Monthly Archives: May 2011

A Sneak Peek at Missoni For Target!

Although retail giant, Target has been trying to keep this flawless collaboration under wraps for the past several months, pictures have leaked online of what seems to be high-end fashion label, Missoni’s line of clothing for Target. A veteran at … Continue reading

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Explain “Hobo-Chic”

Back in 2005, media was buzzing with the creation of the term “hobo-chic“, a flip of the already coined “boho” that applied to young Hollywood’s new addiction to homeless-esque attire. Even when covered in layers and layers of fabric while … Continue reading

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Lil’ Mama Moves “On & On & On” From Her Lip Gloss Days

Lil’ Mama came on the scene with a bang in 2007 with her catchy and overly simplistic hit “Lip Gloss.” Tweens across the country were smackin’ their lips and poppin’ their gloss with a whole new attitude. Since then, however, … Continue reading

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Nas and Lauryn Hill to Headline the 2011 Rock the Bells Festival

I have been to a few horrible concerts in my time. From bad sound systems to late artists, I have just about seen it all. But the one concert that I will always have good memories about is the Rock … Continue reading

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Celebrity Brides Sparkle in Lorraine Schwartz Jewelry

In case you haven’t already heard, Kim Kardashian is engaged!  Kim’s engagement to basketball player, Kris Humphries, was announced in People on May 25.  Of course everyone wanted to know about the ring.  Kim’s rock is an over-the-top Lorraine Schwartz … Continue reading

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Stars Pay Tribute to Poet Gil Scott-Heron

On May 27th, news broke that Gil Scott-Heron, known by many as the “Godfather of Rap”, had passed away. The influential author, poet, activist, and musician not only challenged audiences in times of social turbulence, but also gave rise to … Continue reading

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Neil Blomkamp’s New Sci-Fi Film “Elysium”

The sci-fi thiller, “Elysium” will be filmed this summer in Vancouver and Mexico. While little is known about this film, we know that Neil Blomkamp is the director and it will follow his previous film “District 9’s” storyline about a … Continue reading

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Chiddy Bang: The Philly Duo Shakes Up Hip-Hop and Keeps Things “Swelly”

A couple of days ago on Twitter, an interesting phrase was trending: “Peanut Butter and Swelly.”  No, it’s not just your favorite sandwich spelled incorrectly; it’s also the name of the new mixtape that was released on May 27th by … Continue reading

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Love is In the Air and On the Screen This Summer

It’s pretty universally acknowledged that summer is a great season for action flicks and animated movies. But it’s also a great season to enjoy a whole new slate of romantic comedies.  Honestly, what could be better than sitting in an … Continue reading

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Crochet Weaves Its Way Back Into Fashion

Crochet, once a hippie-associated trend suffering from years of decline, has a refreshing new look and feel that’s ultra-trendy. The fashion revival of crochet — reintroduced from the popular 1970s style — has been gaining a lot of popularity recently … Continue reading

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