Modelinia AM Reads: The Full Look at This Year’s Coachella Model Gang!

US shoppers are about to be treated to Primark’s budget-friendly fashion buys. The high street brand plans to open a store in Boston in late 2015! ~ BBC 

It’s been a BIG year for actress-turned-style icon Lupita Nyong’o, who’s earned an Oscar, a Lancome beauty contract and now, the title of the Most Beautiful Woman of 2014! ~ People Magazine

Lena Dunham’s newest addition to Girls might be her most unexpected move to date!  Buzz that Taylor Swift is slated to join the cast for the fourth season is getting louder, as sources claim that a cameo from the “I Knew You Were Trouble” singer is in the works. ~ Refinery 29 

Congratulations to Drew Barrymore!  The Blended actress and her art consultant husband, Will Kopelman, welcomed their second child together Tuesday, a baby girl named Frankie. ~ E! Online

According to a new report, women are now getting extensive foot surgeries so they can wear their designer shoes in comfort.  ~ New York Times

We’ve been waiting since October, but this morning, MAC finally launched their new 14-piece Proenza Schouler collection and it’s everything we had hoped for and more! ~ SheFinds

Pharrell Williams is trying on another interesting hat: curator. Next month, the “Happy” singer is set to unveil an exhibition titled “Girl” – the same title as his sophomore album – at Emmanuel Perrotin’s new space in Paris, the Salle de Bal. ~ WWD

We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but Coachella has officially reached its end.  Relieve all of the model-tastic, boho-fringe magic in the complete roundup of this year’s Coachella model gang! ~ Modelinia

Model Twitpics: The Easter, Earth Day and Coachella Festivities Continue!

 

Whether celebrating the final weekend of Coachella, Easter Sunday or Earth Day, the models had no shortage of social snaps to share this week.  Rosie Huntington-Whiteley enjoyed a garden party with friends, Cara Delevingne got cheeky in Shanghai, Chrissy Teigen demonstrated her culinary skills and that’s not even the half of it!  Scroll through the slideshow below for the full look at today’s top model twitpics:

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Fashion’s Favorite Eco-Friendly Models

Protecting the environment is a major concern both globally and locally, and while we do our best to be green and remember the three R’s in our daily life —Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle—  we’ll admit to falling off the bandwagon from time to time.  But as the world comes together today in honor of Earth Day, we’re reminded of a few of fashion’s favorite eco-friendly models, who continue to inspire us with their green-savvy ways.  Whether they’re thinking green in their own lives or promoting environmental habits and organizations, these models do their part to protect Mother Nature in ways both big and small.  Below, we’ve rounded up a list of the top eco-warriors to help inspire an environmentally friendly lifestyle not just today, but year-round too!  See the full list after the jump!
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Gisele Bundchen Belts Out Blondie’s “Heart of Glass” in Her New H&M Campaign!

 

UPDATE: 

After a turn with the Kinks’ “All Day And All Of The Night” for H&M’s Fall 2013 campaign, Gisele Bündchen is back for the brand, this time with a Blondie hit!  The supermodel’s full music video for her cover of “Heart of Glass” premiered on Good Morning America this morning, with the Brazilian bombshell belting out the Bob Sinclair-produced track in little more than a sexy leopard-print bikini and a black cut-out number. Naturally, she nailed it!

Watch Gisele dance and sing like no other in the video above, and download the song now available on iTunes with all royalties benefitting UNICEF.

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Inside the NYFC “Fool’s Fete” Spring Dinner Dance With Nina Agdal and Arlenis Sosa

Nina Agdal and Arlenis Sosa

The annual New Yorkers for Children Spring Dinner Dance “A Fool’s Fete,” is one of the season’s most anticipated events, promising a bevy of star-sightings, runway ready fashion, and more importantly, a fighting chance for children in need.

Working on behalf of the child welfare community in New York City, NYFC has distributed more than $50 million over the past 17 years to various college scholarships, tutoring programs, job training and networking opportunities for children in foster care.  With such a positive impact on the child-welfare community, it’s no wonder the charity has such a serious model following.

“They are giving the opportunity to children, who otherwise wouldn’t have a chance,”  said Crystal Renn, a longtime NYFC supporter and one of last night’s star guests. “I myself was adopted, and I know that chance made all the difference in my life.”
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Modelinia AM Reads: Support the Environment With These Top-Rated Eco-Friendly Beauty Buys!

Susanna Lau, the blogger behind the mega-popular fashion blog “Style Bubble,” has revealed she’s writing a book.  About what?  We’re not sure, but apparently it’s requiring a lot of international travel! ~ Style Bubble

Mark your calendars! In little less than a month, Singapore Fashion Week will kick off with not one, but two major fashion headliners: Oscar de la Renta, who will close the event with his fall 2014 collection, and Prabal Gurung, the week’s opener.  Oh, and Kate Bosworth is going too! ~ Fashionista

Changes are afoot for vogue.com!  The Web site is currently in the process of expanding its digital presence with a new version of the site that will be unveiled during New York Fashion Week in September. ~ WWD

Despite the fact that Emma Stone frequents best-dressed lists and is something of a muse to Woody Allen, the “Amazing Spiderman 2″ actress doesn’t think she’s a style icon— in fact, she finds the fact that she has any influence on style comical!  ~ Huffington Post

Millennials: they may engage in around the clock shopping across various mediums, but that doesn’t mean they’re actually buying anything.  ~ WWD

These days, embracing an Eco-friendly lifestyle goes a lot further than simply recycling waste and conserving energy. In honor of Earth Day, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite Eco-friendly beauty products that will help protect both your skin and Mother Earth!  ~ Modelinia

The Models Had a Floppy Ear Filled Easter Weekend!

We’re just now coming out of our marshmellow Peep-induced sugar coma, which means the Easter festivities  must be coming to a close.  Thanks to a little thing called Instagram though, we’re able to keep the holiday sweetness going with snaps from our favorite bunny-loving models!   This year, it was hard to ignore the increasing number of models popping up on our feed in floppy ears and bushy tails, which made for a sweet post-holiday treat today.  From Chanel Iman and Candice Swanepoel and Heidi Klum, you can catch all of your favorite bunny-loving models in the slideshow below:

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Your Guide to the Models’ Favorite New York City Spas!

Sure, most models are born with impeccable skin, but after enduring several weeks of international flights and literally hundreds of makeup applications, even the most flawless face is in need of a skin pick-me-up just like the rest of us.  Thankfully, when you’re in the business of perfect skin, you quickly learn who to turn to when at-home remedies are no longer cutting it.  We’ve done our research, and today, we’re bringing you the ultimate guide to the model’s favorite New York City spas to help get your skin camera-ready.  Scroll through the roundup below to find out where your favorite models are booking their facial appointments, the treatments they’re getting and the results they’re seeing!
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