Today (25th February) is the 48th birthday of the black fashion model of the 90s, Veronica Webb. Veronica was a popular face in the nineties, gracing catwalks and the cover of magazines and was also the first Afro-American model to bag an exclusive contract for a well known cosmetics company (Revlon). As well as her career as a model, Veronica is also an actress, journalist … Continue reading CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY – Veronica Webb
Just like I reported in my blog post Nicole Scherzinger Offered £50,000 To Join The X-Factor there’s been a fair amount of backlash towards The X-Factor (UK) new judge. The former Pussycat Dolls singer has faced criticism for her “Americaness”, her wacky comments and her constant finger clicking. X-Factor fans have left some harsh messages on various forums, just as they did with last … Continue reading Celebrities – Nicole Scherzinger – Puts The Zing Into The X-Factor
When my friend showed me her brand new Black Creepers a couple of months ago and asked my opinion, I was bluntly honest. I didn’t like them as they are clumpy looking and reminded me of the Teddy Boy shoes, most notably (to me), a relatives former neighbour in the 80s, whom my cousins and I affectionately called “Teddy Rooster” with his “rockabilly shoes”. My … Continue reading Creepers – The “Must Have” Shoes For The Autumn
The summer sunshine has finally reached the UK after months of heavy rain. I love the summer as I hate the cold and I’m busy compiling a list of things I love about the season as I type. However, there’s a few things that really pee me off about the warmer season as follows in no particular order: 1) BBPOD (Bad Body Parts On Display) … Continue reading Five Things I Hate About The Summer!
Happy Earthday to the original Supermodel, Naomi Campbell who celebrates her 42nd year today. A typical Taurus, Naomi is strong willed and forthright. She is one of the UK’s most loved black celebrities within the black community as she put black models on the map in the fashion world. Naomi was just 15 when she was scouted by Synchro Modelling agency. By the late … Continue reading Happy Earthday Naomi Campbell
64 years ago today, 19th May, Grace Jones was born in Spanish Town, Jamaica. She became a model in the 70s, most notable for her work with Andy Warhol and her love of the club scene inspired a long standing musical career with well known hits like Pull Up To The Bumper (1981) and Slave To The Rhythm (1985). As a child of the 80s, … Continue reading Happy Earthday Grace Jones