With the launch of ESSENCE.com Makeover Magic virtual beauty experience we highlight the power of transformation with flashback music maven Mary J. Blige’s evolving style. Check out how the soul queen went from street to chic. By Qianna Smith
Early in her career Mary J. hit the scene with a rugged fashion edge as seen here at the Billboard Awards. This shiny ensemble exemplifies her willingness to experiment and play with fashion. Her Fendi handbag anchors the outfit. Invest in one strong handbag and you will get years of wear out of it.