HW Pick: Africa Fashion Weeks Street Style

Cropped tops were made for fun high-waist trousers.

Street Style is a phenom, know one knows it better then Harlem – the place where street style was invented. The photographs from Africa’s Fashion Week 2015, goes from 70’s retro with cropped tops made for fun high-waist trousers, perfect for Marcus Samuelsson’s upcoming Thanksgiving Dinner in Harlem.. Continue Reading →

Wang x H&M Brings More Sex To Harlem

wang in harlem2As we take our seats on glittering black bleachers in Harlem’s indoor track and field stadium, the Armory, the music is pounding and the crowds are pumping black Wang x H&M foam boxing gloves in the air while munching on popcorn, hamburgers and guzzling champagne. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Andre Leon Talley, Remembering Oscar de la Renta

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By Andre Leon Talley

Oscar de la Renta was a great man, and a great American designer. Over five decades he made fashion that was elegant, based on the tools of the trade that he learned in Spain at the house of Balenciaga, and in Paris, at Lanvin under Antonio Castillo. Continue Reading →

H&M’s New Collab, Perfect Harlem Gala Gear

wang at hm inh arlemWhile the fashion-lovers of the world at large are waiting with bated breath for the Alexander Wang x H&M collaboration to hit stores from (125th Street in) Harlem to Hollywood early November, the Swede fashion giant is offering up an added dose of high fashion in the interim. Continue Reading →

NYFW Beauty Recaps With Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics

DEGEN-SS15-19-rtAs we say good-by to New York Fashion Week!  We say hello to our friends at Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics and Hair Room Service with this NYFW beauty recap. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: At The Caribbean New York Fashion Week Show

rudys fashion2Photographs by Rudy Collins

It was a fashion treat at the Caribbean New York Fashion Week show at The Out NYC on 42nd Street, in New York, NY. Continue Reading →