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

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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 →

Your Guide to Shopping Altuzarra for Target in Harlem

altuzarra-targetAs far as multi-national megachains go, it’s pretty impressive that Target, known for collaborating with big names like Missoni, Rodarte and Proenza Schouler, chose a man who launched his first collection a mere six years ago; one whom the average Target shopper—even the average Target collab shopper—might not know much about. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Stella, Stella, Stella Nolasco At NYFW 2014-2015 (video)

stell nasclosa at nyfw 2014Stella Nolasco show is our pick so far from the Spring and Summer 2015 Collections show as part of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky And Chanel Iman In ‘Vogue’

chanel-iman-asapChanel Iman and her boyfriend A$AP Rocky star in a Dirty Dancing-inspired shoot in this brand new fashion feature for the September 2014 issue of Vogue magazine, on newsstands now. Continue Reading →