Friday, May 30, 2014 California Dreaming: Airbnb-ing Across California
The sun is setting late, the nights warm, and adventures a calling—all tell-tale signs of summer on the horizon, and in turn, roadtrips a brewin’. As a born and bred Californian, I firmly believe the Sunshine State is the prettiest state in this fair nation. From top to bottom there are insanely beautiful natural surroundings, A+ weather, nice-ass people, and the finest Mary-Jane in all the land. To commemorate the start of summer I’ve rounded up some of the coolest Airbnb hideaways in the state—all under $200/night. Round up your crew, make some kick-ass playlists and grab a disposable camera—adventuring commences now!—Marissa Klurstein, Content Assistant
Friday, May 30, 2014 Behind The Scenes: Meet The Cult: Ollie Henderson
Q: If you had only one wish, what would it be? A: World peace, of course — so 23-year-old model Ollie Henderson is doing something about it. Her hand-painted political slogan t-shirts, gifted to her fashionable friends during this year’s Australian Fashion Week, have triggered a revolution with an impact far beyond the fashion world.
Thursday, May 29, 2014 Behind The Scenes: Meet The Cult: Lila Gold
Meet Lila Gold, an up-and-coming Sydney singer-songwriter. We wanted to get to know her, so we asked her to tell us all about the music that has made the biggest impact on her.
For me it’s all about the affection you feel the second you hear ‘that’ song. In all honesty I don’t have a musical ‘taste’, I’m all over the place with what I like — I don’t care where it’s come from, I just want to know where it’s all going. It’s all about that one spark in a song that lights a glow to a place I’m either familiar with or have never ever been before. These are the songs that unconditionally do that for me.
Thursday, May 29, 2014 Nasty Gals In The Wild: Gals Of Summer: KIKI The Minimalist
To kick off Gals of Summer, we traveled from LA to NYC to track down the real girls who heat up the city.
Kiki, a photo editor for The Wall Group, is a minimalist with a club kid twist. With jet black bangs and porcelain skin, she personifies cool and never lets ‘em see her sweat. Check out her White Haute Summer Goth summer survival guide.
(Photos by Magnus Unnar)
Nasty Gal Esther Top
YRU Platform Mule
Aperture Track Pant
Lime Crime Liquid Eyeliner
Two Tone Cat-Eye Cateyes
Nasty Gal Juliana Pant
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Behind The Scenes: Meet Billabong Pro Surfer: Laura Enever
(Laura wears - Billabong Surf Capsule (worn as jacket) Billabong Reckless Wonder Pants, Billabong T-shirt, Shoe Cult Paradox Heel)
Surfing is hard, but Laura Enever makes it look easy. We asked the Billabong pro surfer, who currently sits at number 10 on the Women’s World Champion Tour rankings, why we should be joining her out there — and why we should keep getting back on the board when times get tough.