@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.
H&M LAUNCHES A BETA VERSION OF AN ONLINE FASHION ADVICE FORUM, THAT ALLOWS USERS TO GIVE AND RECEIVE ADVICE ABOUT STYLE IN AN ASK AND SHARE FORMAT. IT WAS RELEASED BY THE NAME “ITSAPARK” THIS LAST WEDNESDAY AND PLANS TO BECOME A “COMMUNITY DRIVEN DIGITAL FASHION GUIDE." ONCE A QUESTION IS ASKED, EACH ANSWER WILL ACCOMPANY A PHOTO, VIDEO OR STOPPABLE LIST OF PRODUCTS BY H&M AND OTHER RETAILERS. THE SITE ALSO FEATURES A DISCOVERY FUNCTION, WHERE USERS CAN BROWSE A DESIRABLE TREND. YOU CAN ACCESS ITSAPARK, HERE.
MARY QUANT RETROSPECTIVE WILL BE AN EXHIBITION AT THE VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM STARTING SATURDAY, APRIL 6. THE SHOWING PROMINENTLY FEATURES QUANT’S MINISKIRT DESIGNS FROM 1955-1975 AND HAS OVER 200 TOTAL GARMENTS WITH ACCESSORIES, SKETCHES, AND EXCLUSIVE NEVER SEEN BEFORE PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE DESIGNER. GET TICKETS, HERE.
LAST NIGHT, KHALID RELEASED HIS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SOPHOMORE ALBUM, “FREE SPIRIT”. WE RECOMMEND LISTENING TO THE NEW TRACKS, “DON’T PRETEND”, “HUNDRED”, AND "HEAVEN"
LOUIS VUITTON COLLABORATED WITH LOS ANGELES BASED ARTIST, ALEX ISRAEL, TO DEBUT ITS FIRST UNISEX FRAGRANCES; A SET OF THREE SCENTS INSPIRED BY LA, THAT MEN AND WOMEN CAN WEAR. THE SCENTS ARE PAIRED WITH TRAVELING CASES, COMPLETED WITH WORK DONE BY ARTIST ON THE EXTERIOR. THE FOLLOWING FRAGRANCES WERE CREATED BY RENOWNED FRENCH PERFUMER, JACQUES CAVALIER BELLETRUD: ”AFTERNOON SWIM” HAS BLENDS OF ORANGE, MANDARIN AND BERGAMOT. SIMILARLY, “SUN SONG” USES HINTS OF CITRUS AND REMINDS WEARERS OF THE SUNRISE SURFS ON THE MALIBU BEACHFRONT. “CACTUS GARDEN” RESEMBLES MORE OF A FRESH CUCUMBER AND PRESSED LEMONGRASS BLEND.
COURTESY OF LOUIS VUITTON
BRITISH VOGUE’S 2019 BEAUTY AWARD VOTING HAS NOW STARTED; INCLUDING 18 CATEGORIES SUCH AS BEST INFLUENCER BRAND, NEW KID ON THE BLOCK AND CHAMPION FOR SUSTAINABILITY. THE VOTING CONCLUDES ON MAY 15 AND YOU CAN CAST YOUR VOTES, 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.