@ITEM.HEADLINES IS A DAILY REFLECTION TIMELINE OF THE MOST VIRAL TOPICS HAPPENING IN THIS EXACT MOMENT; WHICH COVERS THE SCOPE OF FASHION, ART, MUSIC, CULTURE AND LIFESTYLE.
AFTER A THIRTEEN YEAR RUN OF DIANE VON FURSTENBERG BEING THE CHAIRMAN OF THE CFDA, IT IS CIRCULATED IN SPECULATION THAT SHE IS SET TO BE REPLACED BY DESIGNER TOM FORD. THE BOARD IS DUE TO MEET NEXT TUESDAY, TO VOTE ON FORD'S FINAL PLACEMENT AT THE ASSOCIATION.
THE GEORGE MICHAEL'S PERSONAL ART COLLECTION SOLD OVER $15 MILLION IN TOTAL ASSETS, DURING ONLINE SALES AND FROM AN AUCTION AT LONDON’S CHRISTIE’S THURSDAY NIGHT. THE EVENT BROKE A WORLD AUCTION RECORD, INCLUDING THE SALE OF MICHEAL CRAIG MARTIN’S COMMISSIONED SELF PORTRAIT FOR RIGHT OVER 200K. ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARDS CONTINUAL PHILANTHROPIC CAUSES, ACCORDING TO THE LATE SINGERS ESTATE.
IMAGE COURTESY OF GEORGE MICHEAL'S ESTATE / LONDON CHRISTIE'S
FOLLOWING IGGY AZALEA’S RECENT MOVE TO THE INDIE BASED EMPIRE LABEL, SHE HAS RELEASED HER NEW MERCH STORE AND AT MIDNIGHT, DROPPED FIRST SINGLE AND VISUAL BY THE NAME “SALLY WALKER”, OFF OF HER UPCOMING NEW ALBUM. IT’S ALREADY IN THE TOP 5 ON THE ITUNES CHARTS!
HUDSON YARDS FINALLY OPENS IN NYC, WHICH IS A COMBINATION OF A LUXURY SHOPPING EXPERIENCE AND CONDOS ON THE WEST SIDE.
SCREENSHOT COURTESY OF HUDSON YARDS
PROJECT RUNWAY'S SEASON 17 AIRED LAST NIGHT, WITH A NEW CAST. THE SERIES MOVES BACK TO BRAVO NETWORK, WITH CHRISTIAN SIRIANO AS THE NEW MENTOR AND KARLIE KLOSS AS THE NEW HOST. STREAM EPISODE ONE, HERE.
Tyler J. Drinnen, is the Founder and Editor in Chief of iTEM MAGAZINE,
a poet and freelance fashion writer, photographer and abstract visual content producer.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Studies from Sonoma State University, where he wrote a weekly Opinion Column For
The Star, dabbled with his own radio podcast format, titled Saturday Nite Scandal, and helped to create one of the first of 25 Professional Student Lead PR Firms in the USA.
From there on, he continued his work by interning with Sonoma Discoveries Magazine and then shortly after wrote and interned for Fashion School Daily, where he solidified his love for feature writing and working with emerging talents from around the world.
In December of 2016, he received an Honorary Master of Arts in Fashion Journalism from the Academy of Art University. And what an achievement that was, to be the first in his program to have graduated a full semester early. Bringing him to four degrees in a short five and a half years, nothing will stop him from bringing art to the eyes of many.
He has worked in the fashion industry for nearly a decade, from commercial retail management to corporate level ghost writing. Now - he the poet - T.J.D. takes his life public with the independent launch of the urban California lifestyle based fashion-art movement, iTEM MAGAZINE: A Platform For Rising Artists.