WILES ON THE TOWN: LUCKY FABB CONFERENCE

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Betsey Johnson, Drew Barrymore and a host of other other uber-hot stars descended upon the luxurious SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, CAfor the Lucky Magazine Fashion and Beauty Blog Conference on April 4, and Wiles was there to capture all of the fabulous action! Lucky, the magazine about shopping, hosted the 2ndAnnual FABB West – a [...]

WILES ON THE TOWN – PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM

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This past Thursday night, Wiles was in the house to celebrate the Petersen Automotive Musuem’s Third Annual Open House.  The stylish L.A. crowd was treated to a wonderful reception!  The second floor “showroom” featured preserved autos from every era in history, as well as iconic cars from Hollywood favorites including  the “Grease Lightning” car from the [...]

Wiles on the Town: Art of Elysium Pieces of Heaven Charity event

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  Wiles recently caught up with actress Shanola Hampton on the red carpet at the Art of Elysium’s 6th Annual Pieces of Heaven charity art auction, presented by CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka.  The event represented the individual journey each participating artist takes and expresses through their chosen medium. All proceeds raised from artwork sold at [...]

Sister Act – Jessica & Ashlee Simpson!

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 Much to the delight of their young fans, super star singer-designer-sisters Jessica and Ashlee Simpson kicked off the month of November with a visit to the Macy’s store at the South Coast Plaza Mall in Costa Mesa, CA in support of the Jessica Simpson and Jessica Simpson Girls Collections. The duo greeted and signed autographs for countless [...]

WILES ON THE TOWN WITH ELISE NEAL!

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Memphis, TN-born actress Elise Neal has been captivating audiences ever since her breakout role as “Scrappie” in John Singleton’s period film Rosewood. Her solid performances in films like Hustle & Flow and Scream 2 have made her a favored talent amond directors, casting professionals and the like. This year she celebrated her award-winning film “The Undershepherd” screening at [...]

WILES ON THE TOWN: HOLLYWOOD BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

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Wiles will be on the red carpet this Thursday, October 25 for the kickoff of the 12th annual Hollywood Black Film Festival! Dubbed “The Black Sundance,” HBFF is an annual 4-day celebration of black cinema drawing together established and rising filmmakers, popular film and television stars, writers, industry executives, emerging filmmakers/writers/actors and diverse audiences from Southern California [...]

Wiles on the Town: Project Ethos!

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‘Tis the season for fabulous fall fashion and Wiles’ coverage of the SS 2013 shows continues tonight at Project Ethos!  Project Ethos showcases emerging fashion, music, and art to buyers, media and consumers throught liveevents and the world wide web.  (You can check out our coverage from the spring in the April 2012 issue of Wiles Magazine.) [...]

WILES ON THE TOWN: SUE WONG SPRING 2013 RUNWAY SHOW

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The Conga Room at LA Live in Downtown LA was the scene where, on Friday, September 21st, designer Sue Wong’s latest incarnation of “Beauty. Magic. and Transformation.” took place. Wiles was there along with celebrities from all over the fashion and entertainment world – including the exquisite model/actress Eva Marcille. Aptly dubbed “Spring Transcendent,” the [...]

WILES CELEBRATES THE INDIE MUSIC COMMUNITY!

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  In the continuous recognition of our July Independence issue, Wiles Magazine presented our first ever “Salute to Independents Listening Lounge” to showcase and celebrate the independent music community! This event not only brought together some of L.A.’s hottest female DJs and 2012 Kollaboration LA winner Nate Tao, it also raised awareness and funds for [...]

The View from Breakers Hotel: June 8

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This is the first in a series of summer blogs about the mother-daughter travels of myself and my 22-year old daughter. Though we live in Hampton Roads, we just can’t seem to keep still. Maybe were also Rom, in addition to being Black and Native American, but that’s another story for a later date. Today [...]