The Orbitkey, Calling It A “Keychain” Would Be A Grave Mistake

Orbitkey has devised a simple yet ingenious way to carry your keys, USB, (can) openers etc., that uses a handsome strip of leather to keep them organized and snug as a bug in a rug so you don’t sound like a toolbox falling down a flight of stairs every time you run to catch the morning train on 125th Street. Continue Reading →

Laila Ali Hosts OWN’s Daytime Emmy-Winning “Home Made Simple”

[easyazon_link identifier=”B00D8CZXW2″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network[/easyazon_link] and Procter & Gamble announced today that Laila Ali, undefeated four-time boxing world champion, cookbook author, lifestyle brand creator, inspirational speaker and youngest daughter of Muhammad Ali, will join Daytime Emmy award-winning DIY series “Home Made Simple” as the new host for season seven. Continue Reading →

Oojra, An Essential Touch To A Harlem Spring Wedding

With wedding season quickly approaching, Oojra is an fabulous line of oil reed diffusers that will make a perfect bridesmaids gift or a great addition to even the most elegant affairs.  Continue Reading →

Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s Fab New Year’s Eve VIP Experience With Justin Bieber And More

justin-bieber1Nothing planned for New Year’s in Harlem? The Fontainebleau Miami Beach announces an exclusive and lavish New Year’s Eve experience that allows guests from Harlem to Harare to indulge in the Miami Beach celebrity lifestyle with Justin Bieber, Skrillex and Marshmello. Continue Reading →

NoMa Looking For Harlem Style In Westchester

npma1How can you chill in Harlem style when you’re in Westchester? Check out NoMa Social. NoMa Social, is Westchester, New York’s hottest restaurant, bar, and lounge, that has quite a slew of celebrity fans. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Up On The Roof’ Takes On A Whole New Meaning At Columbus Circle (Contest)

daunting but demure in harlem style1OK. Harlemites have seen everything. But when The Shops at Columbus Circle shot their new marketing campaign ­— Daringly Demure — they staged a scene on the glass awning that stretches above its main entrance. Continue Reading →

Gap Trims Old Navy And Banana Republic In Brand Overhaul In Harlem And Other Locales

photoGap Inc. reported quarterly earnings on Thursday with bad news for fans of two of its brands. The apparel giant announced it’s closing 75 Old Navy and Banana Republic stores outside North America, including closing all its Old Navy stores in Japan, as part of an organizational right-sizing that CEO Art Peck hopes will reverse its fortunes. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Cadillac CT6 Forward, For Those Who Dare (video)

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Being a Harlemite is about getting to where you have to go, looking great, and feeling great, the Cadillac CT6 Forward might just help you do it. Continue Reading →

Transformation Guru Lisa Nichols Signs In Harlem

lisa nicholsas in harlemNew York Times bestselling author, Personal Transformation guru, and life coach for the Steve Harvey Show and Today, Lisa Nichols shares her journey from scarcity to abundance, outlining steps everyone can take to create abundance in career, relationships, self, and finances-while creating a legacy for others to follow.

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Google Turns Image Search Into Pinterest With New “Collections” Feature

google.comWatch out, Pinterest, you’ve got new competition. Google has now rolled out a new feature on its search engine that offers users an easy way to save to save images they find to collections they can reference at a later time. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: IHG Debuts EVEN Hotels ‘Wellness’ Brand in NYC

EVEN_Hotels_Times_Square_South_Guest_Room_Double-600Brandchannel reports that EVEN Hotels—InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG’s) newest hotel brand—is opening its doors on West 35th Street in the heart of Manhattan’s Times Square. Continue Reading →

6 Steps To Use Daylight Saving Time To Become A Morning Person

How to Use Daylight Saving Time to Become a Morning PersonDaylight saving time ended at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1st — which means you got another coveted hour of sleep.  Continue Reading →

Souleo: Black Girls Rock! and Bold Soul Sisters Sound Off

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Women’s History Month drew to a close, or should we say a crescendo this past week with two special March end-of-the-month events, where women were celebrated and given a platform to share their thoughts on a host of topics, including the F word: feminism. Continue Reading →

Interview: Minton’s Chef “JJ” Johnson Talks Healthy Food

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When it comes to Valentine’s Day, it’s not just about the symbolic heart but the physical heart too.  According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the leading cause of death in both men and women and affects 1 in 4. Continue Reading →

Harlem Holiday Party Mingling Etiquette 101

party eitrquetteChristmas, Kwanzaa and New Years are approaching. December is a busy month. There is so much on your plate. Holiday trimming, gift shopping, gifts wrapping, preparing your favorite seasonal meals and let’s not forget the numerous holiday parties that fill your calendar. Continue Reading →