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A Weekend in San Francisco

The Golden Gate City. Baghdad by the Bay. Paris of the West. Fog City. However you refer to it, San Francisco, the piquant younger…

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The Hustles of Art: Sue Tsai

Creatives hustle hard to make a career and living out of what they are most passionate about. It’s always inspiring to see artists, whether in…

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The Darla August Playlist

Created a playlist of some great songs, just for you It features Alessia Cara, Justine Skye, Kehlani, Tori Kelly, Tinashe, Banks, Mapei and more… XOXO

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Simple Ways To Manifest Our Dreams

Since our launch back in September, the Darla Magazine team has been running trial and errors to find the perfect way deliver relevant and resourceful content…

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Kehlani: YSBH Tour

The release of Kehlani’s most recent mixtape, You Should Be Here has allowed the 20 year old singer/songwriter to attract the media attention and support she’s been…

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As from a dream, woken.

Anyone who believes they have failed will always fail. Anyone who has decided they cannot behave any differently will be destroyed by routine. Anyone…

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Making Art Herstory

Visual art has always been so intriguing because it conveys all types of messages, big and small, through different mediums. While taking an art history course…

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Fashion + Life Lessons

As a fashion student, I’ve always taken my studies beyond what I learn in school through text books and lectures. In order to have…

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Tinashe: Amethyst Mixtape

A few weeks ago Tinashe dropped a new mixtape, Amethyst, as a “thank you” to her fans who have been supporting her through her…

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A Parisian Dream Come True

Upon my arrival, as any normal fashionista would, I had very high expectations of Paris. I wanted to admire the highly reptutable beauty of…

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Join a Club

The strive to increase the number of women in business is currently in full-effect. Networks designed to empower and improve the overall lifestyles of working…

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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…

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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…

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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’……

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Sunday Soundclouds

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

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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…

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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…

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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!…

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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

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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…

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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….

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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…

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Selfie-Esteem

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…

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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…