We are getting down and dirty with our creativity. We are excited to be working with a few local models who are beautiful inside and out. We will also be working with a film crew and my favorite SECT Freelance Makeup artist. We're buzzing around getting things organized to have some entertaining marketing coming your … Continue reading Getting Dirty
We got another sneak peak from Katie Godowski photography and I had to share it with you guys! There are so many of us who will avoid wearing things we truly love to fit in. One of the things Mentally Raw stands for is being different. Don't be afraid to get out there and wear … Continue reading Step out
We are super excited to have had a photo shoot with Californian Photographer and Graphic designer Katie Godowski. The morning of the shoot was cold and rainy. We had a plan to shoot one place but when those plans fell through we had to find another place to shoot on the fly. Melissa, Veteran … Continue reading A photo Speaks
Being a dog mom is so complicated, lol. Not really, but it's definitely a lot of work. Malcome is my 8 year old pekingese, a male diva in its' most rightful meaning. When he and I go out, I have to make sure Malcome is well taken care of or else he starts to nag. Here is a list of 7 Things a dog mom should always keep in her bag!
We are dusting off our luggage and preparing for some summer traveling before our fall fashion shoot! We'll be traveling down the east coast of the United States to meet with small boutiques along the shoreline. We are taking this trip to give adventure and marketing a chance to mingle. We have so many boutiques … Continue reading We’re dusting off our Luggage!!
We've had the pleasure of working with, internationally published Bethany McMahon, a fashion model who works hard to be part of the Modeling industry. She has been part of many different types of shoots from mixed media to promotional. She's a rebel without a cause because she makes her mental health priority to her career. … Continue reading Interview with our Exclusive Model
I put on those black tights he likes, the ones with the designs on them under a short black skirt that flows when I twirl paired with a bra-less white v-neck. Whatever we have, it's between us. He looks at me; eyes cold and unwelcoming. The room is dark. The scent of burnt vanilla Cubans … Continue reading My Black Mentally Raw Bag
Just wanted to let you know we updated our mission statement. You can find it updated on our website http://www.mentallyraw.com Mission Statement Inspired by poetry, Mentally Raw is a unique purse emporium specializing in handmade bags while honoring single women, dog moms, and writers. Description Mentally Raw is a cellar-door business for women of all … Continue reading Our Updated Description
Melissa was found wearing her diy distressed jeans, a t-shirt, and a varsity jacket. She's got a handful of tables and chairs and is anxious to see where her new purse emporium will makes it's first sales at the Velvet Mill. The mill was a cozy temperature for a cold morning and the smell of … Continue reading Our experience at the Velvet Mill
Art isn't thoughtless, on the contrary it's thought materialized. Creating takes a lot of time and effort. It takes a clear mind, discipline, and the ability to connect old ideas and experiences to new ones. Just finding different ways to do the same old thing isn't good enough. It takes explanation and time to change … Continue reading Thoughts Materialized