Posts tagged "throwback"
Weekend Warrior: Entertainment Roundup

Weekend Warrior: Entertainment Roundup

Inspired by a John Hughes movie marathon on TV this weekend, I decided to put a little throwback twist on this Sunday’s Weekend Warrior. Throw on a fierce white leather fringe jacket and get your iconic dance scene on, we’re going back… not to the future, but the past. Movies Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Not...
90's or Now: Playful Florals

90′s or Now: Playful Florals

After watching Iggy Azalea’s Clueless inspired video, Fancy (literally this video is everything), I’ve realized two things; 1) Iggy Azalea is my woman crush forever. 2) 90′s fashion has made an epic comeback. The 90′s fashion infiltration has charged into 2014 in a big way, from Clueless inspired plaid outfits to Kelly Kapowski looks a la...
RIP Whitney Houston: A Tribute to Whit's Flashy Style

RIP Whitney Houston: A Tribute to Whit’s Flashy Style

Despite her drug battles of recent years, Houston always portrayed herself as a lady of elegance with a keen fashion sense, and what we love, is fashion.
Throwback Thursday: Duran Duran - Girls On Film

Throwback Thursday: Duran Duran – Girls On Film

The parties, the lights, the models, the binges, the fabrics....Mercedez-Benz Fashion Week and Vegas tradeshows are here: "Girls On Film" by the forever fashionable Duran Duran comes to mind.
Throwback Thursday: Sade - Smooth Operator

Throwback Thursday: Sade – Smooth Operator

Paying homage to my fellow Nigerian queen, Sade’s Smooth Operator (off of Nicky Diamond’s favorite album “Diamond Life”) landed on today’s Throwback Thursday page with all due respect.
Throwback Thursday: Madonna - Dress You Up

Throwback Thursday: Madonna – Dress You Up

We've got a Madonna track on deck for Throwback Thursday: "Dress You Up"... because isn't that what we're here to do?
Throwback Thursday: Beat Street - Santa's Xmas Rap

Throwback Thursday: Beat Street – Santa’s Xmas Rap

Because most stores love playing generic Christmas music that sucks, I couldn’t follow that trend today. Beat Street Santa’s Christmas Rap wins for the greatest Christmas lyrics of all time, brought to you by Treacherous Three, Doug E. Fresh, and the Magnificent Force
Throwback Thursday: Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness

Throwback Thursday: Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness

Otis Redding invented swag. He also wrote the dictionary of soul, literally. Today I'm paying homage to the originator of what might the biggest song of 2011, Jay-Z and Kanye's Otis, inspired by Otis Redding's Try A Little Tenderness.
Throwback Thursday: Erykah Badu - Bag Lady

Throwback Thursday: Erykah Badu – Bag Lady

Inspired by all of the lovely handbags that landed on Karmaloop this week, Erykah Badu's Bag Lady was more than appropriate for today's Throwback Thursday.
Throwback Thursday: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - 1st of The Month

Throwback Thursday: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony – 1st of The Month

It's the first of the month and we have a lot to be stoked about going into December. New brands, collaborations, and holiday exclusives... plus, Bone Thugs for Throwback Thursday
Throwback Thursday (Turkey Edition): Sly & The Family Stone - Thank You

Throwback Thursday (Turkey Edition): Sly & The Family Stone – Thank You

Sly & The Family Stone are the epitome of the phrase "jive turkey". Is that enough of a correlation for why I thought this Soul Train classic was appropriate for this week's Turkey edition of Throwback Thursday?
Throwback Thursday: Hole - Doll Parts

Throwback Thursday: Hole – Doll Parts

It's my birthday tomorrow, and like my girl Courtney Love says in Doll Parts, "I want to be the girl with the most cake".
Throwback Thursday: Heavy D - Big Daddy

Throwback Thursday: Heavy D – Big Daddy

With so many chart topping hits, it was hard for me to choose just one but I decided to pay homage to the late great Heavy D for this week's Throwback Thursday.
Throwback Thursday: Nancy Sinatra - Boots Are Made For Walking

Throwback Thursday: Nancy Sinatra – Boots Are Made For Walking

A song with permanent relevance, Boots Are Made For Walking by Nancy Sinatra is what I call a "cold weather-colder heart anthem".
Throwback Thursday: Nirvana - Come As You Are

Throwback Thursday: Nirvana – Come As You Are

A rebellious generation dominated the world during the “Grunge Era”. In my opinion, we were in our prime.  We were like a  militia draped in loose fit flannels, torn denim, plaid skirts paired with unlaced Dr. Martens, and destroyed band tees. Our clothes were made with care but we found a way to wear them...