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Deidre Dyer

Deidre Dyer

Deidre Dyer is a writer from Brooklyn, New York. She is a Pisces who enjoys afternoon tea, lazy beach days and Soca parties.
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Interview: Protoje on the Reggae Roots Revival and His Low-Key Love of Pop Music

“Reggae isn’t just for the beach. It’s hard hitting lyrics, flows, patterns, beats, storytelling.” Hailed as the front-runner of reggae’s musics Roots’ second coming (REVIVAL?), Protoje is Jamaica’s latest musical export that’s making waves the … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2014 7:14PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Lupita Nyong’o Makes Her Vogue Cover Debut and It’s Glorious

On the heels of announcing her role in the upcoming mega-blockbuster Star Wars: Episode VII, Oscar award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has covered the the July issue of Vogue Magazine. Photographed by Mikael Jansson, Nyong’o’s sports … read more »

POSTED June 19, 2014 1:38PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Ty Dolla $ign, Wiz Khalifa and the Weeknd Ask for Sex with a Straight Face in The “Or Nah (Remix)” Video

California’s king of promiscuous pursuits, Ty Dolla $ign, takes his homies Wiz Khalifa and The Weeknd to the lofty Hollywood Hills for the official “Or Nah” Remix video. Possibly a testament to this trio’s knack … read more »

POSTED June 13, 2014 1:52PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Staff Affections: Jey Perie on Kinfolk’s Summer Shirt

Every other Thursday, The FADER asks employees and employers at our favorite shops around the world what their most cherished in-store item is for our column Staff Affections. This week, Deidre Dyer caught up with … read more »

POSTED June 12, 2014 4:48PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,

5 World Cup Essentials to Get You Fresh for the Game

Kick off your summer in style From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 1) Umbro x UO Soccer Jersey Tee, $44 Basketball, baseball and even hockey jerseys have all had their time in the fashion … read more »

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Stream Jo Mersa’s Pop-Leaning Reggae EP, Comfortable

Though Jo Mersa has chosen to lob off his very famous last name for the stage, there’s no denying that this Miami-based, Jamaican-born youth comes from good stock. As the grandson of Bob and the … read more »

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Lush and Plush: Astrid Andersen Softens Up the Man in Topman

The menswear designer brings her flair for fancy to the mass market From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 Ahead of the in-store debut of her first-ever Topman collaboration tomorrow, and her Spring/Summer 2015 runway … read more »

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Aries Nails Streetwear for Full-Grown Tomboys

For Italian-manufactured womenswear line Aries, getting older doesn’t have to mean leaving the fun of dressing to your youthful days. Helmed by designers Sofia Prantera and Fergus Purcell, who first crossed paths while working at … read more »

POSTED June 9, 2014 5:29PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Peep This Trippy Snippet of Nicki Minaj’s Pills N Potions Video

Five days after straight owning the Summer Jam stage, King Nicki Minaj has granted us a snippet of the video for “Pills N Potions.” The brief clip features trippy special effects: purple clouds billowing over … read more »

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Paul Smith Gets in on the World Cup Action

Just in time to stoke our pre-World Cup frenzy, Paul Smith has released a mesmerizing video to commemorate the brand’s new limited-release leather soccer ball. The cinematic short features Guinness World Record holder, John Farnworth … read more »

POSTED June 5, 2014 12:45PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,