As you can see from the picture above, Maggie and I both decided to go with music themed costumes this year. She was Katy Perry and I was 2 Chainz. If you still need some ideas for costumes, check out this post featuring 5 DIY costumes. For Halloween, we have three sets of mixes for you guys, from Diplo, RL Grime and Black Lips. Check them out below! Have a Happy Halloween! If you dress up as anything relatively music related, post a picture on our wall and we’ll get you guys an ACITM shirt!
Black Lips Halowe’en 2012 Mixtape Continue reading
Still looking for Halloween costume? Let the music inspire you. Check out our picks for the best artists to mimic this year.
1. Kanye West
Kanye West: the guy who made the leather “man skirt” fashionable. If you’re a guy who’s been itching to wear a skirt, this costume is for you. Leather is a huge trend right now, so finding any of the costume pieces below will not be hard. Get an original Watch The Throne t-shirt for $1000, a fake WTT t-shirt for $100 or a black Old Navy t-shirt for $10- your call depending on how badly you want to be Kanye this Halloween.
Skirt: Nordstrom; pants: PacSun; shirt: Ebay
2. Nicki Minaj
Ah Nicki Minaj. She’s had so many outrageous outfits this past year, it was hard to choose one look for Halloween. Hey, why not put an ice cream cone on around your neck and grab some inflatable pool toys to hold? The more ridiculous the accessories, the better.
Wig: Halloween Express; dress: Party City; slippers: Target Continue reading
Chicagoans have been incredibly lucky this year. Temperatures in September and October have held steady near the 60 degree mark daily, giving everyone the opportunity to witness the most colorful (and arguably most beautiful) season of the year- fall. Below are photos from a shoot with a friend of mine, Maggie Lubczynski, as well as street shots from Lincoln Park and the Chicago Botanic Garden.