New York

Fashion’s Night In with Ben Sherman, Rebecca Minkoff, Bruno Magli, Treffort and Chuks Collins

By Akela Moore 

September 2018 was a month full of fashion as always from New York to London to Milan to Paris. As the city of dreams under went NYFW from September 6th to the 13th, the pre-day (the Wednesday before the first official FIRST day), was filled with some fun events that included stopping to learn about the Movement I AM MANY from Rebecca Minkoff. Ben Sherman opened up its Soho doors to fashion go-oers and Fashion’s Night In showcased fashion industry professionals from models and publicists to editors and buyers. Definitely a great kick off for the start of New York Fashion Week! (more…)

Summer Solstice with Life Time Atheltic

By Amber Monaé

Tuesday evening, I was invited to check out a new hotspot called, Life Time Athletic at Sky. Life Time is a comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment lifestyle company that offers a personalized and scientific approach to long-term health and wellness. Being I am health and fitness junkie this was perfect for me. They have 127 footprints in 27 states around the nation. Specifically, Life Time Athletic at Sky is an urban retreat located on 42nd street representing the ultimate in healthy living. They deliver unmatched resort-style amenities to New Yorker’s who seek a luxury beyond the traditional fitness club, ‘quickie’ workout or variety-lacking boutique. (more…)

Trends Around the World…Welcome to Spring

By Akela Moore

Traveling the globe and visiting different countries, fashion has its own language and allows you to adapt to what its saying. The international boutiques that are found on Shoptiques allows you to explore all cultures. Can you always tell a New Yorker? All black from head to toe can usually be spotted on a individual whose from the big city. Lets see some of the looks from around the world that we can find right at our fingertips.  (more…)

MAC Cosmetics Sample Sale

As I sit here at work looking at makeup I get an alert from my Howard University group to mark my calendar… Mac Cosmetics is having a sample sale!!!! The sale will take place Tuesday July 19th – 22nd from 2pm-7pm at 123 W. 18th street, 4th floor. You might want to get their on the first day on time as this is going to be a crazy sale.

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