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18 Jul

Summer Style

Kia Danielle X Fox's Designer  Issa Collaboration baby!!!   I've teamed up with Fox's Designer to bring you some cute Summer looks. With several stores in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Illinois, Georgia and Florida you are sure to find something that will fit your fashionista needs. Fox Designer Boutiques has the look you want for less. They carry many name brands such as: Karl Largerfield , Sam Eldman and Rachel Roy just to name a few. Trust me you will NOT be disappointed!  From dresses, skirts, blouses,  jumpsuits, pants to swimsuits, bags, shoes and accessories Fox Designer Boutiques is your one stop Summer shop! If you don't see what you want in the boutiques, you can always shop online at www.foxs.com  "Catch the thrill of...
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19 May

| Enchanted Garden |

Editorial : Enchanted Garden Photographer : Edwin Rivera Stylist : Kia Danielle  Makeup : Flo Rozario Models : Wendy, Tuni and Lucy    On Saturday May 12th I was so blessed and honored to be able to style my first Editorial Shoot for my final styling project for my school Academy of Art University (AAU). My Enchanted Garden Editorial was inspired by the August 2012 Editorial Shoot 'One Enchanted Evening’, by Vogue Magazine. The Vogue editorial delves into the stunning first couture collection of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. I love on location shoots because they capture natural lighting and beautiful scenery. While doing research I was immediately drawn to this particular editorial. The collection is so beautiful and feminine. I wanted to re create similar looks in a garden...
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21 Mar

| Spring Fever |

  Spring is almost here and thank God, because I certainly have "Spring Fever" lol If you live in New York you probably have it too. I am so over winter and the cold all together. Bring on the sunshine and warm weather. Spring is my second favorite season my first is Fall. Transitioning from Winter to Spring can be tricky sometimes, but never fear I got you. Layering or removing layers is the key. While we still are having some windy days and nights here. I still love wearing my Summer and Spring dresses just with some added layers for warmth. Pastels, sheer, fringe and plastics are really big this year. Although, I don't know about plastic in the warm weather that might not...
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14 Jan

| Beret Beauty |

Feeling like a Parisian girl in the middle of New York, thanks to my beret of course! I absolutely LOVE Paris and I can not wait to go back there again, but for now I will bring Paris to me. The beret hat has definitely made a come back this season, and now there are so many variations to choose from. So many styles and colors! The options are endless from the traditional wool ones to the Dior inspired leather styles. I personally love the versatility of the beret. You can rock it with a sweater and jeans or a dress with heels. For my Sunday look I wanted to do a sassy chic look with a little Parisian influence.    | Black Pea Coat with Faux Fur Stole : H&M (old) | Green...
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4 Jan

| New Years Cheer |

Happy New Year! It's finally 2018 or is it? The word of the Lord was that this year we get to do it again!! We get a "do over" 2017 was the year of complete and total victory, but if you did not receive your victory or there were some things that you wanted to do, but did not accomplish them it's ok!! God says this is STILL the year of complete and total victory and ALL of our hopes, wishes and desires of our hearts will come to pass!! Glory to God! Welcome to the year of Victory double portion!!!  Standing in my victory!!!  "But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ." (1 Corinthians 15 NKJV)   | Black Sequence...
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2 Nov

| Halloween Looks 2017 |

  If you know me than you know that I LOVE dressing up! So of course Halloween is my favorite because I get to fully transform myself into anyone that I want to be! Every year I do two looks. I do a themed look with my girls and then a separate look  by myself. I don't know what it is I just have so much fun playing dress up (lol)  This year  for my first look I decided to be The Cat in The Hat, by Dr. Suess, and I am glad I did it was so much fun.  I usually plan what I am going to be at least 6 months before Halloween.  Yes it is that serious, (lol) especially when your doing a...
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14 Oct

| Fall Infusion |

If you live in New York , then you are probably wondering "Where is Fall?"  At least that is what I have been asking myself for the past couple of weeks. Our typical Autumn weather has been filled with 80 degree days and 70 degree nights. Well that has recently changed "Thank God" I know I know who doesn't like warm weather? But the many things that I love about New York is that we have 4 seasons. Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall. One of my favorite seasons is Fall. The leaves start to change color and the temperature drops to a cool breeze. I  love wearing boots, jackets and layers. I also love transitioning some of my Summer pieces into...
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25 Sep

NYFW / The Shows / Part 3

  Hakkaya Akkaya is a Turkish designer who studied fashion design at Istasyon Art Academy. After he graduated Akkaya worked as a Design Department  Manager for some leading brands within the Turkish textile industry. In 2010, he established his own atelier firm. He has been showing his collections at NYFW The Shows for the past 6 years now.  Black and white silhouettes and bold stripes with hints of Zebra prints hit the runway at the Hakan Akkaya S/S 18 Fashion show on Monday September 11th 2017. The collection was inspired by existentialism; which is the work associated within the late 19th - 20th century European philosophers. While the predominant value of existentialist thought is commonly acknowledged to be freedom, its primary virtue is authenticity. Often times black and white can be seen as boring or mundane,...
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16 Sep

NYFW / The Shows / Part 2

For the first time ever Fashion Week went BIG! Yes, they supersized it! Bold, Beautiful and Bigger models sashayed down the runway at the Addition Elle and Torrid shows at NYFW. Talk about a moment in history! For countless years the fashion industry has glorified the slim, slender, skinny (almost sickly) model. From magazine covers to popular television shows the imagine of beauty has always been “thin is in” and if a woman did not fall into that category then they were neither in or attractive. Well look how the that image is slowly changing.  These shows are helping transform the fashion industry with bold empowering moves towards diversity and inclusiveness; not just in fashion but in the world! Embracing oneself and...
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