Entries by Natalie

Busy But My Bills Paid

I am very selective with who I use this platform for, but the conversation that I had with this young star made me actually listen to his music!  His song Busy But My Bills Paid peaked my interest when I saw several people making youtube videos rapping along to it!  I also relate to this […]

Eban Brown from the Stylistics

  Everyone loves Missy Elliott’s “Sock It To Me!”  We also loved it when Lauryn Hill was singing “Walk right out to the sun hand in hand” on Nas’ If I Ruled The World!  What if I told you that I  spoke with the man who was a member of Legendary Classical R&B groups The Moments, The […]

Long Live Good Music

          The Vincent Gardner Quartet and Belinda Munro Australian Tour is receiving rave reviews! The people have spoken and the sold out shows prove that Good Music continues to reign!     Vincent Gardner is the Lead Trombonist and Director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra.  The Grammy nominated musician  “performed with The […]

Cruel Summer

I wanted to create what I did not see.  I remember uttering these words in 2015 while dining in the Blue Bangkok restaurant on Boylston Street in Boston.  My friend Dean Nights and I discussed my busy life of pulling clothes for VIP’s and creating a total lifestyle experience that included fine dining and clubbing for the […]

Music Royalty Vivian Sessoms

Vivian Sessoms is an accomplished recording artist, song writer and music producer who worked with everyone’s favorite artists including Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Patti Austin, Cher and Whitney Houston to name a few. I was very lucky to have an opportunity to personally meet her and talk about music, fashion and life lessons.  This Interview was conducted […]

Joes Jeans

This blog post was meant to be light and right to the point. During the spring my friend Frances (who I call the Denim Guru) and I had a Joe Jeans challenge and we determined that the following  looks were our favorites! We loved the fit of these jeans becuase she could do her daily Formation dance […]

La Musica Part 2 El Tiempo Es Ahora Jorge Milliano

Reggeaton’s new rising star El Tiempo Es Ahora (the time is now) is an encouraging reminder that Jorge and I say to each other to level up in our careers. Jorge produced your favorite songs that you are currently dancing to like Palitos by Tego Calderon, Ámame O Mátame remix by Ivy Queen featuring Don Omar! Jorge […]

Super Hero Music

Music to help me write   Today I was writing my Q and A for a music icon and I had writers block!  I quickly put on my super hero music to get me going! Listed below in no particular order is my writers block playlist.   I wrote an essay that received an A in […]

Guest contributer Alec Tavares

COMPOUND EDITION “CHARLIE GRIN” RELEASE PARTY   When I meet taste makers who share the same interest as myself I like to share their talent! I am excited to introduce Alec Tavares. Alec is a freelance marketer and writer who currently works with The Compound. The Compound is a creative agency that helps creative individuals […]

Meet Vu

Meet Vu  The Fashionable Misfit in Boston Natalie: You have amazing style, what inspired you to create your exotic jacket and what was it made out of? Vu: I was  flattered when you said that because my usual days are different stories of disastrous style.  It’s made out of reticulated Python, so called the Dragon […]