First Kiss

Whether you’re a young teen feeling those first time butterflies or an aged adult experiencing it for the umpteenth time, it’s always the same.  The initial attraction, then the delightful satisfaction in finding out it’s mutual.  The uneasiness of suddenly being uncomfortable in your own skin yet somehow you’re charming and your vibe is captivating.…

What’s the 411?

Growing up as a teenager in the late 80s/early 90s shaped the woman I am today.  I am PROUD to have actually gone thru that era.  Reading about it and living it are two totally different planets.  And I ain’t knockin.  Ya’ll snapback wearin seedlings can’t help it haha.  But discovering it as it happens…

Simplicity At Its Best

With MaryJane Clothing, our design aesthetic is simple.  It’s all about clean artwork, subtle details and excellent garment quality.  Simplicity is actually a hard thing to achieve believe it or not.  Think of modern furniture.  It isn’t easy making those clean lines and refined curves.  It’s much easier to hide flaws when you put a…

Holiday Fitted

    The holidays are fast approaching, which means it’ll soon be time for merry-making, celebrating and partying…oh my!  I’m taking stock of my closet and making sure I’m on my A++ game for the season.  Here’s a peek at some of my goods.   VINTAGE FUR Yes, it’s real.  But it’s also vintage.  I…

All Saints Day

Also called Áraw ng mga Patáy in Filipino culture and in Mexican culture, Dia de los Muertos.  This holiday falls on November 1st and it is when we remember, pray for and honor loved ones who have passed.   Death is inevitable.  And with yesterday’s passing of Hip Hop legend Heavy D at the very young…

Hollaback Girls

It’s rare finding females in the male dominant worlds of graffiti and urban/street clothing brands.  So when we see women handlin their biz when it comes to these art forms we pay our respects.  Coming across a wall with nothing but lady graff writers is not only unusual but for MaryJane Clothing, inspirational.  Check out our photo…

Birthday Month

I’m a Libra.  Which means it’s all about the scales and keeping things balanced.  So imagine working two plus jobs, building a brand, fam time, friend time and staying cool and collect NO MATTER WHAT.  Not an easy feat.  But for libras it’s the ONLY way.  With that said, I like to celebrate my entire…

First of Many

Here it is…my very first blog for Fatlace.  How awesome is that!  Normally, I’m a pretty private person but when Mark Arcenal (the Creative Director of Fatlace!!!  Are you serious?) asked me to blog for them how could I say no?  It was a no brainer.  So here I am, and I’ll be putting myself…