Wednesday, April 16, 2014

LORDE COVERS 'TEEN VOGUE''S MAY ISSUE


Taylor Swift must be freaking out so hard right nowLorde, the 17-year-old wunkerkind from Down Under (Aukland, New Zealand, to be precise) just scored her very first mainstream American fashion mag cover: May's issue of Teen Vogue, a magazine she was pretty much destined to cover if you ask us.(FASHIONISTA)

MARISSA WEBB NAMED CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF BANANA REPUBLIC


Designer Marissa Webb has just been named creative director and executive vice president of design for Banana Republic, according to a release by parent company Gap Inc. (fashionista)

Why Diddy will be a great commencement speaker for Howard University


Sean Combs is a one stop shop. If you are thirsty taste his "Hydrate" water, if you want to make a toast to success drink some "Ciroc", if you want to hear your 2 favorite artist make a remix personally thank Diddy, if you want to watch a music channel solely focused on music on two major networks turn on "Revolt", want some cool urban clothing to wear as you watch that show with some friends fine put on some "Sean Jean" or "Enyce", did you and your friend spark an idea for a marketing scheme okay cool call Dia Simms at Diddy's marketing firm, want a director for a documentary no problem Diddy is a winner & "Undefeated"(pun intended) .....shall I go on.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Dwyane Wade X ESPN MAG X Money Issue


Kanye West Wears Fear of God LA Bomber Jacket and Saint Laurent Leopard Sneakers

Kanye West was spotted walking through the streets of Paris with his fiancee Kim Kardashian. The 36 year-old rapper was rocking a Fear of God LA Second Collection black bomber jacket ($995) and a pair of Saint Laurent Leopard Print Skate sneakers ($395). Kim was wearing a Balmain Fall/Winter 2012 dress and a pair of Tom Ford Boots.(upscalehype)

Serena Williams For Fitness Magazine May 2014


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Shop Jeen’s Perfume Bottle IPhone Case


Don’t you just love Chanel accessories? They’re timeless, durable, and loads of fun! The French fashion house’s perfume-inspired bag is high atop my list of must-splurge accoutrements, but I’m going to invest in a $35 Shop Jeen Perfume Bottle iPhone Case until I can get my hands on it

Solange Knowles X The Ground Magazine

Victoria's Secret Goes to London; Dior Heads to Brooklyn


DIOR CRUISES TO BROOKLYN: Feb. 8, 2014 goes down in fashion history as the dayAlexander Wang broke outer-borough limits and got the industry to trek to Brooklyn for his fall show. Feb. 9, 2014 goes down as the day that no one could stop moaning about the experience getting to and from Brooklyn.

CONEY ISLAND’S CYCLONE GETS LONGER AND FASTER!



As if this ride couldn’t get any more scarier! Wooden roller coasters are always the toughest to go on as you always think intensely about safety precautions. Well one of the oldest Brooklyn staples is getting re-vamped! Coney Island’s legendary 87-year-old Cyclone roller coaster will keep dare devils screaming this summer with 950 feet of newly laid wooden tracks. The repairs have been set and are ready for opening day on Sunday April 13th, 2014.

And Now, The Most Expensive Williamsburg Apartment of All Time


Record-breaking in prices in Williamsburg condos don’t come as much of a surprise these days, but when one hits the market for $5.199 million—a price that’d render it the neighborhood’s all-time most expensive home—we’re still inclined to take notice. Or at the very least, to scam on the pictures and see what all the fuss is about.

Should We Bite the Bullet and Pay for a Week’s Worth of Cab Rides a Time, MetroCard-Style?


In a bid to un-seat Uber as everyone’s go-to cab-hailing app, Whisk has launched a new option letting users in certain Brooklyn neighborhoods pay a flat weekly for frequent trips to and from Manhattan.Sort of like a MetroCard, but far more expensive.

Roc Nation's Expansion? X JAY-Z JUAN PEREZ


The moves have been few but explosive. To harp on the fact that Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports has existed for just twelve months is to short-sell its impact.

SUPREME X BROOKS BROTHERS – SEERSUCKER SUIT | PREVIEW


For the upcoming issue of i-D magazine, the fashion publication gets an exclusive first look at the anticipated Supreme x Brooks Brothers collaboration.

JORDAN BRAND HINTS AT AIR JORDAN XX9 DEBUT FOR NBA PLAYOFFS


Jordan Brand has unveiled a new video that seemingly teases the imminent debut of the Air Jordan XX9 during the upcoming NBA postseason.