Tag: showcase

High Tea in Harlem: 2nd Annual Tea Party for Colored Girls

High Tea in Harlem: 2nd Annual Tea Party for Colored Girls

This Sunday marks the 2nd Annual Tea Party for Colored Girls in Harlem. The event is hosted by Kelly Snider, a Harlem resident and youth advocate. She plans and funds free youth events in the neighborhood to help enhance and enrich the lives of young […]

Unfltrd Makeup Tutorial: FLAWLESS FRIDAYS!

Unfltrd Makeup Tutorial: FLAWLESS FRIDAYS!

Hey everyone, I want to take the time out to introduce our new resident makeup artist/beauty consultant/FACE BEATER Nequa!! Say hi everyone! Johnequa Furby, Makeup Artist Check out her first makeup tutorial for Unfltrd TV in a segment I have coined, FLAWLESS FRIDAYS! She will […]

Unfltrd Feature: Terrence Davidson – Wig Master

Unfltrd Feature: Terrence Davidson – Wig Master

If you don’t know who Terrence Davidson is then clearly hair is not something you have any interest in.  I am willing to bet some of your favorite celebrities have had their hair slayed by the Wig Master or Hair King himself.  I went to […]

Unfltrd Feature: A Young Artist’s Perspective on Japan

Unfltrd Feature: A Young Artist’s Perspective on Japan

Traveling to Japan this summer was an interesting experience. Being a student, African-American, and a first time traveler, excitement was definitely not the only emotion I was feeling. But being there, I quickly realized how history and culture impact daily living. Being a New Yorker, […]

PARIS IS ~STILL~ BURNING!

PARIS IS ~STILL~ BURNING!

Paris is Burning is a documentary  filmed in New York City in 1987 directed by Jennie Livingston.  Here in 2014,  we listen to all these words being used as current slang like “Shade”, “Reading” and doing it for the “Kids”. This lingo has been around […]

Unfltrd Feature: Bronx Fashion Gala

Unfltrd Feature: Bronx Fashion Gala

Over the weekend, we visited the Bronx Museum of the Arts for an event called The Black Fashion Gala. The event was comprised of various elements from music, to art to fashion and culture. It was to celebrate the Bronx and its deep roots in […]

Hooray! It’s National Masturbation Month!

Hooray! It’s National Masturbation Month!

Welcome to May and National Masturbation Month. YES, you heard correctly. IT’S A THING! Now I know what you must be thinking. You have to be kidding right?! Don’t they only reserve months to important things, well sorry to break it to you. This is […]

Unfltrd How To: Learn to use the Internet Part I

Unfltrd How To: Learn to use the Internet Part I

No, for real please learn how to use the fucking internet. This post is going to be a multi-part post that I hope will inform, teach and entertain you a little more about the internet and its various uses. The internet as we now know […]

Fitness Misconceptions Part 3

Fitness Misconceptions Part 3

The other night I was on the phone with my mom and she asked me if I’ve ever heard of the HCG diet. As I only know HCG to be a pregnancy hormone, I could not possibly have any idea what she’s talking about. WRONG. […]

Stunted Growth (GROWN UP GIRLS)

Stunted Growth (GROWN UP GIRLS)

At what age does the ratchet, ignorant ,misogynistic lyrics in today’s music stop making us dance and start making us upset. This is by no means a rant to justify nor judge what you enjoy. However with all of the YouTube clips of twerking toddlers […]