Hey G’s, meet our first Guy Boss and my good friend Chidi! A Digital Content Creator from New York currently living his dreams in Los Angeles, Chidi has mastered the art of influencing and his career is just getting started . Read more of his inspiring story below and advice that’ll help kickstart your career! Alexis G: Tell us the story of how you came … Continue reading Icon Influencer Chidi on Breaking into the Industry & LA #MeettheG
Hey G’s, I’m so happy to introduce you to the latest feature called #MeettheG! I’ll be interviewing some awesome Girl & Guy Bosses who are killing it in different fields and chatting with them on everything from career to confidence, you won’t want to miss the life gems they share! Say hi to our first & fabulous Girl boss, Keamone! Keamone is a multi-talented Marketing … Continue reading Media Maven Keamone F. talks Balance & Building Your Brand #MeettheG
Day 1: Day 1 of Fashion Week was pretty chill for me, it mostly consisted of planning looks and events for the week. I had a dope workout at Arlo Soho with Surfset thanks to the awesome people behind the Into App. I’ve never surfed before so that class was intense! I ran over to East Soho to stop by a showroom and return pulls … Continue reading NYFW Recap
Society has an obsession with putting everything in a box. We make categories & give labels because it’s easy & comfortable. It’s easy to approach someone if we think we know exactly who they are. It’s easy to like something when we think we know all aspects of it. It eliminates the aspect of surprise which for most can be scary. It unlocks a world … Continue reading Why Can’t I Do it All?: Being Multifaceted in a “Niche” Society
Father’s day is coming up fast & it’s the perfect time to show our appreciation. What do you buy the man who deserves everything and asks for nothing? A personalized, unique gift he’ll use every day that will never go out of style… a custom wooden watch by JORD watches. Scroll down to see how you can win $100 toward your Father’s Day gift! I’m … Continue reading Wooden Watches: The Perfect Father’s Day Gift!
Growing up, if my mom couldn’t afford something popular (aka expensive) she would show my sister & I how to style the things we could afford and still make it cute! Now that I’m older, I’m blessed to afford the things I couldn’t but because I’m a blogger, I’m usually over trends before I get a chance to try them. It doesn’t make sense for … Continue reading How to Shop on a Budget (& Still Look Expensive)
With the holidays fast approaching many of us are already making plans for 2018 and eager to ring in the New Year, but hold your horses! There are still 30+ days left in the year and if you maximize your time now rather than waiting for “New Year, new me” it will make the transition that much smoother. Today I’m sharing a few tips to … Continue reading Slaying ’18: How to prepare for a fabulous New Year!
I am extremely pleased to announce the latest feature on Alexis the G called #MeetTheG where we highlight a Girl boss who is breaking the glass ceiling and inspiring other women! This week we interviewed Braxton, a young Entrepreneur from Richmond, heading into her first year at Clark Atlanta University! Let’s meet the G… Who is Braxton? Wow, how do I answer this without writing a book? Let’s … Continue reading #MEETTHEG : Braxton
As promised, here is part two of this street style series (check out part one here), styled by Chris Pearson, and shot by Anthony Prince! This yellow turtle neck top, gray t-shirt and jeans are all Acne and each piece was great quality. The shirts were super comfortable and the jeans fit beautifully. If you’re looking to invest in a pair of jeans that will … Continue reading You Should Be Here: Part ii
I started this blog two years ago as a way to express my creativity in a college town where inspiration was lacking, and the fashion industry is non-existent. At first, it was a mashup of things I was interested in including makeup, dorm decor and the occasional Youtube video. Over the years my dedication to the blog fluctuated, but it was always something I wished I could … Continue reading Happy 2nd Birthday!!