Posts tagged ‘Kanye West’

February 24, 2015

first adidas consortium store launches in south africa

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Adidas Originals Global has announced a partnership with Shelflife – South African online sneaker and streetwear shop – to be the first store in Africa to carry its Consortium range. Adidas Consortium is a premium adidas Originals line whereby an existing adidas Originals silhouette is launched with a unique design. In working alongside a collection of the most influential brands, retailers and individuals in sneaker culture, Consortium has given birth to some of the greatest collaborations in sneaker history; including the CLOT Stan Smith, the Sneaker Freaker Torsion Integral and the UNFTD X NBHD Micropacer. Adidas Consortium is also personified by new technologies, precision engineering and premium materials.

“Product releases within the Consortium range capture the current and future street style aesthetics, while pushing the boundaries of footwear innovation and technology,” says Stuart Davies, Adidas Originals Category Merchandise Manager. “Shelflife’s understanding of this sector of the retail market offers boundless growth and a multitude of collaborative opportunities,” Davies concludes.

Kanye West’s Yeezy Boost will be the first in the Consortium range to drop in Shelflife, making it an even more exciting announcement for South Africa. Visit the Shelflife store at 167 Longmarket Street, Cape Town or visit www.shelflife.co.za for online orders and more information.

Follow Adidas South Africa on Twitter (@adidasZA) and Instagram (adidasZA) or join the conversation by using #adidasOriginals.

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September 19, 2012

kanye west to celebrate kim kardashian’s birthday in style

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West

To celebrate girlfriend Kim Kardashian‘s 32nd birthday next month, rapper Kanye West has reportedly pulling out all the stops with presents. Could he be planning a $1million trip with their friends to a private island? This would be her first birthday with West who has already (reportedly) surprised her with a gifts including a made-to-order special edition Prada bag, lined in a KK print and a snowball white teacup Persian kitten.

May 9, 2012

all about fashion at the met gala 2012

The Met Gala 2012, Beyonce Knowles, Lea Michele, Rihanna, Clare Danes

Fashion’s finest came out to play at the Met Gala 2012 in New York, often referred to as referred to as “fashion’s Oscars“. Beyoncé Knowles took the spotlight at the A-list event, after giving birth to daughter Blue Ivy Carter in January, the 30-year-old’s figure looked sensational in her sheer sequin Givenchy Haute Couture gown. When asked by a reporter at the event about having more children, Beyoncé replied “I definitely want to have more. I don’t know how many. God knows I don’t know yet.” Gala chairs, Anna Wintour (editor in chief of Vogue magazine), Carey Mulligan and Muccia Prada received guests including Clare Danes, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kanye West, Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen, Rihanna, Cameron Diaz, Elizabeth Banks, Scarlett Johansson, Lea Michele and Rihanna at the Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s annual ball, dressed in haute couture. Justin Timberlake, wearing a Tom Ford tuxedo attended the event with his fiancée, Jessica Biel. After a record-breaking success of ‘The Avengers’Johansson arrived in a custom Dolce & Gabbana gown, a solid gold creation to match her box-office triumph. “The dressing part was easy,” said Rihanna, running into the museum moments after the red carpet closed in a body-hugging black alligator skin Tom Ford gown with some major fingernails to match, “My nails took forever. They’re like claws.” It seems that Rihanna may have some fashion designing up her sleeve, “Designing is definitely in the near future for me. We’re working on it as we speak” said the pop star.

April 24, 2012

kim kardashian and kanye west at ryu restaurant

Kim Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kendall Jenner, Kris Jenner, Kanye West, Scott Disick, RYU Restaurant

Some may insist that Kim Kardashian‘s relationship with rapper Kanye West is not serious yet, but they have been spending a lot of time together lately. West, 3 years older than Kim, couldn’t have looked prouder to be holding her hand at Kourtney Kardashian‘s boyfriend Scott Disick‘s RYU Restaurant opening in New York City on Monday night, 23 April 2012. The couple arrived at the event holding hands, marking their first public declaration of their relationship, though they have been spotted around town looking very much like a couple. The two look great together and seem to have amazing chemistry. Kim looked elegant in a black tight-fitting pencil skirt and matching halterneck top with frill detailing at the bib. Arguably one of the most beautiful women in entertainment, Kim and the Kardashian/Jenner girls, Kourtney, Kylie, Kendall, and their mother Kris looked gorgeous at the exclusive event.