American Style News for 19 Feb 2014
Models in Towels–Fashion photographer Mario Testino has been taking behind the scenes shots of top models for his Instagram. With all the
In the grand tradition of Karen "Fuck List" Owen and that sorority sister who had sex with Steve Aoki, Duke University has named its latest sacrificial sex-positive woman. Well, technically they've... changed her name. But it's safe to assume everyone on campus knows who the "freshman pornstar" is since she ... More
As an homage to its nautical heritage - the brand released the first diving watch, the Radiomir 3646, during World War II - Panerai has created a brand new four-pack of instruments: the "Eilean"... collection. Taking its name from a 22m Bermudian ketch that was acquired by the company in 2007, the "Eilean" release includes a clock, barometer, thermometer, and hygrometer. Housed in corrosion-resistant AISI 316L stainless steel 14cm x 14cm square cushion-shaped cases - a nod to the restored navigational and timekeeping devices in the yacht - the instruments pair simple black dails with off-white markers while the thermometer also makes use of blue to denote sub-zero temperatures. Priced between $4,400 USD and $5,200 USD, the "Eilean" collection is now available to Panerai enthusiasts via online...
Kate Upton may not have landed on the main cover of the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, but the beloved model is indeed the subject of the highly anticipated publication's flagship editorial.... Dubbed "Zero Gravity," the piece sees the blonde bombshell in a Boeing 727 run by the Zero G Experience - a zero-gravity flight where weightlessness can be achieved by pulling the plane up to a 45-degree angle at an altitude of roughly 34,000 feet before being pushed into a descent. Check out James Macari's shots of the golden bikini-clad Upton above and check out a variety of looks at the shoot below. The 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue hit newsstands today while a variety of digital accompaniments to the publication are now available online.
The designer discusses his first comprehensive collection for the brand, which is due to be unveiled in Milan on Thursday.
Most money clips serve one function: To hold your cash while making you look like you own a casino in the process. The GDC Money Clip is about to add a new level of functionality to your standard... money gripper. Besides holding up to five cards, but it also slyly stores a 1.75″ blade to have by your side when tasks come up. The smart thumb ring allows you to use the blade comfortably and safely so you aren’t losing ...
Although it may be a long weekend for many of us, stars didn't use the weekend as an opportunity to slack off in the beauty department. A-listers like Cara Delevingne, Jourdan Dunn, and Kristen Bell... put their best faces forward, giving us some serious inspiration for the week ahead. Just keep scrolling for some pin-worthy looks!
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Given that the pop star's own look can veer towards the theatric, we were surprised to find that many of her tips could equally apply to everyday dressing. We cherry-picked her most helpful quotes... from the article.
Web magazine honeyee.com presents a closer look at the Spring/Summer 2014 collection from DENIM BY VANQUISH & FRAGMENT following the site's Hiroshi Fujiwara-starring seasonal editorial. Dominated by... blue, the seventh DENIM collaboration between VANQUISH and Fujiwara's fragment design includes the usual denim staples alongside everything from button-downs and graphic tees to a blazer, sweat shorts, chinos, and accessories. Key details for the new drop include technical applications like an adjustable hem on the striped button-down and zippered pockets on the chinos, heavily distressed denim, and collaborative branding throughout. The entirety of this season's release is now available via VANQUISH's own online store.
Back to Nature–Heading outdoors, the fall-winter 2014 campaign from Wrangler Australia embraces the simple life with a set of images starring Lara
The Escada chief executive officer is said to be one of several candidates for the position.
Style Wonder–The February issue of L’Officiel Turkey celebrates the style of 50s comic strips with this spread photographed by Ahmet Unver. Models
The seventh collaborative endeavor borne from two Japanese superpowers, DENIM BY VANQUISH & FRAGMENT presents an editorial for its Spring/Summer 2014 collection. Raising the bar on its previous... offerings, this range showcases beautifully washed and whiskered shades of indigo, each meticulously detailed with fringing and proper fading. fragment's own Hiroshi Fujiwara models the collection, which retains a sense of age while remaining classic. Alongside the jeans, DENIM BY VANQUISH & FRAGMENT also offers essential blazers and western shirts, completing the stylish arrangements. Pick up these pieces at select retailers now.
Schumacher's Chiang Mai fabric is a classic, and Chinoiserie lovers no doubt know it well. At $224 a yard, it's a spend-y choice, but also packs a punch in the form of a small pillow. If you still... can't bring yourself to splurge, take a look at these two other options...
The "Damages" star is to receive its Face of the Future award.
Mary Katrantzou Erno Mini Embellished Blush Jacket ($5805)
Dubbed “prêt- -couture,” the label's first collection of high-end ready-to-wear and a few accessories is to be unveiled in June for the fall 2014 season.
The jewelry designer has teamed with Ladurée for its latest collaboration of fashion macaron sets.
The designer recreated his entire spring presentation to raise money for the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami.
Heritage plaids and riffs on men’s wear topped many a designer’s list for fall.
Candice the Bombshell–Angel Candice Swanepoel fronts the new fragrance from Victoria’s Secret, “Bombshells in Bloom”. Above she is seen giving a smoldering
The weather in London may be a little dreary, but that isn't going to stop swarms of ladies from showing face outside of the shows of London Fashion Week. Bright lipsticks, epic eyeliner, and gorgeous... hairstyles have already been spotted, and we're keeping you up-to-date on the latest. We're on the ground with an exclusive group of photographs shot by veteran street style photographer Adam Katz Sinding of Le 21ème, so scroll down to see beauty inspiration you won't find anywhere else! Source: Le 21ème | Adam Katz Sinding
Emma Wears Valli–Actress Emma Watson hit the red carpet yet again for the 2014 ELLE Style Awards held in London, England, earlier
Leonardo DiCaprio, who is nominated for an Oscar (86th Academy Awards, March 2, 2014) for his larger than life performance in The Wolf of Wall Street, shot one memorable scene at Harlem's legendary... eatery Rao's. The shoot lent some additional authenticity to the movie about the rise and fall of DiCaprio's wealthy stockbroker. The original Rao's, the Italian restaurant founded in 1896 at 455 114th Street, only has nine tables but it's the hardest "get" in New York. You have to be invited by one of Rao's regulars. Only open 5 nights a week -- now what restaurant closes on weekends? -- it's frequented by a who's who of the rich, famous and sometimes infamous. One of its Monday night regular diners is celebrated and retired NYPD detective, Sonny Grosso, whose life story was turned into the...