NYFW SPRING/SUMMER 2019 : SNEAK PEEKS DAY THREE – RODARTE

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I’m still in shock that I actually got to photograph this gorgeous show! I can’t wait to share every single detail next week. Until then, here are some of my favorite shots from behind the scenes:

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Nails: Morgan Taylor, Hair: TRESemmé, Makeup: NARS.

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All Photos and Content ®2018 Rachel Scroggins/The Greyest Ghost

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THE BLONDS F/W 2018: BACKSTAGE

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The Blonds show what is arguably one of the most fun and innovative collections each NY Fashion Week. Season after season, no one else produces such over the top amazing looks, that find a home on red carpets and concert stages around the world.

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Preciosa crystals were also featured, along with bondage belts and accessories form new collaborator CreepyYeha.

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This season’s phenomenal nail look from longtime Blonds collaborators CND was inspired by the theme of good vs evil, and “Lucifer as a powerful woman”. Frescos, Red spikes, and studs made frequent appearances, in both the nail art and clothing.

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The outstanding nails featured crystals, spikes, flames, crocodile print, heavenly frescos, CND Shellac Gel Polish, and suede.

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“The whole story starts with Lucifer as a female. A strong powerful female, burning in the fire, finding the melted, molten marble, protecting herself with armor, and finding her spikes and her crystals”

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The complete show’s worth of nails took the CND team over 400 hours to complete!

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Sky high hair do’s by ORIBE topped off models’ looks:
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While longtime Blonds collaborator Kabuku once again provided a bold makeup look for the show:

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Kabuki finishing Daphne Guinness’ makeup.

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Daphne’s body suit, by The Blonds.

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The accessories are always just as fun as the clothes.

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Daphne Guinness, who performed during the show.

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The finished nail look:

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Lil Kim backstage after the show:
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Model Iskra Lawrence:
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See the full photo set here.

All Photos and Content ®2018 Rachel Scroggins/The Greyest Ghost.

Best of What’s Going on This Week

One of the features I miss doing is a weekly NYC event roundup! Since this is a typical summer, with more events than any one person could possibly attend, I’ve found a handful of interesting events and sales to share–all happening in the upcoming week.

Here are some of my best bets:

Today:

Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent Sample Sale:
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Best of What’s Going on This Weekend:

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Williamsburg Indie Designer Soiree at the Arsenal

“From high-end to handmade, the fashion experts at The Arsenal have curated a pop-up mart to represent the best in NYC style and help you turn this recession into an opportunity for exposure and sales. We will also have a showcase of fabulous Brooklyn-based DJs spinning throughout the day, and the bar will be serving up yummy 2 for 1 mimosa, DIY bloody mary and beer specials.”

Saturday July 18th – 11AM to 9PM. FREE!
The Arsenal –153 Roebling Street, 4th Floor, Studio 4B (between Hope & Metropolitan Ave. Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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Gargyle Pop up Shop on the LES
Featuring: Alexandra Cassaniti, Karen Walker, F-Troupe, Rachel Comey, and YMC at up to 70% off.
Mention DailyCandy and save an extra 15 percent on one item or 25 percent on two (or more).
Starts Friday! Goes until Tues July 21st. Daily: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 16a Orchard St., between Hester and Canal Streets. (917-470-9367).

50% off sale items at Urban Outfitters stores, until July 19th.
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Ongoing all summer:

Brooklyn Flea:
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The Fort Greene Flea is every Saturday, 10am-5pm
The Brooklyn Bridge Flea is every Sunday, 11am-6pm

Jelly NYC Pool Parties!

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