The best word to describe the first Cold Hard Fash Quarterly cover and fashion shoot – Bliss. For Editor-In-Chief, Crystal Lariece, it was a whirlwind of (typical) indecisiveness mixed with a slight case of OCD. An experience she was born for and it added a great amount of comedic pleasure to the atmosphere of the […]

The Rise and Fall of Never Ever Land

The Rise and Fall of Never Ever Land Written by Crystal Lariece with Illustrations by Lawrence Carr   Where do you not see yourself in 5 years? In your career? In your relationship? How about in your overall personal growth? I’ll give you a minute to jot a few of those declarations down. Got it? […]

Overcoming the Great Divide

Conquering the Hurdles in Gender Communication – Kira Laws Communication has always been a place of indifference and fluctuating misunderstanding. For some, it may feel like crossing turbulent waters attempting to get to a place of peace. The desire to be heard by some and understood by others has inadvertently created strain on relationships, especially between […]


OUR HIS + HER STYLE PICKS FOR SPRING/SUMMER 2017 FOR HER | POPPY ORANGE “The spring and summer seasons are the perfect time to play with bright and exciting colors. Poppy orange is my all-time favorite throughout all seasons, but especially when the weather warms up. It brings a vibrant sexiness to even the simplest […]