Clearly, the fixed additions to the "piggy financial institution" circa 2004 have been smart investments, laying the inspiration for a really Scrooge McDuckian fortune to blossom and develop. Though 50 Cent's days of besieging the music trade and all these inside it look like lengthy over, his presence has but to fade; in actual fact, some may argue that the person has merely shifted lanes, and moderately than taking to instrumentals to clown his opponents, he unleashes memes ad-infinitum. Yet little can cease him. Nor does anyone actually wish to, contemplating his propensity for clapping again with cruel reproach.
All issues thought-about, being hip-hop's bonafide villain has paid off in spades. For a person of pricey tastes like 50 Cent, such proverbial "blood cash" has discovered many-a-use. For one, it will seem he is considerably of a watch aficionado, having amassed fairly a good assortment of uncommon and costly timepieces. Despite nursing considerably of a fever, 50 makes certain to showcase a few of his favorites, together with a diamond-encrusted Audemar Piget, an RM-1103 ("cease was attempting to entrance like I've the infant, I've the large one"), and a pair extra joints.
He additionally takes a second to get sentimental by his personal requirements, revealing a brand new chain, full with photograph of himself and his youngest son. Suffice it to say, being a self-proclaimed member of the "TOP 5 useless or alive" society pays off. Should 50 be within the GOAT dialog? A case can actually be made.
Rihanna Earns Backlash For Savage X Fenty's Plus Size Collection
Customers observed variations within the merchandise provided throughout sizes.
A brand new line of intimates was launched by Rihanna's Savage X Fenty forward of Valentine's day. The themed assortment created some buzz among the many model's admirers whereas stirring some discontentment with its plus-size prospects. One social media consumer, specifically, made headlines along with her critique that highlighted how Savage X may not be as inclusive as their model had prompt.
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Fashion blogger, Alysse Dalessandro, turned to Twitter to level out the discrepancy. "I perceive building can not at all times be the identical for plus dimension (particularly in lingerie) however I do know you are able to do strappy bralettes in plus so why do manufacturers do that?" Other social media customers chimed in, recognizing the variations between the merchandise in addition to their presentation when targetted in the direction of girls who've greater frames.
Ashleigh of AshleighChubbyBunny on Instagram has been vocal concerning the difficulty because the model launched. "I've handled folks making an attempt to close me up about it, making an attempt to get me to 'wait till the subsequent launch,' and accusing me of being jealous for not being acknowledged or supported by the model in the way in which that others are," she said. "Other manufacturers that cater to plus-sizes haven't any downside creating the identical, and even sexier, lingerie for plus-sizes."
Offset & Playboi Carti Cissy Strut For Virgil Abloh's "Off-White" In Paris
Virgil Abloh is taking Paris Fashion Week by storm.
Virgil Abloh's Off-White festivities kicked off this week in Paris. To mark the event, Virgil dipped into his black e book in recruiting rappers corresponding to Playboi Carti and Offset as part-time fashions for the weeklong extravaganza. Abloh is asking his present/new line "Public Television," consistent with his DIY design motif. The garments modeled by Carti, Offset, fashions professionally solid of their position, are typically outsized, when and the place Abloh sees match. And but, each outfit is meticulous in its conception.
Even the flowy bubble coats and blazers, boast a excessive diploma of tailoring on this assortment. Carti is pictured strutting in a flashy inexperienced ski outfit, to not be outdone by Offset's pink bomber, black tunic, coupled along with his YRN kneck chocker for added-panache. The normal thought right here is that if hip-hop goes to be assimilated at such a high propensity by the style trade, why not solid rappers on the catwalk?
As you may recall, Offset has been considerably of a scene stealer at Paris Fashion Week, largely as a consequence of a Louis Vuitton mink coat he wore at Virgil Abloh's behest. Before taking the limelight all to himself along with his "Public Television" assortment, Abloh debuted a collection artwork installments across the World, in preparation for his unveiling.
"A yellow brick street, a area of crimson poppies, an emerald inexperienced forest—the colourful World of Oz that impressed the Men's Spring-Summer 2019 Collection has been delivered to life in a short-lived residency housed within the Chrome Hearts' West Village retailer," wrote Abloh in anticipation of the massive occasion.
Rihanna Gets Cheeky In Pink Lingerie For Savage X Fenty Valentine's Day Line
Rihanna retains sharing her greatest angles to advertise her lingerie line.
While all of us anticipate Rihanna's ninth studio album to reach later this yr, the artist has been striving in different fields of her profession. After establishing herself as probably the most common singers worldwide, Rihanna dove into totally different territories by proving that she generally is a make-up mogul as properly. Then, she launched Savage x Fenty to compete with all of the lingerie retailers, incomes her hold there as properly. She's additionally change into a profitable actress in between albums. The multi-talented businesswoman is aware of easy methods to get what she desires and as of late, she's been working her physique to advertise the hell out of her lingerie line.
With Valentine's Day arising quickly, the pop star teased what we are able to anticipate out of her Savage assortment. Her advertising and marketing technique was much like the one she used this winter; present some pores and skin and the cash will come. The new assortment is very similar to her make-up model: inclusive and wide-ranging. In the previous, Rih has had fashions of all shapes, sizes, colours and talents on her runway and that is extra of the identical. Predominantly pink and pink types have been launched for the season as Rihanna rocks cut-out coronary heart underwear.
The artist advised Vogue, "Lingerie isn't just about exploiting the feminine physique, it’s about celebrating it and that’s what Savage x is all about." Take a take a look at how she's innovating within the lingerie world here.
James Harden x Adidas Y-3 Collection Now Available
James Harden and Yohji Yamamoto’s Adidas subsidiary Y-3 have teamed up for a new collection that includes three different shoes as well as an entire apparel collection. The full collection is available today at SSENSE.
Included in the James Harden x Adidas Y-3 collection is an upscale version the BYW silhouette dubbed the "Y3 x James Harden JH Tangutsu." Those kicks, retailing for $350, feature the familiar Boost midsole along with premium materials on the upper. Additionally, the collection includes the $400 "Y3 x James Harden JH Bashyo" slip-on and the "Y3 x James Harden JH Boost" high-top that is retailing for $450.
Harden debuted all the footwear selections in a photo shoot for his GQ cover, which you can check out here.
Accompanying all three shoes is a matching line apparel that ranges from socks ($30) and tank tops ($95) to shorts ($180), "slim trousers" ($350) and a $390 satin jacket. Check out the full collection here.
Champion's Spring Collection Is Basically A Necessity
For the Northerners, it's kind supposed to be Spring but it seems it's not quite here yet, temperature wise. Thankfully, the new Champion Spring collection has some warm pieces, hoodies, and long sleeve looks that will carry you into the Summer for the warmer days.
The initial drop came out last month, but the brand has since added more fire pieces to make the capsule even more desired. We're talking track pants, vintage taped track jackets, pastel hoodies, socks, t-shirts, shorts, reverse weave track pants and even a grey fanny pack.
Check out the new adds below as well as some staple pieces from the whole collection. All the ferings are available on the ficial web store now.
Kim Kardashian Is Creating A "Kanye Archive" Of Glasses, Masks & More
Kanye West's albums are not only wildly different in terms sound and aesthetics, but they ten correspond with different phases Kanye's wardrobe as well. Over the 10+ years Kanye's been in the game, he's sported a lot iconic fits, and has influenced fashion in a lot different ways.
As it turns out, Kanye isn't one to throw away his old accessories. Kim Kardashian posted a video to her Instagram story this week showing f a veritable museum Kanye gear. Who could forget when Kanye debuted the shutter shades in the video for "Stronger" f his third album Graduation, which were extremely controversial for the time. Also pictured are several pixelated heart pins, that he was known for rocking during his 808's and Heartbreak bow tie era. She even has the block sunglasses from Kanye's appearance at the 2006 Grammy awards.
That's not all Kim's got. She mentioned on Twitter that the West family still has every single mask that Kanye West wore on his Yeezus tour.
Unfortunately, it doesn't seem likely that the "Kanye Archive" will ever be put on display for the public. Instead, Kim mentions in the video that she's saving them as keepsakes, maybe to give to her children one day.
Regardless, the video is sure to send any passionate Kanye fan on a trip down memory lane. While Kanye is holed up in Wyoming working on his new album, we could end up with a brand new era Kanye West inspired fashion. Check out the 'archive' for yourself below.
Jamaican Queen Davina Bennett Is The New Face Of Shea Moisture
Jamaican Queen and Miss Universe 2nd runner-up continues to make her island proud.
After making headlines with her signature fro at the 66th Miss Universe Pageant, Davina makes a historic move as it was announced that she is the new face Shea Moisture.
Representing the “Jamaican Black Castor Oil” Collection, be on the look out for campaigns with the island Queen in the coming days.
View the announcement her Instagram page below, and check out her .
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BAPE Utilizes Keith Haring Designs For Limited Edition Spring/Summer 2018 Capsule
The Japanese based streetwear brand BAPE is teaming up once again with the Keith Haring Foundation for a limited edition Spring/Summer 2018 capsule. The apparel will feature Keith's iconic barking dog piece and the baby motif on BAPE's staple camo designs and the MA-1 flight jacket.
The collection fers t-shirts, hats, mugs, pillows, and keychains that feature the beloved pop and graffiti-like art created by the late artist.
Peep some the ferings below and keep it locked on the BAPE's ficial site for info on when the looks are available for purchase.
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Jaden Smith Teams Up With G-Star RAW For Sustainable Denim Capsule
Jaden Smith is known for making environmental friendly moves. He and his father Will Smith have successfully been doing their JUST Water initiatives and it's been going strong for some time now. For his latest moves, the "Falcon" rapper has come together with G-Star RAW for a sustainable denim collection.
Teaming up with Pharrell Williams and Aitor Throup, the trio will make an Earth-friendly Fall/Winter 2018 collection with the Dutch brand, to be dropped later this year.
“I was first brought into G-Star by Pharrell, someone who I respect and admire," Jaden said. "What they have been doing with sustainable innovation recently has been so inspiring, especially with the launch their most sustainable jeans ever. They are at the forefront denim sustainability, on top the denim game. It’s the same thing I’ve been trying to do with my JUST Water initiative, so to innovate in an industry where there is so much room for improvement. G-Star is a great place for me to collaborate, learn, and make a positive impact on denim and fashion.”