It’s always super exciting when preparing for a show. The backstage is crowded with models, beauty stylists, and dressers. Everything is calculated to the smallest detail and an army of professionals assigned for each model take care of the smooth running of the show. The models, always on the road from one country to another, are sunken into their phones and iPads, or chattering cheerfully, distracted by the beauty artists who handle their hair and makeup. The madness starts when we are […]
Last night, November 13, the elite of Moscow gathered in Petrovka where at number 16 Gucci opened a new flagship boutique.The celebration continued at a private dinner. Creative director and muse of Gucci, Frida Giannini, visited the capital, accompanied by the president of the house, Patrizio di Marco, showing off a constant smile and changing her clothes for three times, causing the expected approval of Moscow’s fashionistas. Musician Jamie Hince was in charge with the good music, known more as the husband […]
The online boutique Net-a-Porter has put on sale, exclusively, three of M2Malletier most iconic models in beige, green and red python. Melissa Losada, 29, and Marcela Velez, 27, the co-founders of Barcelona-based handbag label M2Malletier are proud to announce that their first date in New York, in order to launch the brand, was with the giant Net-a-Porter and that same day they immediately bought the collection. The architectural form, the precious materials, the metal spire that crowns each model, make […]
The rainy season is upon us and every girl should have in her closet at least one pair of cool boots to wonder the city’s muddy streets, or simply to avoid getting wet, with style, of course. Not many know that the rain boots were originally created 200 years ago, from a pure practical sense, and men were the target. Nowadays, designers took it to another level, and, of course, you won’t try to wear your boots with a kinky pencil […]
Elie Saab – a symbol of elegance, an abundance of femininity – presents a collection of a brand new model of bags, on a metal chain, presented in five shades reminiscent of the sea and underwater kingdom. The Lebanese brand, loved around the world, may have just announced the birth of a new “IT” bag – with its rectangular shape, architectural cut, and intriguing colours. Check them out below.
Guerlain writes another chapter for the legendary Meteorites Pearls – Meteorites Aquarella – another limited edition powder, already famous among beauty bloggers. An ideal highlighter thanks to its silver, gold and white beads – a perfect blend of colours giving your akin a uniform cold glow. In addition to the pigments listed before the novelty includes delicate pink and aquatic green for an effortlessly glowing complexion. This autumn sounds better already.
The oddest couple of the music industry, Lady Gaga ( 28 ) and Tony Bennet ( 88 ) are the special stars of the Christmas campaign of Swedish giant, H & M. Is there a better way to celebrate Christmas than beside this fantastic duo? H & M knows the magic this timeless and eclectic couple emanates and, for this reason, the singers were selected to be the faces of the campaign, a campaign whose theme is “ It Don’t Mean A […]
Pierre Berge, the life partner of legendary Yves Saint Laurent, and the financial mind behind the YSL empire, decided to auction his private library – a collection of some of the most valuable books starting the 15th century to modern day. Edgar Allan Poe, William Shakespeare, James Joyce, the first edition of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island dating back to 1883 – are just some from a collection of 1000 manuscripts and books that the art passionate collector will have […]
What is the Holiday makeup? How to achieve the perfect Holiday makeup? Everybody understands it differently. For example Givenchy sets the mood on “noir” accents. Nars on the other hand – a brand which recently celebrated the twentieth anniversary of its founding – believes that this Christmas there is no place for halftones. Their Christmas makeup collection is ideal for those girls whom about we can say they are “femme” (and those who want to try this role for a […]
Beyoncé will release her own clothing line with the British firm, Topshop – a sportswear line, including shoes and accessories, inspired by the world of dance, fitness, and various sports. The superstar confirmed that she will collaborate with Parkwood Topshop Athletic to produce their own brand of street wear ( still without a name until now). Philip Green, owner of Arcadia, which operates with Topshop, said that this adventure has nothing to do with the usual celebrities collaborations Topshop signed for […]
Christmas this time is different, at least for Givenchy were “noir” is the new must for 2014, a different glam, more sensual, mysterious and intriguing. The new items come in a packaging like a starry sky, – shimmering shades that capture the eye, , a dark blue ink nail polish in two variations (with and without sparkles), a transparent lip gloss – all in limited edition, of course. For most girls shiny things become the most logical choice for the New […]
LouLou de la Falaise – the eternal muse, and the first to have inspirited with her bold yet elegant style, was Yves Saint Laurent – a genius of the era, born in Algeria, with an almost inhuman sense of aesthetics and beauty. They first met five years after Yves and Pierre Berge, his life and business partner, opened up the eponymous fashion house – Yves Saint Laurent, back in 1963. She was his muse for thirty years, and became a close friend that […]
Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce have been found innocent of tax evasion. A trial that goes on for four years now. That’s how much time took the Italian court to come to a resolution regarding the two designers. Even if they were found guilty, in May this year, and sentenced to 20 months of prison they appealed the court’s decision and found not guilty in the end. “We have always been honest and we are extremely proud of this recognition […]
Daring de Grisogono‘s creative director, Fawaz Gruosi, shaped yet another stunning piece of jewellery - Crazy Skull – a cranium shaped watch, covered with over 890 diamonds, sapphires or rubies, weighting almost 45 carats. “You have to have a lot of character to wear it, because it’s quite visible” – declared de Grisogono. Just a week before Halloween, on October 23 – in celebration of which Crazy Skull comes very handy – the marvel was shown to the public at a party […]
Publisher Rizzoli, New York, famous for its books about fashion, prepared another gift for all the aesthetes – this October they published The Dress. The book contains the most inspiring dresses in the history of modern fashion – Prada, Alexander McQueen and Chanel, the legendary white dress of Marilyn Monroe from “The Seven Year Itch,” Audrey Hepburn’s black Givenchy, Princess Diana‘s wedding dress, and others – a collection of 100 illustrations realised by Megan Hess ( The international fashion illustrator […]
If you want an instant touch of cheerfulness at your fingertips then the new collection from The Body Shop will deliver it to you with Color Crush – a rich palette of nail lacquers inspired by nature, 100% vegan, designed to varnish without hurting nor the nails, or the nature. It is immediately clear what The Body Shop considers to be most important this winter: the colour. There are plenty to choose from – classic shades of red or skin represented in […]
Models: Anja Rubik, Andreea Diaconu, Lily Donaldson, Daria Strokous, Edita Vilkeviciute; Photographed by Fabien Baron; Fashion Editor Karl Templer; Hair Yannick D’is; Makeup Mark Carrasquillo.
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The British designer Charlote Olympia continues the tradition, reaching its second year running, and comes up, for Haloween only, and in limited edition, with a spooky and playful new collection. Spiders and coloured candy, in a collection that includes six pairs of shoes and four minaudières. Check it out below and get inspired for Halloween - the line is available on Charlote Olympia online boutique.
The stunning glass and metal building, in the centre of the Botanical Garden, in the Northen part of Bois de Boulogne, Paris, appeared for the first time in press in June, this year. American architect Frank Gehry created it for Louis Vuitton – a project entitled to support contemporary art to a new level, and a new home for the work of contemporary artists was a logical continuation of the plan. An impressive structure whose inside we were only able […]
Legendary designer Oscar de la Renta, the couturier of the first ladies since Jacqueline Kennedy, and the red carpet king died on Monday, at the age of 82. His death was confirmed by his wife, Anette de la Renta, the cause being complications from a cancer diagnosed back in 2006. “The only realities in life are that you are born, and that you die,” Mr. de la Renta said in “Fashion Talks” series in 2013. “We always think we are […]
Gisele Bundchen is the Chanel woman now, starring in the new Chanel №5 mini-movie which tells the story of a strong woman who found love and fulfilment. It is no secret that the history of any fragrance is not just a bunch of dates, names and ingredients. Creating a perfume, the perfumers have in mind the woman who will wear it, because fragrance, just like music, sets the mood and drags from the memory a number of associations, it is the finishing touch […]
Ironic, luxurious and bright – the accessories from the Cruise 2015 collection Chanel, dedicated to Dubai Last May the fashionable public applauded once again the fantasy of Karl Lagerfeld – immediately after the end of the Dubai show, the enthusiastic reviews poured in abundance. We’ll long remember bright patterns, pearls and plenty of gold – the charming can bags won’t be soon forgotten, side by side with the classical Chanel models, the clothes which seemed to be created on a nomadic loom, […]
Oscar de la Renta, 82, the master of elegance, announced that Peter Copping will lead the creative department at the legendary fashion house, founded by the american designer back in 1965. The first ladies loved his creations – Jacqueline Kennedy, Nancy Reagan and Hillary Clinton – as well as every red carpet celebrity, including on their wedding days – like George Clooney‘s wife, Amal Alamuddin, who wore a spectacular de la Renta gown for her wedding day. Born in 1932, […]