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Join Vashtie In The Fight Against Cancer at Midtown Love: DJ For A Cure

Quiana Parks, DJ, renaissance creative and blood cancer survivor, is throwing the 3rd annual DJ For A Cure charity event on Thursday, March 23rd. The heart of the cause intends to stand in solidarity with cancer patients while also raising

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Featured: Quickie with Vashtie Kola

T H E S H O R T… Name: VASHTIE Nickname: VASH, VEE, VA$H MONEY, VASHTIE SPYMANTI, KING VASHTIE, KOLA Astrological Sign: APRIL 23rd —–>  Taurus Born & Raised: Albany, New York via my Trinidadian parents. Currently Residing: Manhattan – East Village NYC! The Last

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Giveaway: Your Chance to Win Some RMS Lip & Skin Balm !

On behalf of Vashtie, we’re giving away RMS Lip & Skin Balm in Simply Vanilla. A personal favorite of Vashtie Kola, each ingredient in this award-winning and skin rejuvenating formula has been carefully selected for its traditional healing abilities. Superior biologically active ingredients

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Dyson Supersonic to the Rescue: Vashtie’s Morning Routine Featured by Coveteur

Vashtie Kola is busy. Between DJ gigs, directing, designing, globetrotting (while at her place, we helped plot her upcoming pilgrimage to the Louis Vuitton store in Paris during Fashion Week), we think it’s fair to say that she has approximately

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NEWS: Vashtie is Looking for Graphic Design Interns

Vashtie is currently looking for graphic design interns to join our team! The perfect person would be New York-based and creative with a deep passion for graphic design. See the positions below: Graphic Design Intern: Experienced graphic design intern with strong

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BEAUTY: The Innate Life Scalp Treatment & Rose Hair Elixir

As some of you know, at the age of twelve, I became all about vegan eating, wellness and all things natural. My journey has been an interesting one, filled with lots of discoveries. I’m really fortunate to be able to share any

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Vashtie Teams Up With Bally To Style Their Staple Suzy Bag

Bally, the powerhouse high fashion company founded by Carl Franz Bally and his brother Fritz in 1851, has been a constant force in style, design and branding. This being said, it should come as no surprise that their latest creation,

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5 Easy Stretches to Get Your Body Primed For the Day

Instead of hitting the snooze button in the morning, PopSugar Fitness wants you take the extra 10 minutes to stretch. It’s a great way to energize the morning and release tension from the previous day or a funky sleeping position.

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Here’s a Special Valentine’s Day Treat, My ‘To You, From Me’ Mix

Dedicated to all the lovers worldwide (and especially to one very dear and darling to me), on my favorite holiday…Valentine’s Day. ‘To You, From Me’ is a collection of all my favorite love songs, past and present. With artists ranging

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Join Vashtie For Puma’s Swan Pack Collection Launch At Macy’s This Weekend!

The days of athletic clothing and everyday fashion playing in two separate arenas are over. Puma, with their latest line, found a way to merge the two. In collaboration with Kylie Jenner,the brand debuted the Swan Pack Collection, in which she launched

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Celebrate the anniversary of “Brooklyn Took It” with Vashtie at Friends and Lovers

What’s a better way to party besides losing yourself in the midst of good vibes and quality music? To spare yourself the wonder, there is no better way! Come party the way you should this Friday for the ‘Brooklyn Took

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Premiere: Vashtie’s New Mixtape #ONE16GOAT” Honors Sade, Kate Moss, Aaliyah and FKA Twigs Birthday

Another one… Yes folks. Another mixtape by yours truly. These things take a lot of time and work, but I always feel so accomplished after finishing and letting them out into the digital universe. This newest mixtape celebrates January 16th;

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Featured: Quickie With MadeinTYO

T H E S H O R T… Name: MADEINTYO (MALCOLM DAVIS) Nickname: MALLY MACK MACKIE Astrological Sign: ARIES Born & Raised: Hawaii, San Diego, TX, VA, Yokosuka JAPAN, ATL Currently Residing: CALI Five Favorite Things… 1. Japanese Clothing 2. Skate Boarding 3. Moving Places

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Ting & Ting Christmas Features Vibes From Vashtie

Happy holidays everyone! Time to get one more party in before Christmas arrives. Catch the vibes NYC with a Ting & Ting Christmas, Thursday December 22 at 9 p.m.. Head to Kinfolk and experience DJ sets from Kitty Cash, DJ

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Vashtie’s Holiday Gift Guide – Under 150$

It’s that special time of year when all you want to do is hibernate and chill, but the pressure of our capitalist society has you on edge about what to get your loved ones for the holidays! Here is my

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NEWS: VASHTIE IS LOOKING FOR INTERNS

Vashtie.com is currently looking for writing, videography, and photography interns to join our team! The perfect person would be New York-based and creative with a deep passion in subjects involving music, film, art, style, culture and wellness. See the positions

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Celebrate ‘1992’ Ten Year Anniversary with Vashtie At SOBs

Thursday, December 15 catch downtown’s sweetheart Vashtie performing at SOBs in New York. The event is not only a charitable occasion but it is the 10 year anniversary of Vashtie’s popular 1992 party series. Performers will include Young M.A, Princess Nokia,

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Electric Circus Celebrates Five Years of the Glo With 90s-themed Anniverary Bash, #GLOESHA

Electric Circus just dropped a special digital and experiential campaign in partnership with Lugz titled GLOESHA. The Campaign celebrates the brands 5th year anniversary with nostalgic hip-hop flair. Highlighting a line-up of ten inspiring influencers and colleagues within music, fashion and lifestyle scenes in downtown

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FEATURED: Quickie With CJ Fly

T H E S H O R T… Name: Chaine Downer Jr./ CJ Fly Nickname: Master Roshi, SGT Fly, Rap Game Tarantino, The Overseer Astrological Sign: Cancer, but apparently I’m a Gemini now (fuck that). Born & Raised: Brooklyn, NY/ East Flatbush, Bedstuy Currently

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Vashtie Will Be DJ’ing At Louie & Chan Friday Night

NYC family join Vashtie Friday, December 9 at Louie & Chan for good music and a good time. If you’ve ever made it to one of her legendary 1992 parties you’ll know what to expect. Joining her on the decks will

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Vashtie & HypeBae Do Hip-Hop Yoga With Studio Y7

Vashtie teamed up with HYPEBAE for a sit down with Sarah Larson Levey, owner of  hip- hop yoga studio Y7. Sarah first opened the space alongside her husband back in 2013, and it’s been expanding ever since, both in locations

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Vashtie Makes Cameo in New Nebu Kiniza Video For “Days”

Over the past few months, Nebu Kiniza has been rolling out various leaks off his forthcoming Forever Happy EP, including “In The Sky,” “Fuck It Up,” The East” & “Days,” to name a few, but recently he decided to switch

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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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Listen to Episode 10 of Rich Friend Featuring Va$htie and Chase B

On this episode of Rich Friend, hosts Mark Anthony Green and Matthew Trammell are joined by our boss lady Va$htie and Chase B — who just so happens to be Travis Scott’s DJ. The foursome sit down to talk all things

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Longing In Long Beach With Greg Noire

I met Houston’s Greg Noire while DJ’ing in Texas last year where he also shot some classic images of me in my hotel room. Since then we were also able to grab iconic shots in NYC and now during a

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Happy Halloween From VASHTIE.COM

In true Halloween spirit our downtown sweetheart donned three costumes mustered up from her imagination. Her interpretations of Joan of Arc and Lizzie Borden are fun and done only the way Vashite could do it.  Tonight be safe and have

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