“Get Into The Party Life” -All Dressed Up W/ Some Places To Go! Labor Day Wknd & More

Ok…I get it! #Irene came and gave you cabin fever and so you’re REALLY looking to NOT do a repeat of last weekend’s “nothing
ness!” I FEEL you, we’re on the SAME page. So in between the time that you was cooped/booed up in the crib we managed to add TWO NEW* events to our summer finale line-up to our already stellar events plans for Labor Day weekend and beyond. Grab a ball point and take notes as we take no mercy on them dance feet of yours…

Friday Sept 2nd
Labor Day Wknd, 1st Friday
the Journ3y Men & the Block Boys proudly present
“F**K YO (BLOODCLOT) COUCH!” -Reggae & Rap Edition
@the W Hotel’s Aloft -216 Duffield St. near Fulton St.
GRAND OPENING OF BROOKLYN’S LARGEST ROOF TOP PARTY!
10pm-4am
Music by the Block Boys
Hosted by Silky Valente’
DRESS summer time FRESH!
NO COVER
MUST RSVP theBlockRSVP@gmail.com
#FYC or #FYOCOUCH! @theBlockAssoc on Twitter

Sat. Sept. 3rd
“Sweet & Vicious”
10pm-4am
@the EMPIRE ROOM -33rd St. bewtn B’way & 5th)
Guest DJ GOLDFINGER
FREE till 12am RSVP to theBlockRsvp@gmail.com

Sun Sept 4th*
“Private Stock” -PRIVATE INVITE ONLY
@World Bar -845 UN Plaza (Bet 47th and 48th) aka Trump Towers
10pm-4am
open bar from 10-11pm
LIST ONLY! (NO cover)
GET DRESSED!
RSVP names + guests to theBlockrsvp@gmail.com
ASAP ! Names +# of guest MUST be on list

Mon. Sept. 5th* Labor Day Monday
“Touch the Sky…One Last Time!” -Daytime Roof Top Party
509 Roof top -509 Myrtle Ave. near Grand St. (next door to SoCo)
3pm-8pm SHARP
Music by the Block Boys
$10 Admission w/ RSVP ONLY theBlockrsvp@gmail.com

Thurs. Sept. 8th
“Farewell Summer”
Fundraiser To Benefit the Ajile L.Turner Foundation
Brooklyn Terrace -228 Duffield (Sheraton roof top)
Hosted by COMMON & Mattie Turner
7pm-11pm
Music by the Ahficionados
Tix available @Ajileturnerfoundation.org
$35 General Admission
$400 VIP reserved-Bottle service and seating for four ppl
Cocktail attire required 21+ w/ID

Fri. Sept 9th
“Penthouse Suite Fridays”
EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT
the W Hotel’s Aloft rooftop-216 Duffield St.
10pm-4am
FREE ADMISSION w/RSVP theBlockRSVP@gmail.com

Sat. Sept 10th
“VIRGO’S NIGHT OUT” -B’day Celebrations
for the Block Association’s Danny Ocean, Silky Valente’
FreelikeFrei, & Keith “Major”
@LOCATION TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
FREE ADMISSION till 12am w/RSVP theBlockRSVP@gmail.com

Enjoy EACH and EVERY one of them all! Thank me @theMreporter on Twitter
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@VirgilAbloh @KanyeWest Style Advisor Talks Fashion Trends and Inspirations

Chicagomag.com was privileged enough to catch up with Kanye West’s full time creative/art advisor Virgil Abloh for an exclusive interview. For the last seven years Mr. Abloh has played a key role in building the Kanye West brand as his input is required on everything from live shows to the designing of limited-edition sneakers. In the behind the scenes video the Chicago native takes us shopping to the lifestyle boutique RSVP Gallery (which he owns along with Marc Moran and Don C) as well as the men’s boutique Apartment Number 9 where he picks out several standout pieces and discusses men’s trends and fall fashion inspirations. Check out pics and behind the scenes video below

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