Wardrobe Wednesdays: Sabrina Carpenter @ #AMA2017

Sabrina Carpenter, 2017 American Music Awards red carpet fashion

From Selena Gomez’s new blonde locks to Diana Ross’ Halloween look, the American Music Awards red carpet was waayyyy too exciting this year.

I was pretty mind blown when singer Sabrina Carpenter showed up wearing a multicolored plaid Missoni coatdress. I was all “Wait, what?! A coat that doubles as a dress? Yes, please!”

She paired the coatdress with tan over-the-knee boots from Casadei, bringing a light tone to the colorful ensemble.

This outfit is one of the most brilliantly beautiful things ever.

See below for the original boots (marked with *) and a few other pieces inspired by Sabrina Carpenter’s 2017 AMAs look.

Coatdress:

1. Pendleton, $49.99

2. Missoni, $3,650.00

Boots:

3. Farfetch, $1,375.00 *

4. Ashley Stewart, $79.50 (on sale for $39.75)

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Fan Art Fridays: Drake

drake fan art rtsimp

So Drake is basically our hero of the week.

At the rapper’s concert this week in Sydney, Australia, he threatened an audience member for touching women inappropriately in the crowd.

What a creep!

He legit stopped the entire show to publicly embarrass this man, and I am so grateful for it. With all the crap that’s been going on with sexual assault, we need people like Drake to call out these creepers.

Like, did your parents never tell you not to touch random people in crowds, moreover in that way?!

As a thank you, I’ve decided to feature this cool Drake fan art by illustrator Ryan Simpson (@rtsimp) that I found over on Instagram. I love how he got the little curve design in Drake’s haircut just right!

Check out more of Ryan Simpson’s work at www.ryantsimpson.com!

Wardrobe Wednesdays: Sofia Richie @ SAG-AFTRA Foundation Awards

Sofia Richie at SAG-AFTRA Foundation Awards fashion

Lionel Richie’s daughter Sophia wore a tuxedo mini dress to the SAG-AFTRA Foundation Awards and I cannot get over how comfortable she looks in it!

The white tuxedo dress is by Rachel Zoe, and features a double breasted collar with satin buttons. She polished off the look with a cute pair of black criss cross pumps.

Just look at Sophia Richie’s pose, so light and carefree. Who said tuxedos were only for men!

See below for some of the original items (marked with *) and some alternative pieces inspired by the look.

Tuxedo:

1. Shopbop, $425.00 *

2. MissGuided, $68.00

Shoes:

3. Nordstrom, $870.00 *

4. Walmart, $68.98

October Favorites: Obamas Moving to UES & Rihanna Drive

The cold wasted no time making an appearance at the end of October. Like, I know I was complaining that it was still summer during the first few days of fall, but jeez!

Anyway, the month of October 2017 had a mix of fun music and pop culture news coupled with a few terrible events. Monthly Favorites on The Whisper Box only focuses on the former, so let’s leave all the bad stuff behind.

Here are my favorites for the month of October!

Favorite News Articles

1. The Obamas might be moving to NYC’s Upper East Side. They say third time’s the charm, and this is the second report stating they may end up living in NYC…

2. Barbados is naming a street after Rihanna. I bet she’s gonna rev up her engine and cruise on down Rihanna Drive blasting “Drive” because, why not?

3. Balenciaga’s platform heel crocks. What is fashion anymore?

4. This woman checked her horse in at a Kentucky hotel. Was no one concerned that the horse might accidentally cause damages to the room?!

5. Lupita Nyong’o’s NYT piece on Harvey Weinstein. I’m glad spoke up about this, even if she was able to avoid this disgusting bastard’s advances. He got what he deserved 10 times over.

Favorite Music
1. “No Captain” by Lane 8 ft. POLIÇA. Something happened to my heart when I heard this song for the first time.

2. “Should I” by Phoebe Ryan. Loving the Motown vibe mixed with ’80s electropop on this track! Continue reading

Fan Art Fridays: Freddie Highmore

freddie highmore fan art

ABC’s The Good Doctor was on hiatus this week, which was so saddening because I was legit lying in bed waiting for Dr. Shaun Murphy (played by Freddie Higmore) to appear n my screen on Monday night to no avail.

The show is only a few weeks old and I am hooked! Its partially because I’ve loved Freddie Highmore’s acting ever since seeing him as a kid in August Rush back in 2007. The Good Doctor is generally a well written medical drama, in my opinion. Freddie Highmore just adds to the show’s appeal.

To get me through until Monday, November 13th’s episode of The Good Doctor, I’ve decided to feature Freddie Highmore for this week’s Fan Art Fridays. This piece of digital fan art by Oshin Padhye (OshinP) on DeviantArt features the actor smiling that sly grin he always does. Classic.

View the original fan art here.

Wardrobe Wednesdays: Ella Lopez in ‘Lucifer’ Episode “Vegas With Some Radish”

Ella Lopez, Lucifer, “Vegas With Some Radish” fashionAs if this weeks episode of FOX’s Lucifer, “Vegas With Some Radish,” wasn’t amazing enough, LAPD forensic scientist Ella Lopez wore the most incredible outfit during the casino scenes!

This outfit plus all the craziness in this episode are making “Vegas With Some Radish” one of my favorite Lucifer episodes to date.

Ella came down the escalator at the casino to meet Lucifer wearing a black and gold strapless dress that basically screams VEGAS. She paired the look with a cute gold clutch and wore her hair swept to the side.

This was a very exciting change of scene, I must say!

See below for some pieces inspired by Ella Lopez’s Vegas casino look.

Dress:

1. Hot Miami Styles, $39.97

2. 1stdibs, $1,388.00

Bag:

3. Onetify, $14.99

4. Last Call, $125.00

Fall 2017 Complete Concentration Playlist

The weather has finally become more autumn-like, so it’s time for a fall playlist!

Since the year is almost over and I’m sure I’m not the only one scrambling to get a million and one things done before the end of December, I’ve decided to make this year’s fall playlist concentration themed.

Whether you’re trying to get a huge work project done or finish up a book you’ve been attempting to read all year, enjoy this Complete Concentration playlist featuring the coolest instrumentals I could find!

1. Mountains, Darius. Time to move mountains (of work, that is).

2. advance, vowl. Doesn’t this just put you in the zone?

3. Edelweiss, Møme. Lifting your spirits for a productive day.

4. Flight of the Pterodactyl, Christian Martin & Ardalan. This is what a a concentrated brain sounds like.

5. Latin Jackets, Satin Jackets. Here’s a reeeeally long instrumental to keep you focused.

6. Upper Peninsula, Patricia feat. Terekke. A little soothing tune to moved you along.

7. Hours, Tycho. Try not to count the hours. The finished product is worth it!

8. Ocean Floor Kisses, Galimatias. Let’s take your mind on a trip down under.

9. La montagne, Février. You’ll get over this montagne (hill).

10. Sienna, Private Agenda. When the agenda is to get shxt done, Private Agenda is your band.

11. Frontiers, Stwo. Crunch time.

12. Chook Tribes, Animal Feelings. This is how it feels to be nearly finished.

13. Chamomile Tea, Chance Thrash. Make sure to reward yourself with a delicious coup of tea when you’re done with your task. You deserve it 😉

Happy fall concentrating!