Daze-Inducing Lorde

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You might not be familiar with Lorde’s name, but you’d almost certainly recognize her voice from “Royals” the hypnotic, anti-bubblegum pop anthem that has been spinning on radio stations and reverberating out of car speakers for months. The first time we heard it, we recognized it instantly as a Nasty Gal anthem. The girl behind it is singer-songwriter Ella Yelich-O’Conner; an Auckland, New Zealand native who’s only 16. Ahead of her sold-out show at The Echoplex last Thursday night, Nasty Gal spoke to the lion-maned, platform-booted Lorde about Los Angeles, lyricism, and the loneliness of teenage life.

Meet Page!

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Page Ruth is our new obsession. The San Francisco born babe takes some of the dreamiest shots we’ve ever seen, with enough holographic and neon vibes to make any ’70s disco enthusiast go wild. We recently shot some beauty looks on Page, and she’ll soon be appearing in our latest vintage!

Mr. Little Jeans

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First known for her dub-stepped interpretation of Arcade Fire’s “The Suburbs,” Mr. Little Jeans has since won over fans with her dreamy, dancey music, and her cover of “Single Ladies” didn’t hurt, either. Her new single, “Oh Sailor” (and its accompanying music video) has us lost in a world of kaleidoscopic, cosmic genius. We got a chance to catch up with the Norway native, who has since relocated to L.A., after she DJ’d our No Bummer Summer party while simultaneously keeping the dance floor packed and trying to stay out of the sun.

Snap-Happy with Fashion Photog Rob Oades

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If there’s one thing we love around here—oh, besides candy and shoes and stickers—it’s models. Specifically off-duty ones. So, when we stumbled across fashion photographer Rob Oades’ side project of candid model Polaroids, our hearts went boom.  The photos, lovingly or jokingly scribbled-upon by each of the girls, are cute, fun and ultimately super revelatory of each of their personalities. We caught up with Oades to talk personal connections, destroying an image, and what the f@$% to do with all these photos!

Jessica Clarke

Meet Jessica Clarke, the slurpee-sipping arcade babe behind our latest (and most delicious) Lazy Oaf x Nasty Gal lookbook. We magically got her to take a breather from bouncing around the bowling alley in juicy fruit bottoms to give us the scoop on her childhood dreams, the worst outfit she’s ever worn and collection pieces she can’t live without.

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Cassandra Kellogg of Minimale Animale

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She rides Harleys, is a self-professed tattoo freak and doesn’t make a swimsuit you can’t surf in. We’re talking about the badass Venice Beach babe behind Minimale Animale, Cassandra Kellogg, whose vintage-inspired designs have been heating up waters from coast to coast (not to mention our latest lookbook). Inspired by iconic 80s and 90s swimwear, her curve-hugging suits are both athletic and sexy, minimal and extreme. Here, she sheds some light on the genesis of the brand, her design process, and who she’d love to suit up.

Meet Chloe!

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Legs for days, beachin’ waves AND the most adorable freckles ever? Check! We could go on and on about Chloe Blanchard, our latest dream girl who also happens to share our love for french fries and all things Cher Horowitz. We got to hang out with her in the studio where she gave us the scoop on the craziest thing she’s ever tried and the band she’ll have on repeat forever.

Meet Angie!

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Don’t mess with Angie Torres. The Dominican stunner may have exotic looks but she’s all-American (Texas-bred to be exact) and still proudly sports her cowboy boots when she’s not modeling barely there bikinis and body-cons. Somehow we were able to stop staring at her mile-long legs (ok, temporarily stop staring) and get some insight on her ultimate wishes and the pickup line she’ll actually go for.

Meet Mila!

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It should take about .001 second to see why we couldn’t wait to have our favorite off-duty beauty, Mila De Wit, back in the studio. Not only is she a total blast to hang out with, she can transform from girl next door to smokin’ hot bombshell with a single bat of her lashes. We had a catch-up sesh with the Netherlands native and got the scoop on her Parisienne-inspired style and the one thing she would never wear.

Meet Ebonee!

We’re beyond lucky to get to hang out with some of the world’s coolest chicks in our studio, and this week was no different. Ebonee Davis showed up barefaced in a tank and ripped jeans, but was stoked to get a serious smear of coral lipstick and step into some mile-high platforms. See, she’s the kind of girl who’s just as down to glam it up as she is to hit the local dive, a.k.a. our new best friend. The super chill Seattle native (who’s already has ‘zines like Glamour South Africa under her belt) took a time out to chat with us about her childhood crush and how she keeps her bod in check.

Playing Games with Akiko Matsuura

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The term “girl crush” is just a little too twee for our liking, but if we were to throw the term around, out first stop would have to be Comenachi vocalist Akiko Matsuura. We caught up with her in the latest issue of SUPER NASTY, where she spilled her guts on all the best and brightest spots in London. Below, we pull some classic rock-and-hard-place moves on Keex, who tolerated us and our questionnaire gracefully. Love this girl!