This week we chat with gorgeous fashion mogul Kyanna James. Not only is this girl a social media manager AND stylist but shes a blogger too (#girlboss). If you aren't already following her, Kyanna showcases some stunning minimal looks infused with some high end brands.She gives us the right amount of streetwear meets designer with some looks you can try out for yourself. We talk The Handmaid's tale, lip balm and ASAP Ferg...
Q. How and when did you become a blogger?
A: I was going into my second year of University and I wanted to do more than work or go to school I was seeking a hobby when I thought maybe I should become a blogger. Plus I always loved fashion. So it was the perfect hobby to showcase my personal style.
Q. What does a day in the life of you look like?
A: Very busy! I’m a social media manager, fashion blogger and a stylist. So my day can go from being in the office from 9-5 to being on set styling models to being at home watching Handmaid’s Tale while writing a blogpost.
Q. Who are your style inspirations, i.e influencers or designers that motivate you?
A: Issey miyake, Acne Studios, @simihaze and @johannahhffsten. All of them produce an element that I can self identify with.
Q. What are your top beauty essentials for when you’re on the go?
A: Lip balm! I actual don’t wear that much make from day to day but my lip balm stays with me.
Q. Tell us something you love about yourself…
A: My ambition/hustle! If you want something done I’m your girl. I’ve always had big dreams for myself and i’m slowly watching it come true.
Q. Describe your personal style…
A: Mmm, I think the best way to describe it is a minimal approach with heavy influence from the 80’s and 90’s era.
Q. What’s your go-to outfit?
A: Oversize black trousers, white top and a pair of sneakers.
Q. What are you wearing today?
A:I’m wearing a white hat, navy blazer, white t-shirt dress and white sneakers.
Q. Name your fave song/s of the moment?
A: Maria Maria by Santana and Freaky Girl by Gucci Mane
Q. Snapchat or Instagram?
A: Defiantly Instagram! Sorry Snapchat. I just have a wider audience on Instagram. Welp.
Q. Any festivals you’re off to this year, or have been to so far?
A: I’m not really a festivals person but I’m thinking about going to Veld to see Future and Asap Ferg.
Q. What are your guilty pleasures?
A: Chocolate, trap music and a good red wine. Men? Don’t have time for that. Lol.
Q. Lastly, any advice for anyone pursuing a career in blogging/vlogging?
A: Do it because you love it. Don't just chase the Insta fame or the money. Chase the passion.
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