Archive for August, 2011

Usher Wearing Balenciaga High-Top Sneakers On Set of New Video

By Allen O. on
August 31, 2011
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Earlier this week Usher filmed scenes for his new music video out in Queens, New York. On set he was spotted wearing a pair of black Balenciaga high-top sneakers ($585). These multi-fabric and textured sneakers feature perforated panels, ribbed ankle, and a green lace-up front. See more pics below

Marc By Marc Jacobs Leopard Print Cardigan

By Kyle O. on
August 31, 2011
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Layering adds depth to an outfit, which is why this maroon Marc By Marc Jacobs Leopard Print Knit V-neck Cardigan ($230) can really enhance your style. Made from 100% cotton, it has navy leopard print, a button front and side pockets. How would you layer with this cardigan? More looks below.

Leona Lewis Carrying Aldo Crim Satchel Bag

By Kyle O. on
August 31, 2011
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Singer Leona Lewis was spotted in London, England wearing a red trench coat, red pumps and carrying an Aldo Crim Satchel ($50). The bag is beige with black trim, has a front flap, a single top handle and buckle straps on the front. See pics below.

McQ by Alexander McQueen Detachable Scarf T-shirt

By Kyle O. on
August 31, 2011
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If you’re tired of the same old tee, then Alexander McQueen’s got you covered with this McQ Detachable Scarf T-shirt ($245). It features a black t-shirt made from 100% cotton with a black and grey striped scarf that has a zip attachment. How would you wear this? More looks below.

Virgil Abloh Kanye West’s Style Advisor Talks Fashion Trends and Inspirations

By Allen O. on
August 31, 2011
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Chicagomag.com was privileged enough to catch up with Kanye West’s full time creative/art advisor Virgil Abloh for an exclusive interview. For the last seven years Mr. Abloh has played a key role in building the Kanye West brand as his input is required on everything from live shows to the designing of limited-edition sneakers. In the behind the scenes video the Chicago native takes us shopping to the lifestyle boutique RSVP Gallery (which he owns along with Marc Moran and Don C) as well as the men’s boutique Apartment Number 9 where he picks out several standout pieces and discusses men’s trends and fall fashion inspirations. Check out pics and behind the scenes video below

Big Sean in Yves Saint Laurent Zip Mock Neck Sweater Cardigan

By Allen O. on
August 31, 2011
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Rapper Big Sean brought his mother along to the VMA’s as well as the Rising Icons Dinner where he was honored for the sales of his hit single “My Last”. He wore a Just Don Los Angeles Kings snakeskin snapback cap ($400) and a Yves Saint Laurent Zip Mock Neck sweater ($4,500). He also accessorized his look with several gold POW chains, two Jesus pieces, a Chanel bracelet, Rolex Watch, and a Vintage Versace belt. Check out pics below

Justin Timberlake in Givenchy Zip Sneakers

By Q on
August 31, 2011
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Justin Timberlake was seen out with Jessica Biel for a bike ride in Toronto. He wore an all white pair of Givenchy Zip low top sneakers ($390).  Seen below in an all black leather version, they feature a velcro strap with gold tone zip detail and a logo stamped fold over tongue. What do you think? See more pics below