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Press Pen: Dallas Observer Artopia 2015

Dear Pennies & Pens, This past weekend, I made a short trip to Dallas (one of my favorite cities) for the Dallas Observer’s Artopia 2015 event. It was fabulous! I cannot emphasize this enough. Although, I somehow I missed the fashion shows and music performances (I was too caught up meeting and checking out all the art […]

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Press Pen: New York Fashion Week Spring 2015 Trend Report

J. Crew, Zang Toi, Calvin Klein S/S 2015

Dear Pennies & Pens, New York Fashion Week will always hold a special place in my heart. This year was the first year I didn’t attend any of the shows since 2010. Crazy, I know! But now that I’m in Texas, I decided not to make the trek to New York this year in favor of […]

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Press Pen: Zesusvision Democratizes Outdoor Advertising

This post was created in collaboration with Zesusvision Dear Pennies & Pens, I am thrilled to be writing this post! Now let me tell you why. A few weeks ago, I was approached by a company named Zeusvision to blog about their public launch. Of course, I get approached by brands all the time but Zeusvision stood out […]

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Press Pen: London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015

London Fashion Week (Image from londonfashionweek.co.uk)

Dear Pennies & Pens, So this may seem strange coming from a girl from Ohio who used to live in NYC who now lives in Texas, but, I think I was English in another life. My BFF is always telling me that I must be British because I love tea and I have that sarcastic […]

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Press Pen: Alessia Prekop Fall/Winter 2014

Alessia Prekop Fall 2014 (Photo Courtesy of Alessia Prekop)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Some of you may remember my review of Fashion Designer, Alessia Prekop’s Fall 2013 collection. If not, check it out here: Press Pen: Alessia Prekop Fall/Winter 2013 Show Review. Alessia is now back with a collection for Fall 2014. The collection draws on Alessia’s meticulous construction in sculptured, oversized coats in rich textured […]

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Press Pen: New Cities Summit 2014

New Cities Summit Logo (Courtesy of The Brunswick Group)

Dear Pennies & Pens, A few months ago, I happened to be cruising through the internet and I somehow discovered the New Cities Summit event. After checking out their website, I knew it was something, I had to cover here on de la Pen…All Pen Everything. I love events that are educational and interesting! Some of […]

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Press Pen: Idris Elba Releases Short Film For Pepsi’s Beats of the Beautiful Game

Idris Elba Directing Short Film for Pepsi's Beats of the Beautiful Game (Photo courtesy of Ketchum Sports & Entertainment)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Ever since I saw American Gangster and Daddy’s Little Girls with Idris Elba, I have believed in his talent as an actor. However, Idris has recently taken on a new role of writer and director as evidenced in the newly released short film, “Unstoppable” for Pepsi’s Beats of the Beautiful Game. […]

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Press Pen: Father’s Day by LACOSTE

Lacoste L.12.12 POLO (Photo Courtesy of Lacoste)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Father’s Day is right around the corner on June 15th! I have a great relationship with my dad as I have learned so much from him about life and business. I truly believe that it is important to celebrate our fathers on Father’s Day because often times, they are the family […]

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Press Pen: Lincoln Driven to Dine Event at Sparrow Bar + Cookshop

Lincoln MKC (Photo courtesy of Lincoln Motor Company)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Yesterday, on Memorial Day, I attended Lincoln Motor Company’s Lincoln Driven To Dine (#LincolnDriven2Dine) event at Sparrow Bar + Cookshop. Lincoln partnered with Sparrow’s Chef, Monica Pope to produce a culinary event involving Lincoln cars and SUVs. Upon arriving at the event, I had the chance to test drive a 2015 […]

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Press Pen: Cities and Cultural Investment at the Dallas Museum of Art

Photo from dma.ticketleap.com

Dear Pennies & Pens, This June, the Association of Art Museum Directors, an organization of art museum directors from the leading art institutions in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, is holding their annual conference in Dallas this June, for the first time in over ten years. The Dallas Museum of Art will present the only public event […]

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Pen’s Rhythm Nation: Teyana Taylor

Teyana Taylor VII Album Cover (Image found via Google Images)

Dear Pennies & Pens, I bought Teyana Taylor’s “VII” album in November and I’ve listened to it at least once […]

Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler…Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep

The Line Hotel (Photo credit: Adrian Gaut; Image courtesy of The Line Hotel)

Dear Pennies & Pens, To quote Left Eye, “You’ve got your hotel, motel, Holiday Inn.” I’m not really sure how […]

Pen’s Eye: Afrocentric Keyy

Dear Pennies & Pens, As an Editor, I absolutely love those times when I discover amazing artists by accident. It […]

Pen’s Eye: Jeremy Biggers

Art by Jeremy Biggers (Image courtesy of Jeremy Biggers)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all know, I went to Artopia in Dallas a few weeks back. If you […]

Pen’s Eye: Vakseen Art

Vakseen (Image courtesy of Vakseen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Last week, I discovered this new art app called Vango which allows you to view and […]

Pen’s Rhythm Nation: Gene Noble and The Rebirth of Gene

Dear Pennies & Pens, This past Christmas, while browsing through Google Play, I discovered Gene Noble’s debut EP Rebirth of Gene. Since I’m […]