June First…

Half way through the year and 2020 is one those things that just keeps on giving, and not in a good way.  I am currently at lost for words, not knowing exactly how I should start. On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of June. Usually I would tell you my thoughts on still being under the stay at home order. Well this post I am going to start off a little different. I want to use my platform to bring some awareness to what is going in the Black community. Let me be honest, my heart is grieving right now. Yet again,  my system is shock right back into the reality of deeply rooted systematic racism in the USA. Again, another unarmed black man, George Floyd, has been taken due to those that are sworn to protect us, the police.  Not only was he taken however Breonna Taylor was unarmed and gunned down by police,  and Ahmaud Arbery’s life was taken by two white men, and so many black men and black women .  Police brutality has been ongoing issue for years, new …

On Trend |Simple & Affordable Boho Look

Happy Tuesday everyone.  Do you like simple, easy look? I have just that today, an easy simple boho outfit.  This shirt dress from Shein is simple piece that is easy to style. One of my favorite style that I am totally inspired by is bohemian fashion.  The eccentric colors,  look,  natural textures & textiles, and the flow of everything is so beautify. It is unique and beautiful style to experiment with.  On today’s post I am sharing how I styled this boho inspired shirt dress from Shein. RELATED: OOTD| How I Styled My One Shoulder Top… FashionLayn Outfit Deets I love simple pieces. Effortless and easy to wear.  Usually bohemian style consist of few stand alone pieces merge to together to tell a story. I went with a one print shirt dress. I would describe this dress as casual all over dalmatian print dress. Beautiful scarlet red. It features a collar,  brown wood like buttons flowing down the  shirt, and an elastic waist line. You can add a belt to break up the pattern. Simply I add my black rattan round bag and yellow block heels. Like I said  Bohemian style to me has a stand alone, eccentric color and …

May First…

Happy Friday everyone! Is it me or did April fly by. In a blink of an eye we are now in May. Wow!! So how are you doing? Are you working from home? Are you still under a stay-at- home? For myself, I am still working from home and Michigan has extended the stay at home order. Overall, I am okay with it all. I am thankful that I have the option to work from home, and happy that I have more time to myself- it’s kinda of a blessing in disguise. On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of May. During the stay at home, I have been able to take time out to redecorate my home, save more money, eat a little better, and get close to my mom. Like I said it has been blessing. I make more time  to pray and meditate during all of this. I need it because this new normal at times has me stressed out or super tired. Overall, it has been somewhat taxing at times, but I am looking forward and open to May. The …

OOTD| How I Styled My One Shoulder Top…

Happy Monday everyone. How are you holding up in this new normal? I know for myself I try to get a little normalcy , by getting outside (isolated) and take some pictures of myself. During this time I capture a few photos featuring this cute top.  Recently I shared it on Instagram, and I got a lot of love.  So I decided to share it with my blog family! For quite some time now I have been obsessed with an asymmetric neckline micro trend. After seeing how well it paired with other pieces,I had to find one that fit me. I searched and searched and ran across this affordable unique cut out one shoulder top .  To add it was only $6. Wow what a steal !! On today post, I am sharing how I styled this piece. Related:Leopard Slip Dress FashionLayn’s Outfit Deets  So, this one shoulder top features a asymmetric neck line with cut out shoulder.  This top can be found on the Shein website for $6. I am wearing this top in 1X. To add it is available in 1X-3X, and also available in smaller sized. Great piece to wear during the spring with a cardigan, or …

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Leopard Slip Dress

So what are you doing during this quarantine? I know for myself I am still trying to be creative and have a little fun. I refuse to let the coronavirus get me down.  Honestly, one thing I really love the most from being on lock down that I get to listen to some amazing music. On the weekend, I look forward to getting dressed up to go to Club Quarantine on Instagram Live! A well known disc jockey, DJ D Nice, definitely features some amazing music. (Yes I actually get dressed up to look at my phone.) The first thing I reached for  was my new leopard slip dress from Target.. It kind of bring back a little bit of normalcy to my life. So on today’s post I sharing my Club Quarantine outfit, and how I styled my slip dress. Related: OOTD | Faux Leather Jacket Featuring Shein FashionLayn Outfit Deet’s For the longest, I have been trying to find the perfect slip dress for my silhouttee.  The slip dress is definitely a must have to your closest. This everyday piece is so timeless and easy to wear for any season.  It can also be styled up or down. …

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April First…

Happy Wednesday everyone. How have you been doing?  Are you making through the stay at home orders &  the social distancing? For me, I trying to make it. Some day are certainly better than others. To be honest, I am so happy to be in a new month because March has been the longest year in history. We are certainly in a new norm now, and I actively trying to get adjusted to it all. So I happy to get back to blogging! On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of April.. As of lately, I have been trying to find many ways  to keep me calm and ease my anxiety in March.  I have been at Club Quarantine almost every night with Dj DNice, I meditate with a few locals LIVE , and I join the TikTok craze. In this time I definitely trying to keep my mind calm. March was so no way near what I expect it to be, however I am going to make the best of April. Related: March First… So for me, I going find all the positive …

OOTD | Faux Leather Jacket featuring Shein

Happy Tuesday everyone! The weather was pretty amazing this past weekend. It started off a little nippy on Saturday, however Mother Nature showed us Detroiter some love on Sunday. It was in 60s and it felt amazing. Finally, I can feel comfortable wearing just a leather jacket. That’s exactly what I did! I wore my new brown faux leather jacket from Shein. On today’s post, I am sharing some brief information on the leather craze, my faux leather jacket and how I styled it. This certainly another winter to spring look. Related: OOTD| Casual Spring Outfit featuring Miss Lola Related: My Favorite Cardigan Sweater for the Spring   FashionLayn Outfit Deets Now, leather jacket or wearing something leather is definitely a fall classic. However, to see leather in general be so magnified this spring, it is different but it works. Leather jacket, dresses, leather on leather suits, and/ or leather pants. This fabric yet again is reigning supreme. So I took heed and got my hands on something leather…. well faux leather at that. I was in awwww when I got this faux leather jacket on Shein. The color alone was beautiful. One my new favorite pieces added to my …

My Favorite Cardigan Sweater for the Spring

Happy Hump Day everyone! Can you tell I’m ready for spring time? Yes I am so ready but for the time being is still cold outside. When weather is in between or in other world being bipolar, I go for transitional or winter to spring look.  A cardigan sweater is perfect transitional piece for the spring. To add, it is timeless easy to style spring fashion. On today’s post I am sharing some brief information on my new favorite cardigan sweater. Related: OOTD | Casual Spring Outfit featuring Miss Lola FashionLayn Outfit Deets As I was saying the weather is really in between. One week it can be bitter cold or then the spring temperature can start to peak. For Michiganders the mid 40s feel so good to us. So I took heed of last weekends weather to bring another winter to spring look. My new favorite piece in my wardrobe is my ribbed cardigan sweater.  Cardigan are definitely on trend, especially a cropped style. You can wear this with shirt under, or where it like I did as a stand alone piece. This everyday fashion find features a v neckline, and white button for closure. It is 100% cotton, …

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March First…

Happy Monday everyone! How was the month of February for you? Did you enjoy your extra day? Well the month of February treated me pretty good. On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of March. For me, February seem like it was the longest month ever. It was good but certainly long. Fashion wise I tried some new brands; those pieces were great. On the blog tip, it was the one of the most successful blog months I had.  And personally, I was a social butterfly. I went on date. Hehe lol. Overall it was a great month and I was not sweating over the small stuff, just living life.  Related : February First… So the month of March  is going to be lit. I am being intentional and speaking positivity into the universe. To add to the “lituation” it is Women’s History Month.  Yass sis. What a time to be a woman;  a black woman at that.  Let the month of March commence. Yet again, I have some great content plan, and fashion on the horizon. Let’s go March. Fashion Note It is …

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