LBS Beauty Review: Essence Beauty Box

There’s no shortage of subscription boxes on the market these days. You can pretty much get everything from lingerie to pet treats delivered to you on a monthly basis. So when it comes to sorting through which subscription boxes make the most sense to review for you all, I take my curating job very seriously ....more

Get Like Me: Event Coordinator Obi Nwabuzor

When Obi Nwabuzor realized she was spending more time styling floral arrangements and streamers than studying and solving equations she knew her priorities had permanently shifted. The accounting major and member of Alpha Kappa Alpha inc. sought out ways to turn her talent for throwing parties into a profitable event production firm beginning with an informal internship that imparted invaluable information ....more

Presenting the 2015 #ShopLoveBrownSugar Pop-Up Shop Sponsors

With just one week away from #ShopLoveBrownSugar, I’m excited to finally announce our amazing Title & VIP sponsors! This year’s Shop LoveBrownSugar Holiday Pop-Up is gearing up to be even more amazing than...more

50 Black Owned Businesses for #BlackOnBlackFriday

Last year, released a list of 25 Black Owned Online Stores...more

4 Simple Thanksgiving Outfit Combos

Thanksgiving is only a few days away, it’s only right that you give thanks in style. Tuck away the sweatshirt and bring on the fashion with these four simple and achievable outfit combos. No matter where you shop, you’ll be able to achieve each look ....more

4 Stylish Plus-Size Outfits for Thanksgiving

We’ve put together four stylish plus-size outfits to get you from the holiday commute to the dinner table this Thanksgiving. Friendsgiving More and more groups of friends are gathering together to show their appreciation for one another not only before, after the holiday but on Thanksgiving Day as well. These occasions lend themselves to more casual attire but that doesn’t mean you have to be sloppy ....more

Get Like Me: Ginger and Liz

Entrepreneurs Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett have transformed shared values into shared success. The best friends and business partners used financial literacy, marketing savvy, and organic relationships to their launch their luxury nail lacquer line Ginger & Liz. Available in a variety of vibrant colors the Ginger & Liz brand is committed to making sure women understand why they have right know what’s in their cosmetics ....more

Vote Now! #ShopLoveBrownSugar “People’s Choice” Business Competition

Hey folks! We’re gearing up for the #ShopLoveBrownSugar Holiday Pop-Up shop which is only 2 weeks away! In celebration of the shop and to encourage even more amazing budding entrepreneurs, we are kicking off the First Annual “People‘s Choice” Business Competition! ...more

LBS Kickin’ It: Sister Souljah’s ‘A Moment of Silence’ Book Launch

Last week I had the privilege of attending an event celebrating the launch of Sister Souljah’s most recent release “A Moment of Silence”...more

Holiday Gift Guide with Simon Premium Outlets

Holiday shopping is on the horizon, and if you’re like me you’re probably already rolling your eyes. The long lines, the long lists and not to mention the toll it takes on your checkbook. Well, here at LoveBrownSugar you know we’re all about getting the look for less and saving a few coins so you can spend them on fun experiences (like travel or brunch – hello?) So when Simon Premium Outlets offered me the opportunity to take a shopping spree and come back with cool but cost-effective gift ideas for you guys, I took them up on the offer ....more