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Flatforms are to Summer what UGGs are to Winter

Flatforms are to Summer what UGGs are to Winter

I hate flatforms. I loathe them with a passion. They are seriously the ugliest shoes of the summer. I always SMFH (shake my fly head) when I see a chick destroy a cute outfit with hideous flatforms. They just make the outfit look lazy in the same way UGGs make leggings and an oversized sweater look whack. Whereas a pair…

Derek Lam

#GYMFLOW: Derek Lam X Athleta

I normally go from the gym to Trader Joe’s. I take kickboxing and then I’m running errands. My workout clothes must work for the gym and beyond. Enter Derek Lam’s collaboration with Athleta, Derek Lam 10C Athleta. It’s a 37-piece line, that launches next month, and includes washable (YASS!) leather shorts and jogging pants, silky color-block tanks and a slick…

W Mag All Black Everythang

W Mag All Black Everythang

Okay, W magazine- I see you. W magazine for its August issue has included a 16-page fashion editorial shoot featuring entirely Black models, including Ajak Deng, Amilna Estevao, Anais Mali, Aya Jones, Binx Walton, and Tami Williams. The editorial was directed by W‘s Black style director Edward Enninful and the hair was styled by Jimmy Page. I love it! Young,…

beyonce in erica m final

Beyoncé Spotted Wearing Erica M!

Who is Erica M.? Brooklyn-based designer Erica Young describes Erica M., her ultra sexy line of hosiery and bodysuits, as “focused on creating an emotional response. ” Who wears Erica M.? One peep at Young’s Italian-made, intricately designed, burlesque-ready collection and you see why celebs like Rihanna, Madonna and supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio are covering their curves in the creations. Beyoncé…

Rosie Assoulin

Buy Now: Rosie Assoulin x The New It-Girl Accessory

Rosie Assoulin has become the go-to designer for It girls. Known for clean silhouette with a touch of whimsy, girls in Assoulin designs often end up on best-dressed lists. Rosie recently ventured into jewelry- where she partnered with her mentor and mom-in-law, Roxanne Assoulin at Lee Angel. In her first collection, Rosie presents a single glamorous flower earring. It’s the…

Announces Collabo With Sam Smith

Sam Smith Is Balenciaga’s New Frontman

Just last week Sam Smith announced that he was the new face of Balenciaga’s Autumn/Winter 2015 menswear collection, and within days of the announcement the French fashion house unveiled the campaign, which also includes a black-and-white video of the star. “Sam Smith conveys a quiet elegance and subtle sensuality that are perfect for Balenciaga. He represents both sensitivity and power—the…

Crotched Yeezy Boost 350

Crotched Yeezy Boost 750

Nano and Andrés, two young new parents and sneakers lovers, have created a baby booties brand and company inspired by iconic sneakers. My ovaries are slightly flipping at the thought of having a fashionable baby in a pair of crotched Yeezy Boost 350 or the Yeezy Boost 750, the first shoe West made with Adidas Originals. There is also the…

Stance Collaborates With Rihanna

Rihanna Collaborates With Sock Brand

U.S. based sock brand Stance has announced Rihanna has joined the brand as a contributing creative director and named as a “Punk & Poet” brand ambassador. Rihanna will design multiple seasons of her signature women’s collection throughout a multi-year partnership with Stance. I’ve had a great relationship with Stance for a long time and ‎I am happy to be working…

Marni's Oversized leather-trimmed shearling gilet

If I had a sponsor…Marni’s Oversized leather-trimmed shearling gilet

Trimmed in brown leather, Marni’s oversized gilet has been crafted in Italy from luxuriously soft shearling. With a boxy silhouette that’s perfect for layering, this cream style is a versatile addition to your fall and winter repertoire. Play with proportions by wearing it over slightly cropped pants. By Marni at Net-A-Porter.com Damage: $6,550 Love the style but not the price…