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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Fly Fashion: Lisa Marie Fernandez









Stylist turned swimwear designer, Lisa Marie Fernandez has dived into her first line of clothing. Staring zip-front skirts and body-con dresses made from a luxe version of neoprene.

www.lisamariefernandez.com






Monday, January 25, 2010

Fly Fashion: Converse Valentines Day Collection







For the sneaker heads, check out the Converse Valentines Day Collection. Its a collection that brings sweet to sneakers and reminds us that rubber likes love too.




Fly Fashion: Leather Corset Shorts






These shorts have everything! Black, high waist, leather and a corset lace up back. Perfect alternative to a skirt. Sweet! Via Pixie Market.






Saturday, January 23, 2010

Fly Event: BLACK: One World for Haiti



BLACK: One World for Haiti
Art Auction + Concert
at Cre8 Studio Gallery.

Tonight, party for a cause. M.A.N.U.P. and Marquis Perkins host Black: One World at the new studio gallery, Cre8 at 1314 9th Street, NW. Join the young DC creative community as local artists, bands and djs join forces to help raise money and food for the people of Haiti.

* Art by: Gabriel Scindian, Peter Chang, Drew Storm Graham, Brandon Hill, Francisco Esteban, Chanel Compton, Moe, Diana Cruz and many others.

* Music by: Chris Burns, Adrian Loving, Matthew Hamerlein, Laughing Man, TheFiveOne and others.

*From 6-9pm Youth from MANUP (Making a New United People) will be collecting items for the Haitian Embassy. www.manupnow.org

Saturday January 23, 2010
Doors open at 9pm
$5 with a non-perishable canned good. $10 regular admission.

100% of proceeds will go to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund and MANUP's One Million Homes for Haiti initiative.
www.manupnow.org


Sponsored by Honest Tea and Cre8 Space Gallery Lounge.







Monday, January 18, 2010

Fly Music: Raheem DeVaughn – Mr. February X March Madness



Radio Raheem is set to release his third album, In Love & Masterpiece on March 2nd. To hold his fans over, he just dropped a mixtape entitled, Mr. February X March Madness. It's uber dope. Download and get familiar.

DOWNLOAD: Raheem DeVaughn – Mr. February X March Madness







Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!



"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent." -Martin Luther King, Jr.




Friday, January 15, 2010

Fly Fashion: Opening Ceremony S/S 2010











Opening Ceremony have released their Spring/Summer 2010 lookbook and the collection is chic. Check the video to see more from Opening Ceremony.


Fly Fashion: Le Rare Paris ‘Electra Montana’ Thigh High Sandals




These shoes are ridiculously sexy! Made by designer Natalie Elharrar, who has been designing her LeRare collection since 2007. Electra Montana, shown above (above) showcases just a tad of what Elharrar is capable of, creating sexy luxury footwear.





via highsnobette.




Monday, January 11, 2010

Fly Fashion: 4TH AND BLEEKER GOLDEN SHORTIES





I am longing for spring; I’ve had enough of the snow, the ice and the sweaters. I want a pair of these new “golden shorties” from blogger/model/designer Alexandra Spencer of 4th and Bleeker right now. I’ll pair them with a boyfriend tee and be on my way.





Thursday, January 7, 2010

Fly Fashion: Hardcore Harness


Not sure where one would wear this hardcore harness, but its unique nevertheless. Via. Pat Field.






Monday, January 4, 2010

Fly Fashion: V Magazine Size Issue


On sale January 14, V Magazine's size issues features a plus-size model editorial shot by Solve Sundsbo and styled by Nicola Formachetti.



Fly Fashion: Tina Kalivas Autumn/Winter 2010










Some designers never get the use of African prints right. Yet, Tina Kalivas beautifully mixes rich colors and patterns showing that there is always new ways to use traditional fabrics in her stunning Polyrhythms collection. For details on her inspiration, read her interview on Dazed by Kat George here.





via HighSnobette