Author Archives: realtalkfashion

WE HAVE BECOME NUMB TO THIS.

“There’s been another mass shooting in America,” says President Obama. The despair in his voice is steeped in weariness. “We have become numb to this.” We’ve all seen this movie so many times that we can recite each line, and … Continue reading

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PINK HAIR, DON’T CARE

I realize I’ve been delinquent in my duties here. Like, really bad. Maybe worse than ever before. So it’s probably not the best time to congratulate myself on the fact that this blog came into existence almost exactly two years ago! Despite … Continue reading

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The past few months have flown by in a whirlwind of shifting landscapes, which I guess is a fitting culmination to a year comprised of new experiences. Last May I was settling into something unfamiliar, surprising myself with the ease … Continue reading

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HAIR CARE TIPS AND TRICKS FROM STYLIST LAUREN RAMEY

I’m really excited about this one, guys. Lauren is my longtime friend and stylist, and I’ve never met anyone more knowledgeable about hair. At just 25, she is the co-owner of a popular DC area salon, Elements McLean. She is … Continue reading

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CONSIGNMENT AND RESALE: A MANIFESTO

It’s been forever, I know. I’m sorry. Things have been really busy around here. What with the holidays and work and a weird compulsion I suddenly developed to slog through all six seasons of Gossip Girl in five weeks, I … Continue reading

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IN DEFENSE OF MALIA AND SASHA OBAMA

There’s been a bit of talk recently about the blasting of the Obama daughters, Malia and Sasha, for their attitudes and attire at the nationally sacred turkey pardoning ceremony this Thanksgiving. (Personally, I had been waiting with bated breath since … Continue reading

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DON’T CALL IT A POCKETBOOK: A GUIDE TO HANDBAGS

It’s recently come to my attention that I have too much stuff. This slow-burning realization was of course catalyzed by my move across the country, which has forced me to take a hard look at my belongings and truly contemplate the … Continue reading

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