By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for The Atlanta Voice She sashays into the dirt-filled arena. Flanked by young, black cowboys Devinn Jordan, 26, and Mazi Willis, 24, atop stately steeds, veteran rapper and singer Khia Thug Misses hikes up the front of her black, ruffled Western dress. She gives a little leg. Props a hand […]
By Cowgirl Candace Oh, don’t get it twisted: Women pulled their weight on the Western frontier just as much as their cowboy counterparts did. Sometimes, even better. A recent editorial trip to Fort Worth, Texas, proves my point. I met and had lunch with Fort Worth Herd trail boss Kristin Jaworski — the nation’s first […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Intro image by LaSundra Davis A little know-what about Cowgirl Candace: I have a thang for superlatives. I keep a lot of random digits and information in my mind about one-of-a-kind people, places and things. Like, did you know the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo is the only black touring rodeo in […]
My Crush by Durango Accessorized Western Boots came equipped with harlequin boot bands to amp up the style. But that got old after a few weeks of wear. To keep my boots freshly fashionable, I often substitute boot bands with country Western-influenced chokers and concho charms to switch up the boots’ feel and color scheme. […]
I coupled my Western-styled Charlotte Russe blue jean shirt with these uber-comfortable Lands’ End classic waist trouser leg pants and fashioned a denim dynamite ensemble. Mixin’ and matchin’ various shades and textures of denim can never go wrong in the country Western world. These original fit jeans provide a relaxed feel that I must admit […]
Howdy. I'm Cowgirl Candace, an award-winning journalist, internationally published brand blogger and fourth-generation farm girl.