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Woman of Color | LaTonya Yvette
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LaTonya Yvette, the blogger and stylist behind the eponymous site, is unapologetically candid about lifes trials, including motherhood, love, death, and racism. Her first book, Woman of Color, is part memoir, part lifestyle guidepacked with moving essays, gorgeous original and archival photographs, and practical style and beauty advice. At the very heart, though, its about LaTonyas experience growing up as a woman of color in Brooklyn. Each beautifully designed chapter covers a different topicthe meaning behind her name, how vitiligo has shaped her definition of beauty, her childhood hairstyles, raising her children as a 20-something momand ends with thoughtful advice and lifestyle takeaways like how to tie a headwrap or incorporate new, bold colors into your wardrobe. Woman of Color is real life, real style for women from all walks of life. In it, LaTonya has written a love letter to women, filling this book with vulnerable, imperfect truths from a black woman blogger, a voice not often seen on bookstore shelves.
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LaTonya shares her journey of becoming a lifestyle blogger of color. She describes the joys of motherhood, her sorrow over a miscarriage. LaTonya also talks about fashion tips, growing older, beauty, her struggle with self esteem because she has vitiligo, and more. She includes a few interviews with other women she admires. Overall, she comes across as sincere, hopeful, and thoughtful.

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5🌟 - A Candid and Astute Read!
Latonya Yvette's Woman Of Color is an insightful, original and fun read. Each chapter is filled with something different. She shares her experiences as a young mother, stories from her childhood, she offers fashion, beauty and lifstyle advice and features interviews with other women of color too. She also touches on loss and is unabashedly honest about life's ups and downs.I devoured this!
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