IN today’s social and political climate it blows my mind how top brands/designers such a Prada, Gucci, Burberry, Moncler, etc. have the nerve to try to profit off of Blackface. Clearly, there is a lack of cultural and ethnic diversity within these brands, letting us know these products are not meant for us.Read More
For Black History Month, the last pioneer we wanted honor is Mrs. Betty Davis, a 70s funk rock musician, true embodiment of Freedom and JUX, representing what it means to be black, feminine, masculine and artist who is ‘bout her shit!Read More
For Black History Month we would like to highlight & honor legendary figures by recreating them in the present. What would they be like? What would they look like? How would they impact today’s society? First up the powerhouse, Shirley Chisholm.Read More
Change is a product of growing and getting older, and with having a least the milestone of a birthday each year, change is inevitable (unless you’re born on a leap day but still). While I could dwell on the way change has negatively affected me (because it has), I’m just going to give a quick tip or two on how I’ve been dealing with it.Read More
Fake fall leaves, Halloween gear, and “Pumpkin Spice is Back!” sign in every store is enough of a hint! Its fall. Well, let me get into why you’re probably here—Blazers! Blazers are a timeless outerwear piece, that I think never truly go out of style butRead More
New habits of self-care and wellness seem to have become increasingly more common in the last couple of years as we all try to live our best life. Personally, I am 100 percent here for it as I patientlyRead More
Welcome to JUX!
Jux is short for juxtaposition, the comparison of two contrasting or contradicting objects. Society often categorizes people, personalities, and talents in a limiting way that confines them to a box of being an "either or," one or the other –never both. As I started to understand the different pieces of myself, I realized how much I exist in contradiction to other parts of me. Akin to many others, I am a collection of juxtaposing qualities that cannot be limited to one single or two parallel words.Read More