Get the Look: Kerry Washington’s Emmy’s Hair by Kiyah Wright

Kerry Washington Emmy's Look By Kiyah Wright

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Kerry Washington Emmy's Hair

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Just yesterday, I laid in bed as flu like symptoms got the best of me. In between Dayquill-induced naps, I caught up on the entire season of Scandal. You all know that Kerry is one of my favorite actresses, and this is just part of the reason why. If you haven’t watched Scandal, get on it NOW. The season 2 premiere is Thursday at 10Pm, (during the Ravens game…grr…) but I’ll be there anyway! Kiyah said “She wanted to keep it unbelievably simple, just like what’s on the runways.” Here’s how she did the look:

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Celebrity Makeup Artist Interview, Shon Michaux

Shon Michaux


Kanye. Marc Anthony. Steven Tyler. That’s just a few of the people that are clients of Shon’s. I am SO excited to finally publish my new Creative Colony podcast with makeup artist Shon Michaux! You simply must listen to how she lost her entire makeup kit, and gained a new one from our beloved Tia Dantzler (who I interviewed here). She also shares some of her favorite products for her kit, and a few makeup resources and tips that have led to her success! Download on Itunes (and subscribe!) here, head over the the Creative Colony website for more info, or listen below.

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Lucky FABB: What I Loved and What Was A Waste

A couple of weeks ago, I attended the Lucky Fabb Conference in NYC. You know how it goes, getting up at 3 after freaking out all night, thinking your alarm won’t go off. 4am, you’re on the train, 8 am, you’re in NYC. Here’s a photo rundown of my experience. I also did a very thorough audio review which includes my notes from the conference, which you can download on Itunes (and subscribe to the Creative Colony Podcast!) , or play directly from this page. The audio player is at the bottom of the post.

How to Make It On Your Own Terms Lucky FABB Panel with Brandon Holley and Terry Lundgren

Editor In Chief Brandon Holley and Macy’s President and CEO Terry Lundgren

The Big Picture Panel at Lucky FABB: Lauren Sherman, Leandra Medine, Leah Chernikoff, Annie Georgia Greenburg

Lauren Sherman, Leah Chernikoff, Annie George-Greenburg, Leandra Medine  [Read more...]