White House Upset As Company Uses Obama For Billboard

Weatherproof

Jacket company Weatherproof has posted a billboard in Times Square over Red Lobster.. with a picture of President Obama in front of the great wall of china, with the line “A Leader In Style.” Though President Obama is a pretty big celebrity, the company made one mistake… they never got the permission to use this picture.

The company now calls the jacket he was wearing “The Obama Jacket.”

Company president Freddie Stollmack has been gloating over the president’s choice since he ordered a high-res version of the photo and examined the logo and zipper pull with a magnifying glass to determine that it …continue reading

H&M Will No Longer Destroy Clothes

Cynthia Magnus and some of the mutilated clothing she found

On January 5th, The New York Times discovered that clothing stores such as H&M and Wal-Mart throw out their brand-new unsold clothing… which is nothing new, but to make sure people can’t just take home trash bags filled with clothes, the companies tore holes and shredded the clothing. After backlash, the company has decided they will no longer destroy clothing but instead donate it to charity, as they should have been doing all along.

“It will not happen again,” said Nicole Christie, a spokeswoman for H & M in New York. “We are committed 100 percent to make sure this practice is …continue reading

St. John Drops Angelina, Hires Karen Elson Instead

Model Karen Elson and Actress/Model Angelina Jolie

The high-end designer has been using Angelina Jolie as their model for the last few years, but this year they have decided to drop Angelina and hire red-head model Karen Elson.

They said that Angelina Jolie overshadows the brand, and they wanted a more low-key model. A spokesperson for the company said, “We wanted to make a clean break from actresses and steer away from blondes and cleanse the palette.”

Though Karen Elson is anything but unnoticeable. Her past campaigns for Yves Saint Laurent have proved that the model is absolutley stunning, and it is almost impossible to look away.

So who knows if …continue reading

Best Places To Buy Dresses

Dresses from Wetseal are a great and cheap alternative!

Most women living in NYC spend a lot of time going out — which is why we need many, many dresses. So where are the best places to shop?

Topshop – We are so lucky that they finally opened a store in NYC, and New Yorkers have not been shy to reap the benefits. Their website is pretty great, and they offer a wide selection of dresses that range from borderline expensive to super expensive. If you were one of the lucky ones that got a holiday bonus, invest it in a dress from Topshop.

Wetseal – They have all the trends, the …continue reading

Combat Boots Deemed The Best Footwear, Especially in NYC

CombatBoots

The new look for this winter and spring has been decided, and these next seasons are all about androgyny. Motorcycle jackets, leather leggings, over sized t-shirts, and combat boots. Combat boots are awesome, they’re warm, wonderful to walk in when there is snow or ice outside, protect you from rain and puddles, and last forever.

Here are a few options if you’re looking into buying combat boots:

Classic Doc Matens – Cost $150.00, but last years and come in all different colors, styles and shapes.

Volatile Combat boots – A great option for those of us who don’t wear leather, but still like the …continue reading

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