As a young fashion blogger in New York City, Blake Von D has a lot on her plate. But whether it's blogging for her site, hanging out with friends, or studying for her Masters in Social Work, Von D needs her clothes to work just as hard as she does. "I love bold statement pieces that speak for themselves, without me having to do a lot of accessorizing," she explained. Today, she gave us a glimpse of these pieces. From this color-block fringed dress, left, to her sky-high platform wedges, Von D's style is as effervescent and eclectic as she is. Check out her favorite pieces and be inspired....read more...
You could almost say Tonya Miller gets paid to party. But as Director of Events for the Gay Men's Health Crisis, Miller's responsibility to craft events that raise dollars is a serious one. Like any fierce fashionista, the Baltimore-born beauty meets these obligations in style. From daytime meetings and evening soirees to weekend activities, Miller's closet is chock-full of sexy dresses, sky-high sandals and luxe leather pieces. See her wardrobe and be inspired...read more...
When it comes to jobs, Nina Flowers may possibly have the coolest one. The Harlem born and raised beauty directs public relations for the most famous of Harlem's institutions: The Apollo Theater. A typical day will find her heading out to work at six a.m. and arriving from a work event at one a.m. A demanding schedule calls for an equally demanding wardrobe. Watch as she shows us her key pieces that effortlessly take her from day to night...read more...