Best of 2017: Elemental Style

One of my highlights of 2017 was contributing a style post to one of DC’s rising dating blogs, LoveTailsKC.com, headed by my long time friend Kia Corrine. It also was a favorite of CHF readers. Here’s a look back on my take on dressing to attract the ‘sign’ of your dreams! -Crystal Lariece Originally posted on […]

Best of 2017: Gen X v. Millennials

Cold Hard Fash is built on highlighting the authenticity of our bloggers, as well as those in the industries that we wish to inspire. Having a platform where any writer would feel comfortable to share their honest opinion is a priority. Jamilia Fortune does just that in her piece on the generational gap between Gen […]

Best of 2017: Eye of Ra | Be Bold

There’s no mistaking that it is C-O-L-D! Oh, how we long for the warm sunny days of Summer ’17. Since we can’t snap our fingers and rid us all of “Old Man Winter”, we’ll do the next best thing. This past summer, we introduced our Creative Director’s series, Eye of Ra and you have welcomed the […]

Best of 2017: The COLLECTIV | Melissa A. Mitchell of Abeille Creations

If you’re looking for a living example of manifesting one’s purpose, look no further than Melissa A. Mitchell. She took 2017 by storm speaking at Essence Festival, presenting her art and fashions at Art Basel Miami, and visiting South Africa, just to name a few. One of my favorite COLLECTIV interviews to date. Read on […]