Joan Smalls for H&M’s Spring 2013 Lookbook. Images: Provocative Woman
• Beyoncé continues her media takeover with the release of the commercial for the H&M summer campaign. Keeping in the theme of royalty, the singer channels her inner Tahitian island queen as she rolls around in the sand, flicking water droplets to and fro from her expertly installed yaki. In the music video commercial, Mrs.
• If you didn’t consider Jay-Z and Beyoncé pop royalty before, prepare to embrace your new King and Queen (King and King?). The ’03 Bonnie and Clyde have been named pop music’s very first billionaire couple! With Jigga’s business ventures (Roc Nation, Rocawear, and the like), and Beyoncé’s endorsements, the two have amassed enough money to
• Patrick Robinson‘s a busy man these days! In addition to launching a kick-starter to get his still-developing Pashko label off the ground, the designer has snagged a new gig as creative director of Armani Exchange. Robinson has worked for one of Armani’s brands in the past: the Le Collezioni White Label by Giorgio Armani back
Back in January, after images from a set in the Bahamas leaked, rumors of Beyoncé collaborating with retail giant H&M set the net ablaze. At the time, neither party would confirm nor deny the claims, but today we finally have our answer: Beyoncé will in fact be the face of the clothing juggernaut’s summer ad
• André Leon Talley‘s been busy these days. But sometime in between snagging a gig as Editor-at-Large for Numéro Russia, inking a deal for a late night talk show, and his duties for Vogue‘s digital arm, he has managed to publish a book celebrating the LBD, aptly titled Little Black Dress. The book, boasting personal essays from Robin
With the warm temperatures and scantily-clad looks of Summer comes music festivals, and H&M is giving us all we need for the outdoor fêtes with its latest collection for the season. The fast-fashion retailer is capturing Summer’s hottest trends from animal prints to hippie chic knits and crochet. The latter plays on open-knit sweaters, Native