How to Shop on a Budget (& Still Look Expensive)

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)

#MEETTHEG : Braxton

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

Happy 2nd Birthday!!

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!!


After about an hour scouring the mall from front to back, still nothing. DSW, Forever 21, Macy’s nor Aldo’s held the right floral heels I envisioned in my head. Heels that would go perfectly with the ensemble I bought earlier that day for one of the most important campus events I would attend my Junior year. I was officially reaching panic mode! I could only … Continue reading Find