Gals Of Summer: Gabby Datau

Gabby Datau isn’t easy to label. The Los Angeles native is a freelance graphic designer by trade, but she spends her free time making all sorts of cool stuff: including clothing, collages, and music (her father is a musician and Datau has been in bands, from “shoegaze garage to surf rock to sludge/stoner metal to

Jeneil Williams

It ain’t easy being a swimsuit model, but when Jeneil Williams stopped by our studio, we were super inspired by her badass confidence and you-can-do-anything attitude. The 22-year-old model relocated to NYC from Jamaica after being discovered at a pageant in 2007, and we were lucky enough to chat with her about the secrets to success—and

Maripol

Ah, where do we even begin with Maripol? The former Fiorucci art director/NYC scene queen shaped Madonna’s now-iconic “Like A Virgin” look and styled Debbie Harry for her Blondie debut. Basically, she hung out with all major visionaries during the ’80s and brought her Polaroid camera along to document it. This month, she collaborated with Joyrich on a

WAHHHHHHH’s Sharmadean Reid

Sharmadean Reid knows a good thing when she sees one. The London-based stylist and businesswoman has a habit of spotting (and even starting) trends early, from Nike pool slides to tie-dye Proenza Schouler tees. Back in 2008 she was one of the first people to bring fashion-forward nail art to the mainstream in the form

With Our Beauty Specialist, Stacey

We’re lucky, we just get to go down to the studio and ask makeup artist genius Stacey Nishimoto whenever we’ve got a burning beauty question that desperately needs an honest answer. She’s the one who showed us the two-toned lip trick and a look that goes all night without looking like it’s crossed over into

Rock Them Nails!

Meet Madeline Poole, the crafty genius behind the amazing nail art in our May lookbook. We sat down with her to talk about getting ready for our shoot, the recent nail art craze, and what she’d love to paint on Nicki Minaj’s nails.