Retro Nightlife: Get Inspired By David Bowie & Iman

Now that fall is officially here. Everyone is looking forward to crisp cool nights of sexiness. Getting dress and going out on the town can be a much-needed release from the stressful work week. The nightlife can become the perfect remedy. Turning up and letting loose is what this never ending trend is all about.

The nightlife gives everyone a chance to play the role. Watching the rich and famous strut their stuff out on the town is all the inspiration you need to shine. They promote the image of a fabulous social life and we love it! Especially the couples who compliment each other’s style; while effortlessly enjoying life. In the 80’s and 90’s David Bowie and Iman was that couple.

The couple; being married for 24 years, until David’s recent passing in January/2016. Both David and Iman remain legendary within the entertainment world. David; a popular English singer, songwriter and actor. Known for his innovative work that span over 5 decades. Wife Iman; a famous Somali super model, actress and entrepreneur. Known for her successful cosmetic line and philanthropic work.

Watching David in Iman light up the town with their elegance and unique sense of fashion; made the dynamic duo everyone’s favorite couple in the 80’s 90’s and 2000’s. They clicked as a couple, complimented each other’s style and expressed their love for one another publicly. They made the nightlife look glamorous!

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Couples that play together will forever stay together. David and Iman knew this all to well. Their love for one another turned them into best friends. Their style and presence within the social world remained at all time high.

Want to feel the happiness of the nightlife? Laugh, smile, mingle, dance? Do it with your best friend; the one you love. Get up, get dress and step into the city. Let David and Iman inspire you. Studies show; couples who play together stay together forever; via Huffington Post February/2017. 

 

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Ageless Beauties: Living In The Fab Forties

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We are always in awe of our favorite actress, flaunting their good looks all around town as they grow more gracefully within age. Not to mention; most of today’s trending celebrity women are in their 40’s. The fountain of youth is definitely treating people good. Rumor has it’ once you hit 40 life gets better.

According to the Huffington post turning 40 is the NEW 4o!  Gone are the days of mini mid-life crisis. Here are the days you embrace your age more. So what is it about the age 40 that makes you glow? How about the following…

1. Wisdom: In your forties you have lived, learned and just won’t do it again. Studies show many people want to make dramatic lifestyle alterations in their 40’s. Something about this age gives them more dedication and determination to follow through with all the right things.

2. Bring My Sexy Back: Throw away the pre-madonna stages. When you turn 40 you just want to look fabulous. Studies show many men and women consider this the age to bring their sexy back!  Gym memberships are among the highest within people of this age.

3. I Can: After  watching others achieve their dreams. While watching your 20’s and 30’s slip by. When turning 40 its time to live again and tap into your full potential. Many people of this age go back to old abandoned hobbies and other leisure pleasures. Something about this age brings out your creativity. Why? We don’t know, but according to Redbook.com this is the age when you finally realize, you have more potential to become someone grand and big in life.

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4. Adventure: It’s either do or die with this age. When your 40’s kick in you realize it’s either now or never. Studies show there is just something about this age that makes you want to see the world and become more adventurous. Theme parks, weekend getaways, more dinner dates with friends.

5. Love: Whether it is external love or internal love.  You are in love; and its with yourself. Studies show, while in your 40’s to 50, youthful traits kick in. The big MAKE-OVER is just what you need to re- boost your confidence. New hair cut, new hair color, overdo shopping spree leads to one bad mama!

Are you in your 40;s? Are you feeling fab? Enjoy it!

Celebrity Style Watch: 10 Stylish Tracee Ellis Ross Fashion Moments

Tracee Ellis Ross is ever so stylish. She compliments this well taught feature to “Iconic” stylish mom Diana Ross. From the small screen to real life; Tracee’s vintage and classic wardrobe combinations seems to bring her many compliments on social media and fashion blogs. Viewers also tuned in weekly and fell in love with her chic style as lawyer [Joan Clayton], on the sitcom Girlfriends. However; its her off the screen style that keeps us wanting more as well.

View a gallery of [10 Stylish Tracie Ellis Ross Fashion Moments]

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R.I.P Ruby Dee

Help us celebrate the life of activist and actress Ruby Dee; who passed away on June 11, 2014 at the tender age of 91.

Her Accolades include.. Do The Right Thing, Jungle Fever, American Gansta, The Jackie Robinson Story, and more! You name it; Ms Dee has been featured in it! She will forever be missed

Throwback: “EVOLUTION” Of Gabrielle Union

Update: This original story was posted over two years ago. Since the posting of this story; Gabrielle Union has accomplished many more accolades which; further molded her body of great  work. This story is simply a throwback  for your reading pleasure

It’s quite simple, brains, beauty, & um… more beauty.  Miss Gabrielle Union; or shall we say…. soon to be Mrs Wade has earned her stripes! It only makes sense for us to take you on a little tour.  This is the “EVOLUTION” of… Gabrielle Union. 

At the tender age of 41, this former model turned actress is a force to be reckoned with. Just like fine wine; she just gets better with time. 

The Work:  Never short of displaying her talent. The world took notice of Gabrielle Union in 1997 while she graced us on the small screen. Some of her work included Saved By The BellSister To Sister, and Smart Guy; just to name a few. Her small screen resume is so impressive it would take us days just to name her accolades. However; we have to brag about her recent success. The name you ask? [BET’s “Being Mary Jane”] . This show is a #1 hit on cable television soaking up around 8.5 million viewers during the season finale. You might also notice some of her big screen work wich include; Love & Basketball, Deliver Us From Eva, Bad Boys II, The Brothers, The Honeymooners, Daddy’s Little Girls and more. Her resume speaks for itself. Her talent has no limit. She is on fire!

The Brains: Beauty is not the only feature that comes with being Gabrielle Union. Nope! This woman also has brains. Gabrielle attended UCLA, in which she earned a degree in Sociology with honors!

Currently: Gabrielle Union just recently launched her own brand of Chardonnay, adding business woman to her resume. Her  perseverance and un-breakable presence is inspiring to many.  This woman  has worked hard for her evolving success. We salute you Gabrielle Union!

 

 

 

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Happy Birthday Beyonce!

Happy Birthday to Queen Beyonce! Tomorrow she turns 32. How can you be so young with so much success? Its easy, just never give up! Beyonce is an inspiration to women and young girls all around the world. Her fun and inspiring entertainment makes the world a brighter place. In light of her 32’nd birthday.  Here are some Beyonce highlights from her long list of catalogs.

Power couple marriage to    Music mogul Jay Z
Power couple marriage to Music mogul Jay Z
Her recent inaguration performance, and friendship to our current President of the United States Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama
Her recent inauguration performance, and friendship to our current President of the United States Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama
Somehow through all the success and on the road tours. Beyonce gave birth to her little mini me "Blue Ivy Carter"
Somehow through all the success and on the road tours. Beyonce gave birth to her little mini me “Blue Ivy Carter”
Beyonce strutted her fab for the 2013 NFL Superbowl halftime show.

Beyonce travels the world for charity, shows, and pleasure. Everyone loves her. She is officially an international rockstar!