Eye on Style: Bell Sleeves

The bell sleeve is a vintage sleeve style that is full of exaggeration and fun. They have a theatrical and Victorian feel, but when paired with the right pieces they will pull your outfit together giving you a polished look full of depth. All bell sleeves are not flattering as floppy materials (like polyester) don’t make quite…

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Style Stamped goes to Costa Rica

My first trip of summer 2016 will be to Costa Rica! Costa Rica is a small country located in the southern portion of Central America identified in 2009 as the greenest country in the world. It houses 5% of the world’s biodiversity making it one of the richest ecosystems found anywhere. I’m looking forward to experiencing…

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Single Mother Style 2

Every day I look at my daughter and the thought that comes to mind is, “wow, I’m her mom.” It’s almost like an outer-body experience for me to really grasp the fact that I brought someone else into this world, with God’s permission of course, especially when most of the time I have no idea…

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Spring Forward

It’s that time again! The time of year for longer days, promising weather, and the flirt of a smiling summer. As of this past Sunday we lost an hour but gained so much! I think its a good trade off as the warmer months are my favorite. In celebration of the new season, I broke…

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Grey Days

We are 12 days into the New Year and I must admit, things haven’t gone the way I thought they would so far in 2016. But there are 353 more days left to the year and I’m looking forward to still having the best year ever. Thank God for new days right? And thank God…

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B-More Careful: Post Riot at a Baltimore Boutique

The past few years have brought to the forefront an increasingly rocky relationship between Police and the citizens they are hired to protect, most specifically citizens of color. Cities across America have been touched by the recording of what in many cases appears to be police misconduct or excessive force towards persons who are usually unarmed….

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Style and the City: The Yard DC

We bring you “Style and the City” – a weekly trend review captured in the most style struck locations in the Nation’s Capitol.  We will illustrate how to transition from Simplistic + Street to After 5 Classic + Chic! First stop: Yana B takes The NAVY YARD | The Yards Park is DC’s newest waterfront…

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