Posts tagged fashion
The Importance of Friendship within the Influencer Community

Being an influencer isn’t as easy as it looks. Social media has become a worldwide phenomenon and a powerful business tool. You always have to worry about creating quality content, scheduling photoshoots, and engaging with your community online. Well, in this post I wanted to talk about why it’s important to break past surface-level relationships among the influencer community. I’m also announcing a special giveaway contest in partnership with Beckett Simonon, a footwear brand that I’ve collaborated in the past and am collaborating with once more!

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Two Ways to Wear Long Sleeves

As a social media influencer, I’m approached by many brands who want to work with each other. It’s come to a point where I am now picky with which brands I collaborate with and which products I want to represent. What’s top-of-mind for me is to make sure that the brand and the product styles are in line with what I stand for and how I would actually dress. Well, I recently discovered BYLT Basics and I can honestly say that I now love long sleeve shirts!

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Seattle Gents Two-Year Anniversary Recap

It’s been an interesting up-and-down journey of building a community, meeting many great people, and navigating through business decisions. When I talk to people about the network I’ve grown (re: Seattle Gents), I always tie back to the very reason why we started it: put Seattle on the map for fashion. Here’s my recap of our Two-Year Anniversary Event in early November 2018.

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New York City

I just took a 5-day trip to NYC, which was super long but such a blast! I’ve already been to the city before, but this time I spent some time enjoying the delicious food and drinks instead of doing all the touristy things. I did plenty of walking, some many cool buildings, and met up with friends and family. I even had the chance to set up a photoshoot to capture the content I’ve been wanting to in NYC.

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Where to Eat in San Francisco

I’m a California native but I live in Washington state. I have much love for the Pacific Northwest, but I do tend to go back to my home state quite a bit to visit my friends. San Francisco is one city that I grew to like a lot more over the years and that I visit at least a few times a year. So I decided to share 3 of my most recent favorite restaurants that I’d recommend for someone to check out if they’re in the city.

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How to Travel Light

Traveling is one of my favorite things to do at least a few times a year. Given that I am a fashion-forward individual, it can sometimes be a challenge to pack small enough for a 3 to 4 day trip without having to check in my bag. Well, I partnered with Bosca to share some of my tips on how to travel light. Check them out below!

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Father's Day

Happy Father's Day! Hope you are enjoying / enjoyed the day with your dad! Just wanted to quickly shoutout that I'm grateful for all the mentorship and guidance that mine has given me.

Last weekend, I went to explore Bainbridge Island for a few hours and discovered the cool little downtown that it has to offer. Antonio Smith (@antoniocdsmith) & I took our cameras, caught some great imagery, and got a nice brunch on the island.

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