Today’s PYNK Girl of the Day is fashion blogger and law school graduate, Blake Von D. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia; Blake has turned a pastime hobby into a substantial career—blogging about her outfits and sharing style tips with the fashion community.
Blake started blogging towards the end of her senior year at Spelman College while she was on a journey to discovering herself and figuring out what her next step was. She ventured on to creating a blog space where she could share her experiences with the world and it received some major buzz across the social stratosphere; all while earning a master’s degree at NYU. Blake began to post pictures of her outfits—getting compliments and being asked for fashion advice, which made her realize that this might be her niche.
Fast-forward to 2015, Blake has been featured on renowned fashion magazines including Essence Magazine, Fashion Bomb Daily, Refinery 29 and more. After her recent success—graduating from Tulane University Law School—Blake has decided to make her fashion aficionado a full time career. Continue reading and get to know Blake on the following pages as she discusses converging her blog into a business, her summer go-to pieces, and her five-year business plan.
Photo Credit(s): BlakeVonD.com