A Closet That Fits Your Needs 

Step #1: Clear The Clutter From Your Closet (old clothes).  Be critical getting rid of your old clothes. Identify key components, sort and assess.The primary goal is to organize the closet and remove items that you’re no longer wearing. I advise my clients to donate anything they haven’t worn in more than two years. At…

Laced Beauty of the Week: BRITTANY MASON

Name: Brittany Mason Instagram: @bsimonethemodel Location: Lancaster, California Occupation: Freelance model One thing I love about myself is…  My complexion… Three things I can’t live without… Chocolate, slushies, and dresses. The song that best describes my life right now is… You Gotta Be- Des’ree CLICK HERE FOR A CHANCE TO BECOME THE NEXT LACED BEAUTY OF THE…

Organic Beauty Embraces Minimalism

For a while now, the minimalistic approach has been trending in the beauty world and many women have started minimizing their skin care arsenal. The main advantage of being a minimalist isn’t having just a few products in your beauty bag – it’s finally finding the perfect product for your skin and sticking to it….

USING THE CRISIS TO BREAK THE CYCLE

When everything is not going as planned, and you already feel like your world is smashing into you, hearing someone say that everything happens for a reason may make you cringe and cause you to scream. Or maybe it is just me who screams on the inside mid conversation. And it’s not that you don’t…

Top 5 reasons to visit Oz

I am all about traveling and adventure, and as a true Aussie I’ve made sure I find the time to indulge the gorgeousness of my beautiful country. I’ve got to tell you, though – not many people had the luck to experience Australia firsthand like I did, and I’m proud of myself for having made…

Buying Lingerie as a Gift

Buying clothes for someone else is tricky. So here are a few tips to help you treat the woman in your life. Size Assuming that you haven’t had a chance to take the measurements yourself, you need to find out the size (see the size chart for UK, US and European sizes). The best way…

G-Boogie Talks to Former Marine and Hip-Hop artist Big K 

I was inspired to do an interview with Big K (aka Killah Kizzle) when I witnessed his dedication and consistency when it comes to his music and constantly improving his craft. Check out what he had to say about his music and his time in the military below. Q: Tell our readers a little bit…

Person of the Week: Actor, Writer and Producer Jesselynn Stegall

I was able to do a great interview with actor, writer and producer Jesselynn Stegall about her new film “PK”last Sunday, which was the night of the Oscars. With Viola Davis giving an emotional and exciting acceptance speech for her Best Supporting Actress win, and Moonlight winning the biggest award of the night for Best…

Oscars 2017: Moonlight crowned best film in the confusion

In an odd and peculiar moment, that will go down in the history of fails, the feature film Moonlight by Barry Jenkins won the Oscar for best film while the presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway had previously announced that the trophy was going to La La Land by Damien Chazelle. The error has created…

Oscars 2017: Top 5 Best Dressed Women on the Red Carpet

Beautiful women adorned in gorgeous gowns graced the red carpet at the Oscars this year. Here are Southern Laced Top 5 Best Dressed Women: 1. Janelle Monáe Just SLAYYY dammit ! 😩🙌🏽 Like why are you such an effortless queen ?! 👑✨🙌🏽 #perfection #queen #janellemonáe #hiddenfigures #oscars #redcarpet #fashion A post shared by Mone Rivera (@mkr_plusfashion)…

7-FOOT-7 ‘GAME OF THRONES’ ACTOR NEIL FINGLETON DIES AT 36

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON – Feb. 27, 2017 7:52 AM ET LONDON (AP) — Neil Fingleton, a 7-foot 7-inch actor who played the giant Mag the Mighty in “Game of Thrones” has died at 36. The Tall Persons Club says Fingleton, who was Britain’s tallest man, died Saturday. British media reported the cause as…

Afro Latino History Is Black History 

So one of my friends was telling about a conversation he was having in class with his teacher and students about there is no such thing as an Afro Latino. He told them yes there is because one of my friends is an Afro Latina. So the teacher asked,“what is that?” He told her that…