Dreamy Jewelry that Won’t Break the Bank

There is no age limit when it comes to pursuing your passion, and jewelry has always sparked an interest for 19-year-old, Mariam Abdelrehim. From designing jewelry to starting her company Bebe Rouge, this boss woman exemplifies that hard work and a goal to fulfill one’s passion is a sure recipe for success. Mariam’s journey from …

Work and Play: Namaste & Crochet

We all need some time to ourselves to unwind and relax, especially with everything going on in our lives these days. Sure, there are a lot of ways we like to chill at home, from watching a movie to vibing to our go-to playlist. But many of us are feeling so stressed and off our …

Bold Swim: Inclusive and Sustainable Swimwear

Every woman has a body that’s unique, accentuated with curves and those lovely lady lumps. However, with this one-of-a-kind shape comes a struggle that is all too real: the fit. The goddamn FIT! Whether you’re thick, thin, or anything in between, finding pieces that work for your body is a universal issue.  We got the …

ESSENCE Fest 2019

This past weekend, the largest gathering of African-American musical talent took place in New Orleans: ESSENCE Festival 2019. ESSENCE magazine is an editorial brand that reports news, entertainment, wellness, fashion, beauty, and lifestyle content for African-American women. The magazine is dedicated to speaking directly to black women in every aspect of their lives: personal, business, …