Monthly Archives: September 2011

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AMERICAN ICONS // ANDY WARHOL + ELIZABETH TAYLOR TOGETHER AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME // GAGOSIAN GALLERY NYC

Andy Warhol has been on of my favorite artists, well, for as long as I can remember. Growing up in Pittsburgh, the Warhol Museum was sort of a second home to me in many ways. So, when I saw that … Continue reading

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BILLY RIED SPRING 2012 PRESENTATION // PURE SOUTHERN LUXURY

It has been 10 years since Billy won the CFDA Best New Menswear Designer award, then as William Reid. Many successful years later this growing brand is aging like a fine Kentucky Bourbon. Walking into the presentation, which was packed … Continue reading

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ANTONIO AZZUOLO SPRING 2012 COLLECTION PRESENTATION

(Antonio Azzuolo with Anna Wintour of Vogue) The show I was most looking forward to seeing during all of my planned coverage of New York Fashion Week was my good friend Antonio Azzuolos’. Call me bias, that is fine, but … Continue reading

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MONSTER CHILDREN X MOLLUSK NYC X QUIKSILVER @ UNION POOL BROOKLYN

QUIKSILVER, MONSTER CHILDREN AND MOLLUSK NYC hosted a rainy shindig in Brooklyn where the K-Holes played, the Be Cool Man film screened, and drinks were poured. It was tight as we all tried to avoid the rain, but it made … Continue reading

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STEVEN ALAN SPRING 2012 COLLECTION PRESENTATION | NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

STEVEN ALAN | SPRING 2012 Steven Alan’s Spring 2012 Collection was a joy to walk into as a beautiful contrast to the cool and damp beginning to New York Fashion Week. Alan’s collection took a bit of a nostalgic turn, … Continue reading

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NEW YORK, NEW WAVE | HOSTED BY KASSIA MEADOR AND MIKEY DETEMPLE

Be sure to head over to the The Bowery Hotel tomorrow night for a great event to benefit the Surfrider Foundation, Waves for Development, Stoked Mentoring and the Hurricane Irene relief effort put on by Nouvelle Vague, Outside Magazine and Smash … Continue reading

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SIMON SPURR | DAZZLED SHIPS | BEST SHOW OF THE NIGHT

Simon Spurr received a standing ovation tonight after his runway show at Milk Studios. The most talked about and favorite look, among those attending the show, was the magnificently tailored blazer with multi-directional striping. Inspiration for the jacket came from the … Continue reading

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STEVEN KOLB CEO OF THE CFDA ON WHAT’S NEXT FOR THE CFDA, THE NOMINEES, AND HIS PERFECT WEEKEND

Where did it all start for you? I never wanted to work in corporate America. In college I became a volunteer for VISTA,  Volunteers in Service to America, which is basically the domestic Peace Corps. I was assigned to the crisis … Continue reading

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OWEN WRIGHT / THE UNDERDOG WINS THE QUIKSILVER PRO NEW YORK

After four consecutive days of world class surfing that drew a 100,000 fans to the beach, and a day that will go down in history, it is safe to say the the Quiksilver Pro New York is here to stay. … Continue reading

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WAVES ARE PUMPING AND THE GUYS ARE READY // QUARTERFINALS TOMORROW

With the waves pumping and the crowds following suite the day was epic for East Coast surf. The quarterfinal are primed and ready for tomorrow. Here we go! Who do you think is going to take it? Let us know … Continue reading

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WE LOVE TO LOVE, PAMELA LOVE // CFDA NOMINEE // FASHION WEEK S12

Even if you don’t know Pamela, you more than likely have seen her work, defined by many as a mixture of extravagant designs and materials combined with the mystery and romance of storied tales both dark and whimsical alike. Love … Continue reading

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LOCAL ROCK PARTY @ UNION POOL

TONIGHT A LOCAL ROCK PARTY AT UNION POOL (484 UNION AVE. BROOKLYN) IS NOT TO BE MISSED! HOSTED BY QUIKSILVER WOMEN, MONSTER CHILDREN, CAPT. FIN CO. AND MOLLUSK NYC. THERE WILL BE BEER, DJ’S, A FILM  BY CAPT FIN (BE … Continue reading

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TONY HAWK MEET AND GREET / VERT RAMP DEMO…

Today’s events were a fantastic way to kick start the next two weeks. It was the perfect mix on fashion (Andy Spade showing up at the Tony Hawk vert ramp demo and the Quiksilver Party at the top of The … Continue reading