Stefan Bondy: James Harden is now a minority owner in Saks, the fashion company, and was appointed to its board today. Harden: “This is an exciting opportunity for me to combine two of my personal passions – a love of fashion and (joining a brand with potential to impact community).”
Beyoncé dazzled for her courtside date night with Jay-Z on Saturday, taking in the Brooklyn Nets game at Barclays Center in head-to-toe leather. The “Black Parade” hitmaker, 39, teamed a tiny black patent leather corset dress ($723) with a matching oversized embellished shirt ($9,325), both by David Koma. She accessorized with crystal-studded Magda Butrym x Linda Farrow sunglasses ($435), Christian Louboutin pumps ($745) and a sparkling diamond choker.
Most NBA fanatics wear jerseys to represent their favorite team, but why not go all out and sport some matching accessories too? BaubleBar just launched its NBA Collection, which includes earrings and charms in honor of the The Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks, Golden State Warriors, Brooklyn Nets, Dallas Mavericks, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, and San Antonio Spurs.
In 2020, Louis Vuitton announced a three-year partnership with the National Basketball Association, fusing Vuitton’s iconic French luxury with American sports heritage. Now, the highly anticipated second installment of the collaboration is here. For Pre-Fall 2021, the capsule explores the collective memories of the two institutions throughout the height of basketball mania in the 1990s in a transversal celebration of pop culture, fashion, and sports.
Ahead of the Boston Celtics’ play-in game victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday, the team’s Twitter account shared a photo of Kemba Walker arriving to the arena in his game-day attire. The now-deleted tweet, which read, “Locked in for the Play-In,” showed Walker wearing a bright yellow button-down shirt with the “Don’t Tread On Me” Gadsden flag emblazoned on the back. The flag, which dates back to the Revolutionary War, has since been displayed among various far-right groups, militias and white supremacists. During the January 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol, for example, the Gadsden flag had a prominent presence among the insurrectionists.