Actress Taraji P. Henson turned heads this morning on her appearance on ABC's the Viewtoday wearing THEIA's hipster neoprene Birds of Paradisedress. The short sleeve cocktail dress is from THEIA's Fall 2014collection boasting a textured collar--bateau neckline. Are you smitten? Sorry ladies the gorgeous frock, retailing for several hundreds of dollars, is currently a SOLD OUT item on the internet and most likely will not be found on any of the racks of the finer department stores but doesn't Henson look FAB?
For Autumn/Winter 2015,Kanye West and adidas Originals unveil a bold new proposition: YEEZY SEASON 1, a collection of apparel and footwear that cherishes universality and timelessness. Described by West as the world’s first “solutions-based” clothing line, the individual pieces define a style that matches the relentless pace of contemporary lives. “I don’t want the clothes to be the life,” he says. “I want the clothes to help the life.”
The March issueof Voguegoes on the road with best friends Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss. Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss have forged the kind of careers--and the kind of friendship that people dream about. The article delves in Swifts life in her new Tribeca, New York City digs, making time for BFF Kloss and cooking together. Click herefor more.
The Marchissue hits newsstands nationwide on February 18th
The 21st Annual SAG Awardsbrought out color and GLAMin a big way. Top honors go to actresses Lupita Nyong'o, Viola Davis, Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston and Sofia Vergara in a variety of looks ranging from a full length Donna Karan Ateliergown to a sleek to a Givenchy jump suit.
Best dressed? Lupita Nyong'o in Elie Saab. Nyong'o was a stunner in a pleated floral Elie Saabgown matched by red Sophia Webster heels.
Rihanna, the seven-time Grammy Award winner and CFDA's Fashion Icon laureate has been named Creative Director of Puma--she will also serve as the brand's Global Brand Ambassador. “Signing Rihanna is a fantastic step for Puma,” said Puma’s chief executive officer Bjørn Gulden. “Her global profile, her charisma and individuality, her ambition – all these things make her a perfect ambassador for our brand. With a strong portfolio in football, running and motorsport, finding an inspiring partner for women’s training was very important. Rihanna was a natural choice for us. We’re delighted to have her as a partner, and we’re looking forward to what’s to come.”
We love thisAMAZINGselfie of Madonna "getting it in" with Kanye West & Givenchy Creative Director Riccardo Tisci at last night'sKeep A Child Alive's 11th Annual Black Ball.Keep A Child Alive's CEO Peter Twyman in the background--far left.
Oscar de la Renta, the doyen of American fashion, whose career began in the 1950s in Franco’s Spain and sprawled across the better living rooms of Paris and New York, and who was the last survivor of that generation of bold, all-seeing tastemakers, died on Monday at his home in Kent, Conn. He was 82. His death was confirmed by his wife, Annette de la Renta. Though ill with cancer intermittently for a decade, Mr. de la Renta was resilient. During that period, his business grew by 50 percent, to $150 million in sales, as his name became linked to celebrity events like the Oscars. Amy Adams, Sarah Jessica Parker and Penélope Cruz were among the stars who wore his dresses. Click here for more.
There is nothing more luxurious than the perfect cocktail. Certainly everyone should drink responsibly and when out on the quest one can drink "fashionably" with the help of this little cocktail suggestion
1 ounce of London Dry Gin
1 ounce of Suze
1 ounce of Bianco Vermouth
Serve on the rocks, Garnish with an orange twist.
***Negroni Week runs June 1-7 and LDV Hospitality will donate a dollar from each one sold. American Cut in Tribeca will be supporting The Robin Hood Foundation and The Regent Cocktail Club in Miami has partnered with Canines For Kids.
*provided to The Quest for "it" by LDV Hospitality