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IHTGW ‘Fashion Is Fake’ Collection

20 March 2013, 05.13 | Posted in Fashion | 1 comment »

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Ihtgw by Samia Malik launched a capsule collection of tees and sweatshirt with the slogan “Fashion is Fake,” a statement against the negative aspects and practices of the fashion industry. See some of our faves on the flip. Some pieces are available here.

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Diane Pernet Talks About Fashion Critics On The Business Of Fashion

20 March 2013, 01.27 | Posted in Editor News, Fashion | 1 comment »

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I had to share with you Diane Pernet’s op-ed piece on fashion critics called, “Who Watches the Watchmen,” from the blog, The Business of Fashion. Pernet covers lots of ground like the relationship between advertising and editorial coverage:

“It is no wonder that most ‘critics’ are not critics, but just give a report of what goes down the runway, without voicing any real opinion. It is also no secret that for more than the past decade, editorials have been ruled by advertisers. You place an ad, you get an editorial page, and if the advertiser does not get proper coverage, they pick up the phone and demand editorial coverage or they will pull their money. So, can you really expect a critic for a publication that thrives on that ad money to say that the Chanel or the Louis Vuitton show was crap? Not likely.”

Pernet concludes with her appreciation of bloggers, another reason why the woman is a #Boss:

“I find it amusing the way so many seasoned journalists are still threatened by bloggers. The bloggers are not masquerading as mature journalists. They are more like consumers excited to find themselves suddenly given access to the shows and along with that, a certain degree of credibility. The ones that write their content based on who is paying the bills are no better/or worse than the magazines that only report on their advertisers.”

Read the complete feature here.

Junya Watanabe Ester Ponti Top

19 March 2013, 13.48 | Posted in Fashion | 3 comments »

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A lovely assortment of Junya Watanabe just landed at Ln-cc.The Ester  Ponti top with the mesh details dies a fantastic job of elevating an athletic apprel detail into something high end and even a little conceptula yet still manages to be a little sexy. See  the details on the flip and purchase at Ln-cc.

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Adidas x GLC Nail Art Pop-Up x Teyana Taylor x The Misshapes x Chromeo

19 March 2013, 02.02 | Posted in Fashion | 2 comments »
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Teyana Taylor and Joselynne Veras

This past Friday adidas launched the GLC pop-up nail salon in collaboration with Teyana Taylor and a crew of talented nail artists. The opening party featured the Misshapes and the incomparable Chromeo. It was refreshing to see an athletic brand devote an event to nail art and  women even though there were an impressive amount of men in attendance. Take a look on the next page for a peek at the ambiance. All images by Highsnobette.

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3.1 Phillip Lim ‘Francis’ Bootie

15 March 2013, 23.37 | Posted in Fashion, Shoes | 1 comment »

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A lovely bootie with trompe-l’oeil detail, perfect for that time of year when you want to shed your winter footwear, but still need a fully covered shoe. See various angles of Francis on the flip and purchase her.

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Jewel Heritage ‘The Huntress’ Ring

15 March 2013, 00.05 | Posted in Accessories, Fashion, Jewellery | No comments »


The latest from Jewel Heritage set to be released tomorrow,  is a statement making claw cut smoky Quartz with an 18 kt. gold plated feather detailed encasing:

Based on the fierceness associated with strong willed, go getting women, we decided to arm her with her own set of claws to really show people whose boss!

See the various angles on the flip and get yours here.

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Chris Del Moro For Baldessarini’s Spring 2013 Campaign

14 March 2013, 00.08 | Posted in Fashion | 1 comment »

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Surf culture  ( and hot surfers) has never been lost on the Snobettes, hence our seal of approval on Baldessarini’s Spring campaing starring long boarder Chris Del Moro. Via FY. More on the flip!

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Sugar Pills ‘Barbie’ Sweatshirt

13 March 2013, 15.42 | Posted in Fashion | 2 comments »

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A good sweatshirt can take you to many places. Like always because of the trend, the variety of designs has us swooning. Sugar Pills based in Poland makes the kind of graphic sweatshirts we love. The subversive Barbie with a goth edge, is a winner in our book. Get it here. S/o to Rowshana for the tip!

Surfers Kelia Moniz & Monyca Byrne-Wickey Share Their Top 5 Surf Spots

12 March 2013, 18.40 | Posted in Fashion, Swimwear | 1 comment »

RC’s Timbo had the opportunity to chat with Roxy surfers Kelia Moniz and Monyca Byrne-Wickey during their NYC visit. The girls were in town to celebrate to launch of the very fun Roxy loves DVF swimwear line and also share some with Tim, some of their favorite surf spots. Enjoy

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Rihanna Wears Custom Givenchy For Her ‘Diamonds’ Tour

11 March 2013, 21.48 | Posted in Fashion | 2 comments »
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Via Ultimate Rihanna

Looks like the Rihanna x Givenchy top posted a few days ago was a precursor to the news that Rihanna will be dressed in some custom pieces by none other than  Riccardo Tisci’s Givenchy for her upcomig ‘Diamonds’ tour  as reported by Bazaar:

Debuting this past weekend at the first date in Buffalo, Rihanna entered the stage in a black Givenchy cape before revealing thigh high leather boots with a three-piece embroidered and printed costume (on the next page). Featuring a parka, the designs play off of Givenchy’s Fall 2013 menswear line and have a certain hip hop meets glam appeal — but under the parka Rihanna kept it feminine in a black and white nappa leather bra with gold stars embroideries and gold buckles. That look is finished with a Givenchy shark tooth necklace engraved with “Riri.” “I enjoyed making these looks,” Tisci says of the designs. “Rihanna represents what young and amazing means today. She is punk and talented. She offers intelligence, energy and pure beauty. Rihanna has what every girl aspires to have. She is the face of her generation.”

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