As the number one DJ photographer in the world, you could say that Rukes, who you may remember from this post, has special privileges. But then again, who else has a client list that includes Swedish House Mafia, Deadmau5, Dirty South and Kaskade? On Thursday, August 30, W Hotel in…
Added by alice on August 31, 2012 at 11:00am —
While it isn't the best of times, yesterday Starwood still managed to open its doors for its newest addition, W Hotel Hollywood. Costing $350 million ($600 million for the whole development), this W hotel is located at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, which is walking distance to the Pantages, Hollywood Palladium and Avalon theaters. It contains… Continue
Added by alice on January 29, 2010 at 9:00am —
Though we love seeing interesting artists inspiring fabulous fashion shoots (i.e. Tim Burton in Harper's Bazaar), we can't help but scratch our heads at this. Crazy contemporary artist Maurizio Cattelan directs Linda Evangelista in W's November Art issue. Maurizio is…
Added by alice on October 16, 2009 at 7:30am —
Ready to feel like Vinny Chase? HBO and W Hotels are teaming up for an innovative promotion for HBO's "Entourage."
The national campaign, running from July 27-Sept.27, will raise the profile of "Entourage" with branded A-list-type amenities for hotel guests while also creating buzz for the new W South Beach, which opened July 2.
Head on over to W's… Continue
Added by alice on July 22, 2009 at 6:30pm —
It's finally here! In the heart of Miami's nightlife and in the playground of celebrities comes W South Beach. Open today, this beachfront oasis is located on South Beach’s Collins Avenue, right in the midst of all the action. There are 408 condominiums designed by Yabu Pushelberg of which 312 will be available as hotel guestrooms.
Inside the hotel,…
Added by alice on July 2, 2009 at 11:00am —
This is just one of those deals
we had to tell you about. It's been going on for a little over a month but the offer doesn't expire till September 30, 2009. Book two nights at a W hotel and get the third night free! It's for arrivals from Thurs-Sun except for some… Continue
Added by alice on March 24, 2009 at 3:30pm —
Rooftop Pool, W Hotel Hong Kong
W Hong Kong has launched!
Located in West Kowloon
, the hub of the buzzing financial district of Hong Kong, the new W Hong Kong serves as the centerpiece in the new 92-story Cullinan complex and aims to bring New York City swankiness to the dazzling jewel of the South China Sea. The hotel connects directly to the one million square foot Elements luxury shopping mall and… Continue
Added by PANDA JU on November 11, 2008 at 2:53am —
If there is one thing I love about W Hotels, it's that they are truly committed to giving you an experience. Sure their Whatever Whenever policy leaves much to the imagination (oh lordy the stories they can tell you!) but you know that when they utter those words...they truly… Continue
Added by alice on October 27, 2008 at 7:00am —
It's almost here
!! Angelina Jolie gives a boob to one of her twins (Knox or Vivienne) on the November 2008 cover of W Magazine, as photographed by Brad Pitt.
The mother of six was photographed in mid August in the backyard of their French Chateau. The magazine hits stands on Oct. 21.
Much hoopla about nothing, if you ask me. If you… Continue
Added by PANDA JU on October 9, 2008 at 12:43pm —
All hail Princess Anne! Gorgeous portrayal of the formerly mousy (and admittedly shy) teen actress in this month's W Magazine. Who knew? With a little help from Fairy Godmother Couture, it looks like the awkward duckling has blossomed into a modern day Audrey Hepburn.…
Added by PANDA JU on October 2, 2008 at 10:35pm —
Kate Hudson in September issue of W magazine. I love the juxtaposition from her usually sweet, adorable, affable image. Yes, this Kate will gladly do the dirty dirty stuff to you that the other Kate turned down.
This one is not so good ..…
Added by PANDA JU on September 4, 2008 at 5:30pm —
From the company that brought us branded, hip boutique hotels, Starwood (parent of the W), created Aloft
, what VP Brian McGuinness calls the W experience for the masses. Priced to compete against mid-level hotel chains such as the Hilton Garden Inn, a stay at the Aloft will set you back about $165.
What makes this hotel chain unique is their… Continue
Added by alice on June 26, 2008 at 8:00am —
All summer long the W Hotel will be screening movies every Sunday at sunset in The Backyard restaurant featuring films from Twentieth Century Fox and MGM Home Entertainment. Guests can sip on summer cocktails on chaise lounges, and cuddle in a lovely cabana while wrapped up in a W blanket. The W will also be offering delectable dishes from their fresh new SHOW Movie menu, allowing guests to unwind under the stars while watching their favorite movies… Continue
Added by alice on June 19, 2008 at 10:30am —
The Los Angeles Film Festival
comes to our old stomping grounds, Westwood (go Bruins!) June 19-29.
WHAT IS THE LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL?
The Los Angeles Film Festival, held annually for ten days in June, showcases the best of American and international independent cinema. With an expected attendance of over 100,000, the festival screens over 175 narrative… Continue
Added by alice on May 29, 2008 at 11:29am —