Solange just gets it. The songstress-turned-model showed off her enviable style at the art bar installation by Mickalene Thomas presented by Absolut Art Bureau at Art Basel in Basel, Switzerland. Get a load of this face. Ethereal. Natural. Flawless. Here are a few tips and products to help you recreate this look at home. (more…)
Short shorts. Who doesn’t love ‘em? These beauties are from the Boxing Kitten Spring 2013 collection, and they ‘ve become somewhat famous due to Solange rocking a pair at The Roots picnic in Philly. They’re cut to show off curves and the print is fantastic. Want a pair? (more…)
We must stop and once again marvel Solange’s eccentric curls at last night’s 2013 Grammy Awards. Whether you loved or hated her half-curl, half-fro ‘do, there are a few tips to steal from her faux essence.
1. STRETCH OUT: You can give your hair instant fluff by stretching your kinks. Take a blow-dryer on a medium heat-setting, grab and stretch out a section of curls, and quickly run it along your roots. This will loosen your pattern and elongate your locks. If you’re going for a seriously stretched look, run your blow-dryer quickly across your curls from root to tip. Shake and fluff with your hands.
2. CURL TEASE: Need a little extra height? Take a pick and lift at the root. Make sure that your fingerstyle or twist is firm enough to withstand the pick. You’d hate to actually comb completely through your curls, resulting in a frizzy, not-so-fabulous mess. (more…)
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It’s no surprise that Solo’s home is a reflection of her personal style. In fact, if you’re wondering what direction to take your home decor in just take out some of your favorite pieces and get started with your inspiration board. Are you vintage with a touch of glam? Love bright or muted colors? Your personal style should be reflected in everything you touch.
Solo shares the Carroll Gardens home with baby Juelz and beau Alan Ferguson. Solo says: