Categories Celebrity Fashion, Entertainment, Fashion, The Look

Mid Week Fashion Round Up

Though it’s only Wednesday, there have been tons of best dressed to grace our presence for this mid week fashion round up. 
If you didn’t let the Joe Budden/Migos, Chris Brown/Migos beef distract you post BET Awards, there was actually lots of slayage that hit the carpet! 
Let’s Start with Letoya Luckett who served this Candice Cuoco x Vanessa Simmons number with finger waves.

Sibley Scoles rocking Alexander Wang.

 Lil Mama looking like a goddess in Steven Khalil

While blonde bobs were seen all over the carpet, Cardi B takes the cake while rocking Givenchy!

The jet over to Paris, where Gabrielle Union and hubby Dwayne Wade have been serving looks on everybody. Dwayne’s son Zion even got in on the fun! 

The first ever NBA awards were held Monday in NYC and while Russell Westbrook was named MVP and most stylish, that didn’t stop other players from showing up and showing out! 
Defensive player of the year Draymond Green opted for a YSL tuxedo/short set! 

Host Drake rocked Tom Ford 

Festus Ezeli wowed the crowd in a custom Alba Legacy suit

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Categories Music

Music Flashback: Nelly’s “Country Grammar” was released on This Day in 2000!

As if I couldn’t make myself feel any older, The Nelly Takeover began on this day when he dropped “Country Grammar” in 2000! Be it that I am from good ol’ St. Louis, I remember everyone and their mama saying they were in Nelly’s videos or that they knew Nelly! I did know a “Nellie” but it was my big sister!
Wait, I do know “Big Nelly,” Cornell Haynes Sr., he is my cousin Renell’s best friend! I digress.
This album would start a trend of guys wearing bandaids under their eye while rocking Air Force 1’s and Nelly’s Vokal line. Great times!
Did ya’ll know that “Country Grammar” went DIAMOND?! No matter how you try to spin Nelly’s situation, the numbers don’t lie and Nelly had the rap game on lock and went on to have two more platinum selling albums after “Country Grammar”. 
Here’s to you Nelly and thank you for introducing the world to St. Louis! 

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Categories Celebrity News

Carla Fendi Dies At Age 79

The fashion industry has lost a fashion icon, Carla Fendi, one of the 5 fendi sisters, passed away late Monday night after a long battle with an unknown illness.

Fendi started as a leather good shop in 1925 and Carla recalls living above her parents shop and running around playing with the handbags and shreds of leather.

She told WWD, “Accessories were our first toys.”

Once the sisters took over in the 1960’s, Fendi expanded to ready to wear, home, children’s, and shoes. Karl Lagerfeld was brought in as Creative Director and the company saw a significant boost in revenue after he introduced furs into the line.

Carla Fendi was also responsible for pushing the brand to where it is today. The Fendi logo is one of the top recognized luxury brands worldwide.
In her later years, Carla became a advocate for art and culture in Rome. Her foundation restored the city’s Trevi Fountain, where Fendi hosted one of its runway shows.
Carla, your impact on the fashion world will never be forgotten. Thank you for your creativity and passion.

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Categories Art, Celebrity Fashion, Celebrity News, Fashion, Lifestyle, Magazine Covers, Men Fashion, Music, The Look

Ye’ Turns 40


Today we celebrate Kanye West 40th birthday and whats a better way to honor the former Louis Vuitton Don than with some of his greatest moments in Fashion. Just like we all have a favorite Ye’ album, we all have a favorite Ye’ fashion era. I honestly prefer anything pre 2012 (shade), though the fashion on Yeezus was impressive. I’m not here for the homeless/bodysuit monochromatic look where I have to pay 600 bucks for a sweatshirt that I can get at Walmart. 
So here’s to you Kanye, we hope you give us 40 more years of style. 





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Categories Men Fashion, The Look

Off White x Nike Air Jordan 1


Yesterday, Kevin Durant debuted the Off White x Nike Air Jordan 1’s as he arrived for game 2 of The Finals. This collaboration doesn’t have a release date yet but I’m sure it will be sometime mid summer. They will retail for $350. 

Photo Cred: Instagram 

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Categories Photography, Travel

Do it for the Gram’: Top 5 Instagrammable locations

In this day and age of every move being documented, why not get some culture and hit some of the best countries in the world for an amazing photo! 

Havana, Cuba.


Since opening there borders to the U.S., many have flocked to the small island know for there cigars and cars. Though it’s inexpensive, make sure you take enough for cab fare! 

Venice, Italy


Known for there canals and architecture stemming back to the Renaissance Era, Venice is definitely a must see and snap. 

Marrakech, Morocco

Who doesn’t want to have a photoshoot amongst the beautiful mosaic tiles and shop for exotic spices and souvenirs in the market? Here, you are bound to falling in love on a camel ride in the middle of the Sahara as the sun sets. 
Santorini, Greece


Let’s take a trip out to the island and just lay up.- Ella Mai
Santorini is definitely for lovers and lovers of the ocean. Lay out on a yacht and catch some sun with a glass of champagne but don’t forget to snap a pic on the clear blue waters for the gram. Watch the sunset and count the stars with your lover. 

Bangkok, Thailand 

The one regret I have is not studying abroad here while in college. Tuition plus 500 bucks, I def missed out. I would of loved to ride on an elephant and get massages everyday for as little as 2 dollars. There are tons of instagrammable gardens, temples and markets that will surely get you tons of likes. It’s also pocket friendly.

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ICYMI: Dior Resort 2018 

Theme: Dior meets the Wild West Location: calabasas, California 


Using the Las Virgenes Canyon as the backdrop for there Resort 2018 Show, Dior has taken the fashionista to the wild side. With hot air balloons donning “Dior Savauge”. 


Drawing inspiration from the Lascaux cave in the south of France for her second Resort collection, creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri mixed prints from historic cave with lace, hardware, leather and fur!



As models stutter down the dirt runway in boots and sandals, Rihanna, Demi Moore and Olivia Palermo sat front row. Solange rocked the stage at the afterparty as everyone sipped on Hennessy! Classy! 


Photos: Getty

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Categories Celebrity Fashion, Celebrity News, Entertainment, Fashion, Men Fashion, Music, Photography, Story, The Look

Happy Birthday Chris Brown 


Though you were finally served those restraining order papers on your birthday by Karrueche Tran, that doesn’t negate that fact that you are still R&B’s most stylish crooner…so cheers to you and your style!  

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Categories Celebrity Fashion, Celebrity News, Entertainment, Fashion, Photography, The Look

The Met Recap

As we all know the Met Gala took place May 1st, the world anxiously awaited for celebs to either fall flat or rise to the occasion. This years theme Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcon. Simple right.While our faves captivated the white carpet, the memo was missed again this year by many. Now, the average Joe might not understand the concept of the Met Gala but its a costume gala that has taken place since 1971. Key word: COSTUME.But I digress. 
Back to the Subject at hand. Best dressed and WORST. While there were many who looked stunning, there were many that were lackluster. 

BEST DRESSED 

1) Rihanna 

2) Halle Berry 
3)Priyanka Chopra 

4) Zoe Kravitz 

5) Solange 

WORST DRESSED 

1) Sophia Ritchie 

2) Kendall Jenner 

 3) Nicki Minaj

4) Lupita Nyongo 


5)Selena Gomez 

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Categories Art, Business, Entertainment, Fashion, Sales, The Look

Balmain/L’Oréal Collaboration


I see myself in Balmain by Loreal! 
Loreal and Balmain have teamed up for a for a lipstick collaboration that will have us all outside of our neighborhood walgreens or rite aid. The 3 theme 12 shade collection will debut in September at Paris Fashion Week and an exclusive “jewel edition” that will be carried at Balmain.

“With L’Oréal Paris, Rousteing brings the raw creativity with which he has reinvented Balmain, from the Paris runways to his first ever beauty collection,” L’Oréal and Balmain said in a joint statement. “Accessible beauty and high fashion now have a symbolic meeting point: This new Color Riche limited collection with Balmain Paris.”

Finally they are getting it right. Not all of us have the deep pockets to buy a $40 lipstick. I’m sure sick of it!

Photo: fiona torre 

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