Lord Burchen – Spring 2018 – Menswear Collection

Date: Saturday, September 9th   Venue: Intrepid Museum Menswear maverick  Lord Burchen seduced his audience with an audacious street couture collection. Film noir color palette of half ski mask clad models dressed in long shirts, button-downs, laser-cut sweaters and jackets, militarized pants and knee-cut stovepipe denim. FROM THE RUNWAY FROM THE RED CARPET [Style Fashion Week […]

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The Morgan Magazine Launch Party

Date: September 20. Venue: The 40/40 Club Editor-in-Chief duo, Amanda Nicole & Fatiah Rebbekah, celebrate their first issue of The Morgan Magazine in a private gathering at Jay-Z’s luxury sports bar/lounge. Amanda & Fatiah issued a warm welcome to press and guests at the upper level VIP lounge, while a bevy of model-type fashionistas posed […]

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JGB’s Goodies of the Day: Spring 2013 Menswear Wardrobe Essentials

In the latest issue of Details Magazine, the blue-eyed bandit from Hangover III graces the cover and offers a bird’s eye view into his career and personal life. (Bradley Cooper: Details Magazine Interview) Filled with great editorial spreads and a wealth of advice, Details dishes the details on topics from how to drink like The Great Gatsby to […]

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JGB’s Must-Have Goodies of the Day

TOPS Balmain (Cropped Underwired Leather Bustier): Stylishly hot under a low-cut blouse, blazer, or cropped jacket in satin, silk or denim, and lines up nicely with a pencil skirt or slouchy drawstring pants, spiked heels, leather wedges, suede booties or even canvas sneakers. JACKETS/BLAZERS Alexander McQueen (Gold Honeycomb Jacquard Bombe Hip Jacket): Imagine the sweet richness […]

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JGB’s Goodies of the Day: Balmain

Balmain (Spring/Summer 2013): Olivier Rousteing gave us all the glamour we would expect from The House of Balmain, a menswear inspired collection with high shoulders and waistlines, much like the statuesque beauties of the 80s, from Brigitte Nielsen in Beverly Hills Cop 2 to Grace Jones album cover NightClubbing. With an eye for re-invention, Rousteing […]

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JGB’s Goodies of the Day: Fashion and Beauty

Much time has passed since my last countdown list of products worthy of a blog post, but fans deserve the very best, so here we go! FRAGRANCE Chanel (Fragrance): Responsible for concocting the most sought-after, luxuriously timeless aromas is the Chanel Perfumery. Chanel (Les Exclusifs: Gardenia eau de toilette): The undeniably lush fragrance of Gardenia is […]

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Editor’s Choice: Fashion Week Style

Whether you’re following the latest in fashion trends by web-surfing, live-streaming, magazine-flipping or at a fashion show, consider this fool-proof outfit (composed of seven key pieces) for maximum wear-ability. BALMAIN (Satin Trimmed Wool-Crepe Jacket): The perfect tuxedo jacket! Solid color outfits or vibrant wardrobe pieces literally pop with minimal effort. RAQUEL ALLEGRA (Shredded Twill & […]

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New Face of Balmain

After the melancholic departure of Christophe Decarnin, the House of Balmain finally chose a new head designer, a much younger, more attractive Olivier Rousteing. Olivier Rousting (age 25) worked for five years at Roberto Cavalli before joining Balmain in 2009. Ennu Amsterdam, a boutique that sells designer labels like Alaia, Ann Demeulemeester, Balenciaga, Balmain, Comme […]

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Jesenia’s Goodie Bag Find of the Week: Blazers and Jackets

BALMAIN (Blazer):  Actress Zoe Zaldana poses for paparazzi in a tropical blazer, that with the right combination has the staying power to rollover into Fall/Winter season. Make sure to combine with dark hues. Ebony is safe bet or you can venture off into colors like gothic-green, espresso and olive, with any type of bottom. BALMAIN […]

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Christophe Decarnin Leaves BALMAIN: A Tragic Love Story

In 2005 Christophe Decarnin was hired as head designer for Balmain. With his innovative talent, he drew in a younger audience and revived the 66-year old fashion house with exquisite mini dresses, ripped tees, graphic skinny jeans and rock-star jackets. Price tags for the label’s designs soared to breath-taking heights, figures starting at 2k for […]

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Jesenia’s Goodie Bag Find of the Week!

Weather in New York City is reaching a frigid 8-degrees Fahrenheit. Backstage at Balmain one model bundled up in an ivory Mongolian fur coat. Great minds think alike as we both own the same one, yet mine is a much shorter version.   [For more articles, photos and videos – Follow Jesenia’s Goodie Bag]

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Jesenia’s Goodie Bag Find of the Week!

Welcome to a new edition to Jesenia’s Goodie Bag Find of the Week! This is where I display a few items from my Goodie Bag for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy! CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN: Singer/Actress Jennifer Lopez sang a song about it, Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw character loved them and so will you. Let’s start with […]

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