Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.
The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.
Cowgirl Candace rules in repurposing pretty much my entire life — clothes, leftovers and even creative content. As a professional writer, editor and marketer for more than a decade now, I’ve learned to master the art of producing, updating and disseminating fixed messages into new formats to reach niche audiences. The same goes for my […]
Anytime Cowgirl Candace shows up in Crush by Durango Boots, I naturally have to show out in the hair, beauty and fashion department, too. It’s just what we classy cowgirls do. When I paired my latest brown vintage-coated footwear — the Women’s Belted Collar Western Boots — with my Lilia Guilty Western fringe dress from […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for the AJC Sometimes climbing the corporate ladder means a change of venue. But before packing off to a brand-new city, it’s important to do some research and check off a few essential tasks from your to-go list. According to Joyce H. Vasser, a retired government human resources manager, failing […]
I’m a Georgia-based cowgirl. I have coarse, kinky dreadlocks. And, brace yourself: I’m black. Unusual attributes to represent the American West, especially when society is so used to the Clint Eastwood to Carrie Underwood variety. I’m a bona fide fourth-generation farm girl or what I like to refer to myself as: a unicorn. And lately, […]
Listen: Cowgirl Candace doesn’t care how well you can write an article, capture in image or illustrate an idea in my industry if you don’t have professionalism to back your craft. Point blank. Period. I’ve collaborated on hundreds of creative campaigns around the globe with media “professionals”— some who have demonstrated unforgettable, career-changing editorial experiences […]