I PRACTICALLY destroyed a pair of friends recently by serving what I called a Romanian martini. It was actually a vodka martini with lemon marmalade in it instead of vermouth. The truth is lemon marmalade is made traditionally in Romania to complement grilled meats by steeping lemons in sea salt for hours. Trouble was, the saline content in my martini could have lifted a potato. But blunders like mine haven’t discouraged clubs in the city from comparable experiments. The attractiveness [...]
By Shekka Manders Gigli has learned beloved rapper and Hip Hop star known as “T-Pain” just can’t get enough of Facebook. The distinguished rapper whose real name is actually “Faheem Rasheed Najm” recently tweeted “I get a tatt every time I come to Hawaii. I think this ones pretty sweet, unless facebook shuts down soon.” We all love T-Pain and when he’s not getting his tats Mr. Pain devotes his time to making award-nominated rap music. T-Pain is best known for [...]
By: Jonathan Hayes Every month, Gigli Mag will feature an up-and-coming actor with a hotly anticipated project in the pipeline. Catch up with the latest crop of “openers.” Plus: Opening Acts is inspired by the Vargas-inspired pinup posters.
By Edwina Mason The fur is flying for Winter 2011 and world famous shoe designer, Christian Louboutin, hit it out the ball park with these gorgeous Toundra Fur Boots. These fab fur booties have been rocked across the globe by celebs like Ciara and Nicki Minaj. These coyote fur trimmed boots feature two leather belt straps, with gold toned buckle closures, wood optic platform heels, and the Louboutin signature red bottom retail for $2,095.00 at the Christian Louboutin Boutique.
By Edwina Mason Celebs like Beyonce, Rihanna and Willow Smith are all jumping on the 3D nail art bandwagon, but this trend has been around forever in Japan. 3D nail art has been popular in Japan since the mid-90s and the style is increasing in popularity in the US. From the mild to the outrageous, 3D nail art is nothing new to the hip hop and underground culture in Japan. I actually rocked a lot of 3D nail art [...]
By Jonathan Hayes Academy Award winning actreess and singer, Jennifer Hudson says she is completely obsessed with shopping since her dramatic weight loss. The former ‘American Idol’ contestant went from a size 16 to a startling size 4 within a year. Wonder if Simon Cowell is eating some of his words about Jennifer these days. This is what Hudson said to InStyle Magazine: “I have a serious shopping problem now. It got to a point where I could barely [...]
By Mary Fryley TMZ caught Eva Longoria and Tony Parker together near their home in San Antonio, TX. This is reportedly the second time the couple have been spotted on a ‘date’. The divorce is still on but people close to the couple say they wouldn’t be surprised if the couple reconciled before any final decisions. Hollywood insiders are now speculating if the divorce was a publicity stunt; especially with the way Longoria announced her marital problems on the popular [...]
By Ashley Huxtable Most people like to do an official family Christmas Card and the Kardashian’s had a new family member to display this year. Kim Kardashian posted their official family Xmas card on her blog today, which proudly features Khloe’s new husband, Lamar Odom. I must say, the card is beautiful, albeit a little dramatic, with a ‘Godfather’ feel to it. On the upside, Khloe has been absolutely glowing since she got married a little over a year ago.
By Edwina Mason Singer/actress, Jennifer Lopez is being sued for millions by her ex-husband’s girlfriend. J’Lo’s ex, Ojani Noa, recently tied to sell some old home movies of himself and Lopez while they were married. Noa had obtained a buyer for the tapes, but was shut down by a restraining order which was filed by J Lo. “We believe that this entire lawsuit against Ojani and I over the movie and the Se# Tapes Home Videos centers around Jennifer Lopez’s [...]
By Jonathan Hayes Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson are the latest in celebrity breakups this holiday season. The couple are adamant that there is no 3rd party involved and blame the breakup on failure to spend time together due to 2 thriving careers. Reynolds, 34 and Johansson, 26, were married in 2008. Recently, they had “started to lead different lives, and it was harder and harder to come back together and pick up where they left off,” the source says. [...]