Next up from the Summer 2014 City Pack, after having presented the Air Max 1 “London” already, is the Nike Air Max 90 Ice “NYC.” The sneaker comes in a classic stone/hyper cobald colorway, featuring a large polka dot pattern running over the full upper. The ice outer sole is a nice touch and the tongue hints at the sneaker’s city association.
Joseph Lally takes us into the bittersweet territory of obsession with the tenth episode of his rolling Soap Opera series, in a fetishistic film unambiguously titled Objectification of a Male Model . Veering from romantic soft focus to invasive exploration, Lally’s ode to male beauty and his investigation of the subject as object of desire steers the viewer from fascination to discomfort.
“You should never, ever be understood completely.
Back in 1993, a group of music obsessed friends in Seattle decided to open a barbershop so they’d have a place to hang out. They called it Rudy’s after one of their friends spray painted the moniker on the wall in reference to the Fat Albert character. (To “Rudy” was to go crazy for the day, which fit in with the friends’ ethos.) The interiors quickly got covered with band posters (there was an ordinance against posting them outside at the time) and some not-so-under-the-radar groups like Nirvana and Pearl Jam showed up with flyers to spread word about their music
No longer the ugly stepbrothers of the beauty industry, men’s facial moisturizers have upgraded with better textures and ingredients.
Women are demanding foot surgery so they can wear designer shoes in comfort.
Film Chris Messina (aka Danny Castelano) debuts his first movie, Alex of Venice , at Tribeca. ( Huffington Post ) Celebrity Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski take their Olympic routine to the Kentucky Derby.
Layered over a sporty T-shirt or jacket, the men’s jumpsuit lends a certain street credibility to spring wardrobes.
Michael Alig is being released from prison in less than two weeks, after serving 17 years behind bars for killing Angel Melendez. It was a particularly gruesome murder
A new show at the Philadelphia Museum of Art honors the work of Patrick Kelly and explores his influence on the contemporary streetwear label Gerlan Jeans.
Here’s actress Julianne Moore , strolling around in NYC’s West Village (her home turf), carrying a black and white leather Reed Krakoff Track Tote that truly pops with her black and white polka-dotted shirt (and her general “low-key weekend New Yorker” vibe). You can score Julianne’s exact top-handled tote for $1,390 at Net-A-Porter . This brand is particularly adept at creating functional, oversized handbags; case in point: this giant Reed Krakoff Kit XL Clutch we saw Kerry Washington carrying last year
McDonald’s gave one economist’s daughter a “girl toy” too many.
For those of you (and by that I mean me) who love Chloé’s Baylee bagicon but just can’t get over that double-zipper pull (and the inconvenience that comes with it), here is a new rendition that’s a total problem-solver. The smooth-leather tote version offers the same look, but the double-zipper detail has been implemented in a way that’s easier and more functional by leaps and bounds. Read the full post Chloé Smooth Leather Tote: Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah! which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
“Castaner is a Spanish family brand with origins going all the way back to the late 1700s, but their rope-soled footwear has never looked more modern. That’s because an espadrille instantly adds some continental flare to any summer outfit
The French actress, a successful model in her native country, reflects on her provocative performance and becoming a mother.
For some, being in New York feels like being in the movies —
Johnny Depp’s been stepping out with fianc
I didn’t want to be pregnant, and at the time, I couldn’t enjoy it on any level. Now, watching friends anticipate birth, I want what I know what I missed.
Fashion is an industry of rarity, but the news late last week from Mulberry may be the rarest thing we’ve seen in recent memory.
Faye and Erica Toogood Photography by Maria Eisl Leave it to two sisters growing up in rural England in a sartorially-obsessed family to provide a truly unique slant on the way we wear clothes today. Debuting this season is Toogood , a new clothing concept by 37-year-old furniture and interiors designer, Faye Toogood and her Savile Row trained pattern cutter sister Erica, that takes a measured stance against the ever-increasing pace of fashion. With a rousing ma…