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  2. seriouswapanese:

    Alexandre Vauthier

     
  3. highqualityfashion:

    Cara D by Mario Testino for Allure Magazine October 2014

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  5. Yves Saint Laurent SS 2009 x Versace SS 2015

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  6. rachelstewartjewelry:

    BETTY BOOP - Origin

    Ms. ESTHER JONES, known by her stage name, “Baby Esther,” was an ” African-American singer and entertainer of the late 1920s. She performed regularly at the (The Cotton Club) in Harlem. 

    Singer Helen Kane saw her act in 1928 and (COPIED or stole ). Ms Jones’ ‘baby’ Singing Style! > for a recording of “I Wanna Be Loved By You.” 

    Ms. Jones’ singing style went on to become the inspiration for (( Max Fleischer )) cartoon character’s Voice and SINGING style of BETTY BOOP, was YES a Black Woman. 

    Her singing trademark Was.. “boop oop a doop “.. In a baby voice at the cotton club in Harlem. - 
    Esther Jones who’s stage name was “Baby Esther” was a popular entertainer at Harlem’s Cotton Club in the late 1920s. Baby Esther interpolated words such as ‘Boo-Boo-Boo’ & ‘Doo-Doo-Doo’ in songs at a cabaret. 
    Helen Kane SAW Baby’s act in 1928 and (stole) Used it in her hit song I Wanna Be Loved By You.

    An early test sound film was also discovered, which featured Baby Esther performing in this style, disproving Kane’s claims. Baby Esther’s manager also testified that Helen Kane had saw Baby Esther’s cabaret act in 1928. 

    Supreme Court Judge Edward J. McGoldrick ruled: “The plaintiff has failed to sustain either cause of action by proof of sufficient probative force”. In his opinion, the “baby” technique of singing did not originate with Kane.

    $250,000 infringement lawsuit

    Esther’s manager also testified that , Helen Kane & her manager , saw Baby’s act somewhere between 1928-1929.
    Scholar Robert G.O’ Meally said, Betty Boop The WHITE CARTOON herself had, as it were, a BLACK grandmother in her backround.

    Baby Esther was presumed dead by 1934, just when the lawsuit had ended.

    @Learn your History or they will Hide it from you.
    @BLACK-American MUSIC and DANCE Styles. - Influential WorldWide “

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  7. Naomi photographed by Mert and Marcus, Interview Magazine September 2014

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  8. womensweardaily:

    Versace Resort 2015

    Courtesy Photo

    Donatella Versace nodded to the Sixties with her strong collection that picked up on the house’s graphic proclivities. For More

    For all Resort 2015

     
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  10. what-do-i-wear:

    Maison Martin Margiela Resort 2015

     

  11. "It’s one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody."
    — Maya Angelou, RIP. (via 808s-and-oreos)
     
  12. seriouswapanese:

    Kanye West - Drive Slow (Feat. Paul Wall, GLC & T.I.) (HQ) (by KanyeWestBrazil)

     
     

  13. "The Hustle is everything. The people that succeed are the people that hustle, they are the ones that catch the loose balls, they save the ball from going out, they turn the tide. Hustle is everything. I will not be out worked. I will win or I will die."
    — Will Smith (via sartorialgirl)
     
  14. icekev:

    Angelina Jolie by Hedi Slimane for Elle US June 2014

     
  15. leahcultice:

    Tanya Katysheva by David Mushegain for Vogue Russia May 2014

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