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If you not familiar with the British label, House Of CB. You should be! It has been seen on celebrities like The Kardashians, reality-star Porsha Williams, mega-star Jennifer Lopez. All within a year House of CB has become the go-to sexy, sultry yet attention-grabbing hot-spot for garments that stun on red carpets. Conna Walker is the beauty with the brains who gave conception to the affordable luxury e-boutique in 2010. House of CB has flourished from its roots in London to expand internationally and its level of product offerings.
Tuesday, June 14th celebrities stepped out to celebrate the opening of House of CB’s first brick and mortar in the US. As expected no opening is complete without a Kardashian.
Khloé Kardashian wore a bright-orange House of CB bodycon dress. Was she IN Demand or Not?
Also in attendance was ‘The Real’ talk show host Adrienne Bailon in a caped blush pink romper by the brand. Was she IN Demand or Not?
On Saturday, June 11th at the L. A. Live Complex Tyler the Creator debuted his first Golf Wang and Golf Le Fleur collections. On first inspection, the collection is heavily injected with 1990’s hip-hop influence. Think over sized sweatshirts, polos and jeans in bright pastel colors. His collection also signaled his departure from designing collections for Van, venturing into his own shoe collection Golf Le Fleur, which in French means “Flower Boy”. His design work does not stop at clothing and accessories, as he also introduced furniture creations; imagine large Coca-Cola cans as armchairs and tables akin to what you would find in Fred Flintstones’ living room.
During the show Tyler admitted that, “I don’t know a lot about Fashion”. Yet, he retorts, “The difference between me and these niggas is that I make what I like”.
Seemingly, making what you like looks a lot like what is currently trending at the moment. Although, Golf Wang mimics a water-down version of Cross Colours. I suppose there has to be a certain amount of flattery in imitation.
As always, I will fight for originality and innovation in fashion. Those are the key ingredients that continue to propel the industry forward. Conversely, I will also always stand-for the person that has a dream, an idea and then executes. A dream fulfilled one of God’s greatest gifts.
Click to watch the show for yourself.