Throwback Thursday: Nicki Minaj in Dame de Paris
She refers to herself as a Barbie Bitch, The Mistress, The First Lady of Young Money, and Nicki the Boss. These nicknames complete the alter egos she comes up with as she promotes her new album, performs on stage, and appears on talk shows for interviews. As we look back on her cover shoot for Allure Magazine wearing our Dame de Paris in white, we are well aware that Nicki is not just a performer but a strong business woman.
Nicki is this era’s Female Forward role model and owns her sexuality in all her alter egos. Her music is influenced by our 90s stars Missy Elliot, Cyndi Lauper and super sexual charged Lil’ Kim, Madonna, Beyoncé, and Britney Spears. Often a resemblance has been made with these artists however Nicki is still unique in her own successful ways. As she heads towards ending her 3rd tour promoting her latest album The PinkPrint, she never takes a break from working. Endorsements with well-known brands such as MAC Cosmetics, starring in The Other Woman, voice-over for the animation Ice Age: Continental Drift makes this woman unstoppable. She has always seen making music as a platform to expand her business, and she did!
The Trinidad and Tobago born superstar loves to play with her look to match her alter egos. The colorful bubbly character with a cartoon like voice resonates well with her younger fans and her sexy and strong characters compliments women worldwide. She shows the world that women are allowed to explore themselves, play with their look and have fun doing it. The looks that she drums up for her appearances are created with the help of fake wigs, lashes and nails but the wisdom that she spreads out to the world are 100% real.
Trying to become a Maestro!
For a television program I am competing with 8 other Dutch personalities to become THE “Maestro”. The last few weeks have been nerve wrecking; I found my new passion.
My week; an inside look
I never have a week with a same sort of agenda as the week before, or the week ahead. That’s because I sometimes live the life of four different people.
Funny, Feminist and Fearless Lena Dunham
Writer, director, and feminist Lena Dunham was in town for her book tour. I have been a big Lena fan for quite some time, even before she was the well-known lady she is today.
Sisse Marie wears the Leading Strings
I really wanted to share the pictures of this powerlady with you. Sisse Marie seems to love wearing my designs and we all love to see her wearing it!