Mel's Mirror

This is where you get to know me a little deeper than the surface. My blog is for the everyday modern and motivated fashion lover. With traveling insights, food, daily inspo on clothes and spirituality. Plus, much more…Mel’s Mirror is a reflector image for you to feel inspired and share my love for these components, which may lead you into a new sense of direction through my own personal ideas and experiences.

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A Night at the Met Gala

The most anticipated gala of the year has come and gone yet again right in the heart of the big apple. Despite the date push back due to COVID, the celebs still showed up and SHOWED OUT making this year one of the most resilient shows yet. The Met Gala is known for its over-the-top…
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A Southern Soul

As Summer begins to wrap up, I’ve been trying to utilize all of my crop-top looks before that Fall breeze begins to kick in. If you know me, then you know I LOVE to eat and I love a good happy hour! Plus, nothing speaks to my soul more than good food and great fashion…
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Good girls, bad habits.

Real eyes, tell real lies, or at least that’s what they said. This shoot was a concept I developed to highlight the seduction of the woman while incorporating certain bad habits. Money, games, and the thrill of the fast life seem like a life we’ve all indulged in. It was important for me to utilize…
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Halftime Checkpoint

It seems like every time you look up the clock gets faster and faster and before you know it…BOOM! We’re halfway through this year. I took some time to really soul search within myself of what I wanted, where I envision my brand, and who I am as a businesswoman. Sometimes we find ourselves in…
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Summer is Here!

Now that the weather is warming up and we are all getting back to our usual “norm” of living, how is your closet looking? What do you look for when your shopping for your Summertime favorites? I know for me, a pop of color, patterns, and anything that deals with shorts and a crop top…
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The Limit of the Sky

Talk about taking your breath away! That’s exactly what this experience felt like. A breath of fresh air! There has always been a plethora of things that I have listed on my bucket list, but this one takes the cake thus far! For the past 6 months before this, life has been hitting me hard…
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Women Crushin’ It

As we all know, the month of March is known as Women’s History Month in which women are highlighted for their contribution to events in history, art, athletics, business, government, philanthropy, humanities, science, education and contemporary society. We utilize this month to celebrate the achievements of all women internationally. As well as, continuing to fight…
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Stepping With Purpose

You know there’s nothing more refreshing than realizing you’re making steps in the right direction. For the longest, I was in a real confused state of mind and uncertain of who I was and what I wanted for myself. Not saying that those thoughts are completely eliminated, but they aren’t a factor in drifting me…
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Rediscovering the Possibilities

FINALLY! Another year, another year for progression. I’m sure last year gave us all a run for our money..LITERALLY. But, in the mist of chaos you can be rest assured that better days are to come. I feel really good about 2021, like my intuition is telling me that new barriers will be broken, opportunities…
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The Revamp

This year has been a test to say the least. A test of faith, work ethic, hustle, plus, much more. If anything, it was survival of the fittest. I found peace in letting go of things that no longer served a purpose in my life or business. I was able to channel a different element…
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A Moving Nation

It seems like everyday you turn on the TV, listen to the radio, or scroll through social media that there is some sort of unrest occurring. If we shift the focus to Africa, the uproar is louder than you can even imagine due to an outrage of police brutality. The movement: #ENDSARS has caught the…
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4th Quarter

Stepping into September with a little more EDGE! Feeling more confident and having my way with my purpose. I wanted to channel a different dynamic for this look utilizing Black as the focal point. The location also provided me with more of a grudge look. 3 years ago, I was in Dallas quite unsure of…
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