Crop Tops for Summer 2021

In the music video for “Solar Power” — her first single in 4 years — Lorde frolics on a seashore, surrounded by individuals who dance and dine and go her a bong produced from a fennel bulb. This will not be the Lorde the world has come to know: a…

Matty Bovan on Winning the 2021 Woolmark Prize

Matty Bovan introduced his first solo catwalk present at London Fashion Week in 2018. One of Britain’s most colourful style stars, with distinctive rainbow streaks in his hair, he’s recognized for his daring palettes and complicated knits. This week, Mr. Bovan gained the 2021 International Woolmark Prize and the Karl…

Health Care Workers Deserve Fashion, Too

One of the extra surprising unwanted side effects of the pandemic was to without end alter with private protecting tools; to make medical clothes, at the very least within the masks sense, a brand new accent of self-expression and part of virtually each wardrobe. And each designer’s arsenal. Now that…

Debbie Gibson Is Not Going to Get Stuck in the Past

Debbie Gibson, the pop singer who shot to fame in the late 1980s with “Electric Youth,” continues to be making new music. She has an album out in August, “The Body Remembers,” her first in 20 years, and is performing in Las Vegas (at the Venetian) to boot. “Electric Youth”…

A Romance Author’s Muse Becomes His Real-Life Love Interest

In March 2016, throughout a go to to the Major Hillard Library in Chesapeake, Va., Kimberlee Stevenson picked up a duplicate of “Until I Saw Your Smile” by J.J. Murray, a romance author identified for his multiracial story traces and characters. “I finished the novel in three days,” stated Ms.…

When a Two-Week Stay Becomes a Permanent Move

Samuel Parker gave Madeline Hollander a piece of jewellery earlier than they’d gone on even a single date. It was an earring she had misplaced at La Caverna, a membership within the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the place they have been each celebrating the opening of the 2019 Whitney…

A Summer of the Thirst-Trap Short Shorts?

“It’s short-shorts summer,” mentioned Milo Ventimiglia, the “This is Us” actor who created a social media stir this April when he was photographed leaving a Los Angeles gymnasium in teeny shorts that hardly lined his muscular quads. After a yr in Zoom shirts, guys have been able to chuck their…

The Curious World of NFT Real Estate and Design

It’s not unusual for folks to purchase trip houses they might solely go to just a few occasions a yr. What a couple of dwelling you by no means go to? And that doesn’t really exist? The marketplace for digital information offered as “nonfungible tokens,” or NFTs, has exploded this…

In Florence, Ponte Vecchio Jewelers Long for Tourists’ Return

FLORENCE, Italy — “Ponte Vecchio lives on Americans,” stated Fadi Ayshoh, retail director of the Gold Art boutique, as he optimistically positioned a five-carat diamond, priced at 160,000 euros, within the window. “This is going to sit here until the Americans come back. Then it will sell in a heartbeat.”…