Fashion

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The 5 Met Gala Gowns I Care About

Fashion’s prom happened last night and celebs showed out on the red carpet for the 2016 Met Gala. The Gala’s theme of the evening was “Manus x Machina,” celebrating fashion in the age of technology. The theme was easily interpreted into high-wattage metallic numbers. Here, I weigh in on my top picks for this year’s best dressed. Karolina Kurkova’s dress…

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Beauty Focus: What You Need to Know About Konjac Sponges

I normally keep my skincare routine super simple. I don’t have sensitive skin but I like to treat my skin like it’s sensitive. When a new beauty tool hits the scene, I normally overlook them and continue with my tried and true. I’ve been peeping Konjac sponges and I dig how it doesn’t rotate, oscillate, or vibrate but it does…

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Melody Ehsani’s Lace Locks In Memory Of Prince

Designer Melody Ehsani has designed a limited edition capsule of five lace locks, honoring Prince. Ehsani recounts how she was lucky enough to meet and work with Prince, who encouraged her talent. She wrote about her memories of Prince and how he inspired her in a blog post: I had the distinct pleasure of spending some time with this man….

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How sweet is Yuna & Usher’s ‘Crush’ Video ?

Remember when you had a crush? Yuna and Usher evoke the magic feelings of falling for someone with “Crush,” a beautifully shot black and white video that feels like sweet spring days. The single is from Yuna’s third studio album titled Chapters.

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The Tea Behind Beyoncé Formation Tour Costumes

Here’s an up-close look at the fabulous over-the-top outfits Beyoncé wears on her “Formation” world tour. Beyoncé loves a bodysuits and she premiered seven of them at her kick off concert in Miami last night. The looks spoke to the Southern Gothic feel of Lemonade, including and especially the cream-colored, high-collared Balmain bodysuit she wore as the second look of the show. The show…

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Visuals: Cardi B Releases ‘Foreva’ Video

Whhhyyyyy is Cardi B so hilarious? I actually listened to her mixtape, Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 1 and it wasn’t horrible, it’s stripper fight music. Cardi releases the video for “Foreva” and the video includes dancing, a stalking chimpmunk and Cardi controlling a helicopter. It’s wacky and totally Cardi. In the song, Cardi B builds on the story of her…

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Peep: Blue Ivy’s Custom Kicks

Since Beyoncé‘s Lemonade was released, the creatives behind the project began to reveal themselves, including Nigerian-born and Brooklyn-based designer Laolu Senbanjo, who created the Yoruba-inspired makeup looks worn in the visual for the song “Sorry.” As a gift to Beyoncé, Senbanjo created the cutest pair of Adidas Originals kicks for Blue Ivy, customized with his designs. If you’re interested in…