February 20, 2014
Throwback Thursday: American Express VIP Lounge at MADE Fashion Week
Check out some of my favorite Hot Shots from the American Express VIP Lounge at MADE Fashion Week, where I had the honor of interviewing some of the most buzzed about emerging designers in fashion including The Blonds, Jeremy Scott, Peter Som, Cushnie et Ochs, and many more.Read More
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- September 20, 2013 Flashback Friday: American Express VIP Lounge @ Fashion Week — HOT SHOTS!
New York Fashion Week is a great time for a great amount of people. But, for a select and small amount of people (ahem, American Express cardmembers) it was a REALLY REALLY great time!
Card members at MADE Fashion Week at Milk Studios (the new hot spot) had a premiere spot on the runway for some of the season’s most anticipated designer runway shows, including Jeremy Scott, The Blonds, Peter Som, Louise Goldin, Hood By Air, Cushnie et Ochs, Costello Tagliapietra, Timo Weiland, Sophie Theallet, Tim Coppens, Parsons The New School for Design, Ohne Titel, Patrik Ervell, and Alexandre Herchcovitch.
CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO READ MORE ABOUT & WATCH THE SHOW! [via Style.com]
After each show, the designer(s) came in for an intimate American Express VIP Q&A with yours truly and our special guests. The designers talked about everything from their inspiration, their history in design, trials and tribulations, successes and upcoming projects & collaborations (ahem, Peter Som for Kohl’s!)
Thank you to American Express, MADE Fashion Week, Milk Studios, Baked By Melissa, and everyone else who made it a week to remember!Read More
- November 10, 2012 Soda-Flavored Cupcakes?! Say What!!? Meet Diet Pepsi x Baked By Melissa!!!! — VIDEO
You’re probably thinking what the *&#^*&$* does a soda-flavored cupcake taste like!? Well let me tell you — Diet Pepsi hit the nail on the head with their limited-edition Baked By Melissa collabo, that debuted at New York Fashion Week just a few months ago.
You’ll fight for the last one, too.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
- February 7, 2012 Micah Jesse: New York Fashion Week Correspondent For Diet Pepsi!
I am sooooooooo excited to announce that I will be an on-air correspondent for Diet Pepsi, one of the official sponsors of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!!!!!!!!!
Joining the ranks of a list of celebrity fans and endorsers, including “Modern Family” star Sofia Vergara (Watch her newest Diet Pepsi commercial after the jump!), TV host Regis Philbin, supermodel Cindy Crawford, R&B legend Ray Charles, Gwen Stefani, and the judges of The X-Factor — Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, former Pussycat Dolls frontwoman Nicole Scherzinger and Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid – I couldn’t be more excited to be on-the-scene, sharing with you all Fashion Week’s most “refreshing moments,” presented by Diet Pepsi.
I’ll be hanging out with fashionable people and celebs at the Jonathan Adler-designed Diet Pepsi Refresh Studio in the Grand Lobby at Lincoln Center, where Fashion Week guests will get to chance to relax and recharge.
I’ll be posting my celebrity interviews from the runway right here so be sure to keep checking back for more “Fresh Squeezed” juice from Micah Jesse!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 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
- August 17, 2011 Usher’s Stylist Leo Velasquez To Debut Premiere Collection At New York Fashion Week!
The fashion world is abuzz about designer and stylist-to-the-stars Leo Velasquez debuting his collection, Evident Future, for the first time this September, at New York Fashion Week.
Micah Jesse can exclusively confirm that the 27-year-old stylist to stars like Miguel, Usher, Kid Cudi, Lamar Odom, and more, will debut his collection with an invite-only presentation.
The futuristic “men’s only” presentation will be the talk of the town come September. “He’s going to have a female supermodel incorporated in his show…that’s all I can say,” an insider tells MJ exclusively.
Follow @LVtheStylist on Twitter to stay up-to-speed on his fashionable travels and for news alerts regarding his 2011 Fashion Week debut!Read More
- September 10, 2010 Ellen Degeneres: Surprise Fashion Week Model!
Designer Richie Rich loves his blonde-haired “muses” and in the past he’s had a slew of platinum-locked celebs walk in his runway shows, including Pamela Anderson, heiress Lydia Hearst, and the most famous tranny in the world…Amanda Lepore!
But this Fashion Week… Richie stepped it up in a major way, dancing down the catwalk at the end of the show with none other than talk show host Ellen Degeneres!
[Yes...that's MJ cheering on Richie Rich and Ellen from the front row!]
Stay tuned for backstage footage!Read Morecelebrity hot shots!Maria’s Glowing Skin! »
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