Getting to know our Doll of the Month...
D.O.L.L.S: If I take a look inside your refrigerator what would I find?
Melissa: A bunch of nothing..hahaha. but for sure a Pepsi and some turkey.
D.O.L.L.S: If you are given a chance to travel past where would you go and specifically why?
Melissa: Paris of course. I took 8 years of French between high school and college so I would want to put it to use and also because of the FASHION .... I LIVE for it!
D.O.L.L.S: How do you tackle stress?
Melissa: I was taught early to "Let Go and Let GOD" ...I pray about it and let him handle the rest.
D.O.L.L.S: If you won $20 million in the lottery, what would you do with the money?
Melissa: After volunteering at a local food bank in my area I've fell in love so I would give them a chunk of it, travel the world of course, start my own clothing line, move to NYC and live like Carrie Bradshaw from Sex and the City. LOL.
Looking towards the future with our Doll of the Month...
D.O.L.L.S: What dream are you currently pursuing?
Melissa: I have a dream to work in fashion so I am currently pursing that and grinding in every way possible.
D.O.L.L.S: What are the first steps you took to follow your dreams?
Melissa: Setting realistic goals for myself.
D.O.L.L.S: What are some roadblocks that you have come across?
Melissa: Not many road blocks just trying to tell my mind what my heart wants is hard sometime.
D.O.L.L.S: Who are some individuals in your field you admire and would like to work with in the future?
Melissa: Rachel Zoe I think she's awesome at what she does, I love her style, and her show and also Angela Simmons, I think we have some of the same style and would love to work with her... she's my "woman crush" :-) .
D.O.L.L.S: Is there anything that you’d like our readers to learn from you?
Melissa: Just that hard work pays off always remember that.
D.O.L.L.S: What advice do you have for young women your age?
Melissa: I would tell them to always follow your dreams even when others may not see them as clear as you!
D.O.L.L.S: At this point in your life, what makes you happiest?
Melissa: Waking up every morning makes me happy! Knowing that God gave me another day to live is everything to me.
D.O.L.L.S: What motto do you live by?
Melissa: "Live life to the fullest, never know when it's your last"
D.O.L.L.S: How do you stay motivated to accomplish your goals?
Melissa: Knowing what I want and when I'm able to do it I won't feel like its work it'll be a hobby I get paid for keeps me motivated.
D.O.L.L.S: What can we look forward to from you in the future?
Melissa: I hope in the future some people may be wearing something that was designed by ME!!! Also great things coming from my fashion/natural hair blog http://www.melissachanel.com
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