HypnoEars How-To: Fall Jacket Edition

Over the weekend, we had our 2016 Autumn Collection Photo Shoot. I had a few outfits to choose from, but  I learned the power of having a few staple pieces and the power of a jacket . Today’s style how-to is all about how to remix an outfit using jackets. All 3 sets include a basic teal cami, a pair of jeans, and the Autumn Pinwheel HypnoEars.   Our first set was created using a vegan leather moto jacket and a pair of combat boots.   Autumn set 1 by hypnoears-official featuring torn jeans You can never go wrong with...

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Music Crush Monday : Eric Roberson Edition

Do you get tired of hearing the same tracks on your way to work every morning? I know I do. It’s no secret that I love dope music, and I play music 85% of my day .I have a few playlist that I listen to on a regular basis. A few of you have emailed and asked me for some playlists, so I am going to create a new playlist for you every Monday . That way you have some dope music to get you through your work day, week, month …etc.   If you’ve been following us for a while, then you know how much I love Eric Roberson’s music. The Mr Nice Guy HypnoEars were inspired by one of his album covers.  I wrote about my first Eric Roberson experience.  Check it out when you get some time. In the meantime, I need you to get into Today’s playlist. It’s  an hour of nothing but Eric Roberson tracks. Some of them you may have heard before, some may be new. Feel free to drop us a comment or email with your favorite Eric Roberson track from this list, or one we may have...

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Fall is approaching

The past few mornings, the temps have been around 6o to 65 degrees. I had to break out a sweatshirt for my workout! It’s a reminder that Fall is quickly approaching. Today’s hypnotic outfits are the perfect way to get your mind and closet ready for Fall. We put together a few outfits using the button stud earrings.   Our first set includes the Fine as Wine Button Stud Earrings.   Fall set by hypnoears-official featuring skinny jeans We paired up a pair of denim skinny jeans, a classic blazer, and a super dope pair of oxfords. You could...

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Music Monday

Music Monday Dope Music to get you through your work week Do you get tired of hearing the same tracks on your way to work every morning? I know I do. It’s no secret that I love dope music, and I play music 85% of my day .I have a few playlist that I listen to on a regular basis. A few of you have emailed and asked me for some playlists, so I am going to create a new playlist for you every Monday . That way you have some dipe music to get you through your work...

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HypnoEars How-To : Hypnotic Tanks Edition

The other day I received an email request for the HypnoEars How -To. I’ve been creating outfits, but if you don’t follow us on Instagram, then you are missing out.  Most times you see women wearing tanks to or from the gym, or paired up with their favorite pair of yoga pants. I prefer to rock a tank with a mini or maxi skirt. To be honest, you can rock a tank with jeans, shorts, sweats… etc. Today I am going to share a few outfits featuring the Hypnotic Tanks.   Our first set features the lime green Be...

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#MCM Brothers in Fashion

There’s been a lot of tension and anger within our community lately.  Instead of focusing on all of the hate that’s being reposted, shared, and posted via social media, we decided to spread some love . We wanted to show love to our brothers. Today’s Man Crush Monday  is dedicated to a  brother who creates dope footwear and apparel. We are featuring some of our favorite items form  Negash Footwear and Apparel  created by Rocklin Hotep Negash. Negash Apparel and Footwear  combines Egyptian history with the world of fashion and apparel.  As you can see , each pair is adorned with...

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#mcm Bilal

As you all know, I am a huge music fan… fanatic. Todays Man Crush Monday is dedicated to one of my favorite artist .. Bilal. I had the pleasure of meeting him a few years ago in Charlotte, NC.   Last night he  killed his performance. Check it out below if you haven’t seen it. His performance starts around the 3:00 minute mark… http://www.bet.com/video/betawards/2016/performances/the-roots-erykah-badu-bilal-prince-tribute.html I put together a dope playlist just for you. It includes 7 of my favorite Bilal Tracks.  I hope you enjoy!  ...

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Man Crush Monday: 3 Things that Make a Man Dope

Father’s Day is around the corner so I wanted to take the time to show the Men some love.  I took an unofficial survey and found the following 3 things that women love on a man. 1.Beards   Nothing says grown man more than a nicely groomed beard. 2.Colognes My hands down favorite men’s fragrances are     3.Sense of Style/Swag I appreciate a man who takes the time to make sure that he looks his best. A man that doesn’t try to fit in. A man who knows how to truly stand out and own his dopeness.  ...

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Keep It Simple : Day 4 – Know your Body Type

It’s Day 4 of the Keep it Simple : Simplify Your Style challenge.Now that you’ve chosen your go to color palette, it’s time to get to know your body shape. In order to be fully prepared to go out and find super dope items for your wardrobe and save some time, it’s a good to know your body shape so you know where to shop and what items complement your body.   I’ll be honest with you. This one was a little difficult for me. I’m a mom of 4 and much curvier than I wanted to accept. All I knew...

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Keep It Simple : Day 3 : Choose Your Colors

Now that you’ve taken inventory and documented all of your measurements, it’s time to choose your go to color palette. In order to be fully prepared to go out and find super dope items for your wardrobe and save some time, you must have a list of your go to colors that you know work well together, and  make you feel good when you wear them .   If you haven’t noticed by now, my favorite go to colors are black, white and red. When I’m in a hurry or I’m having a hard time deciding what to wear, i...

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Keep It Simple : Day 2- Take Inventory

Now that you’ve eliminated everything that you know that you don’t need, want, or use, it’s time to take inventory. In order to be fully prepared to go out and find super dope items for your wardrobe, you must know what you need . Today we are going to pull out pen, paper…and measuring tape. (or take a trip to your local tailor) and get our measurements. I’ve included a worksheet that you can print out and fill in yourself. The most important sizes that you need to know are: Bust Waist Hips Thighs Shoe Size Inseam Arm Length...

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Keep it Simple: Step 1:Eliminate

How many times have you grabbed that same dress out of your closet that you know doesn’t fit you the way that it should? I know I have! Instead of removing it and tossing it in a goodwill bag, you put it back on the hanger , and put it right back in the closet. Why do we torture ourselves? I have a simple solution for you.   It’s time to take the first step in the Keep it Simple journey….Elimination. Today’s post is all about letting go of the things that you know you either don’t like, can’t...

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2016 : Keep it Simple

Happy New Year! I hope that you had a super dopetastic amazing holiday! I enjoyed some time off to get plenty of quality time with my family and friends. I also spent a lot of time decluttering, setting goals, and simplifying my life.   This year my goal is to Keep It Simple in all areas of my life…especially with my style. I realized that I spent a lot of time trying to figure out what to wear, how to wear my hair, what colors to pair together…. and so on and so on   It was a complete...

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HypnoEars How-To – Fall Hyppies Edition

Fall has to be my favorite time of year! Even though the leaves are falling off the tree and the temperatures are dropping, nature gives of all types of dope hues and color combinations. The Fall hyppies are inspired by the Autumn colors. I put together these outfits to show you 4 different ways to wear 4 different pair of Hyppies. Our first set includes the Bittersweet Hyppies. We paired a funky print dress , a pair of suede knee boots, and a ring to ass an extra pop of orange. This next set is perfect for work. We...

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Who are You?

In order to truly stand out and show the world who you are, you have to know who you are. Do you know who you are? What you stand for? What you believe? It’s such a simple question, but sometimes very difficult to answer. You know your titles that you give yourself everyday, but who are you? You may call yourself a mother, wife, friend, sister, etc. but who are you as an individual? At times we are afraid to do things that are different from the norm. Sometimes we are afraid to be transparent and vulnerable, but it...

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HypnoEars How-To: Be Original Edition

Welcome to another edition of HypnoEars How-To. In this edition we show you 5 ways to wear the Be Original Hypnotic Tee from the Hypnotic Tees Collection. In our first set, we paired up the Be Original Tee with a black blazer, a pair of strappy black pumps, dressy shorts and a pair of red hyppies . This next set includes the psychedelic Hyppies, a fuschia pair of converse, and a blue pair of skinny jeans.     Our 3rd set includes a sexy red pencil skirt, Faux glasses, a cute pair of wedges and a pair of red Hyppies....

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