U.N.I.T.Y…… That’s U.N.I.T.Y that song popped into my head when my BFF from High School shoots me a text. Her daughter was in a Black History program and she decided to do a report on Queen Latifah, one of the first female rappers from back in the day. 857 more words
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This beautiful wool jacket has been made by a small workshop in Africa – Kenya Weaverbird.
The fabric is handwoven and the jacket handmade.
It looks so cool and modern – the wide, square cut and rustic look ticks perfectly all the trends of the moment. 31 more words
I’m starting a new segment on the blog. I’m calling it Tuesday Trend Alert (#TTA)! First featured trend: the African Fabric.
Whether you call it Ankara, Gitenge, or simply the African fabric, this clothing style typically associated with African culture has seen an explosion in popularity in the last couple of years. 188 more words
I’ve started a new collection of Simple Sew patterns. It wasn’t an intentional collection but they keep producing nice, simple, staple pieces that are attractive. Unlike the big 5 they seem to focus on keeping the frills and silly frou frou shit down to a minimum. 587 more words