Style Notes: Beyonce, Blue Ivy Credited on Jay-Z's '4:44' Album; Melania Trump Wears Roland Mouret
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Beyonce and Blue Ivy Credited as Additional Vocals on Jay-Z's New Album '4:44' [Spin]
In case you haven't heard, Jay-Z's new album, 4:44, dropped on Friday. The record is seemingly a response to Beyonce's Lemonade, especially with the songs, "Kill JAY-Z," "4:44" and "Family Feud." Not only does he reference Beyonce and Blue Ivy in his tracks, they both get credited as additional vocals and composers on "Family Feud" and "Legacy." You can stream the album here.
Melania Trump Wears Pink Roland Mouret Dress to Meet South Korea's President and First Lady [Instagram]
On Thursday night, Melania Trump stepped out in a blush pink Roland Mouret dress to welcome South Korean president Moon Jae-in and his wife, first lady Kim Jeong-suk, to Washington, D.C. The feminine silhouette currently retails for $2,330 at mytheresa.com. Earlier this week, the first lady wore a bright yellow, floral print Emilio Pucci number to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House.
Kenzo's Film for Kenzo World Fragrance Wins at Cannes Lion [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Kenzo's Kenzo World film, directed by Spike Jonze, has been awarded the Titanium Lion, two Gold Lions, two Silver Lions and three Bronze Lions at the Cannes Lion International Festival of Creativity, which wrapped June 24. The short film — which was made in celebration of Kenzo World, the first fragrance conceived by creative directors Carol Lim and Humberto Leon — sees The Nice Guys actress Margaret Qualley dancing dramatically through the halls of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in DTLA. The clip was release in August 2016, but if you missed it, you can still check it out here.
Photographer Mario Testino Has a New Gig at Annabel's Night Club [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Famed fashion photographer Mario Testino has been named creative counsel at Annabel's, a night club in London's Mayfair area. Testino's role will involve working with Swedish interior architect Martin Brudnizki and the Annabel's team to advise on the club's atmosphere and tone. One of his first projects will be a collaboration with contemporary art curator Hikari Yokoyama, the club's contemporary art director, on a modern-day version of the Annabel's Triptych, a painting originally made by John Ward to celebrate the club's 20th anniversary. Testino will be joined by Hikari, Derek Blasberg and Charlotte Tilbury on the club's Cultural Committee.
ASOS Applauded for Not Retouching Models' Stretch Marks [Teen Vogue]
British online retailer ASOS is being applauded on social media for not retouching or photoshopping stretch marks on its models seen posing in swimwear for the e-comm site. ASOS follows in the footsteps of lingerie line Aerie, which is known for its no-retouching policy on campaign images, and Target, which debuted photoshop-free swimwear ads earlier this year.
Asos not editing out girl's stretch marks on their swimwear photos is giving me so much life, look how beautiful they all are pic.twitter.com/VxMjc4OQg6— Leah Tudor (@leahtudorx) June 28, 2017