Is it us or has the weekend just hit like a brick this week? Maybe we've been too busy crying over David Bowie and Alan Rickman to notice the days flying by, but alas, it's Friday. Whatever you thought you were up to, scratch, and follow our weekend guide instead.
Last night, artist and It Girl KESH hosted an opening bash for LJUS2, a new exhibition and concept pop-up shop at Catherine Ahnell Gallery. Looking slick in a Matrix-worthy black bodysuit, the artist was joined by fellow creatives, including Tali Lennox, Dev Hynes, Amirah Kassem, and Fiona Byrne, as she revealed her colorful series of self-portraits. Click through for an inside look!
Who was there: Guests included KESH, Catherine Ahnell, Ali Madigan, Miljan Suknovic, Richie Shazam, Benjamin Bronfman, Genevieve Jones, Alaska Gedeon, Amelian Kashiro Hamilton, Amirah Kassem, Denzel Bryan, Fiona Byrne, Kimberly V., Shaquille Adams, Sydney Reising, David X Prutting, Joshua Mills, Tali Lennox, Ty Hunter, Aaron Tucker, Ade Adeoso, Ana Todorovic, Annie Georgia Greenberg, Antoine Verglas, Brandon Parker, Brendon Alexander, Dev Hynes, Dez Frank Webster, Gigi Burris, Indira Cesarine, and Luisa Popovic.
[Photos by Billy Farrell/BFA.com]
When the cool get cold, they go underground. There's just something so gritty-chic, so quintessential New York about partying in a basement, whether the cocktails are $20 or 2-for-1. Click through for our favorite spots on the subterranean scene.
With all this talk about Republic Records's The Weeknd, there's been a song in our hearts for...the weekend. When we're able to relax—not often—we live for easy clothes and accessories that still look 100. Sharing music, and fashion, is a given. So here are our picks for chilling in can't-feel-my-face-cold NYC and L.A.'s The Hills. Oh, and our top beauty products for Saturday and Sunday. You've worked all week—you've earned it!
It's no surprise that rock and fashion combined at a Stella McCartney presentation in Hollywood on Tuesday. The daughter of one music legend, Paul McCartney, the designer hosted her Pre-Fall 2016 show at the iconic Amoeba Music, where stylish A-listers, It Girls, and musicians came together to celebrate the collection.
We all have our vices. For some of us it’s pizza, ice cream, a bottle of wine, or even binge-watching Narcos (guilty on all charges). Our ultimate vice though presents itself in the form of a juicy, meaty patty stacked between two golden buns.
In more low-blow news proving that 2016 has started out as the worst year ever, beloved British actor Alan Rickman has died and we're wondering how many more icons we can cry for in one week. According to the BBC, the 69-year-old had been suffering from cancer and passed away "surrounded by family and friends."
If you thought the last of the bohemians had been priced out of New York long ago, you will be happy to know that "gypsy tailor" Alix Verley-Pietrafesa is still traipsing around the East Village, wearing vintage robes and luxurious textiles from Istanbul, Morocco, and Provence.