Last week, Breezy Mama‘s Fashion Editor, Vanessa, and I were invited to attend Billabong’s mini tradeshow, which was made up of their umbrella brands. Held at the beautiful Surf & Sand in Laguna Beach, Vanessa and I didn’t hesitate to say yes. Besides Billabong–one of the giants and leaders of the surf industry, we were also able to take a sneak peek at RVCA, Kustom, Element, Nixon, Von Zipper and Dot Dash. What did we discover? That this coming Summer/Fall, you will not be disappointed in fashion. Here are some of the hottest trends by some of the action sport’s industry’s biggest brands. [Read more…] about Trend Spotting: Find Out What You’ll Be Wearing This Summer/Fall
For a man about to give birth to a new show, Jay Leno definitely doesn’t look preggers. In fact, he’s actually slim and trim as he proudly displayed at NBC’s fall line-up press tour in Pasedena, CA in August. Opening his suit jacket twice he declared at one point, “I’ve been running four miles every day. I’ve lost twelve pounds.”
However, the talk show host does have the weight of the network on his shoulders whether he – or NBC – is ready to admit it. The risky gamble to give up scripted television programming during the 10 o’clock hour where mega-rating hits such as ER once reigned — not to mention competing against current hits such as CSI Miami — for the new The Jay Leno Show had him hounded by reporters. In fact, after a Q&A session, two actually tripped while trying to get to him.
Breezy Mama asked Jay directly how he felt about the press’s reaction to him having been given the nightly primetime spot and, after shrugging his shoulders, he responded, “I guess it’s [Read more…] about Jay Leno’s Controversial New Baby