Archives for September 2011

MAD MEN: Don Draper Presents the Facebook Timeline

Who would have ever thought that all of Facebook’s newest features were originally conceived by the original AD man himself, Mr. Donald Draper. [Read more…]

#MusicMonday Skank – “Sutilmente” #ska

Copyright © 2010 Sasha H. Muradali. All Rights Reserved.

A little softer, and a bit more subtle (considering it’s namesake), I love “Sutilmente.”

It was the second single from the album “Estandarte” and the totally amazing video features members of the band as well as others, singing and dancing in a studio. They are all wearing bright colours and forming different shapes. [Read more…]

Credit Cards: the Rates, the Fees and the Balances

By: Joe Leck

Virtually, anyone who is anyone carries credit cards with them.

It is becoming more and more common that the majority of consumers who hold a credit card account, are also holding balances on those cards… and the balances are increasing!

This is a real problem since interest rates on credit cards are at a record high. [Read more…]

Porsche Design Shows Versatility And New RawTec Technology at NYFW

In a partnership with Vogue magazine, Porsche Design celebrated their Fashion’s Night Out 2011 in “A Global Celebration of Fashion.”

This notion extended throughout Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week as Porsche Design highlighted their orange Porsche Design P’1820 Scarf and new designs on site at NYFW. [Read more…]

Mini-Makeup Review: A “Love Struck” Hard Candy Fall 2011

While, running around Lincoln Center during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York this season, I was gifted a little baggie of goodies from Hard Candy (from the brand themselves, FTC,. via GBK)

As someone who always knew the brand, but never tried it, I was really curious. [Read more…]

Absolute Essentials for Autumn 2011

Now that Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is over, it’s time to pull out some sweaters, cooler clothing, enjoy our friends coming to visit and concentrate on the  Autumn season.

With that little bit in mind, just like summer, below you’ll find some of our recommendations.

Enjoy! 🙂 [Read more…]

Bridesmaids DVD/Blu-Ray Launch with Carolina Bermudez [PICS]

Ruffle me pink!

I love a good party.

But more than that, as someone in the communications industry, I appreciate a well-planned party.

That’s totally what I got when I attended the Bridesmaids DVD/Blu-Ray launch party September 20 in New York City.

Much more than that it was laced in lots, and lots of pink! [Read more…]

Vivienne Tam’s NYFW Live Sculpture Garden to Debut New Yoga Line

This season for Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week, Vivienne Tam, together with, Li Ning (and Monster) debuted her first-ever Fashion Yoga collection in the form of a “Live Sculpture Garden.”

Labeled as “The Modern Woman’s Dream Yoga Collection,” the line launched to a sea of purple and and blue hues on the skin of 20 leading female yogis, dressed from head-to-toe in Tam’s new line.

They performed choreographed yoga led by international yoga experts Rodney Yee (of DKNY Urban Zen and Gaiam fame) and Colleen Yee.

The living and breathing fashion yoga installation, [Read more…]

Have You Seen the Boardwalk Empire NYC Subway Train?

Have you seen the Boardwalk Empire subway train?

Because we haven’t and we really want too. 🙁 [Read more…]

AmexFashion & Lykke Li Bring Music to DKNY Resort 2012 Collection

Donna Karan, Mary Alice Stephenson at the American Express Cardmember- Only DKNY 2012 Resort Collection Show

Every fashion season, credit card company American Express teams up with Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in order to provide their members with accessible access to a previously very inaccessible series of events, Fashion Week.

This season, they continued that tradition by merging fashion and music with a little help from Donna Karan. [Read more…]