Um…have y’all seen Alicia Keys lately? Homegirl has been working it out with the dresses, pumps…everything! I’ve been flooded with Mail Bombs about how to get her look. I figured I’d start early with an outfit she wore yesterday to TRL:
She’s no joke with her stunner shades and Louis V scarf!
If you have baller status, splurge on the following:
Top Row: Mike & Chris Nolan Jacket, $902, www.tobi.com; Calvin Klein Sleeveless T-Shirt, $80, www.yoox.com ; Valentino Swarovski Shield Sunglasses, $389, www.forzieri.com.
Bottom Row: Louis Vuitton Monogram Glitter Stole, $435, www.eluxury.com; J Brand Low Rise Cord in Coco, $158, www.revolveclothing.com; Noir Gold Hoop Earrings, $75, www.madisonlosangeles.com.
Or you could get her look for less:
Top Row: Leather Moto Jacket, $128, www.ardenb.com; Petit Bateau Dark Orange T-Shirt, $21, www.bluefly.com; Spitfire Mendoza Sunglasses, $35, www.tobi.com.
Bottom Row: Refined Silk Cashmere Scarf, $75, www.jcrew.com; BDG 5 Pocket Stretch Skinny Jeans, $49, www.urbanoutfitters.com; Large Gold Hoops, $14.50, www.gbyguess.com.
Stay tuned for more Keys love tomorrow!
*Have y’all heard of Martin & Osa? It’s a new upscale brand by American Eagle. I took a look at their site…they have tons of cute work separates at affordable prices. A few picks:
Bottom Row: Pintuck Front Shirt, $58; Bootcut Trouser Jean, $88.
Not bad! Check ’em out at www.martinandosa.com. Bonus: Get 30% off your order by entering 32619559.
*Eric Wilson of the New York Times on Steve & Barry…
…he wonders: how are the clothes so cheap? [NY Times]
*Save the Date!!!!
My homies up in Harlem are having an Uptown Emerging Designer’s Market May 17th and 18th!!!
The event will feature up to 50 cutting edge designers of men’s and women’s apparel/accessories, complimentary cocktails, gift bags, guest DJ’s and more! Plus it’s free!
Wanna go? RSVP to rs**@up*******.com. Also check out their website, www.uptownedm.com.
*Forbes just released the ‘15 top earning models,’ ranking sultry catwalkers based on their yearly income. Gisele Bundchen smashed her competition, taking the first place slot with $35 million.
Fashion Bomb-esque models trail in comparison, with Selita Ebanks in 12th place at $2.7 million and Liya Kebede in 15th place with $1.5 million. See who else made the list here. [Forbes]