Kendall Jenner’s latest contribution to Estée Lauder, besides 29.2 million followers on Instagram, is a new shade of red lipstick. The reality TV star-turned-model announced the release of her very own shade of Pure Color Envy Matte Sculpting lipstick, which Estée Lauder calls “part poppy, part orange crush, all matte, all Kendall.”
The shade is a limited-edition reddish-orange hue called Restless, which Jenner advertised on her Instagram earlier today. The bottle for the $30 shade has Jenner’s signature on it, so you can remember who created the shade every time you reach for a tube.
It’s actually the perfect shade for the season – a coral lip is always a great way to rethink a traditional red once the weather gets warmer. And given the Kardashian-Jenner clan’s uncanny ability to move product, we wouldn’t be surprised to see this one fly off the shelves. You can buy the shade now at Estée Lauder.
After Vogue Japan‘s ordinary July cover with Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, the magazine finally brings the excitement with its newly-unveiled August 2015 installment (yes, August covers already). In an unexpected turn of events, the Japanese title tapped Riccardo Tisci and his Givenchy gang to sit in a yearbook formation for photographic duo Luigi & Iango, making for an interesting subject. Tisci asked Kanye West, Kendall Jenner, Jessica Chastain, Joan Smalls, Jamie Bochert, Akimoto Kozue and Mica Arganaraz to pose alongside him, but we’re far from impressed.
“What a strange cover. Are they trying to look like Vogue Italia with the black frame? And what is Jessica doing here? And Kanye? I mean, I can understand if it’s Tisci with his models but I don’t think adding Kanye and Jessica really brings something to the cover,” voiced Oxymore.
“This is just as lazy as it could get. Were they too lazy to think of a theme so they just thought of Tisci and asked him to bring seven people with him? I just can’t anymore. What is happening with Vogue Japan? I am really bothered. They continue to lose their identity and their prestige with every cover they produce. After that horrendous cover with Rosie now this? I just don’t know anymore,” MON replied.
Marc10 definitely wasn’t feeling it as he ranted, “God I can’t stand Riccardo and his gang [of] nonsense. So freaking annoying.”
Also finding the situation rather laughable was Edie123: “Simultaneously busy and boring. I guess that’s an achievement of sorts.”
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Blogger Emily Schuman of Cupcakes and Cashmere is delving into the world of fashion design with the launch of her new clothing line, named after her blog. For Fall 2015, Schuman will release over 40 pieces, divided into three sub-collections inspired by Los Angeles, Malibu and San Francisco.
Schuman posted a preview of the range to her blog today, revealing lace-trimmed top and skirts, a printed floral dress, leather jackets (also available in vegan leather), a distressed sweater and more. Schuman says she’s been working on the collection for 18 months and that it will hit shelves at Nordstrom and Shopbop come July 6. Price points are described as “affordable,” though we don’t quite yet know how much everything will cost.
So far, the collection does look quite wearable though perhaps not particularly groundbreaking. This will be something Cupcakes and Cashmere fans will surely snap up and we can’t wait to see the collection in full.
[via Cupcakes and Cashmere]
We will always remember last year’s Met Gala, not for the gorgeous gowns or the theme, but for the epic melee that happened after the big event. Indeed, how could anyone forget about that post-gala elevator fight between Jay Z and sister-in-law Solange Knowles? Caugh on video, Solange hit the rapper with more than a few kicks and smacks as things got heated during an argument, the subject of which remains a mystery to this day.
Anya Hindmarch was proud to be part of this moment in pop culture history, as Solange was carrying one of her Crisp Packet clutches that night and actually smacked Jay Z with it in the (soundless) security video. Now, Hindmarch is updating the iconic piece, this time crafting versions in 18k yellow gold, rose and white gold.
Hindmarch says she got the idea for the bags after a customer requested one in gold. Figuring other people might be interested in such a fancy item, she decided to go ahead and create a small collection of the pricey bags. The yellow gold bag the designer calls “wearable art; a very fluid, sculptural piece” takes four months to make and will set you back $95,200.
Something tells us Jay Z wouldn’t want to get smacked with one of these babies.
Coach continues to lay out its revamped image and calls on photographer Steven Meisel to return for its Fall 2015 advertising campaign. For Stuart Vevers‘ debut menswear collection at the New York-based brand, models Ben Allen and Niels Trispel take a trip to Staten Island, evoking a true American spirit. The guys wear heavy shearling coats and carry large bags, styled by Karl Templer. Coach is on to a winning formula here, but forum members ask: what’s next?
“Get a life, so booooring,” ranted GIVENCHYlover, setting the tone of the forthcoming discussion.
“These diptych campaigns need to end. They’re not artsy at all,” complained RedSmokeRise immediately.
Testinofan wasn’t showing much love for the campaign either, exclaiming, “Same concept, so boring!!!!!”
KissMiss agreed, “Only one word can describe this: boring!”
“They probably should switch up their style now,” suggested gossiping.
Avogadro had something positive to say: “The concept is the same EVERY SEASON but Ben looks really good!”
“Not exciting, but looks good,” justaguy commented, shedding a glimmer of light on the campaign.
Are you over the same old concept after two consecutive seasons? Join the conversation here.
Who are the most stylish men in the world? GQ‘s got the answer. The ladmag just released its list of the 20 most stylish men alive, guys who all dress the way we wish the men in our lives would. Of course, it’s a little easier to be stylish when you’re rich, famous and have designers scrambling to get their clothes seen on your body. But even though all the men on this list have charmed lives and are on many a fashion designer’s FROW wish list, it’s hard to deny that each has a unique sense of style that deserves to be highlighted.
Naturally, Kanye West made the list, as well as other stylish regulars you might expect: Pharrell Williams, A$AP Rocky, Harry Styles, David Beckham and Eddie Redmayne are all named as part of GQ‘s stylish group.
Absent from the list is Joe Jonas, who was excluded because in many ways, his style fame has surpassed his music career. Bad news for Jonas is good news for Jaden Smith, who is known to play with nontraditional silhouettes for men and isn’t afraid to rock a cape to prom. Jay Z‘s grown-up rapper dad style got him a spot on the list alongside Brad Pitt, Daniel Craig, Bradley Cooper, Ryan Gosling and Russell Westbrook.
Check out the full list of GQ‘s stylish guys.