• H&M Brings Gilded Glamor to the Met Gala

    Tuesday, May 3, 2022

    H&M designed custom looks for actor Laura Harrier and designer Victor Glemaud for the 2022 Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Benefit. Extravagance, glitz and glamour are the themes for H&M’s one-of-a-kind looks, created exclusively for this year’s Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Benefit in New York City. The looks, designed by H&M’s in-house design team, are inspired […]

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  • Brittney Spencer to Sing at the 148th Kentucky Derby

    Monday, May 2, 2022

    Louisville native and multi-Grammy nominated Rap sensation, Jack Harlow selected as this year’s Riders Up presenter Churchill Downs Racetrack has announced that power vocalist Brittney Spencer will sing the national anthem at the 148th Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve on Saturday, May 7, 2022. The announcement comes after Spencer’s first CMT nomination and performance at the Country […]

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  • Victoria Secret’s Bilingual Bombshell

    Saturday, April 30, 2022

    Victoria’s Secret’s newest Bombshell campaign highlights the brand’s best-selling fine fragrance with three-time Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum, and chart-topping singer/songwriter, Camila Cabello. In the brand’s first bilingual campaign, captured by photographer Zoey Grossman, Cabello showcases her individual Bombshell energy with a natural vibrancy and authenticity – a perfect embodiment of the fragrance’s bold and confident scent. The […]

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  • THE COLOR OF COLA

    Wednesday, April 20, 2022

    Academy Award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson set to direct Award-winning filmmakers Stanley Nelson and Jacqueline Olive will direct The Color of Cola, an inspirational documentary that sheds light on the experience of an all-Black sales team, the first of its kind for any major corporation, tasked with tapping the African American market in the Jim Crow […]

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  • Kentucky Derby at Home

    Monday, April 11, 2022

    Williams Sonoma Partners with the Kentucky Derby® to Inspire At-Home Race Day Celebrations The historic Churchill Downs Racetrack and Woodford Reserve® announced today a partnership with specialty kitchen and home furnishings retailer, Williams Sonoma, to deliver inspiration and curated products designed to help customers and Kentucky Derby fans create the ultimate ‘Kentucky Derby At-Home’ celebration. […]

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Latest Issue

Oct
14

Health & Wellness: Fall Into Tea

FALL INTO TEA By Beverly Calero It’s that time of year, again: grab the scarves, sweaters, mittens and mufflers. The days are getting shorter and the nights are growing colder. As we search our grocery store aisles for hot chocolate and pumpkin anything to keep us warm, it’s easy to reach for calore-laden comfort drinks as […]

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Oct
14

Fall Fashion Fix: Skingraft

By: Rebecca McQuigg Rigal Despite the fact that SoCal temperatures remain unseasonably warm well into the perennial indian summer months of September and October, the rules of fashion state that it’s never too early to start planning next season’s wardrobe.  It’s a good thing then, that fall fashion in LA has more to do with […]

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Oct
14

LONDON FASHION WEEK

Photos courtesy of Catwalking.com This September, London Fashion Week featured 58 catwalk shows and 15 style presentations in 5 days Over 120 UK and international emerging and established, ready-to-wear and accessory designers exhibited in The Designer Showrooms at London Fashion Week. Industry giants like  Manolo Blahnik and Smythson joined the official schedule for the first […]

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Highlights

Jan
11

DOWNTIME: ORLANDO, FL

Downtime: Orlando, FL By Francesca Merced I don’t know about you, but I always feel a little hung-over during the month of January – and it has nothing to do with an over-indulgence of alcohol. With the spectacle and festivities of the holiday season over, it’s pretty hard for me to look forward to going […]

Jan
11

MAIN COURSE: Veggie Omelette

Chef Arturo’s Veggie Omelette In today’s fast-paced world, many of us are operating on power bars and energy drinks for fuel.  But there’s no substitute for real food and, just like Mama told you when you were young, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. My Veggie Omelets recipe is loaded with fresh […]

Dec
8

2012: THE YEAR IN REVIEW

The Top 10 News Stories of 2012 History will remember 2012 as 12 months marked by victory, drama, perseverance and tragedy.  From natural disasters, to man-made debauchery, take a look at some of the stories that dominated news coverage and coffee shop discussions throughout the year.

Dec
8

TOP 5 PURSE STRINGS STORIES OF 2012

It’s no surprise that in an election year, issues such as entitlement of the rich, discrimination and workers’ rights would become part of the national conversation.  What is interesting is that all of these topics seemed more prevalently discussed among people in boardrooms than they were by the candidates on the election trail.  The battle […]