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Our LA editor had a chat with Man Repeller and blogger extraordinaire Leandra Medine last week at a West Coast appearance to promote Medine's line for Superga. The newly-published author, who was staying at the Chateau Marmont for her trip, said her favorite style from the collaboration was one that was never produced. "I made them in white velvet," she said. "I wanted them with gold hardware, but nobody wanted them, so they don't exist."
In addition to fashion talk, Medine spoke a little about what she was enjoying thus far about LA—specifically, the access to raw food. "From what I understand, raw food is very accessible in LA and I really appreciate that. I'm semi-raw, actually—it's a health thing. I'm not trying to lose weight. Every other week I do a three-day raw food cleanse. I just want my colon to feel good, you know?"
Head to our LA site for the full conversation, including the writer's thoughts on the term "blogger" and how the deal with Superga came about.
· The Man Repeller x Superga [Superga]
· Leandra Medine on Superga, Raw Food and Fashion Bloggers [Racked LA]
· Leandra Medine's Superga Kicks Come With Man Repeller Fixin's [Racked]
· Leandra Medine's Book Is so Racy her Dad Couldn't Read It [Racked]