Conductor Karina Canellakis makes Proms history with stirring First Night

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Brazil by Way of Farm Rio Makes Its Way to the West Coast

OLÁ, LOS ANGELES: Brazil-based clothing label Farm Rio sees the U.S. as its ticket to overseas expansion, with the company unveiling its first West Coast store on the heels of a New York door opening this past spring and one planned for Miami in the fall.
The 900-square-foot pop-up store opening this week at Westfield Century City is part of a larger strategy to grow the business in the U.S. before a broader global expansion.
Farm Rio was launched in 1997 by Katia Barros and Marcello Bastos and gained ground among consumers for its bold colors and tropical prints across a line that now includes dresses, jumpsuits, skirts, pants and tops. The brand now counts more than 70 stores in Brazil.
This year the company began laying the groundwork for U.S. expansion, first with the launch of an online shop in March. The following month Farm Rio opened a New York store, which the company said beat projections by 50 percent in its first month in business. In May there was a Surf Lodge pop-up, with Los Angeles now set to see the brand.

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Barros cited the Los Angeles weather and its synergies to

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Ty Law makes one final pick: His Hall of Fame presenter

The former Patriot turned to Byron “Book” Washington, “my best friend in the world,” to help him write the final gold-jacket chapter of his career.
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Willie Norris Makes Runway Debut at La Mama Galleria

Designer Willie Norris presented his fall 2019 collection at the intimate and iconic La Mama Galleria in the East Village, where artists such as Bette Midler, Harvey Keitel, Diane Lane, Harvey Fierstein, the Blue Man Group and David Bowie have performed or taken in a show.
Though the setting was intimate, the audience was rambunctious, cheering for the all-queer cast of models and friends like Coco Romack, West Dakota and Charlene Incarnate, who hosted the show, and Aaron Philip, Michael Love, Jess Miller, Blaire Augustus and Cherry Jaymes, who made their runway debuts. Norris cast the models before the collection was done, because he wanted to adapt the clothing to each individual.
“I cast most of the models before the looks were made,” said Norris. “I knew exactly who I wanted in the show and the clothes needed to adapt to the models, not the other way around.”

Michael Love, one of many to make their runway debut at the Willie Norris Workshop show this month. 

“Collection One” consisted of 15 workwear-inspired looks, including a range of jeans, denim jackets and jumpsuits, and graphic T-shirts and tank tops all crafted from deadstock fabric and repurposed clothing. In addition, leather pieces and accessories were made

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Prince Louis Makes Buckingham Palace Balcony Debut

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Serena Williams Makes Powerful Fashion Statement at French Open

A year after having her tennis outfit banned at the French Open, Serena Williams had something to communicate through her look for the 2019 tournament — literally.
At the 2018 French Open, the 23-time Grand Slam winner made headlines for wearing a Nike compression catsuit to compete on the tennis court. While Williams wore the sleek one-piece outfit to help prevent blood clots that she developed after giving birth to her nine-month-old daughter, Olympia, the French Tennis Federation took issue with the fashion statement, banning the look in a new dress code issued after the match.
Undeterred from pushing the fashion boundaries, Williams, who has her own fashion label, returned to the French Open on Monday in an equally headline-making look, this time a Virgil Abloh-designed black-and-white Nike outfit with a jacket emblazoned with the words “champion,” “queen” and “goddess.” Many are seeing Williams’ sartorial choice as a rebuttal to the ban on her catsuit.

Serena Williams in Nike at the French Open 2018. 
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On the 2018 dress code drama, Williams commented last May to reporters: “I feel like if and when, or if they know that some things are for health reasons, then there’s no way that they wouldn’t be OK with

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Streetwear Losing Steam as Tailored Makes a Comeback

It’s tailored’s time once again.
Streetwear has dominated the conversation in men’s wear for the past several years, but the dialogue is changing. At the fall runway shows in Europe in January, there was a noticeable shift toward a more dressed-up aesthetic.
Retailers are ready.
But while the selling floors will be more skewed toward tailored, it’s clearly not your grandfather’s suit. The fashion influence of streetwear and comfort of ath-leisurewear have had a dramatic — and lasting — impact on the entire men’s market. So instead of a sea of solid navy and gray single-breasted suits, there’s color and pattern and modern silhouettes in both suits and sport coats — and they’re being paired with upscale T-shirts and the ubiquitous sneaker.
The sneaker remains the one hot layover from the streetwear explosion, but even that is shifting focus, with a dressier silhouette coming to the fore. And for fall, comfortable boots may even kick sneakers to the curb.
Ironically, the return to tailored comes at the same time Goldman Sachs said it would be relaxing the dress code for its employees in light of the more casual workplace (although bankers will still have to wear suits when they meet prospective or actual clients). This

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Giambattista Valli x H&M Collection Makes Its Debut in Cannes

Giambattista Valli and H&M have revealed their upcoming collaboration using a few famous faces.
Project Love — the first collaboration between the Italian designer and fast-fashion brand — was revealed tonight at the Cinema Against AIDS amfAR gala during the Cannes Film Festival with looks from the collection worn on the likes of Kendall Jenner, Chiara Ferragni, H.E.R., Bianca Brandolini, Chris Lee and Ross Lynch. Valli and Ann-Sofie Johansson, creative adviser at H&M, were also seen posing with the celebrities.

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Naomi Scott Makes Three Wishes & Talks "Aladdin"

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Rihanna Makes History With New LVMH Fashion Line

Rihanna Rihanna continues to slay the fashion game.
The 31-year-old singer has partnered with LVMH to create a new luxury fashion line called Fenty. The label will include shoes, accessories and…

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Uber makes disappointing stock market debut

Uber began trading as a public company at $ 42 (£35) per share on Friday, nearly 7% below its initial public offering price.
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Aretha Franklin Makes History With Posthumous Pulitzer Prize

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin is still receiving some much deserved R-E-S-P-E-C-T.
On Monday, the Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor “for her indelible contribution to…

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Lil Nas X’s Smash Makes Country Wonder if Rap Is Friend or Foe. Again.

The viral success of “Old Town Road” has turned the 20-year-old rapper into an overnight sensation and rebooted conversations about who is allowed to represent the rural experience.
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The Big Bang Theory Makes TV History as Longest-Running Multi-Camera Sitcom

The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory is making history in its 12th and final season. The long-running sitcom, which will come to an end on May 16, is earning that “long-running” title this year. With…

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CFDA Makes Lead Donation for Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Memorial

FASHION’S PAST AND FUTURE: Efforts to build a memorial commemorating the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire have been bolstered by a $ 25,000 donation by the CFDA to the endowment fund.
March 25 marks the 108th anniversary of the catastrophic fire that left 146 garment workers in New York City dead. After years of starting and stalling, plans for the Triangle Fire Memorial at the factory’s former site at 29 Washington Place are moving forward. With the help of a $ 1.5 million grant from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo that was issued three years ago, supporters of the Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition are trying to raise an additional $ 850,000 to maintain the memorial upon its completion. The Landmarks Preservation Commission recently greenlit that the memorial be installed on what is now New York University’s Brown Building.
The CFDA’s Steven Kolb said Monday, “Obviously, it was a tragic, historic moment in our industry. When you look at the success of fashion or fashion as an industry, the human factor — the people who work in the factories — are really sometimes overlooked. We look at the clothes or the brands or the advertising or the social media. But the work really comes from people.”
“When

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Taboola Makes Acquisition to Bolster Its Take on Apple News

Taboola is acquiring an Israeli team to bolster its young news recommendation service for users of Android phones.
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Wysh List: Five rule changes that makes sense

The GMs debated some tweaks at their recent meetings, with a few catching our eye. Plus, the Week in Gritty, Jersey Fouls and more.
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Tesla Makes Record $920 Million Payment for Convertible Bond

Tesla delivered its largest-ever bond payment, a move that likely used up nearly a quarter of its cash at a time when the company faces increasing scrutiny from regulators and investors.
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Salma Hayek Turns Fashion Week Into a Family Affair as Her Daughter Makes Rare Public Appearance

Salma Hayek, Gucci Show, Milan Fashion Week 2019Salma Hayek is taking over Fashion Week, one runway at a time.
The 52-year-old actress isn’t hitting the coveted shows alone, instead, she’s turning it into a family…

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Meghan Markle Makes Secret Trip to NYC For Baby Shower

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Bulgari Makes Donation to Protect Roman Archeological Site

BULGARI DONATES: Bulgari is again stepping forward to restore a Roman landmark.
The Italian jewelry firm, headquartered in the Italian capital, is donating 500,000 euros to develop the archeological site of the Area Sacra in Largo Argentina, which will be accessible and regularly open to visits for the first time.
The sum will be added to the remaining 485,594 euros of the funds allocated for the restoration of the Spanish Steps as per the agreement signed by Bulgari in 2014 in which it was established that any remaining funds would be allocated to projects preserving the cultural heritage of the city. At the time, Bulgari revealed it planned to support the restoration of the Spanish Steps and pledged to donate 1.5 million euros.
“We are very proud of this further gift to the Eternal City: after the restoration of the Spanish Steps, which have always been a meeting point for Romans and tourists, we will enhance another site at the center of the social and spiritual life of the ancient capital,” said Jean-Christophe Babin, chief executive officer of the Bulgari Group. “Visitors will at last be able to admire beautiful and important remains from close quarters, in a square surrounded by Renaissance and medieval

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"Whiskey Cavalier" Makes Danger Fun

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Dua Lipa makes surprise appearance to unveil waxwork

Pop star Dua Lipa has posed with a waxwork of herself at Madame Tussauds, in a surprise appearance ahead of the Brit Awards on Wednesday.
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Luxury Handbag Label Grace Han Makes Debut With London Store Opening

NEW ROMANTIC: The handbag market has been bursting with newness in the contemporary space as of late, with accessibly priced labels cropping up one after the other and grasping for the attention of the Instagram generation.
But there’s still space for a slower, more luxurious approach, according to Taiwanese designer Grace Han, who debuted her eponymous label this month with a focus on craftsmanship and the in-store experience.
The label launched to the market with the opening of a London flagship boutique in Knightsbridge’s Beauchamp place, a stone’s throw away from Harrods.
The aim was to introduce itself to the market in an environment that reflects the new label’s ethos and allows Han to have full control of the experience.
“I wanted to create a warm environment that feels almost like a home when you come in. It’s key to create this type of atmosphere and show the journey of the brand — it was a process that took place over eight years,” said Han, who spent the last few years training and working with artisans in Taiwan to develop and perfect the brand’s now-signature leather pleating technique.

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“We treat every bag like artwork,” she added.
Inside the store —

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Jussie Smollett Makes Emotional First Appearance Since Attack

Fans are overjoyed to see the "Empire" star on stage after his reported attack. Hear Jussie's moving speech about how he "only stands for love." Watch!
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Naomi Campbell Makes Jaw-Dropping Return to Valentino Runway After 14 Years

Naomi Campbell, 2019 Paris Fashion Week, ValentinoNaomi Campbell proves, once again, that she brings the “haute” to haute couture.
Not only did the legendary runway model make an unexpected appearance during Valentino’s…

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Snap Makes Lara Sweet Interim CFO

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Fashion to Fintech, OnApproval Makes Luxury Shopping Less Cryptic

From fashion to fintech, American fashion designer Alvin Valley partners with HauteLook cofounder Carlota Espinosa and Oracle-acquired InstantService.com founder Damion Hankejh to integrate OnApproval — the “first luxury payment service system” with Uphold in early January.
Having launched in 2015, Uphold serves more than 184 countries to deliver 30-plus currency types including traditional forms and cryptocurrency. Since its launch, it has powered more than $ 4 billion in U.S. transactions while offering “frictionless foreign exchange for merchants and members around the world.”
The partnership anticipates the formal launch of OnApproval, and it allows its members to “pull goods before paying — providing an in-store shopping experience at home” — by partnering as the alpha merchant with Uphold, the “Internet bank of money,” to onboard 1 million OnApproval members.
According to Hankejh, e-commerce is “ripe for remodeling.” In a separate interview with WWD, Espinosa offered that OnApproval “drives loyalty by reducing payment friction and eliminating the “shopping cart” paradigm, triggering in-store behavior in the home wrapped in personalized customer experience.”
Sometimes noted as the “king of pants” for his extensive design reign in the product category, Valley is in good company with his fellow cofounders of OnApproval. Espinosa is cofounder and vice president of the Nordstrom-acquired HauteLook and Hankejh is a chief

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Kim Kardashian Effectively Makes Peace With Taylor Swift by Listening to Her Music

Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift Kim Kardashian has clearly moved on from the Taylor Swift drama.
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WeWork’s CEO Makes Millions as Landlord to WeWork

The CEO of WeWork has made millions by leasing multiple properties in which he has an ownership stake back to WeWork, one of the country’s most valuable startups.
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Ndamukong Suh finally makes his presence felt with the Rams

After a mostly quiet regular season, Ndamukong Suh led a defense that limited the Cowboys to just 50 rushing yards. Now L.A. needs him to do it again.
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Books of The Times: Raising Kids Isn’t Easy. Parenting Advice Often Makes It Harder.

In “Act Natural: A Cultural History of Misadventures in Parenting,” Jennifer Traig tracks the often useless, contradictory and downright harmful advice that has been given to parents.
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Virginie Morgon Makes French New Year’s Honors Roll

PARIS — Virginie Morgon, chief executive officer of Paris-based investment firm Eurazeo, was made a Knight of the Legion of Honor, France’s highest civilian decoration, on New Year’s Day.
With a portfolio of roughly 15 billion euros in assets under management, of which 9 billion euros is from third parties, Eurazeo is a shareholder in Moncler, Farfetch, Vestiaire Collective, Nest Fragrances and Pat McGrath Labs, among others.
Others associated with the fashion and retail worlds who were promoted to Knight of the Legion of Honor in the annual list included Jean-Luc Déchery, owner and ceo of leather-goods brand Camille Fournet, and Franck François, founder of hair salon chain Vog.

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Edward Lampert Makes Last-Minute Bid to Save Sears

Edward Lampert’s ESL Investments moved forward with an offer to save Sears stores, but the retailer’s survival isn’t guaranteed.
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Selena Gomez makes rare Instagram appearance after illness

Selena Gomez has made a rare social media appearance – her first since leaving rehab to treat symptoms related to her autoimmune disease.
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Jake Makes His Action Dreams Come True in New Season 6 Promos

Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Andy SambergMove over, John McClane. Jake Peralta is in the house.
It appears that, in a way, Jake (Andy Samberg) is making all his wildest dreams come true in season six of Brooklyn Nine-Nine,…

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Antonio Marras Makes Theater Debut

ON TOUR: Antonio Marras will bring his stage show outside his native Sardinia island next year.
The fashion designer and artist recently made his debut as theater director with the “My heart, I’m suffering. What can I do for you?” show, which was staged in Italy at Cagliari’s Teatro Massimo theater Nov. 21–25 and at the Teatro Civico in Alghero on Nov. 27.

The “My heart, I’m suffering. What can I do for you?” show. 
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Written and directed by Marras, the show includes 15 acts bringing to the stage the dreams, disturbances, nightmares and obsessions of different generations. “I enrolled 20 performers, great artists, upcoming theater talents,” said Marras, who is known for his theater-like approach to fashion shows. “I involved them into this madness and, while I told them that this might have ruined their careers, they all spontaneously embarked on this project.”
In 2019, the show, which is produced by Valeria Orani and which mixes visual arts, theater, cinema and dance, will travel across the countries with stops in Milan, Rome and Bari. Then, in 2020, it is expected to make its American debut in New York.

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What makes the Rams’ offense special? The Greatest Show on Turf explains

The 1999 Rams demolished the league with their high-powered offense and won a Super Bowl. The current Rams are poised to beat their records.
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The Sweet Spot: Even My Mom Is Fat Shaming Me. Not Surprisingly, That Makes Me Feel Lousy.

A 20-year-old man (who, by the way, walks more in a day than most people do in a week) struggles with anxiety, dating and finding that most elusive of things: self-acceptance.
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Kirk Douglas, 101, Makes Rare Appearance at Michael Douglas’ Walk of Fame Ceremony

Cameron Douglas, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kirk DouglasMichael Douglas was surrounded by his loved ones as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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Hodinkee Makes Annual Collectors Summit Free to Public

As a celebration of its 10th anniversary, Benjamin Clymer, the founder of Hodinkee, decided to forego charging attendees $ 3,000 to attend its Collectors Summit, which will take place in New York from Dec. 7-9.
“It’s a way to give back to our community,” said Clymer. “We decided that this is something we believe in and we figured once every 10 years we could swing it.”
The summit, which will be held inside a loft on Grand Street, will feature talks that can hold up to 150 people along with exclusive product drops, including a collaboration with Swatch.
Hodinkee has grown from a one-man-operated watch site to a 35-person company that produces a magazine, two podcasts and operates online retail. In addition to its limited-edition watch collaborations, which usually generate around $ 3 million in sales per year, it sells around 30,000 leather goods a year. Going forward, the company is targeting lifestyle products and has plans to collaborate on stereo equipment and camera accessories.
Next up is a physical retail space in New York, which Clymer said will be a hub for the watch world that’s open to the public. Clymer said the goal is to create a space that’s not too masculine and feels

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Joe Bananas Makes Leap From Sydney to New York

Kim Bourke and Evan Sturrock are all in.
The co-owners of Joe Bananas, a 40-year-old Australian luxury men’s brand, have picked up stakes, moved halfway around the world to New York and opened their first store on Madison Avenue.
“When Americans dream big, they dream of making it in New York City,” Bourke said. “And when Australians dream big, they dream of making it in New York City.”
And so he and his business partner — and brother-in-law — took the leap of faith, leaving their home, and their two stores in Sydney, to open a 1,600-square-foot space at 943 Madison Avenue, between 74th and 75th streets, next door to The Met Breuer. The store had a soft opening last week and the grand opening is scheduled for Oct. 18.
A peek inside gives the first hint at what makes Joe Bananas different. Although the brand offers a wide range of products, it is best known for its colorful sport coats that are created from limited-edition, handcrafted silk textiles in patterns that are inspired by nature in Australia. It takes 250-300 days on average to weave one bolt of fabric that will in turn produce only six jackets that retail starting at $ 2,800 and go up

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Post Malone Makes Drastic Change His Appearance

The "Better Now" rapper debuts a new look after ditching his signature braids for a fresh hairstyle! Check it out.
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Books of The Times: Michael Lewis Makes a Story About Government Infrastructure Exciting

In “The Fifth Risk,” Lewis enumerates grave dangers resulting from the incompetent transition to a new White House administration.
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Cindy Crawford on What Makes an Image Iconic

FOREVER ICONIC: Swedish brand Acne Studios unveiled behind-the-scene shots of its latest campaign at the Galerie Edouard Escougnou on Friday evening.
Shot by Sam Abell, a photographer known for his work at “National Geographic,” the pictures showed supermodel Cindy Crawford working her magic against the stunning backdrop of Cadillac Ranch, a land art installation in Amarillo, Tex. The exhibition is open to the public until Oct. 2, with proceeds of the sales entirely going to WWF France.
The day of the shoot, the team set off into the desert at 5:30 a.m. to make the most of natural light. “It was freezing cold and pitch black,” recalled Crawford at the opening night of the exhibition. “And then the sun started to come up, and you see these silver cars that look like they are growing out of the earth.”
It was Abell’s first fashion shoot. He was astonished by Crawford’s ability to work the camera. “She would do this kind of dance: She started moving, then slowed down to hold a pose, and started up again,” Abell explained. “She was a true expert at being dynamic in the scene.”

Helena Christensen, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Donatella Versaces, Claudia Schiffer and Carla Bruni-Sarkozy on the catwalk. 
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Kanye West Confirms ‘Yandhi’ Album Will Drop Saturday, Makes Bizarre Visit to Fader Offices

When Kanye West amps up the controversy, it usually means he’s got an album on the way, and today he both confirmed that “Yandhi” will be arriving Saturday night — and made a number of controversial statements in a visit to the offices of The Fader magazine. West had sort-of announced last week that he’s […]

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Kendall Jenner Makes Us Want to Wear Men’s Denim in $35 Levi’s

ESC: Kendall JennerKendall Jenner is taking fashion inspiration from the guys and it’s awesome.
Last night, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star stepped out for a trip to an amusement park in the…

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Kendall Jenner Makes Us Want to Wear Men’s Denim in $35 Levi’s

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North West Makes Her Runway Debut and Kim Kardashian Is So Proud

North West, Kim Kardashian, Runway Debut, L.O.L. Surprise! Fashion ShowLooks like Kim Kardashian’s daughter North West may be following in the footsteps of her aunt, model Kendall Jenner!
The 5-year-old child made her runway debut on Saturday, walking in…

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Victoria Beckham makes London Fashion Week debut

A decade after launching her label, the fashion designer shows her SS19 collection on home ground.
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Scene Stealers: Beyond ‘Crazy Rich Asians’: Angie Wang Makes a Movie

Defying the model-minority stereotype, she was inspired by her history dealing Ecstasy.
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Bella Hadid Makes This Iconic Risky Business Look High Fashion

ESC: Bella HadidA new fashion trend just slid into our purview, much like the way Tom Cruise slid across the floor in Risky Business.
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Bella Hadid Makes This Iconic Risky Business Look High Fashion

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Kevin Spacey film makes just £98 on opening day

Kevin Spacey’s new film Billionaire Boys Club made a pitiful £98 on its opening day in cinemas, according to reports.
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Kenzo’s Humberto Leon Makes Directorial Debut

Humberto Leon, director.
The co-creative director of Kenzo and cofounder of Opening Ceremony has written and produced his first film. Called “The Everything,” it features Kenzo’s fall collection as well as La Collection Memento No. 3.  
“The Everything” is a lighthearted drama about a family of teenagers with unusual powers that bring them together. The 27-minute film stars Milla Jovovich as the matriarch to a group of young characters played by Alexandra Shipp, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Sasha Frolova. The film also features Regina Hall, Jay Ellis, Zsela Thompson and Leo Reilly. Spike Jonze also makes a special appearance.
The movie is the latest installment in a series of campaigns Kenzo has produced with a different writer and director. Others who have produced films for the French brand include Gregg Araki, Sean Baker, Carrie Brownstein, Kahlil Joseph, Natasha Lyonne and most recently Ana Lily Amirpour for “Yo! My Saint!” a video for musician Karen O. The brand has also collaborated with Jonze for “My Mutant Brain,” a commercial for the Kenzo World perfume. 
Leon and Carol Lim founded the fashion retailer Opening Ceremony in 2002. They were named creative directors of Kenzo in 2011.  
The film will debut at an event during New York Fashion Week in September.

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First Lady Melania Trump Makes an Entrance at Blenheim Palace Wearing a Yellow J. Mendel Gown

First Lady Melania Trump made a dramatic entrance wearing a pale yellow J. Mendel gown at tonight’s black-tie dinner at Blenheim Palace.
The evening host British Prime Minister Theresa May also appeared to take the dress code seriously, wearing a sleeveless red gown with a noticeably high slit. Her husband, Philip, like President Trump, kept things basic in a traditional tuxedo.
A different version of FLOTUS’ pleated dress was available in J. Mendel’s Madison Avenue store this spring in another shade. At the request of the First Lady’s stylist Herve Pierre, the label’s designer Gilles Mendel created one especially for tonight’s dinner at the country estate that was Winston Churchill’s birthplace. The choice of pale yellow, a favorite color of Queen Elizabeth II, was intentional and was meant to “pay homage” to HRH, according to Pierre.
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Prince Louis Makes First Public Appearance Since His Birth, Surrounded by Royal Family

RITE OF PASSAGE: Prince Louis, the third child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, was baptized on Monday at the Chapel Royal at St. James’s Palace.
The chapel holds tremendous significance for the royal family: Louis’ elder brother Prince George was also christened there, and the chapel was where the late Princess Diana’s body was laid before her funeral.
Members of the royal family congregated at the private ceremony on Monday afternoon including siblings Prince George and Princess Charlotte, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were not in attendance.

Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex at the christening of Prince Louis at the Chapel Royal, St. James’s Palace. 
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The Duchess of Cambridge wore a V-neck cream dress by Alexander McQueen and a floral embellished headpiece by Jane Taylor. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex followed closely behind the pair. Meghan Markle wore an olive green dress by Ralph Lauren and a matching Stephen Jones hat.
Prince Louis’ six godparents are Nicholas van Cutsem, a friend of Prince William’s; Harry Aubrey-Fletcher, a friend from prep school and Eton; Lady Laura Meade, wife of Prince William’s close friend James Meade; Guy Pelly, a longtime friend of Prince William and Prince Harry;

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Calix by Massimo Palmiero Makes Debut in New York at Guggeheim

JEWELS IN THE ROUND: While some designers prefer to edge into New York to see what business they might reap, Massimo Palmiero dove right in, showcasing his jewels Wednesday night at the Guggenheim Museum.
Eleven dark-haired models in sleeveless black dresses and long satin gloves helped show off his Calix one-of-a-kind jewelry. Entwined around a black circular banquette in the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed rotunda, their circular display mirrored the building’s iconic skylight 90 feet above. While guests like Gabby Karan and Gianpaolo De Felice circulated, the company’s namesake spoke of how spherical designs have been integral to his work for years.
Admiring the Guggenheim’s winding path, Palmiero said, “I like the architecture and I like this design. I have been doing this spiral design for more than 15 years [leafing through a book of his work to illustrate that point.] The shape is something you see in my work. But everything that I am showing is new. Everything here tonight is one-of-a-kind pieces.”
Not interested in opening stores or opening retail accounts, the Italy-based Palmiero hosted a cocktail party to attract new clients. The fact that the Italian actress Monica Bellucci, a longtime client, was recently photographed in a magazine wearing Calix jewels

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Mich. Parents Allegedly Refused Medical Treatment for Newborn Who Died: ‘God Makes No Mistakes’

A Michigan couple is charged with involuntary manslaughter after allegedly refusing the advice of a midwife that they seek medical treatment for their newborn daughter, who later died, PEOPLE confirms.

Joshua Barry Piland, 36, and his 30-year-old wife, Rachel Joy Piland, were charged on Sept. 20, more than six months after the Feb. 9 death of their daughter, Abigail, who was found dead at their home in Lansing, Michigan.

According to police testimony in court last week, the couple’s midwife had warned Rachel about the girl’s health the day after she was born and recommended Rachel seek medical attention, the Lansing State Journal reports.

“Rachel declined to seek any medical treatment for Abigail, stating, ‘God makes no mistakes,’ ” Lansing police detective Peter Scaccia testified, according to the State Journal. “She indicated to the midwife that the baby was fine.”

According to Scaccia, Rachel then canceled a follow-up appointment with the midwife.

Two days later, Abigail died from unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia and kernicterus, conditions associated with jaundice, the State Journal reports.

Scaccia testified that the baby would have most likely survived had she received prompt treatment.

Rachel’s mother had noticed that the baby was coughing up blood and her color was off, the State Journal reports. But, Scaccia testified, Rachel “went to listen to sermons” after she told her mother about the midwife’s concerns.

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Rachel’s mother urged her daughter to call the police after she saw blood coming from Aibigal’s nose, but Rachel allegedly refused, Scaccia said.

Later that morning, the baby was found dead in her bouncy seat and Joshua allegedly attempted mouth-to-mouth resuscitation but had no success.

Joshua allegedly did not want to try CPR on his daughter because he had only performed it on adults, according to the State Journal.

“They then brought Abigail upstairs to pray for her,” Scaccia testified. “Joshua continued to massage Abigail, attempting to get her good air. Both Josh and reached out to friends and fellow church members to come to their home and pray for Abigail’s resurrection but never called the police.”

Police learned of the death after Rachel’s brother contacted them from California.

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At the scene, police “went upstairs and found a baby that had passed away and three other people praying for it,” Scaccia testified.

Neither Joshua nor Rachel has entered a plea. At a hearing last week, Rachel requested a court-appointed attorney but has not yet received one. Joshua has not retained an attorney.

The couple — who are allegedly involved with Faith Tech Ministries, a non-denominational Christian religious group with beliefs that include a “strong message in the area of divine healing” — was released from jail after posting $ 75,000 bond.

Their next court appearance is scheduled for Oct. 5.

Messages left with the Pilands as well as with Faith Tech Ministries, Lansing police and the district attorney’s office were not immediately returned on Friday.


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Lauren Bushnell Makes It Official with New Boyfriend 3 Months After Split from Ben Higgins

Lauren Bushnell has officially moved on.

The former Bachelor star shared a photo of herself with new boyfriend Devin Antin on Saturday with the caption, “Dibs” — making their relationship Instagram official.

The pair appeared happy while holding their arms around each other, with Bushnell wearing a long, flowing red dress and Antin looking dapper in a blue suit.

Bushnell, 27, also posted a cute moment between the two on her Instagram story, smiling at the camera before leaning over to Antin, 28, for a kiss.

The Sparkle in Her Eye blogger split from previous boyfriend and The Bachelor star Ben Higgins in May giving an exclusive statement to PEOPLE about their separation.

“It is with heavy hearts that we announce our decision to go our separate ways,” the statement read. “We feel fortunate for the time we had together, and will remain friends with much love and respect for one another. We wish nothing but the best for each other, and ask for your support and understanding at this time.”

Bushnell first introduced Antin to her followers on Instagram in early August while the two were on vacation. She made the intro in her Instagram Stories with a heartfelt quote — followed by a sweet picture of Antin holding her hand, which she captioned, “OK CUTIE.”

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A source told PEOPLE in mid-July that Bushnell and real estate investor Antin had been “officially dating for a few weeks.”

“They met two years ago when Lauren was living in Marina Del Rey before The Bachelor, and became friends,” said the source. “They reconnected as friends when she moved back to Los Angeles, and then a relationship developed from there.”

The source said Bushnell and Higgins, 29, “are still on good terms.”


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Chris Harrison has watched people fall in and out of love on television for 15 years, but the emotional journey of watching former Bachelors and Bachelorettes find the one still gets to him — especially Rachel Lindsay‘s journey.

“I host so many shows, but this show touches me,” the longtime ABC host told PEOPLE at The Bachelorette: Men Tell All taping. “That’s why I come back and do it, because I care about these people.”

Adds Harrison, 46: “Rachel and I went through this journey together. You can’t be this disengaged robot. When you’re going through it, I’m sitting across from this woman who’s bawling and putting her heart out, how do you not cry? I think being a dad myself, I just picture my daughter going through this someday. I just try and be the right person for them and support them. It’s a weird thing as a host. You’re not a typical host. I wear a lot of hats.”

 

Lindsay is finally down to her three reaming suitors — Bryan Abasolo, Peter Kraus and Eric Bigger — but, getting there wasn’t easy.

After an emotional date in Dean Unglert’s hometown of Aspen, Colorado, Lindsay made the difficult decision to part ways with the 25-year-old.

“I cried on the entire flight to Dallas, and I cried all day leading up to it,” Lindsay wrote in her exclusive PEOPLE blog.  “I didn’t want to make a decision, I wanted to run and just go home and never have to break another heart again. But when my tears dried I realized that, while I do feel a love for Dean, I’m just not sure he’s in a place in his life where he’s ready to settle down and start a family in the near future.”

And Harrison, who has been right by Lindsay’s side throughout this process, knows a little something about comforting.

The host, who is father to son, Joshua, and daughter, Taylor, credits his ability to empathize with the Bachelorette to his experiences as a father.

“When I think of my daughter, when I come home and she runs and jumps in my arms, I cry like a baby,” he said. “I never cry. Probably the first 30 years in my life, I’ve never cried. All of a sudden you have a son and things change. But when you have a daughter, I know it’s a double standard and it even may be a little sexist, but it’s just different. They just get to you. They crush you in ways you never thought you’d be crushed.”

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Working Mom Makes Awesome Edits To Daughter’s Sexist Homework

After noticing a problematic narrative in her 6-year-old daughter’s homework, one working mom decided to fix it. 

On May 23, Lynne Polvino posted side-by-side photos of her daughter Hazel’s fill-in-the-blank homework assignment, titled “Back to Work,” next to her edited version of the worksheet on Facebook

“Back to Work” prompts students to choose words from lists of three to fill in a story about a little girl named Lisa. 

“Lisa was not happy. Her mother was back at work,” the story begins. The narrative explains the the little girl had a terrible morning at home and day at school because her mom went back to work after staying at home with her.  

“Lisa had to get to school on time. Her father had to get to work on time. And now, her mother was in a rush, too,” the narrative reads. 

Due to the change in routine, Lisa’s dad had to make breakfast, which was “not too good.” At the end of the story, however, Lisa “feels fine” because her mom’s job allows her to leave early and greet her at home after school. 

Polvino lives in Queens, New York and works at publishing house in Manhattan. As a working mom, she was struck by the story in the homework assignment.

“It just pushed so many buttons for me, and with each sentence it managed to get worse!” Polvino told Today. “My shock and dismay quickly turned to outrage. I mean, what decade are we in, anyway? In this day and age, we’re going to tell kids that mothers working outside the home makes their children and families unhappy? That fathers don’t normally do things like cook and wash the dishes?”

Upset by the messages in the story, Polvino decided to rewrite it to more accurately reflect the kind of life she wants for her children. In the updated version, Lisa’s mother returns to work after “nearly a year of paid maternity leave” and the little girl feels happy.

“The morning was wonderful,” Polvino wrote. “Lisa had to get to school on time. Her mother had to get to work on time. Her father was home on his paid paternity leave, caring for Lisa’s younger brother and contributing equally to the running of the household. No one was in a rush because Dad had things firmly under control.”

After Lisa’s dad cooked a “very good” breakfast, she helped wash the dishes and went to school, where she “enjoyed the play-based learning and small student-to-teacher ratio in her state-of-the-art public school classroom.” After spending the afternoon at a “free federally-funded after school enrichment program” that offers Lego robotics and painting, Lisa returned home feeling good about all of her opportunities in life and quality time with her family.

Polvino’s Facebook post has been shared nearly 1,300 times and received more than 2,600 likes. At the request of friends, she made the post public, and it received more attention when Today contributor Alison Slater Tate wrote about it for the site.

In a follow-up comment on her Facebook post, Polvino clarified that her rewrite was meant as social commentary and not as a criticism of Hazel’s teacher or school. 

“As we all know, NYC public schools face many challenges, including lack of adequate funding for up-to-date classroom materials, and I admire and appreciate all the good work the teachers and administrators do,” she wrote.

Though the mom did not send the the updated assignment to school with Hazel, she did email her teacher to share her concerns about the material.

On May 28, Polvino shared an update after hearing back from her daughter’s teacher. She said the teacher thanked her for bringing the issue to her attention, expressed her agreement and promised to review future worksheets more carefully before sending them home. 

“She also apologized for the oversight and confirmed that it must have come from an out-of-date workbook,” wrote Polvino, adding that she believes public schools need more adequate funding for newer materials and smaller class sizes so that teachers can focus on educating children rather than “weeding out offensive decades-old worksheets.”

She concluded her update with a a shoutout to the working mothers who came before her. 

Wrote Polvino, “A huge thank you and much respect to all the working moms of past generations who had to deal with this type of crap on a regular basis!”

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Wannabe Merman Makes A Big Splash On Beaches Of Rio De Janeiro

When Rio de Janeiro resident Davi Moreira goes to Brazil’s famous Ipanema beach, he always has a splashingly good time.

The 22-year-old is a wannabe merman who loves resting on the rocks by the sea as he wears one of five colorful mermaid tails.

“It’s a lifestyle, a way of expressing my love and respect for the sea and this encounter between two worlds. When I’m in the water I feel like another person,” he told Agence France-Presse as he leisured on rocks with his handmade tail glittering in the sun. 

Moreira takes his merman passion very “sea-riously.” Besides sporting a “Little Mermaid” tattoo on his body, his home is chock-full of Ariel-themed memorabilia including cups, shirts, dolls and even a bedcover featuring the red-headed mermaid.

Merman Moreira attracts waves of attention from fellow mermaid “afish-cianados,” but also some insults from a few crabs.

“People laugh at me because I am different, but I laugh back because they are all the same,” he said. “I’m not trying to escape reality. I know perfectly well how to deal with adult life. But this makes me happy and I’m not causing anyone any harm.”

Moreira’s lifestyle choice gets approval from at least one slightly envious local, an elderly woman in the video above.

“I think that if I would have had a fancy dress like that when I was a child, it would have been a dream,” she said.

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Bella Hadid x Chrome Hearts Makes London Debut at Selfridges

LONDON — Bella Hadid’s popular line for Chrome Hearts is making its U.K. debut with an exclusive introduction at Selfridges.
To mark the launch the model joined longtime friend and musician Jesse Jo Stark and her mother Laurie, Chrome Hearts’ co-owner, at the British department store on Oxford Street.
“This is such a beautiful space and the [accessories department] is brand new, it’s a new entrance to the store so it’s perfect, not only for my collection, but for Chrome Hearts as a whole. It all comes together,” said Hadid, who has been a frequent Selfridges visitor as of late, having also launched her new Dior mascara campaign in the store two weeks ago.
Chrome Hearts has its own shops-in-shop in Selfridges’ new accessories department adjacent to Gucci, Valentino and Balenciaga. It features both the Chrome Hearts x Bella collection, which was created as a collaboration between Jesse Jo and Hadid, and the brand’s core jewelry, handbag and ready-to-wear ranges.
For her part, Laurie Stark said that she was drawn to the boldness of a big London launch. “From there, the whole world can follow,” she said, highlighting plans to continue expanding in markets such as L.A. and Tokyo.
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James Gunn Randomly Makes Huge ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy 3’ Announcement

When it comes to “Guardians of the Galaxy,” expect a lot Ga-more-a.

OK, admittedly, that’s not the greatest pun, but we’ll have plenty of time to work on them, since James Gunn just announced he will return for a third “Guardians of the Galaxy” movie.

That means, barring something catastrophic happening in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” Zoe Saldana’s Gamora, Chris Pratt’s Star-Lord, Vin Diesel’s Groot, and the rest of the crew are likely coming back! 

Gunn made the announcement on Facebook Monday, saying he wanted to share the news with the fans, aka the “most important people in the Guardiansverse.”

“Yes, I’m returning to write and direct ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,’” he wrote.

Gunn credits his relationships with Marvel and Disney as big factors in his decision to return, saying, “I can’t fricking wait to get started.”

Even though “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” isn’t out until May 5, Gunn teased the newly announced movie, revealing that the third “Guardians” would come after “Avengers: Infinity War” and “conclude the story of this iteration of the Guardians of the Galaxy,” helping to “catapult both old and new Marvel characters into the next ten years and beyond.” 

See Gunn’s full post below. It appears the galaxy will be in good hands for many years to come.

 

 

 

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Janet Jackson Makes Rare Appearance After Split from Wissam Al Mana

Two days after multiple sources confirmed to PEOPLE Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana are ending their marriage, the singer was spotted publicly for the first time running errands in London.

“Janet was out on her own at a shop on King’s Road,” says a source about the quick outing on Monday. “It’s really unusual to see her out of the house because she hardly seems to venture out at all.”

Since delivering the couple’s baby boy, Eissa, in January, the star has largely remained holed up at home. “Apart from a few people, she hasn’t really had any visitors,” says the source.

Al Mana, 42, was spotted leaving the former couple’s home Tuesday afternoon. “After the baby was born, Wissam was at the house all the time, but in the past month, he’s barely been there at all,” adds the source.

A Jackson family insider previously told PEOPLE the entertainer, 50, and her billionaire businessman husband separated shortly after welcoming their first child together.

“They come from very different worlds,” said the family insider. “The cultural differences between her and Wissam became even more obvious after the baby was born.”

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Katy Perry is now the proud owner of a blonde buzzcut. 

The “Chained to the Rhythm” singer, who recently debuted a shorter haircut just a few weeks ago, shared a photo of her new ‘do Monday on Instagram. 

Perry captioned her photo, “✨fifth element flow✨,” which appears to be a reference to a 1997 movie starring Bruce Willis and Milla Jovovich. 

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Perry also posted pictures on her Instagram story, showing that celebrity hairdresser Chris McMillan was behind the cut.

As soon as the singer posted the photos of her new hair, fans pointed out that she looked a lot like two other famous pop stars: Justin Bieber and Halsey. 

At the Grammy Awards in February, Perry landed herself in hot water for joking about shaving all her hair off. While explaining the need for a break from music to Ryan Seacrest, Perry seemingly took a shot at Britney Spears by saying, “And I haven’t shaved my head yet.” 

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Martha Stewart’s New Wine Service Makes Your Drinking Martha-Approved

Martha Stewart fans rejoice, because the lifestyle maven is finally entering the wine business. 

Stewart announced a new venture, which is basically a riff on a wine subscription club, on Wednesday. Called Martha Stewart Wine Co., patrons who sign up will receive carefully chosen wines from Stewart and her crew of sommeliers and experts.

According to a press release, the wine will mainly come from a few regions (Bordeaux, Tuscany and coastal California), though it must past Martha’s quality standards before getting shipped out.  

“I am excited to bring my passion for wine to wine lovers across the nation with Martha Stewart Wine Co.,” Martha Stewart said in the release. “Wine has played an important role in that part of my life focused on entertaining and teaching others how to entertain.” 

The service is surprisingly affordable. Customers can either get six bottles of wine every six weeks with the Half-Case Wine Club ($ 8.33/bottle with free shipping), or get 12 bottles every eight weeks with the Case Wine Club ($ 7.49/bottle with free shipping). Once you choose a club, customers can get either all-red or all-white shipments, or a mix of both. There are a few other options available for customers who would rather just shop Stewart’s favorite wines and or try the Discovery Half Case. 

Considering Martha is such an expert on basically all things boozy, we’re excited to see her picks. What other lifestyle expert can chug a 40 with Conan O’Brien and make the booziest eggnog in all the land? 

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L Catterton Makes ‘Significant’ Investment in Rhone Activewear

L Catterton, which was formed in 2016 as a partnership between Catterton, LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton and Groupe Arnault, is extending its reach in the active arena with a “significant growth investment” in Rhone, a men’s activewear brand.
The size of the investment from L Catterton’s Growth Fund was not disclosed.
L Catterton is the largest consumer-focused private-equity firm in the world, with 17 offices across five continents. It has investments in Peloton, CorePower Yoga, Sweaty Betty, 2XU, Gant, Pepe Jeans, Sandro and Maje, Hackett and Emperor Watch and Jewellery, among others.
“Rhone represents a compelling opportunity to invest in a differentiated and on-trend concept within men’s activewear, a large and growing category,” said Jon Owsley, co-managing partner of L Catterton Growth Fund. “We seek companies in great trend areas with consumer appeal. Rhone is very well positioned to ride the wave of what’s happening in men’s apparel. It has all the technical aspects of fitness wear but designed with an eye for regular wear.”
He pointed to the company’s commuter pant as an example, saying that while a man may wear it to ride a bike to work, it looks good enough to keep on all day.

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Welcome To The Bakery That Makes Margarita Cupcakes WITH Tequila

Los Angeles’ Viva Los Cupcakes is serving up margarita cupcakes so authentic, they come with two shots of tequila.

“There’s tequila in the batter, the frosting also has tequila in it. So I guess you can say it’s a double shot,” Karina Jimenez, the store’s owner and baker, told We are mitú.

The cupcake entrepreneur, who grew up in Tijuana, Mexico, is the subject of a recent video by the outlet, posted Wednesday. Jimenez left a desk job to create the colorful cupcakes inspired by Mexican flavors. 

In addition to the margarita flavor, Jimenez makes and sells fresas con crema cupcakes, conchita cupcakes, churro con cajeta cupcakes, tres leches cupcakes and more.

“My weirdest cupcake is our tamale with mole cupcake, which is actually our signature cupcake,” Jimenez said. “There’s no chicken in our mole, it’s dessert mole. It’s three kinds of chocolates and, of course, there’s a spicy kick.” 

In 2013, she told OC Weekly that her desk job involved “mind-numbing” reports and she now cherishes being able to do something different. 

“I love the creative process in the kitchen as much as I love interacting with people and watching them be surprised and enjoy something I have made,” she said.

And we’d love to eat these cupcakes. Yum. 

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Zara Larsson On Trump: ‘I’m Not Even American And It All Just Makes Me So Tired’

Zara Larsson’s week is going so good.

The pop star’s her first internationally released album, coincidentally also titled “So Good,” dropped on Friday and has already scored killer reviews, as well as the honor of being the most streamed debut album by a female artist on Spotify with over 1.3 billion streams.

The outspoken Swedish singer joined The Huffington Post Monday to chat about making her new album and how feminism has impacted her work and life, and to offer her thoughts on Donald Trump being president.

“I’m not American, so I can’t speak for the American people but I do have opinions,” Larsson said. “Looking at Trump, every day there’s a new thing that he did and new things that he said and tweeted … and it all just makes me so tired. I’m not even American and it makes me so tired to watch this … It’s just so much.” 

She also blitzed her way through a lightning round, with questions ranging from “alcohol or weed?” to her favorite body part on a man and a woman to which female superstar’s concert she’d attend if she found herself with a free night to burn in Las Vegas.

Watch the video above and then head here to check out more from Larsson.

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Joe Biden Makes First Public Appearance Since His Son and Daughter-in-Law’s Relationship News

Former Vice President Joe Biden stepped out in Austin, Texas, on Sunday to speak at the city’s famed SXSW festival about his Cancer Moonshot initiative.

During his appearance, Biden revealed that Cancer Moonshot — which aims to accelerate cancer research and make more therapies available to patients — began during an “off-hand comment” that he made following the 2015 death of his son Beau, who died from brain cancer.

“We want to spare what our family and what so many other families go through,” Biden said.

Since leaving the White House, Biden has kept a relatively low-profile (and is taking a well-deserved break), making only a few public appearances, including stepping out to support his daughter Ashley Biden’s debut of her clothing line last month.

As Biden himself has stepped back from the spotlight, members of his family have been thrust into it. Earlier this month, Hallie Biden, the widow of Biden’s son Beau, and Beau’s brother, Hunter Biden, confirmed that they were dating. Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, offered a statement of support to the couple at the time.

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“We are all lucky that Hunter and Hallie found each other as they were putting their lives together again after such sadness. They have mine and Jill’s full and complete support and we are happy for them.”

Hunter’s divorce proceedings from his estranged wife, Kathleen, have also made headlines. In the original February filing, Kathleen accused Hunter of spending the family’s money on prostitutes, drugs, alcohol and strip clubs.

Last week, they filed a consent motion to move forward with the divorce more amicably.


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