Adrienne Bailon, along with Joonbug.com, will be hosting I Want Now fashion show, an event to raise funds for Haiti relief on March 25, 2010. Presented by Chanel Omari, this glamorous night out will feature Spring and Summer Collections by Recession Denim, AZU Brand and Regine Basha. Under the shimmering spotlights of Tenjune, one of New York's hottest nightclubs, guests will be treated to a one hour open bar along with sweet treats from Baked By Melissa Cupcakes. Red carpet arrivals will begin at 8:00 p.m. and will be hosted by celebrity East Coast blogger, Micah Jesse. CariDee English of America's Next Top Model and DJ Ian Boyd will make special appearances at the event to celebrate the tireless efforts of this year's most notable up-and-coming designers.
Tuesday March 16,
7:00-10:00 p.m.- Gen Art LA Fashion Week Kick-Off
Wednesday March 17,
6:30-9:30 p.m.- FGI-LA VIP Fashion Week Kick-Off
Thursday March 18,
6:00-9:00 p.m.- Dirtee Holywood, Featuring Molly Crabapple
7:00-9:00 p.m.- What Goes Around Comes Around, Fall 2010 Label Presentation
7:30-10:00 p.m.- Yotam Soloman Fall 2010 Presentation
Social networking superstar Facebook has taken the number one spot as America's most visited site this week, outnumbering the leading lady of the internet, Google, for the top spot. What was once a dorm room brainchild, Facebook has become the outlet for not only social web interaction, but also a site for news, entertainment, events and contact interfacing. With the continued threat from Google to pull out of communist China, the mega search engine could potentially face a loss of over thirteen million users in the Far East due to disagreements on censorship. With new users becoming addicted to the realm of Facebook on an hourly basis, the website and its mobile attache gives users the ability to navigate through its pages for up-to-the-minute news about the happenings of friends and family while monitoring a range of topics from the stock market to subway and airline schedules. Stay tuned for more updates as this phenomenon continues to unfold.
Tiger Woods announced today that he will make a historic return to the game of golf on April 8, 2010 to compete in the Master's Tournament after almost six months of hiding from his media-infused scandal. Woods' public problems began on Thanksgiving Day with a minor car accident outside his Florida home he shares with his wife Elin Nordegren and their two children, which ultimately led to the exposure of dozens of extramarital affairs from across the country. Woods has been undergoing therapy for sex addiction at a treatment center far removed from public life and from his family. The lustful links lover attempted to restore his broken image through a televised address to the PGA on February 19 where he apologized for his behavior in a highly scripted speech.
Kate Winslet and Hollywood husband, Sam Mendes, have untied the knot. The Academy Award winning pair were married for seven years and have a child together along with a daughter from Winslet’s first marriage. The New York Post could not confirm if divorce proceedings were in the works, but claim that the couple has been contemplating separation from one another for some time. Winslet was crowned queen of the silver screen and received an Oscar for her epic role in Stephen Daldry's, The Reader. Mendes received his Academy accolades for the direction of blockbuster film, American Beauty. The starlit couple’s breakup comes as a surprise to Hollywood and to the film industry.
Kanye West's stylish squeeze, Amber Rose, was spotted at the Hall of Fame Barbershop at Miami's luxurious Clinton Hotel getting her infamous buzz cut while prodding at her tag-along sister to don the same image. A little peer pressure never hurt anyone, right? For the arm candy of one of music's hottest icons, this hairstyle, or lack thereof, seems to catch more attention than the superstar himself.
Apple began taking preorders for its state-of-the-art iPad today. The morning began with a closed online store featuring a sticky note stating that the network server would be up in the coming hours and orders would be taken for the April 3, 2010 delivery of this sophisticated, cross-medium device.
Marketed as the conjunction between the ever-popular iPhone and Apple's widely used laptop computers, the ten inch tall device weighs less than two pounds and offers Wi-Fi and touch screen access. Prices begin at under $500 and move to just under $900 for the fully loaded model. With ten hours of consistent run-time, the iPad also hosts a full line of apps and accessories.
In a psychedelic rainstorm in New York City, we made our way to Target's Liberty of London popup on the edge of Bryant Park, only to discover that this hyped-up venue had been closed a day early due to product outage. A tribute to the fashionable, '60s-meets-down-home patterns and textures, the popup expressed a trend in modern expression, selling out of everything from the popular, low-priced shirt dresses to paisley piggybanks we thought would fit nicely on our coffee tables.
Soho Hearts presents this stunning Sea Green Ribbon Necklace, styled with elegance and sophistication with handmade, intertwined beading, woven decadently toward a ribbon intended to tie with brilliance and charisma around the neck. This unique accessory will be discounted at 25% off exclusively for Joonbug readers for a limited time only. Just enter HEARTS25 upon checkout to redeem your discount. Originally priced at $79.95, the special offer will reduce the price to $59.97!