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Beauty Tip Tuesday: Make Sure Your Curls Never Loose Moisture

Before you can begin to style your curls, you must ensure that it is full of moisture. With the cold weather it’s very easy for our hair to become dry and brittle. During the summer time, it’ll soak up the vitamin

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Gosha Rubchinskiy is Styling a Generation

http://www.vogue.com/fashion-shows/fall-2017-menswear/gosha-rubchinskiy The lines between streetwear and high fashion couture have grown increasingly blurred. Artists and fashion icons alike can be seen pairing high end with accessible labels that have gained popularity among the youth. Gosha Rubchinskiy‘s post-communist labels optimizes this

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Watch FKA Twigs Mesmerizing Nike Campaign Video

Multi-talented artist FKA twigs has debuted her first project as the Creative Director of NikeWomen’s Spring Zonal Strength Tights campaign. Titled “Do you believe in more?” and shot in Mexico City. FKA twigs conceptualized, directed, performed and soundtracked the campaign.

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Flashback: Sex And The City’s Carrie Bradshaw

In 1998 the first episode of the romantic/comedic television series Sex And The City aired. The show is set in New York City and follows the life of narrator Carrie Bradshaw played by Sarah Jessica Parker and her three best

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STYLE: BAPE Spring/Summer 2017 Lookbook Favorites

BAPE aka A Bathing Ape has been a streetwear, skate wear and high fashion benchmark ever since I can remember. Most recently the ape bathing in luke warm water has released look books for their men’s and women’s collections. I

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FKA twigs Teases Her Upcoming Collaboration With Nike

FKA Twigs never ceases to amaze us and her latest project further confirms that fact. Always full of surprises, the artist just teased an unexpected collaboration with Nike. Details are incredibly sparse but twigs used Instagram to tease whatever it

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Snapping in Style with Snapchat Spectacles

Have you ever wished you could add something to your Snapchat story, but didn’t want to bring out you phone? Well now it’s possible! Snapchat has released Spectacles, a pair of sunglasses that snap! They come in three different colors,

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If You Don’t Know Now You Know: Donald Glover, The Obama’s, Oukast & More

1. Donald Glover thanks Migos for “Bad and Boujee” during Atlanta‘s Golden Globe acceptance speech.  CONGRATULATIONS!! to Donald Glover and the Atlanta team. The bunch took home two Golden Globes last night, once for Best Television Series — Musical or Comedy and

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Model Jasmine Sanders Talks Social Media And Fame As Golden Barbie In Glamour Magazine’s February 2017 Issue

Jasmine Sanders a.k.a. Golden Barbie–the handle of Instagram account–has taken the world of modeling by the horns. You can find her in a number of fashion campaigns with Ralph Lauren, Nike, Miu Miu and most recently, Glamour Magazine‘s February issue.

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Wale Debuts New Song “Running Back” While Wearing Vintage The Undertaker T-Shirt

DMV’s own and huge professional wrestling super-fan Wale appeared on ESPN’s First Take yesterday, with Lil’ Wayne in tow. The duo performed a new song “Running Back” slated to be the single from Wale’s yet to be released S.H.I.N.E. album. The

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Desiigner Is The Face Of The Latest Adidas Originals XBYO Lookbook

#XBYO, the latest apparel collection from adidas Originals. Coming soon. A video posted by adidas Originals (@adidasoriginals) on Jan 3, 2017 at 3:11am PST Like his label mates Kanye West, Pusha T and Big Sean, Desiigner is another member of the

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Keke Palmer Talks All Things Style, Social Media, and Self-Esteem With Coveteur

23 year-old actress and Scream Queens star, Keke Palmer, recently posed and shared her thoughts on a range of subjects with Coveteur. The exclusive interview dives into her love for switching up her style with wigs, blending affordable style with

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Cozy Girl Squad Releases Trailer For Documentary Featuring NYC’s Coziest

Cozy Girl Squad has launched it’s website today and with that we got a treat in the form of a two-minute trailer for the Cozy Girls documentary. Founded and led by cozy captain, Donette Lowe, the Cozy Girl Squad is

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Gucci Recruits Beasts Of The Jungle For Spring/Summer 2017 Campaign

Gucci‘s creative director, Alessandro Michele, has raised the modeling game another level using lions and tigers to pair with their Spring/Summer 2017 campaign. The editorial is an homage to old World Rome and is shot at some of the more recognizable

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Opening Ceremony Is All About fuzz And Faux Fur For Their Cozy Holiday Guide

Opening Ceremony has released the perfect holiday gift guide for all the ultra-cozy girls. The collection features fuzzy dad hats and a baby pink silk pajama set. There truly is something for even the pickiest person in this guide including

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Sofia Richie Gets The Prince and Jacob Treatment On The Cover of Galore’s Art Issue 2017

Sofia Richie is just about everywhere these days. On the cover of Complex, Wonderland and now Galore. Photographed by renowned creative directors, Prince Denoa and Jacob Dekat for Galore’s 2017 Art issue, she sits pretty in bits of Moschino, Versace, Betsey

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Felt’s Kosta Introduces New Collection “new Skool Acid”

Designer Kristian Acosta recently linked up with HYPEBEAST to talk Felt‘s new collection “new Skool Acid.” Felt (a acronym for “For Every Living Thing”), has a diverse cultural genome: the collections are primarily based on bright colors that often pay equal

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TDE’s Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and Jay Rock Model New Holiday Collection for the label

It’s officially the holiday season and Top Dawg Entertainment is celebrating by dropping their new holiday clothing collection. The label has even recruited members Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and Jay Rock to show off their newest pieces. All of the pieces range

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Rihanna’s Fenty X Puma Creeper Named Footwear News Shoe of the Year

On Tuesday, Nov. 29, Footwear News hosted it’s 216 Achievement Awards in New York, honoring the best and the brightest in the industry. This included Rihanna‘s Fenty Puma Creeper, the Shoe of the Year winner. How exactly do you catapult

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ELLE.com Features Beautiful Jumbo Box Braids With Vashtie

🙆🏾💆🏾 I’m A.I. with the de-signs 💆🏾🙆🏾 A photo posted by Va$htie | Downtowns Sweetheart (@vashtie) on Nov 2, 2016 at 1:13pm PDT Want to give your a hair a break? Well, you can easily do it with jumbo box

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SHOP: Limited-Edition Vashtie Bootleg Tee Available for Pre-Sale

In honor of #CyberMonday, last night boss lady Vashtie surprised fans with a special Violette New York collaboration with J.P. Pascual titled the Downtown’s Sweetheart Bootleg tee. The shirt went on sale at midnight and was completely sold out 30-minutes later. Vashtie took

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Weekday and Champion Team Up For Perfect Cozy Season Collab

Scandinavian brand, Weekday, has teamed up with Champion for some very necessary cozy gear. The capsule features nine pieces that match the minimalist, structured aesthetic of Weekday with the sensible athletic theme of Champion.  The line shares a muted color

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Watch Spike Lee’s Short Film ‘Brave’ in Collaboration With Moncler

In celebration of the opening of its flagship store on Madison Avenue in New York City, French fashion outlet Moncler recruited Spike Lee to direct a short film in conjunction with the brand. Meant to represent the spirit of New York,

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2 Chainz’s Introduces New Designs for 2016 Dabbin Santa Sweaters

2 Chainz raked in some major cash with his Dabbin’ Santa Christmas sweaters last year—around $2 million to be exact—and he’s back again to take over the holidays with an entirely new set of designs. This includes a “Sauce Santa” design

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Willow Smith Collaborates with Stance for Cosmic Sock Collection

  Willow Smith is next to launch a sock collection with Stance. At 16 years-old, Smith has managed to juggle a number of roles as a student, Chanel ambassador and musician. Smith shares the premise behind the collection with i-D magazine, which is

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A Look Into the Boho Style of Our Favorite Muse

Every generation has muses. Twiggy. Brigitte Bardot. Madonna. Grace Jones. But it takes a special person to be a cross-generational muse. Someone whose style and impact still influence the current. That’s, Lisa Bonet. Although some of her lasting enchantment could be

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COS Releases Sublime SS17 Lookbook

COS has stolen our hearts with their Spring/Summer 2017 lookbook. The garments are simple and share a neutral color palette but have high structural integrity and a minimalist flare that sends a statement. Each garment from the kimono jacket to the wide-leg

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Nike Announces Air Force 1 Collaboration with VLONE

For its 35th Birthday Nike announced it’s Air Force 1 x VLONE collaboration with the Harlem crew, ASAP Mob. To celebrate the longevity of the classic Air Force 1 model, Nike reached out to VLONE to create a shoe that would

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Pharrell Debuts G-Star RAW Elwood X25 Collection At ComplexCon

During ComplexCon this past weekend a man of many talents and titles, Pharrell Williams, debuted his new G-Star RAW Elwood X25 collection. On day one of the convention, G-Star’s Head of Imagination presented the patterned denim in a life size installation

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Travis Scott Takes Road Trip In Saint Laurent SS17 Short Film

Saint Laurent has released a short film for its Spring/Summer 2017 collection featuring Travis Scott. Scott and the featured models are dressed in the latest collection in juxtaposing desert and oasis settings. The film, shot by Nathalie Canguilhem, plays with

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Lil Yachty Is The Face Of Nautica & Urban Outfitters’ New Collaboration

Lil Yachty has been tapped as the face of the Nautica and Urban Outfitters‘ new 90s-inspired capsule. The collection holds seven new vintage-type pieces including a track jacket, graphic t-shirt and five-panel baseball cap. The theme of the lookbook fits

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Vashtie Serves As Alan-Michael Duval’s Muse For FW16 Supreme Editorial

  Vashtie is serving as the face of HYPEBAE‘s Fall 2016 Supreme editorial shot by Alan-Michael Duval.  The shoot includes gear from a range of Supreme’s recent Fall and Winter collections and collaborations. In true Vashtie style, the looks are cozy

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5 Top Halloween-Themed Sneakers

Dressing up for Halloween is not for everybody. For those that are not really down with the fuss of costumes, makeup and props you can still show your holiday spirit in a pair of these Halloween-themed sneakers.  You can stunt in

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That Time I Wrote, Directed and Starred in an Art Film to “Hotline Bling” Featuring Johnny Stevens (of Highly Suspect), ASAP Bari, Luka Sabbat & More

Note: This post was originally posted October 6th, 2015 Still from the #UOGLB Art Film. 2015 Me and this girl are very different… Yet… Me and this girl are very much the same. I wrote this story about “Lolita” in

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10 Halloween Makeup Looks From YouTube’s Finest

It’s exactly one week until Halloween! If you’re like me, you wait until the last minute then scramble on the Internet to get some ideas that may…or may not work. This year we’re going to do better so we’ve compiled ten

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Kendrick Lamar Sits Down with Rick Rubin and Covers GQ Style

Kendrick Lamar is featured on the cover of GQ Style‘s first holiday issue sporting winter fashions by Tom Ford, Burberry, and his own Levi’s denim.  We also get a revealing 50-minute interview with legendary producer, Rick Rubin, where they touch

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Public School shares equestrian-themed SS17 look book

NYC high streetwear brand, Public School, has released official images of their SS17 women’s collection and we’re impressed. The brand is known for cleverly blending active streetwear with more unusual silhouettes and they’ve definitely raised the bar this season.  The

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Rihanna and Stance Release Japanese Geisha-Inspired Fall Collection

Specialty sock brand, Stance, has teamed up with Rihanna‘s FENTY Puma line for a Fall sock collection inspired by modern Japanese streetwear and geisha culture. Recently appointed as the brand’s contributing creative director, Rihanna has ushered in a third collection with

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BAPE & Coca-Cola Collaborate for New Collection

Coca-Cola has teamed up with Japanese clothing brand, BAPE, for another collection including apparel and homeware goods. The collection features over 30 pieces ranging from t-shirts with the brand’s classic ape logo to camo-printed aprons. The capsule also includes caps, bucket

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BRUJAS Create Streetwear Collection to Combat American Prison System

Bronx-based all-female skate collective, BRUJAS, have launched a Kickstarter campaign to support their new streetwear collection, 1971. The proceeds from this limited collection will support those that have been directly impacted by the injustices of the American prison system via

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