on Feb 23, 2011
In honor of the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day, three globally conscious salons will be donating 100% of their proceeds to Next Aid on March 8th, 2011. Next Aid’s Beauty and the Beats supports projects in Africa, including the construction of a facility for a street youth project in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya and the establishment of maternal health programs for women and girls in Sierra Leone.
Here in NYC, Fringe Salon in the ... Read More
on Feb 18, 2011
This weekend marks the 8th season of the Williamsburg Fashion Weekend at Glasslands Gallery in Brooklyn. Both founded and curated by Arthur Arbit, designers will showcase their most raw and experimental clothing. The show tonight, February 18th, stars designer Ruffeo Hearts Lil’ Snotty as well as other young emerging designers and great music. Doors open at 8 PM, show starts at 9 PM - $8 cover, 21+
February 18 and 19, ... Read More
on Feb 16, 2011
I was extremely stoked to get an invitation to attend the Rodarte Fall 2011 Runway show today.
Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the creative sisters behind the label presented a dreamy and inspirational collection that was very "prairie princess" inspired. I saw a lot of hand crafted embellishments, embroidered geometric patches and sweaters that totally looked like hand knit 1970's relics from a lucky thrift score.
The palette was all earthy taupe's, pale blues and ... Read More
In high school, were (or are) you a nerdy chic girl who secretly coveted the varsity jackets that all the jocks wore? Did you want one, but didn’t want to go out for a sport that you hated, knowing that even if you got a varsity jacket to love it wouldn’t truly represent you?
Now the fine t-shirt and print designers at Death Traitors have heard your pleas, and are releasing a super cute black varsity jacket that perfectly suits Death Traitors ... Read More
on Feb 10, 2011
To honor the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), Matt Snow of Baltimore based Ex-Boyfriend, will be fundraising to donate all profits directly to the foundation. Starting March 14th through April 14th, anyone who purchases Snow’s designed keychain bottle-openers or magnets will receive free shipping and will be directing donating to SPCA.
Other items purchased (hoodies, totes, tee-shirts, etc.), are subject to The Sadie Fund, where ... Read More