Happy Founders Day Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc

Happy Monday everyone. Today is a special day. My sorority, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., celebrates 90 years of excellence and service. And while I wanted to go with a cutesy blue and gold design, I reflected on what founders day really means to me.

I can not lie, every November 12th for the past 13yrs, I've cried. To think of how 7 young, black, female, educators in 1922 founded a black sorority on a predominantly white campus (the only historically black sorority to do so) gets me emotional. Their strength, their tenacity, their perseverance it's everything I am, its everything a Sigma woman is! This mani is dedicated to those 7 ladies for breaking chains and bringing down barriers!!!!



The blue is Essie's Mesmerized and the gold is Chanel's Delicate 
The chain links are free handed with a polish pen










For more information on my illustrious sorority please visit the national website HERE

"Greater Service, Greater Progress"
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On another note: I will also be joining a group of fabulous bloggers for Manicure Monday's so be sure to check them out below (once I get the tag...teeeheee)

10 comments:

  1. Seeee...I can't keep up with you! You already the change your polish! Lol! The link is up & ready to go!

    Xoxo
    Lynn

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  2. Happy Founder's Day, soror. Love you!

    Erica Reid
    Eta Mu, Spring '05

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  3. Saw this last night JB and loved it! Great job Soror! Happy Founders Day!

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  4. Well stated & VERY creative. Thank you for being my inspiration and a part of my LONG process. Happy Founder's Day!

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  5. I love it! Wish I could free hand. Definitely making a statement with a purpose with these nails.

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  6. You better represent!! I would have problems doing my right hand with so much detail.

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