Archive | November, 2012

Pen.Sport: Here come the Bears with even MORE Bad News

Yo Pennies & Pens – Honestly, I’m not even gonna write much about the Bears & 49ers game from Monday. I really feel some type of way about it. I understand that the 49ers are a serious squad, but so are the Bears! I mean come on son, 32-7?! For real?! Like really?! DONE. According […]

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Pen.Sport: Are my Bengals making a Comeback?!

Yo Pennies & Pens – So this past Sunday, my Bengals won again. This time, we beat the pants off the Kansas City Chiefs (28-6). No one really knows why the Kansas City Chiefs still play football. Goodness knows they should just retire the whole franchise. I think they’ve won two or three games which […]

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Pen’s Flicks: Celebrate Thanksgiving with Pen’s Favorite Movies

Dear Pennies & Pens, Now it’s time to talk about my favorite movies. I of course included The Sound of Music, in fact, “Pen’s Favorite Things” was inspired by the Julia Andrews song from the film. Thinking of things that make you happy really does make you happy. It’s about putting positive energy into the world […]

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Happy Thanksgiving, Celebrate with Pen’s Favorite Things (Shoes Edition)!

Dear Pennies & Pens, Oh god, my shoes. What would I EVER do without my shoes?! I love my shoes more than any man I’ve ever dated. I mean Cher Horowitz (Alicia Silverstone) once said, “I mean you know how picky I am about my shoes and they only go on my feet” #andthereitis #PenStyle. […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…The Reason for the Season

Dear Pennies & Pens, So, tomorrow is Thanksgiving! Are you ready?! I know I am. I’m so hungry I can barely write this post. It doesn’t help that my Auntie has the whole house smelling like a soul food feast (#Skintyfatgirl). Moving right along, I know some of you will be heading out to do […]

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Pen.Sport: My Bad News Bears Deliver Nothing but Bad News

Yo Pennies & Pens, First off, I’d like to say that the Chicago Bears are one of my many squads. “Real” football fans claim you can only have one team but I think that’s bullshit. I mean I wear clothes and shoes from different places, and I eat all different types of food…so why am […]

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Pen.Sport: My Bengals tell the NY Giants WHO-DEY Are

Yo Pennies & Pens, This past Sunday I woke up feeling sick to my stomach. Why? Because my Bengals, my beloved Cincinnati Bengals were preparing to face the Superbowl Champs, the NY Giants. And they were doing so with a 3-5 record. Oh dear. What was Penny going to do?! Tweet, of course. And so, […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…More Ink for Ya Page

Yo Pennies & Pens, It’s ya girl Pen here with some news and announcements. As you can see, I haven’t been posting too much so my bad for that. It’s been crazy in this concrete jungle where dreams are made of what with a hurricane and all. Thank goodness I wasn’t affected but I’m keeping […]

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Designer Discussion: Maison Kitsuné Spring/Summer 2013

Dear Pennies & Pens, It’s Pen here to introduce to you Maison Kitsuné a popular French fashion brand.  Maison Kitsuné was created by Gildas Loaec and Masaya Kuroki in 2002. Their first ready to wear collection was launched for the Spring/Summer 2005 season at the Paris venue Palais de Tokyo. As stated on their website, Maison […]

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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 […]