Monica Byrd

I’m Monica Byrd - Wife, Haute Mom Expert, Blogger and Creative Director of, Creator of the Beauty, Art, Style and Home PopUp experience; The Bloggers Roundtable; The Haute Collection: Fashion, Style, Decor and Home Living Gifts; Bump in the City stationary; Baby Bash and Bling Expo & Show featuring Bump the Runway; and Fashion and Food: Football 101 Workshop.

Gorgeous smile and sparkling personality is one way of describing this New Orleans, Louisiana native. In the presence of this charming southern bell, you definitely feel that southern hospitality shines through. As an experienced fashion and style professional, Monica’s passion and experience in bringing fantastic venues and beautiful people together to create sophisticated and spectacular events. She has worked in various fashion-related events including shopping parties, style events, fashion forums and trunk shows.

Monica is also a contributing writer for the Officialist Magazine. As well as contributing writer for, writer on, style writer for, writer for the Spa Week’s Hot Mom Squad; Monica works to develop stories and layouts, featuring new trends in both fashion and accessories. She is extremely passionate about her craft.


Beauty Art Style Home PopUp |  

Shop from the closets of boutique owners, racks of accessories and shoes, tables of home decor, shelves of beauty products and displays of signature art - from the best in Beauty, Art, Style and Home influencers. #BASHPopUp

Baby Bash and Bling Expo & Show Featuring Bump the Runway | During Monica’s own pregnancy with her first child there was no central place where she could embrace her pregnancy journey while still remaining stylish thus an idea was born! 

Dedicated to chronicling experiences of how pregnant women can maintain their sense of style while toting a baby bump – Baby Bash and Bling Expo & Show is an interactive lifestyle expo celebrating expecting moms, new moms and everyday moms featuring Bump the Runway and the Beauty and Bump Bar – nearly three years since its creation our past expos in cities from Washington, D.C.; Dallas, Texas; Atlanta, Georgia; New York City; and most recently the creator’s hometown, New Orleans, Louisiana and we will continue to embrace pregnant women from all cities and states! Discover new and interesting parenting tools, health and safety products, fashion trends, nutrition tips, baby furnishing while viewing the “Bump the Runway” fashion show and enjoying an afternoon of signature mocktail, swag bags, hors d’oeuvres and an opportunity to visit our custom Healthy Salad Station to satisfy your bump cravings. Our participating vendors will create lavish exhibit displays showcasing their products so that you can easily see everything that they have to offer for your new bundle of joy. Pamper yourself in our “The Beauty and The Bump” Bar.

Along with thinking “outside of the box” ,,,


Sunday’s are for Faith, Family and Football. 

Calling all wives, fiancees, girlfriends and single ladies who want to learn more about the basics of football, rules of the game, how to enjoy the game, learning how to watch the games with your favorite guy plus unique bites, conversations, style and more this NFL football season

Additionally we have carved out signature  ‘Haute Experience’ events – roundtable of Beauty, Fashion and Lifestyle bloggers and brands – to connect fashion, beauty and lifestyle bloggers, vloggers and enthusiasts to network, to have open discussions and shared experiences.

I look forward to getting to know you!