December 7th

On December 7th, 1966 my mother Jowell Lynn Samson was born. When I was 16 years-old, she passed away. Rather than focusing on her death, I decided to celebrate her life instead. On December 7th, wear something purple. Purple was her favorite color. Wear something purple, take a photo of yourself, upload it to your…

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The other day someone asked me who or what motivated me. “Me,” I said, “I motivate myself.” I hesitated with my response and immediately felt the need to apologize for it, but the reality is, I’m not sorry. Don’t get me wrong, there are certainly other people in my life who inspire me, but when…

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What’s in My Bag?

They say you can tell a lot about a person by the contents of their bag. I’m not sure who they is or if this holds true, but today I’m showing you what I carry in my bag. Much of my adolescence was spent carrying around oversized bags. People would ask me, “What do you…

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4 Ways to Style a Dress

If you saw my clothing rack right now, you’d see that it’s filled with mostly basic pieces. I love basics because they’re versatile and easy to style. Today, I’m showing you how I style one of my favorite basic pieces – a dress. I’m hoping to make this into a series of videos where I…

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