Archive for the ‘Seriously? That’s Strange.’ Category

I mean, I just don’t understand what’s going on here. I understand the need to establish your brand, and venture into ventures outside of your “Amazin’” music, but at some point you have to realize… … It ain’t for everybody. Rapper Trina has decided to venture into the profitable world of beauty. Her new cosmetics […]

Calvin Klein has finally realized what the rest of the world has already realized: size 0 is unhealthy and a pretty unrealistic portrayal of what all women look like, so they have decided to go with a more “healthy” and “realistic” size 4 (my words, not theirs): Here is the story from Huffington Post: Calvin […]

Vogue Italia recently launched their new websites Vogue Black, Vogue Curvy and Vogue Talents. I’m guessing they didn’t do this out of the great appreciation of black beauty, but because they wanted the hounds to get off their back every time they conveniently forgot to support and promote images of original and diverse black beauty. […]

How could I have missed this? First seen on Chanel’s Fall 2008 runway, these technically advanced shoes is still all the rage 1 year and 3 seasons later. (Seriously, how could I have missed this?): The shoes are made out of goat skin sprinkled with sequin and the lightbulb heels can unscrew and are battery […]

Super duper model Heidi “The Body” Klum, who is known for snapping back after having a baby, couldn’t seem to pull it together this time: Heidi, who just had her 4th child, has opted to not hit the gym to snap back in time to hit the runway for the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show […]

Well, of course that’s not a serious question, but according to designer Marc Jacobs, people are crazy about it! Out of all the luxury brands that are being affected by the recession (Versace recently announced they will be laying off 350 people by mid next year!), Louis Vuitton is still going extremely strong! In a […]

As my best friend would say, “you lie like rug!” (get it? rugs lie… on the floor… moving on…) When I first started this blog, I was on eLuxury every day! It was my go to spot for high-end clothing to put in my posts, until I discovered Net-A-Porter, which made anything else high-end irrelevant, […]

So, obviously the perks of fame is having options. Lindsay Lohan has been appointed ‘artistic adviser’ (should I have capitalized that title?) of Emanuel Ungaro. A decision that reportedly made the head designer, Esteban Cortazar, step down from his position. He left over reported disagreements on which direction the brand should go. Ungaro CEO Mounir […]

The ‘America’s Next Top Model’ auditions went down in New York City yesterday and it was mayhem! There were about 4,000 girls who came out to audition and before we even got inside, there were already fights! The line wrapped around the whole entire block. Any one who knows what a New York square block […]

Michelle Obama has left the black fashion community in an uproar: Apparently, the First Lady has left a bad taste in a few peoples mouths when she attended the swearing in ceremony and Inaugural Ball for her husband President Barack Obama NOT wearing something made by a black designer: The Black Artists Association is upset with our […]