DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: KALIA KIRBY

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: KALIA KIRBY By Beverly Calero Jeans are an iconic fashion piece and a must-have for every woman’s closet. However, as a woman, I know that it can be quite a struggle to find the right pair with the right fit and, above all, in the right style. Enter designer Kalia Kirby, whose label […]

MR RIGHT: ROBERT CHRISTOPHER RILEY

MR. RIGHT: ROBERT CHRISTOPHER RILEY By Teryl Warren In Los Angeles, it’s not hard to find a hot and health-conscious man. But add intelligence, creativity and a heart for helping people to those rock-hard abs and we’re treading in pretty impossible-to-find territory. But that’s exactly what we found in this month’s Mr. Right: Robert Christopher […]

TOXIC-FREE LOVE

WHAT HE WANTS: TOXIC-FREE By Marc Alexander Couple #1:  The New Couple. It’s the first day that you realize you are in a committed, in-love relationship.  The communication is as crisp as the sheets on a bed at the Ritz Carlton. But then one day, you attend an event as a couple and while there, […]

THE WORLD’S MOTHERS

Save the Children released its 15th annual “State of the World’s Mothers” report today, revealing the best and toughest places to be a mom.  Finland tops the report’s 2014 Mothers’ Index, while Somalia, affected by both armed conflict and natural disasters, is at the bottom of the list. The United States, which 15 years ago ranked in the top five, has […]

CELEBRATING CINCO DE MAYO

CINCO DE MAYO By Kasie Le Nguyen You’ve heard of Cinco de Mayo, but how much do you really know about the holiday? Cinco de Mayo, or the 5th of May, is a Mexican holiday that commemorates the Mexican Army’s victory over France at the Battle of Puebla, Mexico in 1862. In 1861, Napoleon III, […]

COVER STORY: KIMBERLY ELISE

COVER STORY: KIMBERLY ELISE By Teryl Warren What do Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker and Whoopi Goldberg all have in common? They’ve all won the Academy Award in the Best Supporting Actor/Actress category, and they’ve all shared the screen at one time or another with acclaimed actress Kimberly Elise. On April 19, Ms. Elise re-teams with […]

LIVE FROM COACHELLA 2014

H&M AND ALEXANDER WANG ANNOUNCE THE ALEXANDER WANG X H&M COLLABORATION AT H&M’S SECOND ANNUAL COACHELLA PARTY   LATE NIGHT DANCE PARTY FEATURING HEADLINER MAJOR LAZER, AND PERFORMANCES BY JESSE MARCO, JUST BLAZE, AND IGGY AZALEA  H&M, one of the world’s largest fashion retailers, teamed up with Alexander Wang, to host an epic late night […]

‘TIL DEBT DO US PART

‘TIL DEBT DO US PART: What Couples Should Know Before and After Getting Married By Charles White Spring is the time of year for renewal. Within this season, seeds planted come to life, flowers begin to bloom, birds sing songs of joy and men and women are falling in love. Soon, love turns into commitment […]

BEST WEDDING SONGS EVER!

Even if you’re not walking down the aisle any time soon, our Best Wedding Songs Play list is sure the get you in the mood to move. Take a listen and let us know if your favorite wedding song made our cut!     A Wiles Wedding from Wiles Magazine on Myspace.

IS HE MARRIAGE MATERIAL?

Is HE Marriage Material? By Marc Alexander You’re six months in and everything is cool. It’s more than cool, its damn near blissful. He seems to be attracted to you, he’s honest and he’s introduced you to his friends and family with no hesitation as his “girlfriend.”  Not his “friend” or “chick” but good old-fashioned, […]