Picture it: November, 2017…
When news broke that Tracee Ellis Ross would be partnering with JCPenney to release a collection the interwebs were all atwitter and I was geeked! There aren’t many celebrity collections that I’d wake up early or stay up late for but Tracee Ellis Ross is a fave and I just knew the collection was gonna be dope. She did not disappoint! I kinda wanted to buy all of the things but I decided to be a responsible adult and not spend all my coins. Ultimately, I chose to go with the ‘Kindness’ striped bodycon dress and babyyyy… issa winner! This dress is soft and comfy like a t-shirt but has a fit that hugs the body in all the right places. Ow!
All photos by MimiCuteLips
And because this #BloggerLife ain’t always what it looks like, here’s a little behind the scenes tea: It was a FRIGID 20-something degrees the day we shot this look. It’s not easy looking cute when you can’t feel your extremities, but we strutted around in the freezing streets of DC anyway. Here’s a little snippet of how we get these dope ‘mid strut’ shots: