Thursday, 19 October 2017

Black Twitter Blasts Nivea For Skin-Lightening Lotion Ad

NIVEA Celebrates National PDA Day In New York City's Herald Square
Source: Thos Robinson / Getty
Clearly Nivea didn’t learn a damn thing from Dove’s little fiasco over a week ago!
On Wednesday, a commercial and print ad surfaced online featuring a new skin lightening lotion the body care company sells in Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon and Senegal, The New York Post reported.

Who Wore It Better? Rita Ora vs. Ryan Destiny in Off-White’s Fall 2017 Electric Blue and Silver Detail Velveteen Coat Dress With Houndstooth Over The Knee Pointy Toe Boots

Celebrity Sightings in New York City - October 5, 2017
It’s another style showdown! Beauty Ryan Destiny slayed the ‘Gram in the same Off-White Fall 2017 Electric Blue and Silver Detail Velveteen Coat Dress With Houndstooth Over The Knee Pointy Toe Boots that songstress Rita Ora wore while filming her ‘Anywhere’ music video in New York City:

Solange Claps Back After Magazine Photoshops Her Image On The Cover: ‘Don’t Touch My Hair’
First things first: Thou shall not come for Solange.
The Seat at the Table singer is featured as the cover star for the recent issue of the Evening Standard, but had an epic clap back for the outlet photoshopped the top of her blonde mane, removing a towering braided sphere above her head.
“dtmh,” she captioned the photo on Instagram, which is an acronym for her hit song, “Don’t Touch My Hair.”

Iris Apfel by Bikramjit Bose for ELLE India November 2017

Denim Defiance: Kendall Jenner Broke the Rules so You Could, Too

ESC: Kendall Jenner
The moment Kendall Jenner bared her legs in a pair of denim shorts at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival—all dress codes became forever extinct.

Erdem x H&M: How Zendaya, Kate Mara & More Are Wearing the Collection

ESC: Zendaya, H&M x Erdem
For those who think they are too good for affordable fashion, they clearly didn't see the Erdem x H&M runway show Wednesday night at the historic Ebell women's club.

Gabrielle Union's Statement Coat Now Has a Checkered Past

ESC: Dare to Wear, Gabrielle Union
Felipe Ramales / Splash News
Gabrielle Union is mixing it up this fall.
The Being Mary Jane actress starred in her very own fashion show this week, while promoting her new book, We're Going to Need More Wine (on sale this Tuesday).

Karrueche’s Miami Beach Myra Swim Brax Black One Piece High Cut Leg Belted Swimsuit
The heat was on as actress Karrueche went bold on the beach in Miami, clad in a $125 Myra Swim Brax Black One Piece High Cut Leg Belted Swimsuit.

Come on body!

Cool Fall Coats
Cooler temperatures inspire couture designers and their contemporaries to create some pretty spectacular outerwear. When the leaves begin to fall, fashion enthusiasts everywhere recognize a charismatic coat as the coveted statement piece of any legit  #OOTD worth its wear. After all, it takes skills to keep warm while still maintaining a sense of style.
I LOVE coats, so I categorized and curated some pieces we think are sure to please…while keeping you cozy at the same time!

Under $100: Sock Boots

Sock boots are fall’s hottest way to get on-trend, fast. They’re the perfect upgrade to a pair of cropped pants, shredded denim, or a dreamy dress, immediately pulling a sharp burst of on-point seasonal style to any ensemble. And the sartorial possibilities are infinite!
From glittered sock boots, to sophisticated nudes and bold barbie pinks, this trending bootie is destined to carry you through fall with that the extra bit of swag.