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MDM Flow by Florence Adepoju

There aren’t too many things us fashion and beauty junkies love more than a new lipstick; especially a badd ass lipstick that was created by a badd…

Camille Lauren

Camille Lauren: Art Of Ciel

When most people think about the process of building empires, they often consider them to be built “from the ground up,” where you start from the bottom with…


I’m rich off of opportunity, money gon’ pile up… My swag on 100 mill, how the stylist gon’ style us? Dream chaser, keep chasin’……


Sunday Soundclouds

Our March playlist of some of the songs that keep us pushing through the longest drives of our toughest days.


A Dozen Fashion Documentaries

Sometimes nothing sparks your creativity like a quality documentary. Be it photography, fashion, design, or music, someone has made a film depicting every creative field…

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Who Runs The World?

Darla Magazine was built from the inspired idea that women are the most fascinating part of  the world — especially women with visions who change the way things…

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Alicia Pinckney: G.Leon 1938

The world is currently bursting with artistic entrepreneurs, ARTrepreneurs, who are turning what they create into a business of their own and it’s totally…

Emily Oberg: Sporty & Rich

The absolute greatest thing you can be is yourself. Not cool, popular, attractive, funny, or any opinionated-based characteristic… But simply, yourself. By being the best possible version…

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Letter From The Editor: #MyLove

It’s hard for me to decide whether Valentine’s Day has become such a big deal because I’m older and my friends/peers are closer to that…


Darla’s Valentine Giveaway

We love our readers and we love fashion… Which is why our team figured that this Valentine’s Day/NYFW is the perfect time for our first giveaway contest!…


A Windy Day In Barcelona

Though we travel the world to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not. — Ralph Waldo Emerson


Sunday Soundclouds

Kali Uchis’ new EP, Por Vida, is the soundtrack to our Sunday morning this week… And pretty much every morning for the rest of…


5 Simple Tips for Staying Inspired

When you’re in the groove, nothing and no one can stop you. You feel accomplished, less stressed, and more importantly, you’re inspiration is flowing….


Inspirational Quotes of the Month

Sometimes we just need a little inspiration to remind us that the world belongs to us. Here are our favorite inspirational quotes this month,…

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From The Editor: The Survival Bag

These past couple of weeks, I have been finding myself waking up on early mornings and diving into long days. A Friday could easily consist…



When you think of the words “selfie” and “self-portrait,” most of you may think of a very confident woman posting a photo of herself…

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Tori Kelly: Confetti

This song by the talented singer/song-writer, Tori Kelly, always reminds us of the importance of appreciating the climb as we reach for our dreams……

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Enter The Void Tour

This past Friday night, Jhene Aiko’s Enter The Void Tour made its stop at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia, PA. There was a long line…


Words From A Wanderer

Sunday morning has this sweet, inexplainable bliss to it that makes it the most treasured time of the week for me. A Sunday morning can arise…


Beyonce – 7/11

The newest Beyonce video that accurately reflects a typical Saturday for us. No explanation needed, lol.  


The Art of Change

      We can’t always control when change comes or how long the process takes, but we can learn to embrace the beauty…


Acting Against Street Harassment

During the past couple of weeks, the “10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman” video has stirred up a lot of conversation over social…


Mariah Carey: Dreamlover

A Friday flashback to Queen Mariah Carey’s “Dreamlover” video. Hearing this song always reassures us that we’re not the only ones waiting for that lover from our dreams to…


Tinashe: Road to Aquarius

Some people may recognize Tinashe as the new singer of the song “2 On”, featuring School Boy Q, that basically became the anthem of summer 2014. She danced…

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Emma Watson: #HeForShe Campaign

Last week Emma Watson gave a speech at the UN introducing #HeForShe, a new solidarity movement for gender equality, to the world and it couldn’t…


Letter From The Editor

Lately I’ve been starting off every morning the same way: listening to “W.A.Y.S.” by Jhene Aiko. She is an artist that I have been…


The Ultimate #GIRLBOSS

These are the first few lines of Sophia Amoruso’s new biography/book of advice to all people entering the fashion and merchandising business. At age…

Melody Ehsani

Melody Ehsani: Designer

If there’s one thing we love the most, it’s brands that were created with a meaning. With all of the fast fashion/mass production stores that exist today,…

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September Playlist

The new music we can’t stop listening to by the artists we love.   Jhene Aiko – Souled Out Release Date: September 9th, 2014 (Available…