DC Kids: Mattel Announces Launch of the Ida B. Wells Barbie

Barbie has announced that the latest Barbie in their Inspiriting Women series is Ida B. Wells. Born into slavery in 1862, and would later spend her years as a free woman renowned journalist, suffragist, and activist. She risked her safety writing newspaper articles and traveling to give speeches highlighting the injustices faced by Black people. Wells founded several organizations such as the National Associate for … Continue reading DC Kids: Mattel Announces Launch of the Ida B. Wells Barbie

Fashion News: Brandon Blackwood Salvator Collection

Brandon Blackwood has quickly become a favorite amongst the handbag community. The young Black designer hit many of our radars when Kim featured his End Systemic Racism “ESR” on her Instagram during the pandemic. Since, then he has has several releases with all of them selling out. Brandon gas announced another upcoming drop: The Salvator Collection. The 6-piece collection is made of Salvator lizard material … Continue reading Fashion News: Brandon Blackwood Salvator Collection

Food & Drinks: Pur Noire, the First Black-Owned Urban Winery in Houston, Texas, Has its Grand Opening

If you’re in Houston and looking for something to satiate your wine palate, head on over to Pur Noire, a new urban winery and tasting room who is celebrating their grand opening! Pur Noire was founded by wine loving couple Kenneth and Carissa Stephens. The name was inspired by Carissa’s French Creole heritage. The Pur Collection features a “complex Petite Sirah based blend, Pinot Gris … Continue reading Food & Drinks: Pur Noire, the First Black-Owned Urban Winery in Houston, Texas, Has its Grand Opening

Product Highlight: Nike Daybreak Golden Gals Sneaker

If you are like me and are not really into sneakers, but want an alternative to heels and flats that are also fashionable, then you know the struggle. Many sneakers are designed to be statements on their own, so when your outfit is the statement, what do you do? Enter Nike’s Daybreak Golden Gals Sneaker! Product Description: Inspired by the golden glitz and glam of … Continue reading Product Highlight: Nike Daybreak Golden Gals Sneaker

Food and Drinks: Kev On Stage Announces New Food Show, “What’s Good?!” Plus Other Black Food Content Creators You Should Follow

It is no secret that the food of the Black diaspora is largely consumed ad associated with members of their respected demographics but it is rare for Black people to leave the box society has put them in and be seen as connoisseurs of cuisine across cultures. Kevin “Kev” Fredericks said it has always been his dream to host a food travel show and he … Continue reading Food and Drinks: Kev On Stage Announces New Food Show, “What’s Good?!” Plus Other Black Food Content Creators You Should Follow

Entertainment News: Tabitha Brown Announces Children’s Show, ‘TAB TIME”

Tabitha Brown, affectionately nicknamed “America’s Mom”, as she is known for her infectious positivity, and warm, southern spirit has taken her energy to television…again. This role is far from her guest role in the hit drama The Chi, but a children’s show aptly called “Tab Time.” Check out the trailer below. Video Credit: Tabitha Brown’s YouTube Show Description: TAB TIME is a series for all … Continue reading Entertainment News: Tabitha Brown Announces Children’s Show, ‘TAB TIME”

Fashion News: John Legend Partners with Sperry

Fun Fact: I went through a major Sperry boat shoe and New York and Company button-down phase my freshman year of college. I would pair them with jeans or shorts and that was my uniform. #Memories Rhythm and blues crooner, John Legend, has partnered with the iconic boat shoes turned lifestyle brand for a men’s shoe collection. Styles include classic boat shoes and boots. See … Continue reading Fashion News: John Legend Partners with Sperry

Product Highlight: The Big Bad Palette by Megan Thee Stallion x Revlon

Last year, rapper Megan the Stallion announced her partnership with beauty giant Revlon and it seems things are moving full steam ahead. The latest product from the collab is the Big Bad palette, which is currently on sale at Ulta Beauty for $8.99. The ten-pan palette includes eye shadows hand-picked by Megan herself and features shade names such as Up In Flames, a black sparkly … Continue reading Product Highlight: The Big Bad Palette by Megan Thee Stallion x Revlon

Beauty News: M.A.C. to Partner with Whitney Houston’s Estate for Collection

M.A.C. Cosmetics reported to People Magazine that they have partnered with Whitney Houston’s estate for a “long-term, multi-faceted partnership ” (People). The collection will debut in 2022 to commemorate Whitney’s biopic, I Wanna Dance with Somebody scheduled to be released December 2022. M.A.C. will also serve as the official makeup brand for the film creating some of her most memorable makeup looks (Beauty Packaging). Continue reading Beauty News: M.A.C. to Partner with Whitney Houston’s Estate for Collection