How to Stay Fitness-Motivated This Winter

Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast and an avid gym goer or someone who doesn’t truly enjoy exercise but still does it because you’re aware of the aesthetic and health benefits of regular physical activity, we all struggle with motivation during the harsh winter months. We feel reluctant to leave the warmth of the bed in the…

Street Style: Creative Tramaine W. in All White for Dîner en Blanc, Lifestyle Coach Claudia Lollia in Casquette from H&M, and Model Deirdre Jones in a Jacket from The North Face

Southern Laced is constantly looking for the latest fashion trends. What better place to find them than in the streets, which some deem as the real runway. This week’s fashion picks for Fall 2017 features Creative Tramaine W., Lifestyle Coach Claudia Lollia, and Model Deirdre Jones. Take a look at their street style. CREATIVE TRAMAINE…

SOUTHERN LACED TAKES FIVE WITH TONY T. YARBER

Tony T. Yarber was born in Jackson, Mississippi and raised in the west Jackson neighborhood known as Subdivision #2. Yarber, who is the Pastor and founder of Relevant Empowerment Church and former Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, is a renowned motivational speaker and a pioneer in leadership development. He is also the author of Man Tips:…

HIP HOP ARTIST, DEE-1 RELEASES HIS MAJOR LABEL DEBUT ALBUM “SLINGSHOT DAVID”

Nashville, TN – November 10, 2017 – New Orleans based rapper, Dee-1 launches his first big mission to change the rap game with all-new tracks on his long awaited major label full-length debut album, Slingshot David (The Album).  An astounding autobiographical triumph, Slingshot David (The Album) charts Dee-1’s adolescence and his maturation into the man…

Fashion Essentials from this Fashion Month

Photo byEloise Ambursley on Unsplash Do you consider yourself to be a true fashionista? If you do, then this article has all the answers that you’re looking for. We have prepared a list of fashion essentials for you from this fashion month and we can guarantee that you’ll be swept off your feet. Enjoy. No…

Fashion Tricks for Working Millennial Women

A millennial woman has mastered the art of multitasking: walking and talking, planning and eating lunch, attending meetings and going through a list of ingredients she needs to make dinner – we’re constantly fired up and ready to go. We’ll do our makeup in under ten minutes, fix up breakfast in five, and be out…

Street Style: Fashion Entrepreneur Ehbonny in “Petal Palazzo” pants, Stylist L. Roy in “Bob Marley” tee, and Fashion Model Chay Crews in a “Money Green” Bomber Jacket

Southern Laced is constantly looking for the latest fashion trends. What better place to find them than in the streets, which some deem as the real runway. This week’s fashion picks for Fall 2017 features Fashion Entrepreneur Ehbonny, Stylist L. Roy, and Fashion Model Chay Crews. Take a look at their street style. FASHION ENTREPRENEUR…

SOUTHERN LACED TAKES FIVE WITH HOT COP BYLYNN HATCHER

In the midst of chaos during Hurricane Irma, Bylynn Hatcher emerged as one of the #HotCops from the Gainesville Police Department. Although social media was taken back by his dashing good looks, those who know him best can attest that he’s just as beautiful on the inside. As a cop for four years, not only…

Happy Birthday to Me!

For my birthday this year, I’m asking for donations to Jackson Association of Black Journalists. I’ve chosen this nonprofit because their mission means a lot to me, and I hope you’ll consider contributing as a way to celebrate with me. Every little bit will help me reach my goal. CLICK HERE TO DONATE NOW!!! Lace…

Street Style: Fashion Stylist Yo! in “Remixed Denim” top, Stylist L. Roy in “Poplin Patchwork” floral mini dress, and Makeup Artist Sha’ahn in “Pink Velour” jogger

Southern Laced is constantly looking for the latest fashion trends. What better place to find them than in the streets, which some deem as the real runway. This week’s fashion picks for Fall 2017 features Fashion Stylist Yo!, Stylist L. Roy, and Makeup Artist Sha’ahn. Take a look at their street style. FASHION STYLIST YO! …

SPONSORED CONTENT: These 11 Sneakers Won’t Ever Go Out of Style

Everyone needs a pair of sneakers. It’s a necessity in modern fashion. Today, with so many different styles and brands, it’s hard to imagine that all sneakers will stay in style. While not all will make it, some have stood the test of time and will continue to do so. Every year, sneakers undergo innovative…

Is Beauty a Playground for Millennials?

The upgraded version of the saying should definitely be ‘whatever millennials touch turns to sold’. The power members of this generation have is incredible. They have the ability to influence not only the shopping habits of their peers and members of other generations, but the power to spark social, environmental and political change. Sure, they…

Interview: Santana and Tiffany talk to Cheryl Fortune​ about her new album, domestic violence, proper love and why she’s not a victim of her past

I, along with Tiffany Lindsey, had an opportunity to talk to Gospel recording artist Cheryl Fortune. With a new single (“Fighter”) that has been making waves on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart for three consecutive weeks, Fortune remains humbled by the experience. Fortune hasn’t always been a solo artist. She is known as a member of…

Interview: Kendra Bell Talks to Stellar Award and Grammy Nominee Jekalyn Carr about her role on Greenleaf, her latest single “You Will Win” and More!

Five-time Stellar Award and GRAMMY nominee Jekalyn Carr is a dynamic powerhouse that continues to decree and declare there is no failure in God. Through her ministry, Carr travels the world sharing her powerful journey from servant to songstress. At the age of 20, this prophetic woman of God has held accomplishments such as debuting…

VOCAL POWERHOUSE LEDISI PERFORMS HER HIT SINGLE “HIGH” ON HARRY & GEARS UP FOR THE “THE REBEL, THE SOUL & THE SAINT TOUR”

Multi-Grammy nominated vocal powerhouse Ledisi gave the HARRY show an amazing rendition of her hit single “HIGH“ off her her newly released album Let Love Rule.  A true fan of each other’s work, both artists shared their love for their hometown New Orleans,  lessons learned from the iconic Patti LaBelle, and more. In addition, Ledisi is gearing up to…

Tips from a Stylist: How to Get the Perfect Pony

Chic, classic, simple. The ponytail is the go-to style for all occasions. It is endlessly versatile, taking you from the gym to work, to a night out on the town. However, getting the perfect shape, movement, and height can be tricky to achieve. Luckily, stylists are happy to share their tips and tricks for creating…

How to Keep Your Skin Glowing In Fall

Photo by Caju Gomes on Unsplash We all love summer for several reasons: holidays, beach waves, the sun-kissed skin, and carefreeness that comes with long days and warm nights. That is the time when we’re proud of our tan because our skin looks amazing, and it’s only natural that with fall our skincare routine changes….

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Petty Blvd’s Top 5 Fashion Must Haves For “Right Now”

#5 “Millennial Pink Okay, I’m over “Baby and Boujuee” pink, and I’ve picked up “Millennial Pink”. I simply adore this hue and I’ve substituted it for most of the brown and beige colors I was rockin’ earlier this year. Millennial Pink is poppin’ this Fall and it’s not hard to find. I’ve purchased bomber jackets…