Categories, Personal Posts

Dear Caitie, Welcome Back.

I went on an absolute hiatus that felt like 5 years but was probably only about 6-7 months. Remember when I said I would stick to blogging? Yeah me too but here I am, back and honestly better than ever. A year can really change a person and what I found is that you simply […]

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Categories, Personal Posts

Personal Design Language: Your DNA

Virgil Abloh guest lectured at Harvard Graduate School of Design where he spoke of finding his signature style and his 7 parts to his voice. Of the 7, I find his concept of the “3%” most important and a significant step to helping the creative find his/her voice.

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Music

Playlist #7: Super Spunky

This week’s playlist will be an accurate reflection of the top 5 songs I played in the last 7 days. Check out Playlist #7 including T.I., FKJ, Felly, and more. A good commute playlist, if I say so myself. 

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Music

Playlist #6: Chill Wave

I used to post these on Friday but now these are being posted every other Sunday. Posted every other Sunday**, hear my weekly playlist including some old and some new. This week we have H.E.R, Masego, Jhene Aiko, and a few more.

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Categories, Music

Playlist #5: Hot Tea

Posted every Friday, hear my weekly playlist including some old and some new. Taking a step away from last week’s, Playlist #5 is a little more smooth sounding. This week we have Mahalia, Teyana Taylor, Blackwave, and more.

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Projects

Michael Donnel, 2017

Last summer in 2017, I had the amazing opportunity to work with an incredible photographer named Michael Donnel. Many of Michael’s images capture essence and natural beauty, making this project very unique compared to other projects I have done. 

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Categories, Music

Playlist #4: More Mumble-y Mix

Posted every Friday, hear my weekly playlist including some old and some new.  I wanted to share some new sounds compared to my normal posts, so this one is less coffee shop vibes (so Mom, you won’t like this one). Check the post out to hear some stuff from Young Thug, Aminé , Nebu Kinizia […]

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Categories, Personal Posts

I Left My Heart at Lolla

If I had a bucket list for Chicago, attending Lollapalooza would be on it. Lolla was a life-altering experience that deserves acknowledgement, so if you want to read about my experience or see some of my 97degree-proof fits, keep reading.

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Categories, Music

Playlist #3: Shmedium Pace

Posted every Friday, hear my weekly playlist including some old and some new. We’re definitely going to speed it up a bit next week so for this weeks playlist, we have some chillwave sounds including Toro y Moi, Cuco, and Tom Misch.

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Categories, Personal Posts

The Virgil Abloh Effect

It’s been over a month ever since Virgil Abloh debuted his SS19 men’s collection for Louis Vuitton. The show  was astounding and highlighted the blurring lines of streetwear and luxury clothing. Now we are left with life after Abloh and the million dollar question, What is next for streetwear? 

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