Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Interview, Lifestyle, Media, Streetwear, Video

HLZBLZ Founder Talks Brand History In “Self-Starters” Video Series

It’s not only a women’s streetwear brand. To me it’s lifestyle. HBIC Lanie Alabanza-Barcena is featured in the latest episode from NBC’s “Self-Starters” web series. The Hellz Bellz founder recalls her upbringing and early influences as she starts the in-depth interview. Working as a designer for early streetwear brands Triple 5 Soul and Rocawear Juniors […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lookbook, Streetwear

HLZBLZ’s 2015 Holiday Collection “Watch and Learn” Reminisce Over You

Bad gyal collective HLZBLZ have been longtime purveyors of blending the ‘then’ with the ‘now,’ paying homage and due justice to the fore-bearing icons and the world from whence they came. Their penchant of bold and street-savvy fashion is brandished throughout on their Holiday ’15 collection, entitled “Watch and Learn,” while reliving MTV’s 1990s golden […]

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Events, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Video

RECAP: Agenda Long Beach 2014

Walk with us through Agenda Long Beach 2014, as we recap some of the dopest brands and trends that captured our attention.  Trust it was a daunting task to break down all of our favorites that we peeped, being that there was just so much good stuff that plenty of brands had to showcase.   […]

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DJ, Events, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle

RECAP: Street Hearts Swim Bash

What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than on a Hollywood rooftop with some of LA’s  hottest designers?  Teaming up, LA Canvas and Project MVMNT threw the most fashionable pool party filled with beautiful ladies, good music with awesome DJs, drinks, and naturally, more drinks.

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DJ, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Media

Get Familiar: DJ Rashida

Whether it’s commanding a private room full of tastemakers or a music-hungry crowd at a concert, this DJ will definitely get you to listen. She’s worked for some of the biggest names in the music industry and has spun at some of the most memorable events worldwide. When it comes to style and grace, she’s […]

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Fashion Lifestyle, Issues, Video

The Ladies Of Street Hearts

In the male-dominated streetwear industry, a handful of leading ladies are changing up the scene. They can design a dope piece and sell it to the masses with ease. Beauty and brains, they got it down on lock. In February, The 5th Element crew visited the Vegas desert to cover the Project MVMNT Tradeshow. “Street Hearts” […]

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Fashion Lifestyle

I got 5 on it!

New Years Eve is here! Do you know what you’re going to wear to bring in 2013?  If you need some help check out our top 5 picks of fashion trends in 2012. 5) All Black Everything Some of our favorite artist and designers were rocking that sleek black look this year.  From thick leather […]

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Fashion Lifestyle, Issues

Issue 3 Out NOW!!!!!

Lanie of Hellz Bellz on the cover of Issue # 3 The 5th Element Magazine team present to you the third issue, featuring the Founder and Creative Director of Hellz Bellz, Lanie Alabanza-Barcena on our cover. In this issue we have Emcee Furis, DJ Sosupersam, Graffiti artist Sno, and Bboy Dynamike. Plus many more features […]

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