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23 Sep

Lil Kim, Remy Ma, Rick Ross, Scarface, N.O.R.E. And

On Saturday, Rock The Bells held its first-ever live concert festival in Queens, NY, bringing together classic Hip-Hop acts for a celebration of music and culture for fans of all ages to enjoy. Founded in 2018 by Festival headliner LL Cool J, Rock The Bells has a mission to raise Hip-Hop culture from its roots to the fashionable day via content, commerce and experiential moments. Saturday’s event at Forest Hill stadium far exceeded that goal, with families, fans, and Hip-Hop heads young and old gathered in unison to rap together with artists like Roxanne Shante, Scarface, N.O.R.E., Lil Kim, Ice Cube and plenty of more. Despite sweltering 93-degree temps, 13,000 fans packed out the Queens amphitheater and braved the...
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23 Sep

WATCH: Black Fashion TikTok Creatives Speak On The Importance

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23 Sep

Latin Fashion Professionals Speak on What’s Now and Next

Whether it’s Latin Heritage Month or some other time all year long, Latin designers and fashion creatives are working to open doors for the following crop of creatives with ties to the region. This time, three of those creatives are doing that with an “Into The Industry Workshop” in Latest York City for college kids from Mexico’s Istituto di Moda Burgo. Hosted by designer Nadia Manjarrez of her namesake bridal label, celebrity and editorial makeup artist Mayela Vazquez, and fashion photographer Raul Tovar, the three-day workshop running from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1 goals to provide the incoming an inside have a look at the industry. “I'm extremely excited to be doing this workshop for a lot of reasons,” Vazquez said. “All...
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23 Sep

Dr. Barbara Sturm Opens Two Recent Spas in Recent

Uptown or downtown? Dr. Barbara Sturm is betting on each. The brand founder has opened two latest spas in Recent York, one uptown on Madison Avenue and one downtown in SoHo. In keeping with Sturm, it’s a natural evolution of pre-coronavirus pop-up spas and the brand’s ongoing concentrate on education. “Before COVID[-19] we created pop-up spas, which we held sometimes 18 times a yr,” Sturm told WWD in an email. “We began quite a lot of online platforms to speak with our patients and supply them with education. That now translates to our spas and boutiques, educational treatment centers where the Sturm world may be experienced, because after COVID[-19] everybody desires to experience in-person interactions — digital is incredible, however it’s not...
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