“I only eat what I kill’ – the motto for those who are self employed. Meaning, To earn a living or by doing your things on your own, you need to work as much as possible, whenever its possible. Since opening my store 10 months ago, that motto plays in my head daily (amongst a … Continue reading Too busy? Ain’t nobody got time for that.
In keeping with the mission to support and uplift other small businesses and artists, Welcomes: Get Twisted …with TOTALLY TWISTED Sip & Shop Sunday, July 7th 4 to 8pm Join Totally Twisted designer, Tira Heard for an awesome evening of networking, shopping and…..sipping! Ms. Heard will premier EXCLUSIVE, ONE OF A KIND pieces from the … Continue reading Coming to DCF&D Sunday, July 7th….’Get Twisted’
Somehow or another, my experiences have led me to numerous public speaking opportunities. Since I LOVE what I do as a designer and business owner, the chances to speak about my business have become, the easiest. Nevermind the part about being considered an ‘expert’ during these events, these days, meeting like minded folks while talking … Continue reading Let’s Talk Fashion! Thursday, July 18th. Dru Christine + OBD (Organization of Black Designers)
“Dapper Dads” + The Whatknot + Cupcakes Amour. Recap and pics posted on http://www.druchristine.com. The Dapper Dads event for the month of June continued as DCF&D welcomed bowtie designer, Mark A. Mathews and Cupcake maven, Robyn Miller of Cupcakes Amour on Saturday, June 15th …just in time for Fathers Day. Guests also enjoyed the selection … Continue reading “Dapper Dads” + The Whatknot + Cupcakes Amour pics on www.druchristine.com
My days consisted of waking up by 4 am to pack my home, attending my part time gig then heading to my store to prepare for the store for opening which was supposed to happen the second week of July. I say supposed, because there was still so much work to do with no end … Continue reading June 14, 2012: You are a reflection of your 5 closest friends, choose wisely…..
The kick off to the “Dapper Dads” event at DCF&D was AMAZING as all the men attended looking extremely fashionable and yes, dapper! The men’s accessories, designer vintage apparel, sweet surprises and handmade cards were a hit amongst our guests. Special guest Javone Armada was on hand to chat with other Dapper Dads to discuss … Continue reading DCF&D rolls out “Dapper Dads” for the month of June….
June 10, 2012 The first thing I knew I wanted changed were the walls. They were covered with slat and although considered practical for retail, that was not the look I wanted for my store. Besides the fact they made the space look cold, the previous owner did a pretty good job of destroying many … Continue reading June 10, 2012: Satan, by any other name is Liquid Nails…..