Friday, October 8, 2010 · 3 Comments
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Dope T-Shirts or a mean button-up usually do the trick for this Detroit native. Twenty-six year old music producer and graphic arts designer, Omar has a keen sense in style aesthetics and presentation. He appreciates fashion as an art form, and for that reason Ooh La La chose him as our Friday Fly Philosophy feature. Omar credits his love of fashion to the city he calls home, Detroit MI . He says, “In my city you have to dress nice, no exception.” He has certainly gotten the job done, by displaying his less is more style.

Omar shops by the creed, “I can’t snatch it, if I can’t match it.” He says he have to match….coordination is key. He’s an avid online shopper, spending his dollars at sites like KARMALOOP, MOOSESHIRTS, and KIX-FILES. There’s several more, but we can’t give away all of Omar’s hot spots!

You will never catch him in baggy clothes, but does admit a slight sag is essential every now and then. He sends a message to all you folks that’s still wearing AIR FORCE 1’s, “CTRL-ALT-DELETE YO’ SELF,” unless you’re rocking the Nike Foamposite edition he saw here on Ooh La La

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Friday, October 1, 2010 · 1 Comment
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“Be Glam, Be Fab, Be You” is Mia Ray’s motto and that’s exactly what this Detroit, MI native is living by. Mia Ray has what we call an authentic style. She’s not imitating her favorite celebrities, but instead creating her own lane. For that reason Ooh La La Blog chose Mia Ray as our Friday Fly Philosophy.  Her style is very versatile. You can catch her on any given day with a mini dress, blazer, and 5-inch platform pumps or Boyfriend jeans and Chuck Taylor’s. This fashionista is also a budgetnista, shopping at places like Forever 21, H&M, and the Salvation Army. She admits she’s not into designer labels. She says ” I love what I know and what I can afford.” If she had to pick one designer though, it would be Rachel Roy.  She says her pieces are edgy, classy, and timeless. When Mia Ray has down time from being a mother to her son Munchie, she’s playing editor-n-chief to her own fashion blog, “Confessions Of A Glamaholic.”  She says she’s doing everything she can to break into the fashion industry. From one fashion blogger to another, keep  your grind and gear up! Ooh La La Blog salutes you.

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Friday, September 24, 2010 · 5 Comments
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Cordell  from Birmingham, AL has what we call a polished look. He’s crisp, fresh, and pristine. On any day you catch Cordell looking “GQ” ready and for that reason Ooh La La Blog chose him for our ” FLY PHILOSOPHY ” of the week. Cordell says his style is quite simple. He wants to stand out in the crowd, in a tasteful way. He does so with the vibrant colors and signature accent pieces. This 23- year old nursing student is a stickler when it comes to fit. He’s into the tailored look and will never be caught dead with baggy clothes on. While he has the fashion game down to a tee, he admits he’s sometimes hesitant to try new trends. He says he sticks to his comfort zone. Well Cordell your comfort zone is right on. From one fashion connoisseur to another  Ooh La La Blog salutes you. To see just how “Fly” Cordell is Continue Reading »


Friday, September 24, 2010 · No Comments

If  you’re wondering how to become our  ” FLY PHILOSOPHY ” feature  it’s quite simple,  you have to meet a few requirements. 1. You MUST be “FLY” in every sense of the word. Your dress game is on point as well as the things you’re doing in your life. You’re  fresh, but you owe back child support just won’t cut it.  2.. You need to be a trendsetter. Your style must be your very own. We love creativity and a risk taker especially in the dress game. So if you exude style and even the sidewalk is your own runway then you could be our “FLY PHILOSOPHY” of the week. If you’re interested shoot us an email at or