Fashion’s Night Out, Dumpster Diving, and Bookwormish Cats

Some scenes from my trip home after work today… This cat was nose-deep in a novel: A design firm or fancy apartment dweller ditched some graphic design and architectural magazines and books. Some fashionable passersby did some elegant dumpster diving: Stopped by Opening Ceremony on Howard Street to check out the Fashion’s Night Out festivities:

St. Vincent Covers Tom Petty and SMB for Rachel Comey

The fashionable St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) performed a few acoustic numbers for hot designer Rachel Comey‘s Fashion Week show today. According to Spinner, Annie performed instrumental versions of her own songs (“The Stranger”) as well as tracks by the Steve Miller Band and then followed up with a cover of Tom Petty’s “Free Fallin’,” …

Julian Casablancas Plays Two Dates In Japan

On the 30th of August a ginormous 50,000 square foot Opening Ceremony store will open in the Shibuya section of Tokyo, Japan. This store marks the largest retail space Opening Ceremony has opened, making its properties in New York (2,500 sq ft.) and Los Angeles (10,000 sq ft.) seem dwarfish in comparison. Founders Humberto Leon …

Asian Hair: Hints, Tips, and What You Need to Know

NOTE: I originally had this article on a site that I was toying with that is no longer in existence. However, I thought the tips in the story were valuable so I’m porting it over onto TMA, even though it has nothing to do with music or pop culture really. Hope you enjoy it anyway! …

Albert Hammond Jr. and Agyness Deyn Call It Quits

Ok, ladies. So we lost newly married Ryan Adams, but it looks like the dating world has gained back another New York-based musician. According to New York Magazine‘s Jada Yuan, the romance between Albert Hammond Jr. and model Agyness Deyn has officially ended. The couple in happier, more photoshoot-y times. Yuan reports that it was …

VIDEO: Beth Ditto Stage Diving In Her Underwear at Fendi Party

Love cover girl Beth Ditto of The Gossip was recently profiled in the New York Times as she traipsed around Paris Fashion Week. She was flown over and housed in a swanky Parisian hotel by the Italian leather goods company Fendi in exchange for performing “a ‘secret’ hourlong set for the invited elite at a …

Beth Ditto Goes Nude for LOVE Magazine

New magazine LOVE has gone bold with the cover of their very first issue. The newborn glossy, created by POP magazine’s Katie Grand, has put a striking photograph of a very nude Beth Ditto right on the cover of its “Icons of a Generation” issue. The Gossip singer, who has previously done a new cover …

Agyness Deyn and Albert Hammond Jr. Pose for Vogue

In honor of Valentine’s Day (tomorrow), I present you a story that has been out for a little bit, but will perhaps inspire some romanticism in your life… Recently Albert Hammond Jr. and his lady love, model Agyness Deyn, posed for a fashion spread in Vogue magazine (you know, like you do). Check out some …