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Skies the Limit

Related imageBy Amber Monaé

As a native New Yorker, you know we have certain routines that we just don’t break. Routines such as the way we get to work, the way we get to a particular train station or even how we leave work. Well for the last 5 years I have been walking the same way until I decided to try a different route. When I removed the tunnel vision and looked up I notice a new rooftop… Monarch rooftop, located in the heart of the city on 35th between 5th and 6th avenue. (more…)

Summer Solstice with Life Time Atheltic

By Amber Monaé

Tuesday evening, I was invited to check out a new hotspot called, Life Time Athletic at Sky. Life Time is a comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment lifestyle company that offers a personalized and scientific approach to long-term health and wellness. Being I am health and fitness junkie this was perfect for me. They have 127 footprints in 27 states around the nation. Specifically, Life Time Athletic at Sky is an urban retreat located on 42nd street representing the ultimate in healthy living. They deliver unmatched resort-style amenities to New Yorker’s who seek a luxury beyond the traditional fitness club, ‘quickie’ workout or variety-lacking boutique. (more…)

CARHARTT WIP STORE LAFAYETTE ST NYC

By Akela Moore

Carhartt Work In Progress (Carhartt WIP) forms a division of the American brand Carhartt and is one of the first company’s to pioneer workwear in the US. This Spring, the brand held a grand opening for its new New York City location that happens to be right around the corner from its original location in Soho. We stopped in to view the new layout and check the line that we’ve seen on working men around the city. (more…)

True Religion #WHOA Press Preview

By Akela Moore

Whoa. True Religion is by far one of the most popular denim brands to date and continues to remain consistent amongst some of its competitors like AG Adriano Goldschmied, Paige Denim and 7 for All Mankind. Nonetheless, celebrating 15 years in the game this year is a milestone and one to be celebrated at the Whoa Fall 2017 Press Preview. (more…)

Rick Ross + Mr.Brainwash invited us to the Listening of Boss Basel The Rather You Than Me

The day before 20 years of Biggie’s death you can feel that hip hop is very different than the beefs and rivalries of the 90s. Rick Ross’s music is definitely popular and images of him with a crown is very reminiscent of BIG during his popular time. Nonetheless the artwork displayed by Mr. Brainwash and his collaboration with Rick Ross for his album listening party exuded the culture in a very positive way. The music was very much the sounds of Ross we have grown to love over the past decade. He brought along some of his featured guest such as Chris Rock, Young M.A, and his family Meek Mill and Wale. Belaire Champagne of course was flowing alongside Goldbar Whiskey to the sounds of his new album, The Boss Basel The Rather You Than Me.  (more…)