Fashion

Embracing Your Curves

BY AMANDA MOSES Last month, theCurvycon held its fifth annual convention for body positivity and fashion inclusivity from September 5th to September 7th at Center 415 in Manhattan. Co-founded by…

Exploring Haus Laboratories

BY AMANDA MOSES In an oversaturated world of makeup brands, what does it take to capture the consumer market? I may be biased in writing this, but I believe it…

The New York Fashion Week Experience

BY AMANDA MOSES New York Fashion Week (NYFW) swept through the city streets like specks of glitter caught in a gust of wind. The beautiful, albeit brief spectacle took place…

The Wedding Dress of Your Plus Size Dreams

BY AMANDA MOSES As a plus sized woman, I know the struggles of trying to stay trendy in a world obsessed with trim figures. Imagine this continuous battle with size…

Be Fashionable, Be Geek Chic

BY AMANDA MOSES New York Fashion Week may be the trend setter for those who want to own decadent styles by well renowned designers, but for many of us common…

The Beauty of NYFW and Nana Judy’s Runway Debut

BY AMANDA MOSES On Thursday, September 6th, New York Fashion Week (NYFW) kicked off its celebration of the season’s most stylish looks at Spring Studios in Manhattan. For the first…

Finding the Perfect Plus sized Swim Suit

BY AMANDA MOSES I am a summer baby (my birthday is July 17th), so it’s only fitting that I would be a person who loves soaking in the sun and…

LOOT: MAD About Jewelry 2018

By Amanda Moses As a child, I can remember watching my aunt hunched over her desk painting beautiful designs on various pieces of jewelry in her home office. She would…

The Bonnets of Easter

By AMANDA MOSES On March 29th, State Committeewoman Nikki Lucas and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries hosted their second annual Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gymnasium….

The Art of Crafting Jewelry

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the course of eight weeks, members of Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) hosted a Jewelry Making class with teaching artist, Donna Miskend. SCSP Director Theodora Ziongas…

Spring Creek Towers’ Spooktacular Halloween

By Amanda Moses The creepy ghoulish spirit of Halloween encompassed the Spring Creek Towers’ community last month. All around the neighborhood various organizations hosted their very own Halloween inspired parties….

Cosplay and Fun at New York Comic Con!!

By Amanda Moses October is a month of creativity for costume lovers, cosplayers, and comic book aficionados because of New York Comic Con, an annual four-day convention extravaganza at the…

Hitting the Runway for New York Fashion Week

By Amanda Moses A flurry of flashing lights, various clothing designs and colorful fabrics hit the runway during New York Fashion Week from September 7th to the 13th. Although this…

Loot Crate Giveaway for Gamers and Comic Book Lovers

 Y DEAN MOSES Some people make the mistake of presuming video games are still children’s play things, when, in fact, they are rivaling—and sometimes beating—movies, television, and music sales. This…

It’s An Easter Celebration!

BY AMANDA MOSES On Thursday, April 13th District Leader Nikki Lucas and Congressman Hakeem Jefferies hosted a Pre-Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gymnasium. The…