Thanks to the brilliance of Kickstarter, independent artists like Ashaki are raising money to support their creative projects. Since Kickstarter’s launch just a couple years back, you’ve seen me post about several of my friend’s fundraising campaigns (which reached their goals). Today, I ask you to check out Ashaki’s Kickstarter video to learn more about her journey and if the spirit moves you, show this talented songbird some love as she prepares to release her second album!
As many of you know, last night I had the honor of joining forces with my favorite beautypreneur, Ms. T. Bernie Bernard of COCOACHiC Beauty to co-host the “Haute Strut” Stiletto Power Speed Networking event. When she approached me with the request to collaborate I didn’t have to think twice. It just made sense. We’ve always admired each other’s work and both wanted to host a NYC event this summer so it didn’t take long for us to hit the ground running. Between the two of us, I really don’t know who’s schedule is crazier but thank Goddess, everything came together flawlessly!
More than just another pretty face, the In Her Shoes redesign represents the end of an era for this little blog of mine. Today my site blossoms from a young girl to a grown and undeniably confidant woman.
The beautiful thing about living in New York City is the 24/7 access we have to some of the most talented individuals on the planet. Emerging artists are plentiful in this sprawling metropolis so you’ll never have to yearn for an amazing live show. This Thursday, join the Harlem (by way of Chicago) songbird, Ashaki
Father’s Day is upon us and although I’m unable to be at home with my dad this year, I’d like to take this moment to pay homage to the man who is responsible for and nourishes the entrepreneurial spirit I have today. My dad is one of the coolest brothas around and while he has