Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Shut Up & Shop

A couple months back G, Brandon and I decided to hit the
Big Apple for some much needed retail therapy.
Of course this meant hitting up Barneys Warehouse Sale!
We had a blast...even though it got scary and downright hostile at times. Nonetheless we fought  for some amazing pieces!
Amazing Miu Miu dress that G picked up

Lovin' my Rag&Bone and Acne trousers!
Rag & Bone coat that Brandun couldn't resist


If you cant beat 'em...join 'em! And thats what we did!
Afterwards we headed to CAFETERIA for lunch which was devine...and vowed to be at the next one!
Sade

Friday, November 19, 2010

My Latest Obsession

And they're just as beautiful in person!
I cannot wait to wear them!!
6 inches never looked so good ;-)


Genevia

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Monday, November 1, 2010

Hey Baby Ima Rockstar!

For Halloween, a couple of cool kids and I went to a lounge for a costume party... 
I decided to be a total bad ass, a modern day ROCKSTAR!
It might even be a more grunge look than Rock 'n' Roller...ehh, who gives??
I made a cool discovery though: I love black nail polish!!
And FYI, Guitar Hero players don't have S**T on me.... :-p
Disclaimer: This is NOT an ad for Guitar Hero...

dress; vintage Albert Nipon, boots; Seychelles, thigh-high stockings; via Italy, sheer diy stockings, jewelry; thrifted


Genevia

Botulism

 Bäst recently debuted Botulism, his first solo show, at  Lazarides’ space in Rathbone Place. For this show, Bäst modified his practice, recreating the repetitive patterns and punchy visual style of his collage work in a series of acrylic paintings.

Love it.
Google him and get to know this Brooklyn based artist.
 Why? Take a look below.


Genius



Btw, apologies for the hiatus. We've just got settled into this new phase in our lives.
No excuses. As G said, WE ARE BACK!



Sade

Saturday, October 23, 2010

We're Baaaaack!

After many failed attempts to meet up (conflicting post-grad schedules), we finally did last night at Ulah Bar in D.C. 
The chicken wings were THE best I ever had!! (Drizzy voice) 
It's a really cute and cozy spot that we'll definitely be going to more often!

 We also attempted to change the blog a bit because the black background was becoming, dated and dead...
It's a bit challenging,  so the site is still under construction, don't be disgusted! lol
shoes; Nine West, trousers; H&M, blouse; Express, necklace; Moroccan
 
shoes; Michael Kors, denim; vintage Levi's, blouse, thrifted Evan Picone, jewelry; thrifted, watch; Marc Jacobs,




xo Genevia

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Spotted: Paisley in Paris

I love the print. I love the 70's!
Fashion Week.

xo Genevia

Source: Carolines Mode

The Beauty is in the Idea

Nice quote.
The magazine of choice should be inserted with Harper's Bazaar or Elle instead!
I'm just sayin'...
:-/

xo Genevia 
Source: Carolines Mode 

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

New Online Store Opening: 9th and Fontain

My friends, Kristie and Julianka, creators of heelsonhigh.com, finally launched their online store, 
I'm so proud of those two...(tear)
They're some really cute pieces for sale and more coming soon, so check them out!
And don't forget to shop!!
PS: Sorry I've been M.I.A. That's all about to change!
I'm happier now!
:-)
xo Genevia

Monday, August 9, 2010

Kelis Was There: Philadelphia

Kelis Concert!
It was like the 4th of July ;-)
I enjoyed her performance as well as Robyn's!
Although, I wish I knew more of Robyn's songs.... :-/ I would've had a lot more fun.



thrifted feather church hat
urban outfitters top
thrifted cheetah skirt
jeffrey campbell shoes
marc jacobs timepiece/thrifted necklace/unknown 14k gold clear cuff 
thrifted faux crocodile tote



xo Genevia

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Look of the Moment


I want to wear this...like Right Now until the wee hours of the morning... ;-)


xo Genevia

Exposed: Polyvore Meets Kara Ross NY

Jewelry designer, Kara Ross, allowed me to post a blog entry for her website a few months back...
This was during my prime...
LOL
I'm just now getting around to exposing it on Vice...As If (I know, I know, tsk tsk)
Anyway, I decided to do a post on something I love, and that's styling.
This is a fun, quick look for the daytime that can be easily worn as a nighttime look with the girls...cocktails?? YES!
BTW:
Exotic skin is so in. Note the Python accessories.
:-)
Visit Kara Ross New York for more skin!


xo Genevia

Whewwww...This Ones a Doozy!

Leopard print.
That incline is something sexy...
Of course I want them!



xo Genevia 

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Boots with the Wood

Jeffrey Campbell Lita Boot
$159.95
Click here to buy.
My Seychelles boots look just like this...only more distressed...
It's time for a new/higher pair!
I've worn those boots to the death! As a matter of fact, I call them my "construction boots."
I'm sooo ready for the fall!



xo Genevia

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Ingenious

I love this!
Best DIY piece I've ever seen! This is a bad ass person I'd love to know...
I want one!!!



xo Genevia 

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Kara Ross NY Resort 2010 Collection

This post is long overdue (like 3 weeks ago...sorry). 
I've been running around trying to get my life in some kind of order, move out of my apartment and get my MAC Book Pro back on my lap (it was in the repair shop), so you see, I have my reasons...

Now, the good stuff. Kara Ross NY steeze. Translation: style.
I stopped by Kara's showroom to check out the resort 2010 presentation a few weeks ago.
I miss my #teamkararossny family!!
HEY CARLA!!

This might be my favorite shoulder bag in the entire handbag collection (don't quote me on that)
There's always some super dupper exclusive bag being made in addition to a collection, so it might not be...
Peep the fresh ostrich #exoticskin #haute! 

Peep my reflection (hey girl!)

On to the jewelry: I just adore this cuff, so fetch! The earrings are cool too.
I would dress this up AND down with simple pieces, and I'd definitely switch up the color palette in my outfit to make it more funky and fun.  Everyone knows less is more and these baubles happen to be MORE already.  Although, I would never wear them together...that would just be too much for moi...
I can't tell or remember if those are hematite or onyx stones, ehh who cares?.. The pieces are beautiful!
(but I'm thinking hematite)...

Pendants are fun, especially these.  
This is a great layering piece...malachite, hematite and rock crystal!
Ooooh la, la, la...let's go dancin'!

Please forgive the manicure :/
This ring reminds me of eyes, my eyes to be exact! lol Only my eyeballs are brown and not a smoky crystal...
I really enjoy this piece.  The hues and style just blend well... Kara's rings are always fun!


To learn more about Kara Ross NY, click here
Check out more of the collection after the break!

Note: Please forgive the photography, I'm so not a professional! :)

Genevia

Thursday, June 24, 2010

What's Love Got to Do With It



Its already been a year since the tragic death of MJ...definitely still feels like it happened yesterday. 
So all this week on BET, its all about the legend. 
Yesterday I happened to catch a snippet of the movie  
The Jacksons: An American Dream
I mean how GREAT is Angela Basset...her portrayal of Katie, Tina,
and lets not forget Stella are just beyond. 


Oh yea...her bod is the BOMB.
And I'm loving these pics btw.

Photographed by M. Conte



Sade

source: vogue.it

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Is it Me or Is it You?

I, like most of the world, am completely fascinated by Lady Gaga.
Well that fascination has turned into an obsession after finding this photo. 
Like I've said before...Gaga for Gaga. 




Sade


source: bijouxxx

Monday, June 21, 2010




Sade


source: bijouxxx

I Will Because I Can...

Balenciaga F/W 2010, Paris
...too die for.


Photographed by Olivier Zahm


Sade
source: purple diary

Perfektion



My former boss, Oroma (Editor-in-Chief of Pop'Africana),
showing 'em how its done on the pages of Black Vogue.
Nothing less than Perfektion

Impromptu photographs by Mike Brown


Sade

source: vouge.it.com


Sunday, June 13, 2010

VIDEO VICE: Grace Us With Your Presence



Right around the 3:06 mark....thank me later.


Sade

source: theybf

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Be-Jeweled!

 This is sick!
I spy a Kara by Kara Ross cuff...it actually might be two!


Genevia

Monday, June 7, 2010

Appreciate Beauty....All Forms

....No words necessary

Photos by P. Lindberg from 1997

Sade

source: Black Vogue
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