It’s official, I’m a Kerry Washington stan. This admiration started more than a decade ago.Long before I was introduced to Olivia Pope, I was about Chenille and her around the way attitude. Chenille is the role, Kerry Washington played in “Save the Last Dance.” That movie came out 12 years ago, so I’ve been down for Kerry for a while now. Through those 12 years I’ve watched her lend her voice to political issues and stand up for civil liberties. Now she’s breaking barriers in Hollywood as the ultimate fixer in ABC’s hit show “Scandal.” Continue Reading »
Beyonce’s latest single, “Countdown” has a video that will drop in two days. That’s right folks on October 6th Beyonce’s video for “Countdown” will premiere. Good news there’s a video teaser out thay will hold us over until then. Well I checked out the video and it’s very high energy. First thing first, the BABY BUMP is in full effect. Beyonce is rubbing that belly like CRAZY! Now to the fashion, Beyonce channels the whole 60′s mod fashion era. Beyonce rocks a short black wing, dramatic eye make up, and 60′s mod clothing. The color scheme in the beginning is strictly black and white then it explodes in to color. Check the pictures and video tease after the break. Continue Reading »
Kate Middleton’s wedding dress designer was the biggest secret of the wedding, it was also the biggest surprise of the day. The dress turned out to be a true winner. The ivory and white dress was designed by Sarah Burton, the creative director of London fashion house Alexander McQueen. The dress was lacy, long-sleeved, with a sweetheart-neckline. The dress included an ivory silk tulle veil trimmed with hand-embroidered flowers. So did the dress live up to the hype for you?
Oxygen premiered it’s newest show House of Glam tonight and from the looks of the first episode we will be tuning in every Tuesday! House of Glam is based on the B Lynn Group, one of the hottest image agencies in the entertainment industry. The B. Lynn group is headed by Brandy Simpkins. Along side her are veteran fashion stylists, makeup artist, and hair stylist. These fashion gurus have dressed stars like Jay Z, Mary J. Blige, and Will Smith. The first episode gave us a look into the day-to-day roles of a fashion stylist.
One of the scenes that stuck out in my mind in the show was when Crystal flew in to Atlanta to style The Dream’s video. The Dream and Crystal bumped heads on the fashion for the video as well as if a celebrities fashion choices can influence their career. Crystal said that Rihanna wouldn’t be where she is today without her major style and fashion influences. The Dream disagreed. Ooh La La Blog would like to know what do you think? Do you agree or disagree with her statement? While you’re deciding check out some pictures from the first episode.
It’s here , it’s here, Fashion week is finally here and wecouldn’t be more excited! The Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is being held at the Lincoln Center instead of the infamous Bryant Park. Bryant Park was home to Fashion Week since 1994. LA Times Reports Fashion Week’s new home fits like a glove. Designer Nicholas K kicked things off this morning, with Project Runway’s Season Finale right after. Trendsetter Richie Rich’s runway show will conclude tonight’s events.Unfortunately none of today’s designers went digital but, that’s not the case for tomorrow. BCBGMAXMAZARIA and the Academy of Art University will have a Live Stream of the shows on their official websites. That means all you Fashionistas can get a front row seat of what’s to come in the fashion world Spring and Summer 2011. For a full list of designers who will stream their runway shows live continue reading.
Who knows how to throw a PARTY , I mean a FASHION SHOW…. VOUGUE Does! Vogue and SPEC Entertainment, produced Fashion Night Out- The Show. This fashion show was the largest public fashion show in New York City’s history. The event was held at the Lincoln Center and had the atmosphere of any fabulous party ….with beautiful women rolling up to New York’s anthem,” Empire State of Mind.” There was great music with a performance by The NERDS. The Lincoln Center was also filled with some of the most stylish people in the city, decked out in the hottest designers. Celebrities like Serena Williams and Amare Stoudemire were in the house, while Naomi Campbell and Pharrell ripped the runway and stage.
If Fashion Night Out- The Show is an indication of what to expect for Fashion Week we are in for a treat! For plenty more pictures of the event continue reading.