but picking out fun things to wear to work each day has been great! It's my first office job post-college so I try to go for…

July 19, 2016
Art, Culture & Events

D.C. Events: ScholarChips Award Ceremony

On July 30th, I hiked it on up to D.C. to support one of my friends from Elon University, Yasmine Arrington. Towards the end of her time at high school, she started a non-profit organization that provides scholarships for students with incarcerated parents. She…

September 18, 2015
Nkem Story

Summer 2015 Recap

With a week left before I head out to France, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on my amazing summer. Like any summer, it started out with a huge to-do list and ended up with a sad amount crossed off (i.e., not much…

September 15, 2015
Style

All Things Ankara Fashion Week

On Saturday July 25th, my older brother, Mayowa, and I went to the All Things Ankara Fashion Show in Silver Spring, MD. For those who don't know, ankara is a type of fabric that is really popular throughout Africa and particularly West Africa. It's…

September 14, 2015