How often do you hear stories of black kids robbing stores? Or getting into trouble at school? Or participating in gang violence? For me, it’s too often, especially when there are more instances of black kids succeeding and working hard … Continue reading In The Mix
Contrary to popular belief, everyone isn’t an urban hipster. Everyone doesn’t live in a loft, have a wild sex life, and drink lattes every morning. Everyone isn’t a creative nor an entrepreneur nor a photographer nor a Crossfit enthusiast. Everyone … Continue reading Don’t Believe The Hype
“I don’t wear clothes. I wear dreams.” — D. A. Daniels, Jr. Develop a style. A style of your own. A style that, though cognizant of contemporary fashion norms, is nowhere near restricted to them. Allow your style to be timeless, not … Continue reading Wear Dreams
Success is a process. You find what does work and what doesn’t. Some things work 47% of the time, kind of work 32%, and, the other 21%, they flop. That’s how this blogging thing is. I started off with themed … Continue reading Shaking It Up: A Call For Content and Contributors.
I’m so fortunate. Since college, I’ve had some awesome barbers. But, with each relocation, it takes me getting through the not so awesome ones to get to the ones I need. Over the past decade, I’ve made four moves within … Continue reading Find a Great Barber/Hairstylist
Yesterday, I ended up reading my brother Marcus Hawley’s, owner of Natty Neckware, blog post, “The men’s white button up…really necessary?” I’m telling you, this guy hit the nail on the head. Marcus’s specialty is neckwear but how often do … Continue reading The men’s white button up…really necessary? (Response)
We all have Facebook and Instagram and Twitter. All three platforms allow us to post photographs. But do all three apps allow you to develop your fashion sense by knowing what brands the people you’re following are wearing? Do they … Continue reading fit Capture