February 7, 2014
Go Behind-The-Scenes: 2014 Red Dress Collection Fashion Show
Check out all EXCLUSIVE behind-the-scenes pictures from tonight’s 2013 Red Dress Collection Fashion Show presented by American Heart Association at Mercedes-Benz-Fashion Week. Celebrity models including AnnaSophia Robb, Joan Jett, Ireland Baldwin and Colbie Caillat (to name a few) showed their support by walking the runway in beautiful red dresses designed by some of the biggest and best designers in fashion. (FULL GALLERY and list of celebrity models and designers after the jump!)
Tomorrow, Friday Feb. 7th, is National Go Red Day! Don’t forget to show your support, wear red and post your pictures online with the hashtag #GoRed! National Go Red Day is a day to help bring awareness to heart disease in women, which is the #1 killer of women, killing 1 and 3 women, and approximately killing one woman every minute. #GoRed for your Sisters, Mothers, Grandmothers and all of the women you care about.Read More
October 24, 2012
Flashback From Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: Fun, Fizz, and Flare! – VIDEO
Take a look at the clip below, currently on the homepage of DietPepsi.com, featuring interviews with designers Vera Wang and Nanette Lepore, renowned fashion editor Derek Blasberg and actress Abigail Breslin.Read More
October 22, 2012
VIDEO: Add Some “Fizz” To Your Wardrobe With Stripes This Fall!
According to top style bloggers and editors, adding stripes to your wardrobe will certainly keep you “in style” this season!
You can get fashion tips like these, check out behind-the-scenes videos and enter for the chance to win exciting daily rewards, all adding a little “fizz” to your day, by checking out the all-new DietPepsi.com!
Starting today, October 22, there are style tips from top bloggers, fashion editors & television personalities like Bryan Boy, Derek Blasberg, Harley Viera-Newton & E! News correspondent Alicia Quarles & more at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City.
But that’s not all — check out the site for fabulous daily prizes, including exclusive Diet Pepsi-inspired Baked by Melissa cupcakes, CoverGirl cosmetics, Rent the Runway gift cards and Spa Finder giveaways. Check it out daily to see if you are a winner!
Ummmmomg! Go go go!! What are you waiting for??? (more…)Read More
July 23, 2012
Where Were The Stars At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim In Miami?
“Keeping Up With The Kardashians” star Kim Kardashian (with new beau Kanye West) hosted the Midori Beachside Bash at the Delano Beach Club, where she was joined by her BFFs Jonathan Cheban and Larsa Pippen, as well as “Dancing With The Stars” cutie Karina Smirnoff. The reality TV star rocked a white and green Versace dress for the occasion.
“The Voice’s” Christina Milian was all smiles at the Nicolita show, presented by Veet, on Day 2 of Mercedes-Benz Swim Week at the Raleigh Hotel in South Beach. The singer walked the runway with designer Nicole Di Rocco. Wilmer Valderrama and “Dancing With The Stars” cutie Cheryl Burke sat front row.
Actress Shenae Grimes (“90210″) attended the Angela Martini Bikini Fashion Show at WET at W Hotel South Beach for supermodel and swimwear designer, Angela Martini. The Albanian born supermodel created for her premier Spring/Summer 2013 collection an assortment of atypical bikini silhouettes inspired in cut and colors by exotic flowers.
Actress Dania Ramirez showed off her paddle boarding skills at the Muscle Milk Fitness Retreat and Oakley Learn to Ride event, but not before she took a tumble with boyfriend John Land nearby. Miami Housewife Marysol Patton was also in the mix, and was spotted drinking a chocolate Muscle Milk Light on the sand.
Sports Illustrated Models Nina Agdal and Julie Henderson stopped by the Lifestyle Retreat Lounge to get some treatments and cool off from the heat. Nina Agdal received a glamorous summer makeover by professional stylists from Mary Kay and BayBlissPRO while Julie checked out Rica Swimwear’s new collection and had some sweet treats by Tasti D-lite. Julie later celebrated her own design collaboration with Basta Surf at Soho Beach House and hosted a party at SET nightclub.
The Oakley Spring 2013 Swim Show hosted by Trimera Group sizzled on Sunday night at Hyde Beach in Miami. The models, including Oakley surf star Erica Hosseini, heated up the runway in the lastest and greatest from Oakley Swim and UNO de 50 jewelry while DJ Nick Cannon spun the tunes for the party. Also joining the fun with the bevy of swimsuit models was legendary rapper Lil Jon.Read More
February 17, 2012
Where Were The Stars This (Fashion) Week? — Special Edition!
Stars like Kelly Osbourne, Kate Mara, Shay Mitchell, Erin Andrews, Joan Rivers,Alexandra Chando, Kelly Bensimon and Coco Rocha all attended the Badgley Mischka Fall 2012 Runway Show for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week! The event took place at the Theater at Lincoln Center and what an event it was!
Stacey Bendet, Kristin Chenoweth, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Kevin Jonas, Danielle Jonas, Krysten Ritter, Ahna O’Rielly, Megan Hilty, Kelly Rutherford, Angela Simmons, Kelly Bensimon and Erin Andrews were spotted at the Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet presentation with music by Mia Moretti and Caitlin Moe. It was held at Center 548 in the Big Apple and was a big deal!
The Empire Hotel has been home to fashionista Whitney Port while last minute prepping for her Whitney Eve show tomorrow. She was spotted in the hotel lobby and seemed extremely friendly as she stopped to take photos with fans!
Kris Humphries showed up to Stone Rose Lounge for the tail end of the Betsey Johnson Fall 2012 After-Party last night. He arrived with four guy friends, still wearing his coat and scarf inside the Time Warner Center. Betsey Johnson took the mic and gave a shout out to guests Kris and Richie Rich before making fun of herself for the “less than great cartwheel,” she attempted on stage at her show.
EXTRA’s beautiful Maria Menounos stopped by lia Sophia this week as did many other famous faces including Adrienne Bailon, Carrie Keagan, Brad Goreski, Miss J Alexander, Jenna Bush and Louise Roe. With MBFW bringing out the most fashionable stars, Lia Sophia seemed to be a stop on everyone’s list!
Bar Refaeli and Stacy Keibler (girlfriend of actor George Clooney) were both spotted at the Marchesa Fall 2012 Fashion Show checking out some hot new styles. The two sat next to one another which, may have drawn more attention then the presentation!
KEEP READING FOR MORE STAR SIGHTINGS THIS WEEK… (more…)Read More
February 15, 2012
MJ Fave: Rokform iPhone Cases — Durable & Fashionable!
Well, they sent me one of my own to check out — and I can tell you that its the most durable iPhone case I have had yet — but also very fashionable! (People keep stopping me at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to ask me who makes my case!)
Fun fact for my techie readers: Rokform was an honoree for CES 2012 Innovations Design and Engineering Award and the Rokbed v.3 was recognized as the first phone case ever to have an integrated mounting feature.
Have a tendency of dropping your phone? Rockform cases will let you do your thang — but hide the battle wounds!
February 14, 2012
VIDEO: Diet Pepsi Refresh Studio Day 4 Highlights From Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!
Is my life real?!
I am totally beyond geeked to be working with Diet Pepsi as their on-air blogger correspondent at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!
With an all-access pass to the tents, Diet Pepsi is keeping everyone refreshed while having fun and catching up backstage with everyone from the designers themselves to the celebs who come to support!
Check out Day 4 highlights from the Tracy Reese and Custo Barcelona shows:
After the jump, check out highlights from Day 1, 2, and 3.Read More
February 11, 2012
VIDEO: Checking Out BCBG & Richard Chai At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!
Check out some clips from Day 1 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC with me — and Diet Pepsi!
We stopped by the BCBG Max Azria and Richard Chai shows, bringing you all access with us to chat with the designers, and celebs and notables who attended, including “Extra” host Maria Menounos, supermodel Jessica White, Essie Weingarten of Essie Cosmetics, Erin Wasson and many more!
Thanks to the lovely folks at Bonobos for dressing me!
VIDEO: Check out “highlights” from Day 1:Read More
February 9, 2012
QVC Kicks Off New York Fashion Week With The Olsen’s & More!
Surprise! It’s the Olsen twins!
One of the most powerful (and fashionable) duos in the World, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, sat front row at the QVC Fashion Show on Wednesday night (Feb 8), as did “Extra” host Maria Menounos, “Gossip Girl” star Kelly Rutherford, author-mom-TV personality Kelly Bensimon, Camila Alves socialite Olivia Palermo, “Dancing With The Stars” pro dancer Cheryl Burke, and Star Jones.
Maria Menounos said her favorite collections from the show were those from Geren Ford, Karen Zambos, and Isaac Mizrahi. “I’m going to try to get a piece from each of their lines for my new spring wardrobe,” she said. On Kelly Rutherford’s wish list? “ I’m looking for the perfect pair of jeans. I’m really loving flares right now,” she said.
Newly engaged Camila Alves looked ravishing in red ruffles and talked about Matthew Mcconaughey: “I am really enjoying being engaged right now … no wedding plans as of yet,” she said.
Tune-in to QVC on Friday night, February 10 and Saturday, February 11 at 10 PM EST to catch the show.
Check out more HOT SHOTS of stars like Maria Menounos, Kelly Rutherford, and Cheryl Burke from the QVC Fashion Show…after the jump!Read More
September 11, 2011
Micah Jesse Hosts The BAND-AID Brand x Cynthia Rowley Glambulance At Fashion Week!
What a dream come true to have helped co-host the BAND-AID Brand for Cynthia Rowley Glambulance during Fashion’s Night Out in New York City — on Fifth Avenue!!
FNO Fashionistas got the chance to get their hair and make-up touched up by celebrity stylists and share their best or worst fashion malfunction story with us for a chance to win a $2,500 shopping spree with Cynthia Rowley herself, among many other prizes!
Cynthia made an appearancy by way of a Vespa (how much cooler could she possibly be?) and gushed to MJ how excited she was to have her name splashed across America’s favorite “malfunction” adhesive!
“It’s amazing. It really is a a dream come true!” Cynthia Rowley told MJ.
Cynthia Rowley x BAND-AIDs will be available for purchase nationwide starting this October, but FNO-goers that stopped by the Glambulance got to go home with a box before they hit the shelves!
The entire experience was so much fun for everyone involved. In case you missed it, you can watch our exclusive coverage below while eating a peanut butter and “jealous” sandwich! (Wink)
Happy Fashion Week, y’all!
Are you on Twitter? Follow @Cynthia_Rowley & @MicahJesse and be sure to check out the BAND-AID Facebook page to submit your best or worst fashion malfunction story for a chance to win some pretty fashionable prizes!Read More
September 10, 2011
HOT SHOTS! Leo Velasquez Debuts First Collection — Evident Future!
Stylist-to-the-stars Leo Velasquez can now add “designer” to his growing resume!
The Queens-born stylist to stars like Usher and Miguel, debuted his premiere collection, Evident Future, at Loft 33 on Friday night (Sept 9) in celebration of New York Fashion Week. Guests, including Miguel and TV personality Jonathan Cheban, enjoyed Hennessy cocktails and miniature oreo cupcakes from Baked By Melissa, before viewing the presentation.
The energy in the room was palpable, with guests gushing about how much they loved each and every piece and can’t wait to see it in stores.
After the presentation, friends, family and fans of Leo’s, ascended uptown to the glamorous Empire Hotel rooftop (which overlooks The Tents) for his official after party, where his guests enjoyed SVEDKA cocktails all night long.
CHECK OUT HOT SHOTS FROM THE PRESENTATION AND OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY IN THE GALLERY BELOW:Read More
September 8, 2011
Join Micah Jesse, Cynthia Rowley & BAND-AID For Fashion’s Night Out!
Tonight is Fashion’s Night Out and we’re sooooo excited to be partnering with Cynthia Rowley (one of the fashion industry’s most celebrated designers!) and BAND-AID (America’s favorite “malfunction” adhesive!) to help host their Glambulance!
If you happen to be in NYC tonight, come find MJ on 5th Avenue between 56th and 57th Streets, to get in on all the action!
Do it now, y’all! And be sure to include that Micah Jesse sent you!
September 7, 2011
Is Evident Future One Of The Most Anticipated Shows This Fashion Week?
Last week MJ confirmed that Leo Velasquez, who counts celebs like Usher, Miguel, Lamar Odom, and Kid Cudi as some of his styling clients, would be debuting his very first collection this Fashion Week, on September 9th, with an exclusive presentation.
In tune with the digital media age and his insight into the future, the designer just released this little 30-second teaser video for Evident Future and it leaves us wanting more.
So…much…more… We’re the very first to post this! Take a look:Read More