Harlem Street Style: The African American Day Parade 2014

©Diane Allford_3246Harlem invented street style as these photographs prove! Here are images from photographer Diane Allford of the street style moments happening on the streets of Harlem during the Sunday, September 21st, African American Day Parade 2014. 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 →

Harlem Winter Wear By Warby Parker

warbly parker in harlem style

You may be chillin on a Harlem roof top before a Wine Tasting at The Winery or a dad waiting to take your daughter to school or at a Imagenation film presentation at MIST on 116th Street it’s about being cool and conscious with what you do and wear. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Best Dressed At The MTV VMAs’

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys (2007)

The Styleblazer reports that this weekend, the MTV VMAs will make its way back to California to celebrate the best in music. We look forward to seeing Harlem performers like Alicia Keys, Kelis and Diddy hit the stage, but we’ll also have a watchful eye on the red carpet.  Continue Reading →

A Kass Fashion Review: The Mommi – POP-Up Re-Cap

Mommi POP_up Founders_Melanie Harris_Carlton JonesBy Kass

Greetings Harlemites! The change in seasons has brought a welcomed blanket of warmth to the NYC! As the temperature warms up, New Yorkers are stepping out anxious to attend the season’s hottest events. Continue Reading →

Zelda Barbour Wynn Valdes, The Great, 1905 – 2001

dorothy-dandridge-latin-dance-red-3Before she created the original, legendary Playboy Bunny outfit, Zelda Barbour Wynn Valdes (June 28, 1905 – September 26, 2001), designed for divas like Dorothy Dandridge and she created the stage costumes for the Dance Theater of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Makeup Tips From EVOLUTIONMAN During New York Men’s Day 2014

P2050107Okay, guys get over it, it’s the 21st century and yes men wear makeup – you want to look your best or what? The folks at Hair Room Service and EVOLUTIONMAN joined forces backstage at the debut of New York Men’s Day 2014.   Continue Reading →