Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Adidas Opens in Brooklyn Because Bavaria Was a Tough Sell


In the race to beat Nike and upstart Under Armour, Adidas has realized that its headquarters—located in the middle of nowhere in Bavaria—are becoming an issue when it comes to attracting top talent. Reuters visits Adidas's campus near Herzogenaurach, a town of just 24,000 people, where most Adidas designers are based. It sounds charming—rolling hills, historic old town famous for gingerbread—but also a bit boring. Especially when compared with Portland, where Nike is located.

SEE AMAL ALAMUDDIN'S GORGEOUS OSCAR DE LA RENTA WEDDING GOWN


It happened. The world's most famous bachelor, George Clooney, got married over the weekend to the beautiful (and brilliant) Amal Alamuddin, in a star-studded ceremony in Venice, Italy on Saturday.

J.CREW’S NEW WILLIAMSBURG STORE ISN’T VERY HIPSTERY AT ALL


In 2012, when rumors first began floating that J.Crew was planning to open its first Brooklyn location in Williamsburg, we (and the rest of the Internet) couldn’t help but poke fun at the prospect of the retailer catering to the neighborhood’s hipster stereotypes. Since then, I’m pretty sure making fun of hipsters has finally stopped being funny and the Williamsburg J.Crew has actually opened at 234 Wythe Avenue.

Harlem Meets Brooklyn Outfit (Thank U "AM")



I find that Harlem is learning to love Brooklyn and visa versa. This outfit is both edgy and classy. 

1. Chico's Subtle Details Crystal II Top
2. Ray-Ban Foldable Clubmaster Sunglasses 
3. Chico's Black Label Gold Open Cuff
4. Proenza Schouler PS1 Suede Pouch in Poppy
5. Chico's Fancy Fringe Animal Skirt
6. BCBGMAXAZRIA Jase Boot

BEYONCÉ UNVEILS 2015 CALENDAR



From January to December, Beyoncé runs the world 365 days a year with her second annual calendar. Feed your obsession with 12 months of Queen Bey, shot by famed photographers including Yosra El-Essawy, Santiago & Mauricio, Nick Farrell, Robin Harper, and Mason Poole.

NICKI MINAJ TO HOST 2014 MTV EUROPE MUSIC AWARDS


Nicki Minaj is taking over the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards. The “Anaconda” rapper will host this year’s show.
Not only will she take on hosting duties, she will also hit the stage for a performance. Queen Nicki shared the news on Instagram along with a promo photo of herself sitting in a throne and decked out in royal attire.

Monday, September 29, 2014

ALEXANDER WANG IS REPRISING HIS BESTSELLING 'FREJA' BOOTS FOR H&M


The October issues are chock-full of previews for what will likely prove to be the most buzzed-about designer collaboration in recent memory: Alexander Wang's upcoming collection for H&M.

YOU CAN DRINK KENZO'S LATEST COLLABORATIOIN


"Evian" may be "naive spelled backwards" -- thanks for bringing that to our attention all those years ago, "Reality Bites" -- but there was nothing happenstance about the latest collaboration from Kenzo masterminds Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, a limited-edition bottle based on a print from the French house’s David Lynch-inspired fall collection.

JAY Z AND BEYONCÉ PERFORM AT GLOBAL CITIZEN FESTIVAL


Their “On the Run Tour” may be over, but Jay Z and Beyoncé brought their show back to life at the 3rd Annual Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Saturday.

Givenchy Leather MA-1 Bomber Jacket


With the fall season fast approaching, Givenchy roll out their outerwear program with this heavy duty leather MA-1 bomber.

Black Scale Fall 2014 QS Football Jersey


Black Scale presents a new limited edition football jersey as part of its Fall 2014 collection. Coming in both black and white versions the jersey features classic sports elements, including large numbers placed on the front and the two sleeves.

COMME des GARCONS HOMME PLUS Tartan Cotton Biker Jacket


Following the presentation of their Spring/Summer 2015 collection, COMME des GARCONS HOMME shows off a luxurious cotton biker jacket featuring a striking tartan pattern.

Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter 2014 Run Away Sneakers



French luxury powerhouse Louis Vuitton have entered the fashion sneaker game with a set of luxe runners that you would be insane to actually go running in. Bearing more than a passing resemblance to the Nike Internationalist, the sneaker sports a leather patchwork upper, an LV-engraved metal plaque on the heel counter, and a suede lining.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Ronnie Fieg x adidas Originals EQT Support 93


Following his recent collaboration with Filling Pieces, Ronnie Fieg has teamed up with adidas Originals for his very first collaboration with the Three Stripes. Dedicated to the New York Police Department and their efforts during the World Trade Center attacks of 2001,

David Beckham Covers ‘Another Man’ Magazine’s Fall/Winter 2014 Issue



While Kate Moss graces the cover of the latest issue of AnOther magazine, international pop culture icon David Beckham can be seen wearing the latest Raf Simons x Sterling Rubycollection as he adorns the cover of Another Man‘s Fall/Winter 2014 issue. Shot by Collier Schorr and styled by the magazine’s creative director Alister Mackie, Beckham’s spread is paired with a fascinating interview by legendary fashion journalist Tim Blanks – several excerpts from the interview have been inserted below.