Top 10 Rules of Going On A Girls Trip!

Happy Friday Fabbies! First off, let me just say that that this is also another lowkey anniversary post. Do you know it’s been 5 years since I’ve hosted Lit In The Desert at my house when I lived in Scottsdale, Arizona? “Lit In The Desert” was an epic Girls Weekend where I invited some of my friends to my home for long weekend in July … Continue reading Top 10 Rules of Going On A Girls Trip!

2021 Life Update, Part 1!

Happy Summer Fabbies! I haven’t been here since the beginning of the year! Ehhhh, life be moving fast don’t it?! Anyway, I have been compelled to write a blog post updating you guys on my life, what I’m into these days and a little bit of other stuff in between. It’s been so long and I have so much to share that I’m splitting these … Continue reading 2021 Life Update, Part 1!

I Haven’t Blogged Since March! Life Update!

Hey There Fabbies! Wow! What a year right? 2020 has proven to be one big unpredictable never-ending rollercoaster. The last time I posted was at the beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic. The world was just beginning to go on lock down, and mandates were put into place all over the world. At this time the mandate of wearing protective face masks was beginning to be … Continue reading I Haven’t Blogged Since March! Life Update!

LookBook For Raven Collection

Happy Wednesday Fabbies! It’s been almost 3 weeks since I officially launched my Shoe and Handbag Brand, Raven Collection. As I ready to release my second drop, (hint: the shoe and bag combo are definitely made for winter. 😉 , I wanted to share my LookBook for my release of my Debut Collection, “Rhône Kish”, which features a custom vegan leather houndstooth print that I … Continue reading LookBook For Raven Collection

It’s My 5 Year Blog Anniversary! (And Let’s Also Celebrate Because I’ve Kept The Same Hair Color For 6 Months!)

Hello There Fabbies! Today marks year FIVE that http://www.fabandravenous.com has been up and running. Can you believe that?! FIVE. YEARS. That’s how long it takes to graduate college for some people! (or high school depending on if teachers was hating with the grades hahaha). Five years is how long it takes me to do Zé’s hair. Five years is how long I’ve been sketching designs. Five years is how long it takes me to fold laundry after it’s been sitting in the basket all week. Five years is almost all of Vito’s life! Five years is a long time to be doing anything if you ask me. And well, here I am, five years later: still blogging!

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My Interview With Raina Williams, Celebrity Hair & Makeup Artist Extraordinaire!

Happy Friday Fabbies! Recently I had a chance to chat with the ultra fabulous, Trinidadian Raina Williams, a veteran celebrity makeup and hairstylist, blogger, and business owner of her super successful lash line, Sassi. Raina is actually my “cousin”! She was married to my first cousin years ago, and they have a son together, Malachi. Raina, 38, has 3 boys total, and they live in New York currently.

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Raina was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, (and has the BEST New York accent to show for it lol), and has lived quite a decorated life in the beauty industry. She has been a licensed cosmetologist for 18 years, included being licensed in the 3 states of: New York, Mississippi, and North Carolina. Over the course of her illustrious career, Raina has carved out a name for herself, possessing the skills to do it all. She has done hair and makeup for countless celebrities, including Marla Maples (Donald Trump’s second wife), Tara Wallace of Love and Hip Hop, Ericka Page White of TNTs, “Nashville Wives”, and is currently the resident hairstylist for the uber successful Bethenny Frankel, the creator of the Skinnygirl Brand, and also reality tv star of the hit show, The Real Housewives of New York City. 

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36th Trip Around The Sun

Hey Fabbies! Whew! It’s been a while right?! Pardon me pardon me! I’m not gonna say “I’ve been sooooo busy!” or anything predictable like that, but I will say, blogging has definitely been put on the back burner for the last few months. (I mean, this post was supposed to be posted November 21st on my actual birthday!) But no worries because I am back!  … Continue reading 36th Trip Around The Sun