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 […]

Past Tense

WE MADE IT! 2018 brings a clean slate to start things fresh and take bold chances. Truly, every day provides the same opportunity…but let’s stay in the spirit, shall we? To say the least, my 2017 was mentally chaotic. But, as it drew to an end I began recognizing the blessing in the chaos. The […]

Eye of Ra | Be Bold

Photography | Malik Akins    Styling |  Rasheed Crawford  Models | Kiah Clingman + Nik Soukavong Summer has arrived and it’s time to come out and play! To get you set for a fun day in the sun, our creative director has curated some of this summer’s hottest his and her swimwear trends.     BE BOLD. […]

An Artistic Calling

Written by | Korrie Corrin I can honestly say that I am confident that I am where God wants me to be. He has a way of lining people and events up to work out his perfect will for your life no matter what you think you may want to do. Growing up, I was forced […]

Skin Care From Your Pantry

Written by | Gelita Mimms Skin care is a $121 billion industry. Along with the billions of dollars comes thousands of additives, fillers, chemicals and parabens. It’s no secret the demand for natural, organic products is on an upward trend, but even though many labels boast ‘natural’ and ‘organic’, research of the fine print often uncovers […]