YMCMB’s rapper Drake was photo’d on the set of DJ Khaled’s “No New Friends” visual shoot. The track will appear on DJ Khaled’s upcoming LP, Suffering From Success. In the Colin Tilley-directed visual, Drake wore $2,935 Alexander McQueen Dragonfly-Print Wool and Silk-Blend Bomber Jacketlayered over a white tee-shirt which he paired with yellow shorts and Timberland boots. This jacket is from the brand’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection and features an exploded design taken from the animal’s wings. The piece has been crafted using a blend of wool and silk to provide long-lasting luxury. You can purchase this jacket at Mr Porter.
Just like on the court, Los Angeles Clippers baller Chris Paul is always on point when it comes to fashion. He was photo’d in a $625 Alexander Wang White Trapunto & Leather Contrast Tee-Shirt which he paired with black waxed sweatpants and Air Jordan 11 “Concord” sneakers. Even though I am a fan of color-block, sometimes I just want to go for a strictly black & white look. I like how Chris Paul wore his ensemble! Do you like the look?
This past Wednesday (April 17), Brooklyn-born and Dirty Jerz raised femcee Lore’l of Love & Hip Hop: New York held a private listening session for her latest mixtape, entitled Billboard Bytch at Natsumi in NYC. D’Usse, Malibu Red and Myx Moscato sponsored the event. VH1′sreality stars including Lorel’s BFF Angela Yee from The Gossip Game, Mimi Faust, Erica Dixon & Ariane Davis from Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, Ramona Rizzo from Mob Wives and Yandy Smith (she is currently managing Lore’l) from Love & Hip Hop: New Yorkwere in attendance. As always, this cute leading lady was dipped in designers! According to Yakini of RealityTVFashion, “Lore’l slipped into an $895 Alexander McQueen Gold Geometric Hummingbird-Print Dress.” This sleeveless stretch mini features a jewel neckline and all over kaleidoscopic hummingbird-and-dragonfly print. The dress looked cute on Lore’l and it showed her nice figure.
Singer and reality star Tamar Braxton was photo’d heading out to Showbiz Tonight to promote Braxton Family Values and her upcoming album. The “Love & War” singer styled in a yellow $1,902 Alexander McQueen Cut Out Hem Knitted Dress layered under a black BCBG jacket. She accessorized her outfit with a paired of Manolo Blahnik Lace-Back Ankle Boots and a yellow Celine bag. This diva chic looks cute pregnant! This dress shows her oversized baby bump.
Last night Wednesday (October 10), Philly’s own Meek Mill held his Dreams & Nightmaresalbum listening session at the Electric Lady Studios in NYC. For the event, Meek styled in an Alexander McQueen Skull-Print Cotton Tee-Shirt which is available at Mr Porter for $195. This black cotton-jersey version incorporates interwoven birds into the infamous pattern for a delicately dramatic effect. Meek layered his tee-shirt under a Louis Vuitton Damier Hoodie Jacket which is believed to be from last year’s collection and is sold out. I called the Louis Vuitton store on 5th Avenue in NYC and they didn’t have this particular jacket in stock. Dreams & Nightmares arrives October 30th.
This past Tuesday (October 9), MMG’s rapper Meek Mill performed at the 2012BET Hip Hop Awards which was taped at The Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. For his performance, Meek wore an Alexander McQueen Degrade Leather Sleeved Cotton Sweater which is available at Mr Porter for $1,440. This sweatshirt features a serious sartorial punch. Its degradé raglan sleeves fade from leather to cotton-jersey, offering a sporty design that’s simultaneously understated and standout. The Philly native’s drops his debut LP, Dreams & Nightmareson October 30. Check out “Burn” official visual here!
Reality star, socialite and business mogul Kim Kardashian was recently spotted partying at Silk Road Nightclub in Sydney, Australia. For the event, she wore a colorful Alexander McQueen dress paired with Gianvito Rossi Nappa Leather Pointy Pumps which retails for $564 over at Luisaviaroma. It is my opinion to say that the dress is nice but she should had worn a different pair of shoes. ARE YOU FEELING KIMMY’S DRESS?