Be in a Kate Moss Dream

Fashion | By. BlackBook | July 24, 2014

Kate Moss photographed by Mert and Marcus for Stella McCartney FW14. All images courtesy of Stella McCartney. She's the girl of our dreams, and now Stella McCartney has tapped into hers -- Kate Moss fronts the latest Stella campaign lensed by Mert and Marcus, also appearing in a dreamlike campaign video called Kate Dreams, set to the sounds of Fred Gibson. Watch the film here -- better tha... Read More >

The Cute Kids of the Pitchfork Festival

Fashion | By. Abbey Bender | July 23, 2014

All Photos by Marcel Pawlas Chicago's Pitchfork Music Festival took place this past weekend, with performances from Beck, Neutral Milk Hotel, St. Vincent, Grimes, Giorgio Moroder, Kendrick Lamar, and many others. Pitchfork is a huge draw for musicians, and as it turns out, stylish kids, too. There were over 50,000 attendees, and about a million cute outfits. Here's a sampling of the well-dres... Read More >

Photo: Dan Lecca  It's summer in New York City, so naturally you’ll find us sipping cocktails on a roof somewhere. And last night, we indulged in some delish signature pineapple mojitos, as all eyes were on Pharrell-trained singing sensation Cris Cab, who performed on the roof at The James Hotel’s haunt, Jimmy. Cab joined fresh, coastal-inspired menswear label Vera Largo to celebrate th... Read More >

Job Opening at Hermès!!

Fashion | By. BlackBook | July 21, 2014

Courtesy photo of Christophe Lemaire After four solid years at Hermès, creative director Christophe Lemaire is departing the luxury brand. The women's spring 2015 collection shown this October in Paris will be his last. No word yet on what he'll be up to aside from designing his own label, and no news yet on who'll replace him. Stay tuned. Read More >

Yesterday, Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma Thunder released an exclusive collab with Barneys, WESTBROOK XO BARNEYS NEW YORK X JORDAN. The collection of athletic wear in black and bold multicolor animal prints, includes de rigueur  workout shorts, shirts and and pants. The stand out items, however, are the elephant printed running leggings, which have been styled both under shorts and solo.... Read More >

The Women of New York: Meet Josephine Meckseper

Fashion | By. Belstaff + BlackBook | July 17, 2014

Josephine Meckseper comes from a family of artists, and she’s always known she was fated to continue on a creative path. Before moving to Los Angeles at a young age, Josephine grew up in Germany, attending political demonstrations and rebelling against the status quo -- a nature that affects her art. She has long been fascinated by the voice of the people, and our interaction with consumerism. ... Read More >

The Women of New York: Meet Julia Chaplin

Fashion | By. Belstaff + BlackBook | July 17, 2014

Julia Chaplin, a journalist, author, editor, and designer, is best known as the creator of and its companion book and resort clothing collection, inspiring an aspirational gypset lifestyle. Julia’s family has always been constantly on the move, their life philosophy informing her to this day. She always say ‘yes’, and she’s totally unafraid of taking a risk. Such boldness is cul... Read More >

The Women of New York: Meet Annabelle Dexter-Jones

Fashion | By. Belstaff + BlackBook | July 17, 2014

Actor Annabelle Dexter-Jones has always been driven to make her own name for herself, standing out among her creative and talented family. Her rebellion was essential in establishing her own identity. She’s careful to point out that to her, rebellion isn’t about danger, but rather a curious state of mind. “Comfort is death,” she says definitively, and it’s clear that she lives by these w... Read More >

The Women of New York: Meet Rachelle Hruska MacPherson

Fashion | By. Belstaff + BlackBook | July 16, 2014

Rachelle Hruska MacPherson moved to New York without knowing a soul in town, without a job, and even without a place to live--a gutsy move for anyone but particularly for a Midwestern girl from Nebraska. But it didn’t take her long to find her footing. Shortly after arrival, she then started the now famous site Motivated by an enthusiasm for the city and its people, she b... Read More >

Jeff Koons and Julio Santo Domingo When I first heard Jeff Koons was collaborating with retailer H&M I wasn't really sure what to expect. Maybe some mylar-effect puffer jackets? A lobster print puffer jacket? A mylar/lobster print puffer jacket? Actually, Koons collaborated with H&M on a leather handbag printed with a photo of his famous balloon dog sculpture. The real sculpture wil... Read More >