Alexander Wang Teams Up with Trojan for Pride 2018
Yesterday, Alexander Wang announced a special Pride Month collaboration with Trojan Condoms to benefit the LGBT Center of New York’s sexual health and education programs.
The limited-edition capsule is comprised of a hat, bandana, t-shirt, and socks, all inscribed with one cheeky, on-brand message: “Protect Your Wang.” A free Wang-branded condom will come with every purchase from the collection. Though only the socks and tee are currently listed online, it appears the entire lineup is avail…
Who Run the World? Girls!
The spring 2019 menswear season kicked off in Milan this weekend, painting a detailed portrait for what’s in store for the boys next spring. Ladies, fear not! Women had their moments turning looks on the runways of Versace, Dsquared2, and more.
Check out some of the womenswear that has us gagging from the Spring/Summer 2019 menswear collections below!
Beyoncé Has the Last Word on ‘Everything Is Love’
Beyoncé and Jay-Z open On the Run II, their second joint tour, by descending down their towering band structure, flanked by giant video screens on both sides, in an elevator. After a saga that began with the infamous elevator fight (featuring special guest Solange), peaked with the release of Bey’s masterful guide in dealing with infidelity, Lemonade, and followed up by Jay’s confessional response 4:44, that visual alone seemed to be the perfect conclusion—a strong display of unity on the…
Premiere: Aly & AJ Show Us How “Good Love” Sounds
Just seeing the words “good love” can send any person, millennial or otherwise, into a sudden existential crisis. There’s not many that know how it feels, and those that do cherish every moment. Aly & AJ know that journey all too well, which inspired their new single, “Good Love,” premiering exclusively on V. The track follows the ’80s synth-pop vein found on their first EP in a decade, the appropriately titled Ten Years, creating an anthemic power ballad with towering synths and a…
DSquared2 Heads West With Bella and Kendall
Fashion’s latest foray into the Wild West comes in the form of DSquared2’s latest campaign, starring Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner.
Hadid shared two video clips from the campaign on Instagram earlier this afternoon. Shot by Mert and Marcus, the clips show the girls participating in a variety of Americana-themed activities clad in cow prints and denim. With hair coiffed into spirals that would make Dolly Parton proud, Hadid and Jenner fiddle with rotary phones, gawk at cowboy films on ol…
Me, My Selfie and I: David Olshanetsky of ‘The Shitney Spears’
In our ‘Me, My Selfie and I Series’, V Magazine talks to individuals who are finding themselves (and their massive followings) online.
The advent of social media has ignited a democratization of content creation and sharing, giving rise to certain new stars. One such newcomer is twenty-year-old David Olshanetsky, the creator and face of ‘The Shitney Spears’, a Tumblr-based blog. The site has become the most popular male Tumblr account in Europe, the most popular LGBT+ blog in the world, and…
MISBHV Is Putting Warsaw on the Fashion World’s Map
In an age when streetwear is becoming more and more commercial, MISBHV is a breath of fresh air. The Polish label has grown from a small passion project in Poland into something that the Rihannas and Kendall Jenners of the world can’t be without. For their debut catwalk, Designer Natalia Maczek and Creative Director Thomas Wirski decided to host the event in Warsaw’s Palace of Culture and Science. Their decision to show in Poland speaks to the brand itself, which prides itself on the country…
Céline to Release Streetwear-Style “Drops”
Whether or not you subscribe to “the drop”— the consumer model in which brands with a certain degree of cache will release surprise collections, sending hypebeasts into a frenzy—you can’t deny that the model is spreading beyond its gritty streetwear roots. Earlier today, the Business of Fashion reported that recently anointed Céline creative director Hedi Slimane will adopt the drop as part of his overhaul of the 73-year-old fashion house.
Jorja Smith’s “Man Down” + “Be Careful” Mashup Is Pure Gold
Singer-songwriter and all around soulful angel Jorja Smith has blown the interwebs of the water with her stripped down, vocal-forward mashup of Rihanna’s “Man Down” and Cardi B’s “Be Careful.” Only hours before the release of her debut full length album Lost and Found, the execution of this BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge performance is the perfect reminder for all of us to buckle up because Jorja Smith is a vocal powerhouse who’s more than ready for her moment.