New Shoe Alert | Leopard Espadrille Platform Sandals

Happy Tuesday! What kind of sandals do you like to wear for the summer? Well my new favorite pair for the summer are my espadrille platform sandals from Target.  There affordable, cute, and stylish! That’s my kind of shoe. On today’s post I am sharing my thought on my new espadrille sandals and other espadrille you can shop!  Related: OOTD| Monochromatic Casual Summer Outfit FashionLayn Shoe Deets Espadrille are on trend for this summer. If you ask me, pretty classic shoe to have in you closest for the summer, anyway.  Finally, I got my hands on apair after having ongoing battle.. do I like espadrille or no. Well as you can see I am in love and I had to share. Espadrille shoes are stylish, chic, and oh so comfortable. They can take you anywhere. These leopard espadrille are from Target’s Universal Thread brand. These shoes feature a leopard print micro-suede straps, and 2 in. platform for height. That is my favorite feature, the platform.  It gives my frame little extra height without having the discomfort of heels, and adds more comfort to my flat feet.  The shoes are stylish and can be paired with sun dress, denim, or joggers. …

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OOTD| Monochromatic Casual Summer Outfit

Happy Thursday everyone. Do you love simple casual look? Well that just what I wore over the weekend. Light, casual, on trend summer outfit that is easy to style. Let not forget affordable, Covid has the girl’s  pocket looking a little crazy, right now. We can still look good on a budget.   On today’s post I am sharing my easy breezy summer outfit, featuring a over sized button up and cargo pants from Shein. How was your weekend ? Well this past weekend was amazing. Finally got a chance to relax and just be me. I went Downtown and enjoy the summer like day on the riverfront with my mom. It was beautiful and I needed to get away for the moment. Related: On Trend | Simple & Affordable Boho Look FashionLayn’s Deets If you have been following my blog for awhile, then you will know how much I love a simple and affordable look.  I decided to go for a monochrome look, which is known summer trend for 2020. To get this look, I took this light button up blouse and paired it with my breezy khaki color cargo pants, both from Shein. I love natural/ neutral colors. DETAILS …

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 …

Summer Monochromatic Style

“We on da River wit it”…. LOL just a little Detroit humor.  Recently I was on the Detroit Riverfront  soaking up the sun. Omg the weather was amazing this day I was so happy that I was able to shot. This moment was so full circle for tMalaika (photographer) and myself. A few months back we were taking  pictures on the riverfront, however it was kinda cold, the lake was frozen over, and it was a muddy mess. We finally made it back around to riverfront to capture these amazing photos. This time around we were shooting for my new website launch. I came up with this cute monochromatic look that went so well with the riverfront. On today’s post I will be sharing with you all, how I put together this monochromatic outfit for the summer. August is near and it time to make the last of summer weather count. I am giving y’all timeless classic pieces hear.  Okay ! So proud of this look that I put together. Most of yall know I really don’t have a plan when in mind when I come up with my looks. I just do it.  Well this time I had a …

$13 Dollar Neon Orange Set | SHEIN

I have been totally obsessed with neon colors. I love how popping it makes my skin looks. So that way I was in totally shock how cute this  crop cami top & bodycon skirt set from Shein looked on me! Giving me Channel Orange vibes! Can you believe this set only cost me $13 bucks? The girls are all for saving a few coins. If you want to get into the neon trend check out retailer, like Shein, Boohoo, of FashionNova. You do not need to spend all your money on trends that do not last. Neon is the trend I am loving and those retailer I listed works for my pockets.  On today’s post I will share all my thoughts on this set from Shein. So I think it is safe to say that Shein is one of my favorite stores. Is she replacing Forever 21? Ugh I don’t know sis. Y’all know I love Forever 21 but she has been a bit hit or miss for me lately and Shein has been making those 3’s. LOL My new routine now  is to check to see what new on Shein, probably every other day. I came across this crop cami …

STORY TIME|First Time Wearing A Swimsuit in 14 Years | #JustWearTheSuit

#JustWearTheSuit is a hashtag created by Caryl, a body positive blogger of Lipgloss and Crayons. She built a community around a hashtag to encourage everyBODY to get into their swimsuits and celebrate body image and journey.   And boy do I have journey to share y’all So, I was introduced to #JustWearTheSuit hashtag by a fellow blogger I met at a fashion show, Kendall Rayburn. She is one of the sweetest people to come across. I told her haven’t worn a swimsuit in years. 14 years to be exact!! When she told me about it, I had a big knot in the back of my throat. Saying to myself, ”Can I do this…. You already show your body off in underwear.” Hell with it, I need to face my body insecurities head on and just do it. Yeahhh, so I finally wore a swimsuit, OKAY! After a long extending period without wearing a swimsuit, I got my beautiful body in one. I am so overjoyed that I did it. Shout out to Carly for forming this amazing hashtag while encouraging us to wear a swimsuit. Also, she letting the world know that everyone can wear a swimsuit and look good! …

Yellow is My It Color | Wrap Dress from Target

Yellow is my ish.  It captures everyone’s attention…. and if you know me then you know I love little attention. Yellow is luminous and it loves my complexion. I always get a lot of compliments when I wear yellow. “Yellow looks so good on you.” So, this yellow wrap dress from Target was put in my cart with the upmost quickness!  Yes, this dress is from brand called, A New Day that exclusively sold at Target.  The brand focus it attention on everyday wear. Yes this dress you can be worn up or down, everyday. I must say it this brand has been my go to, and the reason why my love for Target has grown so strong. When I have a day off from work, I always find myself at Target. It like a off day tradition  now. Get a day off, drive to Target, Simple. LOL  The struggle is real in Target. I go in for one item and walk out broke, every time. Do you over spend in Target, if so let me know in the comment section? A few weeks ago, I came across this summer infused wrap dress from A New Day.  The yellow hue alone had …

Taste of Summer| Hawaiian Shirt from Not Sorry Apparel

This shirt was given in collaboration with Not Sorry Apparel. All opinions are my own. Festival season is in full swing. If I was at Coachella right now I would be wearing this Hawaiian shirt, representing my city, and being unapologetic about. I love to look at all the fun outfits and colorful look that are inspired from Coachella and all the other festivals to come. Now when I initially went to the Not Sorry Apparel’s shop, a festival inspired look was not on my mind. I was clueless… I had not the slightest idea on what I wanted to do. So I started flipping through the racks and there it was.  I stop right at this Hawaiian, tropical print shirt. The light went off in my head and my inspirational juices started to flow. PARADISE! “Find paradise wherever I go” -Unknown So with this look  I decided to skip over spring and jumping straight into to warm summer vibes. This over sized Hawaiian shirt from Not Sorry Apparel is just want I need to put me back in my fun-loving spirit.  Definitely having a tropical state of mind!! Yo So this weekend my mom and I went downtown to …

Striped Denim Jacket

Tomorrow is when my vacation…  and I need to get away from all the stressful things that going on in my life. I am so happy and thankful for this time! So it is only right that I post before my trip. Of course I can not leave y’all hanging. I have been so overwhelmed and I know why… I am super unbalanced lol.  Unbalanced what you talking about sis ?  I am doing to much of one thing and not doing enough of the other.  How am I am going to get it together? Well first I am going to start by taking a well needed vacation. So yes tomorrow I am going to focus on having fun with my girls and be a bit more care free. Simply enjoy my life in my opinion is a good start to living my stress free life. Just like this outfit. Carefree and fun ! This look I am going for is all about the multi-striped denim jacket.  I got a hold of this jacket at Forever21. I was walking around in the store and stumble on this jacket randomly. Now this jacket is on the smaller side of the spectrum. Anyway …

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