Archive | October, 2012

Pen’s Flicks: Love Film Review

Dear Pennies & Pens, A few weeks ago, I watched an excellent Chinese film called Love that I couldn’t wait to share with you. Today’s post features a Love Film Review.. Love was directed by Doze Niu who also stars in the film. The film is essentially a romantic comedy but it does feature some dramatic […]

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Pen’s Flicks: Diana Vreeland The Eye Has To Travel

Dear Pennies & Pens, Over two years ago, I created de la Pen and one of my first posts was on the legendary fashion editor, Mrs. Diana Vreeland (Tuesday’s Stylish Thoughts: Diana Vreeland…Fashion Inspiration). Diana Vreeland is seriously one of my biggest fashion inspirations. Everything about this woman was just epic and iconic all at […]

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Pen’s Rhythm Nation: Elle Varner is PERFECTLY IMPERFECT

Dear Pennies & Pens, When you listen to Elle Varner’s song, “Stop The Clock” which is one of the last songs on her debut album “Perfectly Imperfect”, you realize you don’t want the album to stop. The track begins with the following verse: “If you’re looking for me, I’m the stupid girl, with a joyless […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…

Dear Pennies & Pens, First off, I am so sorry for neglecting you for so long. Penny was dealing with some business and personal issues. Please feel free to read my vent about the situation on my blog: The Blogging PR Girl. In fact, definitely check out The Blogging PR Girl on the regular, it’s […]

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LOUDRead: The Teen Vogue Handbook: An Insider’s Guide to Careers in Fashion

The Teen Vogue Handbook (Image courtesy of Penguin Young Readers)

This post contains Press Samples Dear Pennies & Pens, When I originally created de la Pen, it was to be […]

Pen’s Eye: Interview with That Artista Philece R

Philece R. (Image courtesy of Philece R.)

Dear Pennies & Pens, The thing about interviewing new artists is that I get insight into their world. I get […]

Beauty and the Pen: Brown Sugar Beauti

Gracelyn Fraser, Beauty Blogger and Founder of Brown Sugar Beauti (Image courtesy of Brown Sugar Beauti)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you may know, I’m not the biggest fan of Houston but I have an appreciation […]

Pen’s Eye: Interview with Artist and Illustrator Tabitha Brown

Self-Portrait by Tabitha Brown (Image courtesy of Tabitha Brown)

Dear Pennies & Pens, A few weeks ago, I was browsing around online and came across an article on the […]

Pen.Style: Afropunk Chic

LoudPen in Pen.Style: Afropunk Chick (Photo Credit: Megan Mueller Styling by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, It’s ya gurl LoudPen here with the last and final Pen.Style post of 2014! I can’t believe 2014 […]

Pen.Style: Coolin

LoudPen in Pen.Style: Coolin (Photo Credit: Megan Mueller Styling by: LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, It’s ya girl LoudPen back with the latest addition of Pen.Style. When I was going through the […]