1 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
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
2 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
For those who choose to adorn their fingers with several rings, it’s all about picking the right pieces that they connect with.
3 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
Bold patterns and prints reveal a confident and joyful character. A playful hat and architectural jewelry adds wisdom and experience.
Dianne Fortune, 53
4 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
Be it bold earrings or a feather in your hat, it is the details that complete a look.
5 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
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.
6 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
Combining both old and new worlds, the patterns and bag are African-inspired while the jacket, skirt and tights are straight New York City.
7 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
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’.
8 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
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
9 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
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
10 of 10 Karl-Edwin Guerre
Fedora tilted, custom earrings (her own line), chunky bracelets and ring all come together with grace and ease. Match your attitude, be yourself.
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