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Move over Blake and Leighton, there's a new girl in town and she's caught the eye of Chace Crawford. Elizabeth Olsen, the 21-year-old little sibling of Mary Kate and Ashley (and half the inspiration for their fab line, Elizabeth & James), is finally breaking out into the Hollywood scene, and has done it all on her own. In V Magazine's upcoming Discovery Issue, Elizabeth is aptly dubbed the "New Ingénue" and we love that she toiled as an understudy and honed her craft by studying in NYC before taking on the silver screen. Elizabeth is starring with her biggest (and hottest) fan, Chace Crawford, who personally nominated her to act alongside him in the upcoming indie flick Peace, Love & Misunderstanding, and we can't wait to see the rising star on the big screen. V also highlights some more up-and-coming stars whose careers are on the ascent like Glee's Chord Overstreet and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo's Noomi Rapace, so make sure you check each one out so once their big movie stars you can say, "we remember them when..." (VMagazine)
If you think Miami is just another club hub for spring breakers and sun worshippers, you need to meet Lily Kwong. The urban planner (and model) is one of the busy bees behind the renaissance that's turning the metro into a mecca for artists and creatives.
As a project director at Island Planning Corporation, Kwong is read
It wasn't all that long ago that Facebook uploads were our main mode of instant photo sharing — you know, back when Nashville was just a place you'd visit if you liked country music. At this point, we barely roll out of bed in the morning without scrolling through Instagram first.
In the intervening three to four read