Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Lais Ribeiro by Greg Kadel for Vogue Brazil February 2017


Kanye West to Debut Yeezy Season 5 at New York Fashion Week

Kanye West
All of the lights will be shining as Kanye West readies Yeezy Season 5 for New York Fashion Week.
The G.O.O.D. Music boss is set to unveil the latest season of his famed fashion line with a runway show slated to take place at Pier 59 Studios on Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. ET, according to a tweet from DONDA.

Lovely Lucite

Clear your closet for some fantastic plastic pieces known as lucite. This translucent trend is making its way into bags, shoes, jewelry, and more! Lovely lucite is versatile and universal, and it’ll add a fresh burst of on-trend vibes to any ensemble. I perused the inter-web and rounded up crystal clear goodies that are destined to add some fancy fun to your wardrobe.

Best Curly Hair Products, According to Your Curl Type

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Ten years ago, curly hair got little to no product love.
Fast-forward to 2017, when brands like Shea Moisture and Carol's Daughter are plenty and even affordable options like Garnier and luxury labels like Oribe offer curl-specific products. Got coils, waves or natural bends in your hair? There's now a product to enhance them. There may be so many, in fact, that it's hard to tell which works best for you hair type. Well, worry no more.
 The results may surprise you.

First Look: Rihanna Stars as Marion Crane in ‘Bates Motel’ Trailer

Rihanna’s acting takeover continues.
After getting a first look of her Ocean’s Eight character Nine Ball yesterday (Jan. 30), Rihanna reveals her “Bates Motel” character Marion Crane.

Aiden Curtis, Danielle Ellsworth, Hoyeon Jung, and More by Victor Demarchelier for Vogue Japan March 2017


Vacay Every Day: Resort Wear To Wear Now

“On vacation, you can wear all the colorful and casual clothing that you like, but you must always be elegant,” said Christian Dior. We couldn’t agree more. Sunsets and seabreeze call for sexy sheers and playful stripes. Add some mirrored aviators, a metallic manicure and let your holiday happen. Enjoy a mai-tai or just dress like it. Either way, now is the time for the sexy ease inspired by an umbrella-embellished cocktail: colorful, casual, elegant. Sunnier days are right around the bend and spring break is closer than you think.
Because vacation is a state of mind, and these pieces will take you there.

You're Doing It Wrong: Blow-Drying Your Roots

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If you're a habitual blow-dryer, you've got that silky-smooth, perfectly-bouncy finish down pat. All-over body is not your problem.

Kim Kardashian’s Pierced Nails

Kim Kardashian recently flaunted pierced nails via her snapchat and sent the fashion/entertainment world into a frenzy.  “Kim Kardashian starts new trend as she tries out pierce nails,” read The Daily Mail headline.

Pharrell Williams & Helen Lasichanh Welcome Triplets

Pharrell Williams, Helen Lasichanh, Governors Awards 2016 
Three cheers for Pharrell Williams and Helen Lasichanh!
Pharrell Williams and his wife Helen Lasichanh have three major reasons to celebrate. The couple welcomed triplets this month, according to Vanity Fair.

Monday, 30 January 2017

Tameka ‘Tiny’ Harris Answers Questions About Marriage And Plastic Surgery

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Hosts CIROC The New Year 2014 At Private Miami Estate
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Tameka “Tiny” Harris jumped on social media to answer the burning questions of her fans. During the gab session the 41-year-old revealed a couple of things— including the state of her marriage.
“I don’t need to go back to T.I.,” she says to a question about her reconciling with her husband T.I.

#MODELMONDAYS: Chanel Iman Is HOT In This Diamond Encrusted Crop Top Bodice

Celebrity Sightings In Los Angeles - January 28, 2017
Beauties, it’s Monday, so you know that means #ModelMondays where we celebrate Black and Brown models in the fashion industry. Today, we are celebrating Chanel Iman, the beauty is known for her streetstyle and fashion, in addition to her runway (she is a former Victoria Secret Angel) and editorial looks.

GET THE LOOK: Taraji P. Henson’s Upscale Undercut Hairstyle At The 2017 SAG Awards

Taraji P. Henson BTS
Hidden Figures actress Taraji P. Henson showed up and showed out at the 2017 Screen Actors’ Guild Award. She came in an award-winning Reem Acra dress, that was a feminine and whimsical difference from her typical form fitting looks on the red carpet.

Obama Breaks Silence; Speaks Out Against Trump And Praises Protestors

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After nine days of utter silence, former President Obama is speaking out against President Trump and his xenophobic executive order banning Syrian refugees and people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. He also had words of encouragement for those protesting this new administration.

A Brief History of Celebrities Who Just Can't Help Themselves Around Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep, 2017 SAG Awards, CandidsMore often than not, Ryan Gosling is a walking meme. His very presence is like one giant "Hey Girl." Even when he is simply standing there, minding his own business, he's being all Gosling-y, what with his sensitive eyes and his knowing smirk and that freaking hair.

Fashion Deets: Hanifa’s Codi Sock Boots

This Product comes to you from one of my favorite brands! Take a look at the Hanifa Codi Boots:

Drake, Kanye West, & Justin Bieber Won’t Attend Grammys

Drake, Kanye West, and Justin Bieber
Some of music’s biggest stars will be missing from Music’s Biggest Night. Drake, Kanye West, Justin Bieber, and Frank Ocean are reportedly skipping the Grammys this year.

Khloe Kardashian Uses This Weird Lip Tool to Naturally Plump Her Lips

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"Lips are never out of season."
At least that's how Khloe Kardashian's skin pro, Nurse Jamie, likes to put it. You might not have a perfectly pouty pair on par with KoKo, but that's not what the celeb skin expert, who also appears on Revenge Body With Khloé Kardashian, is talking about. To get lips that look as good as they feel, all you're missing is her brand-new NuLips kit. (And, yes, Khloe has it, too—she snapped hers on Snapchat last week.)

Amy Adams' Makeup Artist Shares a Smoky Eye Trick You Probably Never Thought About

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The eyes have it.
It's not often we see a dramatic smoky eye on Amy Adams—the Arrival star tends to wear neutral beauty looks on the red carpet. However, the SAG Award-nominated actress turned heads Sunday night in a stunning Brandon Maxwell dress, Tyler Ellis clutch and striking makeup, courtesy of celeb makeup artist Stephen Sollitto.

SAG Awards Style Tribes: Stripes, Fairy-Like Details & Pink, Oh My!

ESC: Style TribesFrom shades of pink to whimsical silhouettes to all-black ensembles, the stars' style aligned last night.
One thing's for sure: With every award show comes a new crop of red carpet trends, and at last night's SAG Awards, there were four themes that really stole the show.

Kate Hudson's 3-Step Contouring Trick—No Bronzer Needed

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Kate Hudson has an uncanny way of making sexy look effortless, no matter the occasion.
And the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards was no exception. She turned heads in a slit-sleeve black Dior dress, but it was her fresh makeup look that held our attention most. "Her dress was so elegant, yet sexy, so we didn't want too much going on with the makeup...but I definitely wanted it to be impactful," noted Kate's makeup artist Debra Ferullo.

Who Wore it Better? Rihanna vs. Kylie Jenner in The Dolls House Fashion Fringed Cami Jumpsuit

We have a style showdown! Kylie and Rih Rih seem to have the same taste! Kylie stepped out in Costa Rica in the same The Dolls House Fashion Fringed Cami Jumpsuit previously spied on Rihanna:

Ocean's Eight: See the First Official Photo of the All-Female Cast

Ocean's Eight, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Awkwafina, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson
Nothing to see here, right? Just eight women commuting via the New York City subway.
Except these are no ordinary women. Warner Bros. has released the first official photo from Ocean's Eight, showing cast members Awkwafina, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Sandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson and Rihanna riding the rails.

Gucci Teases Potential All Black Pre-Fall 2017 Ad Campaign: Cool or Problematic?

gucci-all-black-ad-campaignIt’s a crazy time in the world right now. Trump has implemented travel bans, thus creating even more division and upset in the world.

Bask & Bathe

Through trial and error, each of us has learned a few hard life lessons. We’ve also all disappointed someone, or even ourselves, at some point, falling short of expectations or our desired achievement. When these moments occur, or later on in life when the memory of those incidents resurface, it can cause us to feel melancholy, a deep sense of condemnation, or worse, a paralyzing degree of failure.

Fashion Deets: The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards with Kerry Washington in Roberto Cavalli, Taraji P. Henson in Reem Acra, Tracee Ellis Ross in Ulyana Sergeenko, and More!

The SAGs went down tonight and it’s always one of the best red carpets of the year! Chic pants, stripes, bold hues, and curve-hugging silhouettes emerged as the night’s biggest trends.
Check out the must-see looks below:

Saturday, 28 January 2017

GOAT! Serena Williams Wins Australian Open; Beats Her Sister Venus

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It’s clear that Serena Williams is the greatest of all time.
Not only did she beat her sister Venus Williams in the finals of the Australian Open for her 7th title in Melbourne, but she also won her 23rd Grand Slam title! According to USA Todaythe 35-year-old beat her older sister, Venus, 36, in a 6-4, 6-4 final victory that lasted an hour and 22 minutes. But given their close relationship, there was no animosity with one another when the match ended—only love and admiration.

Ricky Bell’s Shocking Drug Addiction + More Things We Learned From ‘The New Edition Story’

2015 Holiday Jam Concert Series - Detroit, Michigan
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BET’s three-night miniseries The New Edition Story came to an end Thursday night, leading to the shocking revelation that Ricky Bell struggled with drug addiction. Here are the moments we’re still talking about.

Oprah Winfrey Wants To Stock Your Fridge With Healthy Foods

Oprah Winfrey at Essence Empowerment Experience
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Oprah Winfrey is not playing any games when it comes to weight loss and staying healthy. The television personality who has battled with her size for decades became a spokesperson for Weight Watchers in 2016. She famously proclaimed her love of bread in their commercials and reportedly lost more than 40 pounds.
Now, she’s taking her mission to help other lose weight to the kitchen.

Fashion Deets: Harper’s BAZAAR’s 150 Most Fashionable Women Celebration with Ciara in Rhea Costa, Tracee Ellis Ross in Rasario, Yara Shahidi in Dolce & Gabbana, and More!

Harper’s BAZAAR celebrated 150 of the most fashionable women in the world in West Hollywood. Our favorite supermodels, singers, actresses, and more were all in attendance.
Let’s get into the evening’s looks, shall we?

Fashion Deets: Kevin Hart’s Rockets vs Sixers Game Gucci Snake Graphic Hoodie and Gucci Ace Low-Top Sneakers

Kevin Hart clowned around at the Rockets vs Sixers game clad in a $850 Gucci Snake-Graphic Cotton French Terry Hoodie and $550 Ace Low-Top Sneakers:

The pullover hoodie is composed of red cotton French terry and features a multicolored snake graphic and logo lettering at the front.

Rihanna Visits Malawi to Promote Education

Bad Gal is doing good.
After taking to the streets in last week’s Women’s March, Rihanna visited students in Malawi, Africa to promote education through her Clara Lionel Foundation.

Friday, 27 January 2017

Shop The Sale

Still in the midst of winter, just before the dawn of spring, we hang in that wonderful place where beloved designers must make room for the new and mark down their treasured threads to nearly half their original price. It’s mid-season sale time! The most current trends, from the designers you love, are finally available for prices you can afford. I scoured the inter-web and stocked up my carts to bring you the best of the best of these sale spectaculars. Find your dream threads below.

Jennifer Lopez Opens Up About Juggling Business and Motherhood: "I Just Try to Do the Best That I Can"

Jennifer Lopez

No matter what she commits to, Jennifer Lopez is always ready to give all she has.
Between performing all her hits in Las Vegas, shooting Shades of Blue and raising two children, the "On the Floor" singer has more than a busy schedule.
Thursday night was no different when the fashion designer celebrated the launch of Jennifer Lopez and Giuseppe Zanotti's shoe capsule collection at Neiman Marcus in Beverly Hills.

5 Days, 5 Ways: Olivia Palermo Knows a Thing or Two About Layering

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Stars flocked to Paris this week to watch haute couture ensembles make their way down the runway.
Needless to say, they rose to the occasion wearing incredibly chic outfits bound to lend us endless amounts of inspiration. On Monday, Olivia Palermo caught our eye in an impeccably layered and ultra-edgy outfit. She wore a black turtleneck underneath a distressed chunky knit, black tights underneath a crisp pair of cropped trousers, pointy-toed lace-up heels and tied the whole look together with a corset—everything by Dior.

Best Looks Of The Week

Happy Friday!
Prepare for sartorial greatness because these ladies took the term “slay” to unparalleled heights. So, let’s dive straight into the contenders for this installment of our Look of the Week feature!
Keep scrolling to see which style mavens made the cut!

Kim Kardashian's Making a Case for (Fake) Lip Piercings

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Are lip rings the new nipple piercings?
Kim Kardashian's new Instagram aesthetic has made it a little hard to keep up with her lately, but if you follow the mogul on Snapchat you've most likely noticed her new (faux) piece of $735 body jewelry—specifically in the facial region.

Thandie Newton by Hasse Nielsen for The Edit January 2017


Fashion Deets: Kourtney Kardashian’s Calabasas $42 Naked Wardrobe Velvet Views Sweat Suit

Kourtney Kardashian took son Mason to art class in Calabasas, keeping it casual in a $42 Naked Wardrobe Velvet Views Sweat Suit:

Halle Berry Uses This Facial-in-a-Box to Get Red Carpet Skin at Home

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Celebs, they're just like us.
OK, not really...but any time you can do what they're doing—especially in terms of beauty—you'd jump on the opportunity, right?

Top Skin Experts Share Their All-Time Favorite Drugstore Products

ESC: Vanessa Hudgens
You know their names, but their faces may totally escape you.
Kate Somerville, Murad, Dr. Dennis Gross...sound familiar?


Missy Elliott is back with new flava in ya ear. After dropping her Pharrell-produced single “Pep Rally” last year, the hip-hop trailblazer surprises with a brand new single called “I’m Better.”
Produced by Lamb (Beyoncé, Monica) and written by Missy, the trap-infused track is accompanied by a video, which she co-directed with her longtime collaborator Dave Meyers (“Lose Control,” “Work It”).

Ciara Signs with Warner Bros. Records

Warner Brothers Records!!! Lets Get It! Proud to announce and honored to join the family! To all my Ladies out there...this is truly a time where we can do anything, be anything we want, & Love to the fullest while being loved in return.. there is No Limit! Dreams really do come true! I’m supercharged to make the World Dance again!Ciara has a new home.
On Friday (Jan. 27), Warner Bros. Records announced the signing of the multifaceted singer-songwriter. CiCi also celebrated the news on Instagram.

Wide Leg Trouser

The wide leg trouser is one of those wonderful basics that carries a couture chicness that instantly punctuates office-friendly attire, as well as evening ensembles, with a fierce command. To bombshell this basic, opt for an on-trend ’70s-inspired high-waisted, zip-front version of the pant. Pair with a shimmering palette of golds and neutrals, including a long sleeved bodysuit, a gold snakeskin clutch, and a studded wedge sandals. Finesse with even more delicate bits of gold incorporating a gold choker, bangle bracelets, and crystal studs. Finish this head-turning look with a lux nude shade on the lips.
Shop The Image:

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Fashion Deets: Kendall Jenner’s LAX $990 Vetements x Champion White Edition Hoodie, $760 Track Pants, and $695 Balenciaga Race Runner Sneakers

Kendall Jenner traipsed through LAX in a $990 Vetements x Champion White Edition Hoodie, $760 Track Pants, and $695 Balenciaga Race Runner Sneakers:

Her long-sleeve French terry hoodie is a collaboration between the brand and classic athletic wear label Champion. It features a logo patch, drawstring at the hood, dropped shoulders, a front zip closure, welt pockets at the waist, extended woven panels striped in blue and red featuring the brand’s logo graphic at the sleeves and back, a rib knit hem, tonal hardware, and tonal stitching.

Keri Hilson Talks New Album ‘L.I.A.R.’

Keri Hilson
After a misstep with her new album announcement last year, Keri Hilson hit “The Real” on Thursday (Jan. 26) to talk about L.I.A.R. (Love Is a Religion), her first album in more than six years.

5 Inspiring Things You Need to Know About Yara Shahidi's Hair

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One thing is for sure: This breakout star has beautiful hair.
Yara Shahidi, who plays the eldest daughter on the hit show Black-ish (and possible new spinoff), has an inspiring mane message.

The Hadids Versus the Kardashians: A Family Face-Off

Kardashians, Hadids
The tectonic plates of fame are shifting, and it's time for everyone in Hollywood to brace for the earthquake.

Yara Shahidi by Mike Rosenthal for Mane Addicts


Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King, Lupita Nyong’o, and More by Annie Leibovitz for Vanity Fair’s 2017 Hollywood Portfolio


#TBT: The Style Evolution of New Edition

Today, we’re taking it back to jerry curls and high-top sneakers with high-top fades to match. To the one of the predecessors of the pop boy band craze. Before *NSync were synchronized, before New Kids On The Block, and before Boyz II Men, there was New Edition.

Rihanna’s ‘Love on the Brain’ and ‘Sex With Me’ Certified Platinum

Hard “Work” pays off. Shortly after “Kiss It Better” went platinum, RiRi is adding more plaques to her wall.
The Recording Industry Association of America has awarded platinum certifications to two other ANTI tracks, “Love on the Brain” and “Sex With Me,” while “Work” featuring Drake is now five times platinum.
Roc Nation celebrated their superstar’s success, tweeting, “Congrats @rihanna! ‘Love On The Brain’ & ‘Sex With Me’ are certified Platinum and ‘WORK’ ft. @Drake is certified 5X Platinum @RIAA.”

Victoria Beckham's Orange Trousers Are Large and in Charge

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This is one style risk that absolutely paid off.
Victoria Beckham's no stranger to low-rise trousers, but it's the oversized nature of these bad boys that really caught our attention (and maybe the fact they're bright orange, but that's besides the point). The fashion designer looked as chic as ever in this colorfully tailored ensemble from her own collection, pairing the statement-making bottoms with a fitted blue button-down and brown clutch.
The takeaway here? Don't be afraid to play with sizing!

Beauty Dupes: How To Score Designer Products For Less

When it comes to living lavishly on a budget, it’s about mastering the kind of eye that can spot couture quality, but for less. On wonderfully rare occasions, the more affordable impostor is not even an impostor— it’s basically the same exact product (sometimes even made by the same company) but repackaged under a different name. I call this the beauty dupe.

Aisling Camps Knitwear

I always love stumbling across new designers! One you should definitely keep on your radar? Aisling Camps:

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Fashion Deets: Alicia & Olivia’s Basqiuat Beat Bop Clutch

Alice + Olivia are known for their bright prints, bold pieces and stylish threads.  Their latest collection has pieces that pay homage to the late artist Basquiat, a man who was known for his bold statements through art and expression.  Check out today’s Product of the Day, Alice + Olivia’s $495 Basquiat Beat Bop Clutch: