October 3, 2012

What I Wore on the Red Carpet

Saturday, I had an amazing opportunity to be a red carpet correspondent for Bag Ladies Radio at the BET Hip Hop Awards.  Bah-nan-nahs!  I am so grateful for this opportunity.  I was out there to check out the fashions, seeing who was Haute and who was NOT!  


For my hair... I wanted to do something low maintenance   The forecast called for clouds and rain so I rocked a high natural bun cocked to the side.  My makeup was done by the talented Jazmine from Fashion to Rouge!  I wanted a soft natural look and boy did my girl deliver!  The burnt orange lipstick was Jazmine's idea and the perfect touch! 

I went for a more conservative look for the red carpet.  I wanted to make sure I separate myself from young groupies  ladies as much as possible!  I just LOVE my dress to death!  I got it from Nordstrom in the new Topshop section! How much do you think it was.....$350?  Nope! It was $96!

The dress is cream covered in black lace.  The cap sleeves is what got me!  This dress will be making an appearance during the holidays, wedding, parties... you name it! 

I wore my new suede Sole Society booties!!!  The cut out detail makes the shoe.  Can you believe I had them on for 3hrs standing!!!

Being on the red carpet was a great experience and would love to do it again.  All the cameras, lights and people!  It was crazy and fun at the same time.  I am a Hip Hop head at heart!  Well, more of an old school head now.  I didn't know who 70% of the artist on the carpet.  I would hear the crowd roar, so I would ask... who is that? What do that sing?  I'm old!  Most of the artist were super nice, stopping to talk and take pictures.  I will be giving more dish on from the Red Carpet on Bag Ladies Radio soon!  I will let you guys know when I will be on air!  It's going to be gud!!!

Who are your current Hip Hop artist?  Yall listen to that ratchet music don't you? LOL!

17 comments:

  1. I sure do! Glad you had a great time. Love the shoes!

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  2. Looking gorgeous girl!!!! Wow! Kori xoxo

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  3. You looked beautiful. I love the dress. Didn't know about Topshop at Nordies, so thanks for that :)

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  4. Nahhhh not anymore. I actually turn the station or radio off to protect my lil girl from hearing such retardedness. your fit was hawt and I love your blog dearest.

    Www.goodlooknout.com

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  5. Nahhhh not anymore. I actually turn the station or radio off to protect my lil girl from hearing such retardedness. your fit was hawt and I love your blog dearest.

    Www.goodlooknout.com

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  6. Fab Dress - so glad you got to go!! wonderful!!

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  7. You look great, love the dress and booties. Love me some Jay Z!!

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  8. i can honestly say I don't listen to ratchet music lol so I would have been extra lost. I just not figured out who the hell 2chainz was #judgeme, I don't care lol

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  9. Hope you had as much fun as I did... Had a blast on the red carpet myself. You looked pretty girl!

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  10. I love your dress and booties. What a great opportunity! I still listen sometimes if I'm feeling ratchet! LOL

    Nickiesniche.blogspot.com

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  11. Yep! we just bought 2 Chainz!! LOL!! I think you look phenomenal!! Such a cutie! I want the dress when you are done!

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  12. The dress is hot! That was a nice choice. You are right about the booties, the cut make them fierce. I'm still a hiphop fan but I'm definitely getting old becasue I don't know half the artist out now. But I will forever be a Jay Z fan. Congrats on the opp! You're looking fab like always!

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  13. I love the dress. The whole look actually! And yes, that was the coolest opportunity. I heard the award show was CRAZY!! But glad u had a ball.

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  14. You look HAUTE girl!! I am loving the dress and the booties. You DEF stood out from the groupies girl! hahaa And girl I haaaate me that ratchet music. I get so annoyed by it sometimes! ahhaha My station of choice lately is 94.1 but I tune in to the ratchetness every now and then! LOL LOL Having an 18 yr old, she tries to keep me up on it. haha

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  15. Yep, the sleeves had me at HELLLLLOOOOO!!!! Looking fab.

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