Left Our Imprints On The Runway

Left Our Imprints On The Runway

A strut as graceful as a gazelle and as fierce as a tiger. Welcome back, Style Kat! Upon graduating from Florida State University (FSU) with a Batchelor of Arts degree in Editing, Writing and Media with a minor in Communications, Bianca J. Rodriguez spent three months of intense planning to create one show-stopping night. Creativity, [...]

Kathryn in Carrabelle

Kathryn in Carrabelle

Welcome back, Style Kat! Have you checked out my lookbook lately? On Jul 13, a childhood friend of mine, Trevor Evans, and I did a photoshoot together in Carrabelle, FL. Mike Turner was the photographer that I chose to capture my concept and I couldn't be happier with the results. I was the stylist and [...]

MET GALA 2018: HOW STARS SPORTED THE “HEAVENLY BODIES,” THEME

MET GALA 2018: HOW STARS SPORTED THE “HEAVENLY BODIES,” THEME

Welcome back, Style Kat! The first Monday in May makes fashion fanatic's ears perk up around the globe. One of the grandest and most highly-anticipated red carpet events in fashion, is the annual Met Gala in New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art hosts the fundraiser to raise money for the museum's Costume Institute. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bif_X-Chf5p/?taken-by=voguemagazine [...]

GOOD VIBES ONLY AT THE SWATCH MAGAZINE RELEASE PARTY

GOOD VIBES ONLY AT THE SWATCH MAGAZINE RELEASE PARTY

Hey, Style Kat! Welcome back. SWATCH magazine is one of Florida State University's top student-run fashion magazines on its campus. Editor-in-Chief (EIC), Courtney Cotterill, 20, and her team worked tirelessly on the Spring/Summer 18, Volume 9 Issue 14 magazine for four months, where it was showcased at Tallahassee's Good Vibes Only (GVO) lounge yesterday. Each semester, SWATCH produces a [...]

STRUTTING INTO THE 21ST CHAPTER OF MY LIFE IN STYLE

STRUTTING INTO THE 21ST CHAPTER OF MY LIFE IN STYLE

Welcome back, Style Kat! My birthday was on April 17 and let me just say, I feel truly blessed to have received so much love. Thank you to everyone who wished me a happy birthday, it was absolutely lovely.   Nearly a month or two before my birthday, I was sleuthing through Pinterest for inspiration [...]

Paparazzi Ready: The stylist behind Cardi B’s best looks

Paparazzi Ready: The stylist behind Cardi B’s best looks

Even Rihanna showed him props! Cardi B's rise to fame steadily evolved her career from being Instagram famous, to being an international Hip-Hop artist. Her professional evolution also included a massive style overhaul. Being unfiltered and unapologetically herself is Cardi's forte and it's only right that her outfits are as dazzling as she is. https://www.instagram.com/p/BR5zwm0Brfm/?taken-by=kollincarter [...]

Spring/Summer Essentials You Need To Buy Right Now

Spring/Summer Essentials You Need To Buy Right Now

Welcome back, Style Katz! It's time to go from studious pupil to unleashing your carefree alter-ego. In the meantime, I found some standout pieces that are sure to make you stand out poolside, brunching, shopping or at the beach. This mix of standout staples will make for some aesthetically pleasing Instagram and Twitter pictures. Who [...]

Talk about Consideration: Rihanna Lingerie line could be in the works

Talk about Consideration: Rihanna Lingerie line could be in the works

I don't know if you can take it! Rihanna is the literal definition of a boss-lady. Ms. Fenty has, once again, managed to snatch the edges right off of my scalp. Not only does the mogul have a new FENTYxPUMA Spring/Summer collection dropping on March 15, but WWD.com reports that Rihanna and TechStyle Fashion Group are [...]

HOW LOOKING GOOD CAN HELP BUILD YOUR CONFIDENCE

HOW LOOKING GOOD CAN HELP BUILD YOUR CONFIDENCE

When you look good, you feel good By: A'nire Glenn       Some things are out of our control. But, some things are well within our abilities. Looking good is something we can all make possible. If we feel awful, we can try looking good to make ourselves feel as best as we can. [...]

THE GREATEST SLAYS ON THE HILL: FAMU’S 2017 HOMECOMING

THE GREATEST SLAYS ON THE HILL: FAMU’S 2017 HOMECOMING

Pictured above: Lia Trendz (IG: @8gringz) THE MOST "BRAGGADOCIOUS" SLAYS ON THE HILL I'mma let your school finish, but Florida A&M University's 2017 Homecoming had some of the greatest slays of all time! It's no secret that FAMU hosts one of the most lively homecoming events in the nation. On Oct. 14, 2017, spectators from all [...]

DO IT FOR THE CULTURE: #FAMUDuRagDay Was All That and Then Some!

DO IT FOR THE CULTURE: #FAMUDuRagDay Was All That and Then Some!

Photo taken by: Kathryn Lewis DU-RAGS AND BONNETS AND SCARVES, IT'S LIT! There's no other HBCU like the illustrious Florida A&M University. Just one day after FAMU's birthday, students in all classes were called to rock their favorite bedtime accessory to campus.  Lately, a good number of Twitter users everywhere have been celebrating black culture [...]

YOUR FASHION FORECAST: FW ’17 Trend Predictions

YOUR FASHION FORECAST: FW ’17 Trend Predictions

Be on the Lookout for These Trends This Fall/Winter SeasonAhh, it's finally Pumpkin Spice season and New York Fashion Week has come to an end. Luckily the slay is year round. Posh fashionista teas, to leather, gingham prints, glitterati boots and more. Here are my top five FW'17 Trend Predictions. 1. LEOPARD/CHEETAH PRINT I've been [...]

IRV GOTTI TEASES SHOE DEAL BETWEEN STEVE MADDEN AND CARDI B

IRV GOTTI TEASES SHOE DEAL BETWEEN STEVE MADDEN AND CARDI B

Photo via: Rap-Up.com You Can't Mess With Her, If You Wanted To On Tuesday, September 16, Irv Gotti hinted at a possible shoe collaboration between Cardi B and Steve Madden. The three were all smiles in a photo posted by Gotti via Instagram.  It appears like the three business moguls wrapped up a mouthwatering shoe [...]

FAMU GETS VOGUE

FAMU GETS VOGUE

Hey there, Style Kat! Let me catch you up on what's been going on. So, one of my good friends showed up and showed out-- FAMU style of course, by throwing the first-ever Teen Vogue "Back to School" event right on The Hill. The party went down at Lee Hall dormitory and was decorated with [...]

BEYONCÉ DROPS NEW IVY PARK COLLECTION

BEYONCÉ DROPS NEW IVY PARK COLLECTION

Photo: Ivy Park Queen Bey shines again with her new campaign for Ivy Park. Beyoncé's new Fall/Winter 2017 Ivy Park collection has finally been unveiled and it's definitely one-of-a-kind. Her campaign features actress Laverne Cox, supermodels Grace Bol and Ralph Souffrant and renowned dancer Karen McDonald, which embodies diversity, resilience, beauty and selfhood. The following [...]

SLAY AND SAVE: My 5 picks for affordable online shopping

SLAY AND SAVE: My 5 picks for affordable online shopping

Welcome back, Style Kat! Have you ever found yourself browsing online for clothes from your usual go-to stores and thought, "I always order clothes from the same places.What are some new stores that I could try that sell cute clothes, that won't cost me the price of a car note?" I can totally relate to [...]