Archive | August, 2018

Pen.Style: MusebyDC

Photo Credits: Clothes: MusebyDC Jewelry: Strut Shoes: ShuEsq Styling: LoudPen Hair Stylist: Evia Makeup Artist: Tony Price Model: Shanitta Turner Photographer: DeMarcus Mitchell

Dear Pennies & Pens, So a few months ago on a cold day in January, I styled a shoot for a local Dallas designer, Don’Chunte. This shoot was absolutely one of my best because I worked with such an amazing team! I must give props to Chunte for putting together a dope creative team. MusebyDC […]

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LOUD.Style: Nubian Skin

Nubian Skin (Image courtesy of Nubian Skin)

Dear Pennies & Pens, A few months ago, I discovered a new brand called Nubian Skin. Nubian Skin caught my eye because they make lingerie and hosiery for women of color. I thought this was such an interesting and innovative concept because as a Black woman, I have always stayed away from “nude” lingerie. It’s […]

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My Best Page Yet: ISLPDTX

ISLP Logo (Designed by Cacha` Lopez)

Dear Pennies & Pens, So I can’t believe that it’s almost here. I am about to launch ISLPDTX.com. ISLPDTX is ISLP’s online lifestyle boutique. We offer books, magazines, music, films, clothing, accessories, skincare, haircare, makeup, and home decor products. Our products are created by ISLP’s in-house production team. We cater to multicultural millennials and creatives aka […]

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Pennies on the Page: Team ISLP

Renee Jones looking absolutely fabulous on her wedding day

Dear Pennies & Pens, So I completely forgot to mention it but Team ISLP has grown! For those that don’t know, ISLP is my lifestyle production company. In fact, we are the publisher of de la Pen…All Pen Everything. So basically, we’re the ink behind this page. Team ISLP includes myself, Renee Jones, our Associate […]

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Coming soon to a page near you: My latest Ink

Dear Pennies & Pens, Okay so here’s the thing, I haven’t been posting like I should. I have just been so fuckin busy over the last few months. I’ve really been focusing on building my businesses, ISLP + 8515. ISLP is developing several new products and 8515 is on the hunt for new clients. I’ve […]

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