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How many of you beauties have twirled into a room and wanted to storm out like a Tasmanian Devil all because another girl was dressed just like you?  I know I have!!! Most times when it happens it’s because we were lazy and dressed straight off the mannequin instead of adding our own style. YEP, that will get you every time!

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tracy reese spring 2016 nyfw

To illustrate her Spring 2016 collection’s theme, Tracy Reese partnered with SheaMoisture to help bring her vision to life. This collection is what we all expected from the woman who designed Michelle Obama’s must-have floral iridescent dress she wore back in 2013–glam and girly.

But this season Tracy Reese did a few things differently.

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Hype Hair October Issue

That moment when you are flipping the pages of your favorite magazine and your face is on page 128! Like, wow. This seems to be an ongoing trend for me and I am absolutely here for it.

I remember reading Hype Hair magazine in the salon while I waited hours to final sit in the stylist’s chair. It was like my consolation prize for waiting my life away. Today you can still find the veteran hair publication in your neighborhood salons.

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(Photo by Rob Kim/WireImage)

(Photo by Rob Kim/WireImage)

This post is sponsored by smartwater.

Fashion Week is literally now. On top of that, I have a freelance writing gig for a huge client and I’m speaking at the Blogalicious conference this weekend. So you can imagine the level of excitement slash frustration slash anxiety I’m going through right now. Being a grown up means learning how to balance your hectic schedule with a smile on your face. Knowing that in order to make your dreams go #upupup you’ve got to #DoDoDo!

I won’t claim to be a pro, but I will say there are a few things I’ve managed to incorporate into my routine that help me get ready for big events like New York Fashion Week and keep me on track with meeting my goals.

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