We Tried The Models’s Favorite On-The-Go Diet; Here’s What You Need to Know

*Photo courtesy of Instagram/Caitlin Mitchell

For a season that is more often that not associated with tiny bikinis, fresh tropical fruits and a multitude of outdoor activities, summer can still be quite the challenge for those of us looking to improve our healthy habits.  Between all of the traveling, outdoor barbecues, and endless poolside cocktails, it’s easier than ever to relax and give into those indulgences you may have otherwise avoided if you weren’t relaxing in a beach chair.  Luckily for those of us who have had one too many hot fudge sundaes or frozen pina coladas these last few weeks, we’ve found your detox solution and as always, this one comes courtesy of some of our favorite supermodels!

Sakara Life  — you’ve likely seen the name popping up on your Instagram feed and for good reason!  The GOOP-endorsed organic, vegetarian food delivery service is not only one of the country’s top-rated food delivery programs, but also the healthy obsession of such beautiful women as Lily Aldridge, Karolina Kurkova, ImanErin Heatherton, and Alyssa Miller. Founded in 2011 by Danielle Duboise and Whitney Tingle — both former models and Wall Street execs — Sakara, offers fresh, delivered-to-your-door meals that boast a variety of star-quality superfoods, such as chia seeds, matcha and spirulina, for optimal beauty and health.

Now, we know what you’re thinking: “Sure, it sounds good, but does it taste good too?”  The answer is, yes!  Curious to know more about the model’s new go-to diet, we decided to give the Sakara Life program a go ourselves last week, eating nothing but its pre-prepared breakfasts, lunches and dinners for two days.  Among our favorites, the Rose Petal Oatmeal, Eat-The-Rainbow Wrap with Sesame Plum Glaze and Spring Vegetable Fiery Fusion with Coconut Sriracha Dressing. It was fresh, convenient, satisfying and definitely way better than anything they were serving up at the deli across the street that day.

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The Shocking Secret Behind Chrissy Teigen’s Impressive First Pitch

When Chrissy Teigen took the mound at Dodger Stadium to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Tuesday, we should have known something hilarious would go down.  Little did we know, something did.

While the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model‘s first pitch looked impressive enough on camera, it was only later that we learned the secret behind her killer baseball skills: a few pitchers of margaritas.  That’s right— prior to hitting the mound, Chrissy and dad enjoyed one too many cocktails, which left the model feeling “pretty drunk,” or so she tweeted.  Regardless, Chrissy went out there and threw a nearly perfect pitch while also keeping things uber-sexy in a pair of blue short shorts, an Dodgers jersey and knee-high socks.

In the days leading up to her big gig, Chrissy shared her practice sessions via Twitter: “Making John [Legend] practice with me now. I have such a false confidence after 50 Cent,” referring to the rapper’s headline-making pitch at a New York Mets game back in May. Although her husband wasn’t on hand to help her at the stadium, Chrissy did confer with Dodgers catcher Drew Butera, who agreed to have her jump into his arms after he caught the pitch.  Just as planned, Chrissy totally nailed her throw and later enjoyed a sweet celebration with her family and friends on the sidelines.

Check out the photos and video of Chrissy’s perfect first pitch after jump!

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Adriana Lima and Rihanna Enjoy Another Girls’ Night Out

Karlie and Taylor. Cara and Selena. Shanina and Justin. There’s truly no shortage of model-celebrity friendships to keep track of these days, and judging by these latest photos, we now have one more pair to add to the list: Adriana Lima and Rihanna.

The Victoria’s Secret Angel and platinum artist, who met while strutting the catwalk together at the 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, seem to be closer than ever as of late, having enjoyed their second girl night out together on Tuesday.  The A-listers were spotted grabbing dinner at KOI Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood, where it is said the two “refused to leave each others’ sides” and chatted right up until their departure.
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Kate Upton and Justin Verlander Are Having the Most Adorable Week Together

It’s been a cute couple of days for Kate Upton and her baseballer boyfriend Justin Verlander.  The red-hot couple, who recently returned from a romantic getaway to Cancun, Mexico, have been spending quite a bit of time together while the Detroit Tigers pitcher is in town playing the New York Yankees.

The all-star couple started the week off with a special night on the town on Sunday, where they were spotted enjoying a meal at American Whiskey in Chelsea.  Dressed in black heels and a black top paired with a super-sexy red dress that showed off lots of leg, the 22-year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model, looked smokin’ hot while strolling arm-in-arm with her handsome beau.   While at the eatery, the twosome was spotted dancing, cuddling, kissing and chatting with pals, including Miguel Cabrebra and more of Verlander’s Detroit Tigers teammates.
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Modelinia AM Reads: A New Take on the Vintage Band Tee, Courtesy of Georgia May Jagger

Vanity Fair‘s International Best Dressed list has arrived! Among it’s honorees this year are Lupita Nyong’o, Emma Watson, Karlie Kloss, Pharrell Williams and more than a few unexpected picks. ~ Vanity Fair

Fact: Kim Kardashian is so glamorous, she can turn a passport photo into a magazine editorial. Don’t believe us? Here’s the proof. ~ PopSugar

Good news for fans of Dannijo’s colorful baubles.  The brand’s jewelry designers Danielle Snyder and Jodie Snyder Morel are now adding shoes to the label’s growing collection. ~ WWD

Yesterday, mere days after giving an unprecedentedly chic performance at the White House, Katy Perry visited the Philadelphia Museum of Art wearing an oversize pepperoni-pizza onesie. Yes, that’s right; a pizza onesie! ~ The Cut

Guys, Temperley London and Net-a-Porter just changed the online shopping game!  In a stroke of brilliance, the two namesake brands have come together to bring the world its first shoppable fashion film.  See it here. ~ Marie Claire

Malia Obama turned sixteen last month and despite growing up in the White House, the First Daughter is having quite the archetypal summer teen experience.  From prom to Lollapalooza this weekend, here’s how the President’s daughter is making the most of her summer vacation. ~ Vogue

Your dream of smelling like former Vogue editor in chief Diana Vreeland are about to become a reality!  Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman are set to launch a new line of Vreeland-inspired scents created by her grandson, Alexander Vreeland. ~ Neiman Marcus Blog

Suffering from current season fatigue? Take a cue from Georgia May Jagger and give new life to your favorite vintage band tee with these unexpected add-ons. ~ Modelinia

Model Twitpics of The Week

It was another exciting week for some of our favorite models on social media!  For starters, we were shocked to see a rare picture of Behati Prinsloo on her honeymoon with new husband Adam Levine!  We were also excited to see a behind-the-scenes shot of the insta-famous Cara Delevingne while on set for the upcoming film “Pan,” as well as Joan Smalls showing off a new photoshoot for ICB.  To see the rest of our picks, check out today’s slideshow!


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Shop the Look: Jessica Hart’s Preppy Jet-Set Style

Finding that delicate balance between fashionable and comfortable isn’t always easy, but this week, Jessica Hart landed on the perfect mix with this accessible off-duty look.  Spotted just outside her New York City Apartment, the Aussie stunner looked effortlessly chic pairing a preppy In God We Trust pink crop top with a white Portmans eyelet midi skirt, a wide-brimmed sun hat, Canfora Capri sandals and a structured Fendi handbag.  The look was both polished and laid-back, and if you ask us, just begging to be worn around the coast of Sardinia.

Shop Jessica’s easy-breezy summer travel look in the slideshow below:
 
 

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Martha Hunt Gets Caught in Her Undies for Victoria’s Secret’s First Short Film

When we think Victoria’s Secret, our minds tend to go to giant feather wings, loads of glitter and epic fashion shows, but starting this month, the brand is trying something new.  Don’t worry — your favorite Angels aren’t going anywhere.  Rather, the brand is introducing a new “less is more” initiative, including the unveiling of a new streamlined collection of bras and underwear done in simple silhouettes and subtly sexy fabrics.  But that’s not all!

In honor of Victoria’s Secret’s new bra collection, Martha Hunt is starring in the brand’s first short, cinematic film that is also 100 percent shoppable.  Proving that less really is more, the cheeky two minute video follows Martha as she tries to break up with her obnoxious boyfriend, only to get locked out of her apartment in just her bra and panty.  What happens next?  Well, you’ll just have to check out the video to find out!

Watch (and shop) Victoria’s Secret’s first-ever short film below!
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