Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the new faces of Balmain’s spring/summer 2015 menswear campaign.
Kim posted the news on Twitter with the caption, “BALMAIN!”
The Wests are friends with the brand’s creative director, Olivier Rousteing. “For this menswear campaign, I wanted to capture a moment of love,” said Rousteing. “Kim and Kanye are style icons and friends. It is an honor to have them in this Balmain campaign. Together, they represent love, beauty and diversity—they are the new modernity. This is more than acampaign, it expresses something beyond clothes—it is a celebration of love and friendship. This is a new statement for Balmain.”
Rihanna is adding another job to her résumé. She has been named Creative Director of Puma. According to WWD, the 26-year-old will oversee the direction of the sporting brand’s womenswear line.
She jetted to Puma’s headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany, on Monday to meet with the design team and pick out colors, styles, and discuss the line’s direction.
Rapper Fabolous was out and about flexxin’ in the streets of New York as he celebrated his 37th Birthday at the Liberty Theatre in NYC. His party was a 90’s filled theme with old school BMW’s, beepers, and of course the stone aged cell phones. Celebrities like Swizz Beatz, Mase, Teyana Taylor and his girl Emily B. was in the building with their 90’s swag!! Check the pics below:
Every year brings about a variety of uniquely crafted Halloween costumes from the likes of family, friends, and even our favorite celebrities. Rihanna as a Ninja Mutant Turtle, Beyonce as Janet Jackson, and even Nicki Minaj as the “Teacher’s pet.” Check out the fun photos below:
Nicki Minaj is gearing up to release her third album The PinkPrint due next month, she unleashes her sexy style in the November issue of GQ. Check out some photos and excerpt from the magazine below:
On her customer service job: “I like dealing with people, but I don’t really like a lot of bullshit, so maybe customer service wasn’t the best job for me.”
On her natural look: “I always thought that by the time I put out a third album, I would want to come back to natural hairand natural makeup. I thought, I will shock the world again and just be more toned down. I thought that would be moreshocking than to keep on doing exactly what they had already seen.”
On the video for “Anaconda”: “I think the video is about what girls do. Girls love being with other girls, and when you go back to us being younger, we would have slumber parties and we’d be dancing with our friends.”
On the “Anaconda” cover art, which spawned a million memes:“I just said I’ll put it out, never thought in a billion years that people would be putting [other] people’s heads onit. It’s the craziest shit.”
The November issue of GQ hits newsstands nationwide on October 28.
According to the NY Daily News, Jay Z’s The Shawn Carter Foundation will collect over $1 million in profits thanks to sales from the luxury clothing line Jay Z helped launch six weeks ago.
Back in October, Jay discussed the project and what he planned on doing with the profits saying, “This money is going to help individuals facing socio-economic hardships to help further their education at institutions of higher learning.”
Rihanna is the face of the Balmain, the French designer’s spring/summer 2014 campaign. “Guess who’s the new BALMAIN Woman???!!!!!!! #BALMAIN #MommaImadeIt #CaribbeanGalRunTing,” tweeted RiRi.
The ads, which will make their debut in magazines in January, were shot in New York by Inez & Vinoodh, with styling by Mel Ottenberg.
Rihanna graces the cover of GQ magazine to celebrate their 25th anniversary, she channels Medusa for the British magazine’s December issue. Check out some photos from the shoot: