Blue Mesh Skirt

“When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.”… Continue reading

Harem Time!

“There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.” ― Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower Featured: Top: JazzeeCandee… Continue reading

Breezy Days

“Many people lose the small joys in the hope for the big happiness.” ― Pearl S. Buck When we can hide who we are easily by the lies we tell ourselves but that… Continue reading

Justin Bieber

“It’s what you choose to believe that makes you the person you are.” ― Karen Marie Moning “I got that Justin Bieber please believe it” – Rick Ross Featured: Leggings: Plush Life Boutique… Continue reading

Fearless Tiger

“There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with… Continue reading

@hiaddie’s Instagram March Madness Giveaways

Note: Your Instagram cannot be private to be eligible! Three Rules 1. Follow @vertdes and @hiaddie 2. Subscribe to my blog: Style Fluency 3. Repost & Hashtag this post: #VertdesGiveaway Contest ends March… Continue reading

As Fresh As Springtime

“The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for things in life like love, meaning, motivation, it implies they are sitting behind a tree or under a… Continue reading

March Shoe Madness

iSpot Fashion

“The most important thing to remember is that you can wear all the greatest clothes and all the greatest shoes, but you’ve got to have a good spirit on the inside. That’s what’s… Continue reading

Touch of Elegance

“I believe the world is divided in three groups: givers, takers and the few that can balance both impulses. Giving and loving is a beautiful thing. It is the currency of compassion and… Continue reading

Dots or Stripes Why Not Both!!!

“When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.” Wayne Dyer

Spring Mix

“Don’t sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there’s nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you.” ― Karl Lagerfeld Featured: Top: Vanity Thrift Skirt: Vanity Thrift Shoes:… Continue reading

Plush Peplum

“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.” -Gerald Good Featured: The Blair Top: Plush Life Boutique The Amber Skirt: Plush Life Boutique Shoes: eBay… Continue reading

Check Mate Me!

“If you feel that strongly about something, you have an obligation to try and change my mind.” ― Aaron Sorkin Featured: Wine Top: Trendextendclothing High Check Leggings: Trendextendclothing (Great material with a really good… Continue reading

Dot Your I’s And Cross Your T’s

“Memories are like a still life painted by ten different artists: some will  blue based; others red; some will be as stark as Picasso and others as rich as Rembrandt; some will be… Continue reading

Hang On To Your Turban

“You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.” – Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper Featured: Black Knotted Twisted Headwrap: Claire’s Lavish Lion Earrings:… Continue reading

The Cinch

The Cinch can save an outfit! They are made to hold a shirt or dress in at the waist at the back. And they can be used over and over for different outfits.… Continue reading

WaterColor Silhouette

“There is a charm about the forbidden that makes it unspeakably desirable.” ― Mark Twain Instagram info @ovathetop25 – Dress Website Shoes Necklace Bestie’s Closet Coat: It’s 3 years old… Continue reading

JailBreak Blazer

“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to a better understanding of ourselves.” –Carl Gustav Jung Featured: Disco Pants: American Apparel Blazer: Vanity Thrift Gold Blouse: Vanity Thrift The cinch: Vanity… Continue reading


Vertdes is becoming one of my favorite places to shop!!!

Hi Mouseketeers

You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality. Blouse: Forever 21 Mickey Mouse Leggings : Forever21 Booties:… Continue reading

Red Lips 💋💋💋💋💋💋💋

“Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they absorb everything… Continue reading

Caramel Macchiato

My inspiration: Freshly steamed milk with vanilla-flavored syrup, marked with espresso and finished with caramel sauce. It reminds me of the drink and I love Caramel Macchiato from Starbucks. “Life was about spending… Continue reading

Balance Colors

“The trick. . .is to find the balance between the bright colors of humor and the serious issues of identity, self-loathing, and the possibility for intimacy and love when it seems no longer… Continue reading

Five Foot Ten, Eyes Of Brown

“Live your truth. Express your love. Share your enthusiasm. Take action towards your dreams. Walk your talk. Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.” ― Steve Maraboli… Continue reading

Comic Peplum

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to… Continue reading

Dick Tracy …..Blazer Jail Break Pants

“Leave the problems of God to God and karma to karma. Today you’re here and nothing you do will change that. Today you are alive and here and honored and blessed with good… Continue reading

Happy Feet

Pro: True to size Fast Delivery Great Price : $35 Free Shipping Con: None! Brand new with box and ready to ship Bring some classy taste to your wardrobe with these elegant platform… Continue reading

Mrs. Monroe

“When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I’m already better than them.” ― Marilyn Monroe purchase… Continue reading

Simply Floral

“The motive behind criticism often determines its validity. Those who care criticize where necessary. Those who envy criticize the moment they think that they have found a weak spot.” ― Criss Jami Blouse:… Continue reading

“Olive Oil” (I love you) Peplum

Give love, receive love, and invest in love. LOVE: It’s the greatest force in the universe. It’s a treasure that people would give anything for, yet it costs nothing to give and receive.… Continue reading

Spring Essentials 2013

1. Skinny Patent Waist Belt: Forever21  2. Mexico Tribal Print Legging – Multi: Necessary Clothing  3. Cute Green Pants – Polka Dot Jeggings: LuLu’s Polka Dot Skinny Jeans: Forever21  4. Mesh Best Crop… Continue reading

Wild Thing

Stop looking at what you have lost, so you can see what you have. “Wild Thing” Wild thing I think I love you Wild thing I wanna know for sure Wild thing C’mon… Continue reading

GI Diva

It’s not that everything will be easy or exactly as you had expected, but you must just choose to be grateful for all that you have, and happy that you got a chance… Continue reading

Safari Meets Glam

“First person to appreciate the good points of others is always special in life as he or she manifests his or her leadership through initiatives.” Anuj Somany

Fringe & Peplum

“The fact is, there is no foundation, no secure ground, upon which people may stand today if it isn’t the family. If you don’t have the support and love and caring and concern… Continue reading

Black on Black

“God is never a God of discouragement. When you have a discouraging spirit or train of thought in your mind, you can be sure it is not from God. He sometimes brings pain… Continue reading

Everything has Beauty.

“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius   Featured: Bohemian Multicolor: eBay This beautiful piece can be sewn into clothing to create a new style or worn as a necklace.

Dress Up Day

“Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.” ― Criss Jami, Salomé Featured: Earring: LastNameDiva Blouse: Vanity Thrift… Continue reading

Leopard Oversize Top

“The person in life that you will always be with the most, is yourself. Because even when you are with others, you are still with yourself, too! When you wake up in the… Continue reading

So Many Skirts, So Little Time!

“A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt: long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest” Winston Churchill 1. Forever 21 2. Forever 21 3. Forever 21 4.… Continue reading

I Love My Hair!

Sheena’s Hair Emporium Virgin Indian Curly 16”, 18”, 20”, and 22” with a 4×4 closure piece Instagram: @sheenashairemporium Web: Email: Twitter: @VirginHair_She Facebook: SheenasHairEmporium

Denim & Camo

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” ― John Wooden     Denim… Continue reading

2012 in review

The stats prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 19,000 people fit into the new Barclays Center to see Jay-Z perform. This blog was viewed about 150,000 times… Continue reading

High Waist Leopard

The unhappiest people in this world, are those who care the most about what other people think.” ― C. JoyBell C. Blouse: Thrift Store Pant:  Sunbelt from the thrift store Boots: Amazon

Royal Beauty LTD

Featured: Exotic Body Wave 18, 20″, & 22″: Royal Beauty Royal Beauty Ltd offers a variety of textures including body wave, loose wave, curly, straight and more. Royal Beauty textures offer versatility and… Continue reading

Boss Jeans

“I am my own biggest critic. Before anyone else has criticized me, I have already criticized myself. But for the rest of my life, I am going to be with me and I… Continue reading

Glamorous Blue

“Over the years, I have come to realize that the greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity, or power, but self-rejection. Success, popularity, and power can indeed present a great temptation,… Continue reading

All Leopard Everything

“For what it’s worth: it’s never too late or, in my case, too early to be whoever you want to be. There’s no time limit, stop whenever you want. You can change or… Continue reading

A Touch of Leopard

“Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a… Continue reading