SCENE: BRING YOUR BEACH PASS AND ...... 10-05-9410-05-94SCENE: BRING YOUR BEACH PASS AND ...Byline: Rosemary FeitelbergNEW YORK -- A day at the beach isn't what it used to be.Beachgoers on both coasts...
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SCENE: BRING YOUR BEACH PASS AND ...Byline: Rosemary FeitelbergNEW YORK--A day at the beach isn't what it used to be.Beachgoers on both coasts have a lot of gear and gadgets to choose from. Forget the beach pass--here's what you need:Move over Rollerbladers--Snakeboarders are looking for a little room on the boardwalks. Distributed by Snake Board USA Inc. in Palm Desert, Calif., the snakeboard, two foot plates connected with a crossbar, looks like a skateboard but performs like a snow board. By pointing toes inward then outward and simultaneously twisting the torso, riders cruise at 20 m.p.h. without ever putting their feet on the ground. The boards retail from $59 to $150 and are available at Paragon Sports, Sports Authority and Toys "R" Us. Arena North America has developed sunglass goggles for swimmers, water skiers and other water sport enthusiasts. Arena's amphibian antifog goggles have shatterproof lenses to protect against ultraviolet rays. The $50 smoke-colored goggles are available with black, blue or purple lenses. Orders may be placed by calling Arena at 800-925-4286.For nonswimmers, Mossimo Optic, the Los Angeles-based sunglass manufacturer, offers a sharper image. The Italian-made eyewear retails for around $150.Made from recycled rubber, Class 5 Sandals offer rugged styles for water sport enthusiasts and landlubbers alike. The waterproof sandals retail from $35 to $70 and are available at Herman's Sporting Goods, as well as other sporting stores nationwide.
Supermodel @helenachristensen teamed up with longtime friend and designer @camillastaerk on a joint @paredeyewear collaboration. The lineup features three styles and 11 offerings, all of which embody a vintage feel. Get all the details on how they celebrated the collab on WWD.com. #wwdaccessories #wwdeye (📷: @slovekinpics)
“It’s a hard industry to keep motivated, as well, so finding different subjects and people is what makes it worth it – when you’re like, oh, I’ve met great people, I feel like I’ve done something good, and I feel proud of having done this,” said French actress Stacy Martin on being grateful for the variety of roles she’s take on. Read @ktauer’s full interview with Martin on her her latest film “Godard Mon Amour.” #wwdeye (📷: @danieldorsa)
After showing in front of the Eiffel Tower for his last two women’s ready-to-wear collection, it looks like @anthonyvaccarello may be heading to the Big Apple. Sources say the designer will stage his next @ysl show in NYC on June 6. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews #wwdfashion (📷: @aitorrosasphoto)
EXCLUSIVE: Two and half months after John Targon, cofounder and codesigner of Baja East, was hired as creative director of the contemporary division at Marc Jacobs, he has left the company, WWD has learned. Marc Jacobs International, which is owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, confirmed Targon’s departure in a statement: “John Targon is a talented designer and we appreciate the work he has done here. Ultimately working together did not make sense for the brand and we wish him the best.” Read the story by @jessiredale, link in bio. #wwdnews
@theluxurycollection is officially launching a collection, tapping Sofia Sanchez de Betak for the capsule. Over 30 styles will be featured in the Chufy x The Luxury Collection, debuting next month at Bergdorf Goodman, The Webster, FiveStory and more. De Betak, known as “@chufy,” drew inspiration for the collection from her trips to Japan in the past year #wwdfashion
@lhd, founder and CEO of @thewebster, has teamed up with @lebonmarcherivegauche for the European launch of her ready-to-wear line, LHD. The launch will come with an exclusive pop-up opening today that’s set to run through May 20. Located on the second floor, it carries her debut Miami-themed resort collection, launched in November as see-now-buy-now. #wwdfashion