Comfortable dress, big hair and the earrings scream “I’m doing me” while the Dooney and Bourke bag whispers, “I know quality.”
Yendys Nefer-Atum, 44
Natural Hair Stylist, Designer
For those who choose to adorn their fingers with several rings, it’s all about picking the right pieces that they connect with.
Bold patterns and prints reveal a confident and joyful character. A playful hat and architectural jewelry adds wisdom and experience.
Dianne Fortune, 53
Be it bold earrings or a feather in your hat, it is the details that complete a look.
Bracelets, big rings and well-maintained manicured nails complete one’s look. Proof that a hectic life does not mean sacrificing one’s attention to detail.
Combining both old and new worlds, the patterns and bag are African-inspired while the jacket, skirt and tights are straight New York City.
Now, everyone can’t pull this one off. This bag, to some, will seem a little odd but for those who are influenced and/or inspired by African style, it’s all about not being ‘square’.
Her long shawl flows with her blouse and skirt, all a crisp white. Add to that some choice accessories, and she achieves an almost regal look.
Deborah Johnson, 65
The leather jacket was cut by the owner, and she chooses to wear it with the sleeves pulled back. While many people leave the house matching from head-to-toe, Nubian prefers to mix bold colors, while grounding it in earth tones.
Nubian Joseph, 47
Fedora tilted, custom earrings (her own line), chunky bracelets and ring all come together with grace and ease. Match your attitude, be yourself.