First Model Union World Wide: Exemplary Pursuers of Fashion

The fashion industry is bursting at the seams with models, designers, stylists, photographers, and agencies that are looking for the next Gigi Hadid. However, the industry is scant on multi-faceted agencies that shape models into business moguls. This is where First Model Union World Wide (FMUWW) comes in. FMUWW is a singular agency, founded by…

Sips and Suppers: Great Eats, Great Cause!

Celebrated chefs, mixologists, and philanthropists convened together inside the highly decked out Newseum to combat hunger and poverty in Washington D.C. A weekend after the presidential inauguration, I was fortunate to join hundreds of foodies to gather for this two-day culinary event designed to raise vital funds for DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. As…

Met the Ambassador of Sri Lanka at his residence in Washington D.C

Last week, I had the honor and privilege of attending the residence of his excellency Prasad Kariyawasam; Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United States home courtesy of the World Affairs Council of Washington D.C.(WACDC). This event was part of WACDC’s International Affairs Public Program of 2017 and it was kicked off to a glamorous…

I exclusively attended Old-New Years Masquerade Vasilica at the Embassy of Macedonia

 *Special thank you to the Embassy of Macedonia and UMD President Metodija A. Koloski for the hospitality & background information* Last weekend I had the privilege of attending the United Macedonian Diaspora’s 12th Annual  Old-New Year’s Masquerade Vasilica celebration at the Embassy of Macedonia. The embassy was packed to the brim with 200 stylish D.C denizens who…

District Holiday Gala– Whimsy Fun with a Good Cause

I had the privilege of attending this year’s District Holiday Gala held at Blind Whino, art gallery, dressed in a Free People dress, thrift store boots, and a meteorite necklace from Roswell, New Mexico. I normally don’t name drop what I wear but this event was uber fancy so I kinda felt the need to….

Meet the Patels: Exclusive Interview with Geeta Patel

Meet the Patels is an American romantic comedy documentary directed by siblings Geeta and Ravi Patel that explores the expectations surrounding marriage between a first-generation Indian immigrant family in a wider American society (courtesy of Wikipedia). Wikipedia’s definition is true but stale. Wikipedia doesn’t really know what it’s like to grow up as a South…

Original Silver Power Ranger–Exclusive Interview with Justin Nimmo

A few years ago, I interviewed Amy Jo Johnson (Original Pink Power Ranger) and Walter Emanuel Jones (Original Black Power Ranger) in 2013. I interviewed them because they both were my favorite power ranger’s from the original series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, which came out around 1993. Ironically enough, the interviews took place during the show’s twentieth anniversary…

I met Aziz Ansari And M.Night Shymalan at the Smithsonian the other day…

 So on the same day that Biz Markie, C-list, Hip Hop Superstar, and beatboxing guru, “unfriended” me on Facebook, I attended the 2016 Smithsonian American Ingenuity Awards at the National Portrait Gallery. I was quite impressed with the roster of stars present at the red carpet that night. Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO and fifth richest…

The Day Biz Markie Unfriended Me

Longtime followers of my blog know that I have had a unique fascination with beatboxing, hip hop clown Biz Markie since 2009. I don’t know why, but I always felt so sorry for him whenever I heard the song “Just a friend” play on my I-phone. Over the years, I blogged about why he and…

The Great Escape Room in D.C: Intellectual Fun!

Escape rooms are a national trend that I actually agree with. This concept became a trend in 2014 when a group of entrepreneurs wanted to provide millenials a real-life video game experience where players solve puzzles in under 60 minutes as a way to escape the room they are trapped in. Before I had my first…

Stevie Boi’s CÄBIN Triumphs at NYFW 2016

Stevie Boi owned Fashion Week this year. Period. No ifs’, ands’, or buts’ about it. Who knew that happy memories being a boyscout could ignite such a fresh take on street- meets -childhood-nostalgia wear?   Stevie Boi’s first unisex line, CÄBIN, slays, and makes wearing drab colors such as brown, green, and beige, striking. Not only that, he also…