We are told that the best thing in life is having a baby, and who wouldn’t agree more if ….. For all sorts of reasons women of our generation keep postpone the day, thinking that the responsibilities for the baby’s being are huge, they won’t fit their chic dresses for months now, their careers will be put on hold and they worked so hard to get on top, some cousin or high school friend is getting married in a few months and […]
For those who love having their initials inscribed on their scarves and ponchos, Burberry just launched this new service for its customers. We could see already during the Fall/Winter 2014.15 runaway, for the grand finale, the two stand-out pieces of the luxury fashion house marked with the initials of the models wearing them – EC for Edie Campbell, JS for Joan Smalls and MF for Malaika Firth. By September you will be able to make these yours with up to […]
Beauty brand Givenchy launched a beautiful autumn makeup collection entitled Givenchy Extravagancia. As artistic director for Givenchy makeup, Nicolas Degennes, the brilliant mind behind the Givenchy Fall/Winter 2014 collection, says he took inspiration from mother nature, who is amazing and unique. So, before you his new downright gorgeous beauty line, where glitter, golden shades – both for eyes and nails – and dark sophisticated shades, according to Nicolas, are the “must” for the new season.
Gallery Véro-Dodat, also known as the Passage, is one of the most famous places in the First Arrondissement. It is there for over 150 years, a real piece of heaven full of Parisian charm, hosting many elegant boutiques, decorations, art gallery and a variety of great restaurants. For the fashionistas the attraction is the Christian Louboutin workshop-boutique, situated at the entrance to the arcade – Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Some people called Gallery Véro-Dodat, jokingly, “Passage Louboutin” – maybe also because […]
The 28 year old creative director of Balmain, Olivier Rousteing is not bothered by brands like Zara or H&M copying his designs. While many other designers find in the reinterpretation of their creations a reason to pursue them legally in court, Rousteing seems to be delighted by it. ” I think it was Coco Chanel who said if you’re original, be ready to be copied.I love seeing a Zara window with my clothes mixed with Céline and Proenza! I think […]
The 21-year-old British icon, Cara Delevingne, is the first solo model of the TopShop Fall/Winter 2014.15 campaign, shot in London by Alasdair McLellan and styled by the brand’s Creative Director Kate Phelan- funny, overflowing with energy, always surprising, she even overcame Kate Moss, that has never done that. “Cara is a true Topshop girl. Her style is confident and playful and she can be sophisticated and chic as easily as she can be cool and casual,” says Kate Phelan. The collection lands in […]
Marc Jacobs knew exactly what he wants from his final Louis Vuitton show – Edie Campbell naked on the catwalk, wearing nothing but a G-string, a huge headdress, Swarovski crystals and some black body paint. It takes a lot of guts to do that, and when asked she agreed because she was a bit tipsy – “ I’d had quite a few mojitos by that point so I was just agreeing to anything,” the model said. ” They said, ‘Perfect! Come to the […]
The world’s most fashionable all night party – Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2014 – is about to happen for its sixth time. A luxury fest from Manhattan to Moscow and everywhere in between, the one event that brings together designers, models, celebrities and, of course, shoppers. Everyone is invited and, with specially created events, great deals, exclusive designs and merchandise, you’ll have trouble keeping your credit card in your wallet. A global celebration of shopping taking place in 16 countries, each […]
First Look at Mad Max: Fury Road Trailer Starring Rosie Huntington-Whiteley & Abbey Lee Kershaw Warner Bros released the first trailer of Australian director George Miller of Mad Max:Fury Road, at Comic Con in San Diego and during its three minutes version you can spot the faces of famous models Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Abbey Lee Kershaw and Courtney Eaton, starring aside actress Charlize Theron – who has the leading role as shaven-headed Imperator ‘Furiosa’ – Zoe Kravitz and Riley Keough. This […]
The Pirelli calendar – aside from the gorgeous models featured in its pages and the amazing locations, what makes it even more desirable is the fact that the calendar can never be found on the newsstands, but is sent only to some lucky few, and no one knows who those people are. For the upcoming edition of the much talked about calendar, the names of the models have been revealed and the surprise of the 2015 edition is that plus-size model, Candice […]
Who didn’t dream at least once about having Carrie‘s closet? The most fashionable outfits to wonder the streets of the cities, the restaurants, the ‘it’ places of the moment in Prada and Chanel, Manolo and Gucci. The most mentioned names over the six series of Sex and the City are apparently Vogue, followed, and there is no surprise here, Manolo Blahnik, Carrie’s favourite shoes. The others are Martini, Prada, Chanel and Gucci. Lets take a peek at some the outfits that […]
For those who want to bathe their bodies in luxurious fragrances Hermés is the one to go with. Taking a bath can be as intimate and precious as applying perfume, therefore Hermés created Le Bain, a new way to enjoy the flavours. Shower gels, body lotions, perfumed soaps – liquid and solid – perfumed moisturising balm for body and face – a line that delights the senses, in elegant packaging, all for the most relaxing baths ever.
Models: Saskia de Brauw, Tao Okamoto, Carolyn Murphy, Eva Herzigova, Malgosia Bela, Mariacarla Boscono, Natasha Poly, Guinevere van Seenus, Karen Elson, Maggie Rizer, Claudia Schiffer, Nadja Auermann, Stephanie Seymour, Linda Evangelista & Naomi Campbell; Photographed by Luigi + Iango; Stylist Giovanna Battaglia.
For this Fall, Fendi surprises us with a different kind of luxury accessory – the engagement classical diamond ring got a new interpretation at Fendi, and attached to it we see an incredible iridescent quartz crystal, shining in three shades. The effect is simply stunning, and for the girls who want to have a particular engagement ring, or simply want to make a scene, the rainbow quartz comes in handy, as for those supporters of fashion minimalism, the white and blue versions are more […]
The best way to put a spin on our day is to treat ourselves with a pair of fabulous shoes, and we do have plenty to choose from. In the current collections designers lure us with classic pumps in bright prints and eccentric motifs – Garphical hearts at Saint Laurent, stones at Miu Miu, floral motifs at MSGM and Dolce & Gabbana – before you 10 most trendy pairs from the online stores.
A new fashion book is about to be released, by Rizzoli, a journey into the last 60 years of Louis Vuitton‘s history, with more than 200 photos to scroll through, taken by legendary names of the fashion photography like David Bailey and Helmut Newton, Mario Testino, Annie Leibovitz, Karl Lagerfeld and Patrick Demarchelier – and these are just some of the world-famous photographers that often worked on the legend of the French fashion house. The story behind each photograph is told by the […]
Three days after the news Christoph Lemaire parting ways with Hermés, Axel Dumas, the CEO of the luxury fashion house, announced the name of the designer who will take his post. We are talking about French designer Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski, 36-year-old, who previously worked for The Row, Céline and Maison Martin Margiela. Her first collection will be presented in March, for the Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Fashion Week.
Back in 1992, looking at one of his shoe sketch, Christian Louboutin, was disappointed that the actual shoe didn’t come out as colourful and bright as the original sketch, especially underneath, so, he took a bottle of nail polish from his assistant, who was yelling in protest, and his famous red soles were born. Twenty two years later, the French footwear guru launches into the beauty world, with a collection of signature nail polishes in spiky bottles, strikingly tall just like […]
For its 15th anniversary the cover of Vogue Japan screams supermodels – Claudia Schiffer, Nadja Auermann, Stephanie Seymour, Linda Evangelista and Naomi Campbell – a very special issue of September 2014 with very special girls and a foldout cover that includes other beauties of the 90s like Carolyn Murphy, Eva Herzigova, Guinevere Van Seenus and Maggie Rizer, till the nowadays models Saskia de Brauw, Tao Okamoto, Malgosia Bela, Mariacarla Boscono and Natasha Poly. What a striking team!
For its 15th anniversary Flaunt magazine asked Oscar-winning actress, Kim Basinger to celebrate the event with her on the cover. The first photo they took of her was exactly 15 years ago – “I’m so incredibly flattered. We were flattered to get this call. That’s so cool 15 years ago to have done that cover. And I remember it like yesterday. I remember the whole entire shoot from the arrival until I left. I remember every picture. I mean, it was just […]
The Russian beauty, Irina Shayk, made her first step into acting and not just in any role, but the one of a Greek goddess in the new Hercules movie – Megara – the wife of Hercules, played by Dwayne Johnson. “People don’t believe I’m Russian, they always say, ‘You look Brazilian’ – but my father was a Tatar, which is close to Mongolia, and I get my colouring from him. I always say that I’m a Russian spy. Megara, my character, […]
Adam Levine, 35, the Maroon’s 5 star married the 25-year-old Victoria’s Secret model, Behati Prinsloo. The destination the couple chose was luxurious Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, where they held the ceremony, on July 19. Honorable guests accompanied the joy of the two like Robert Downey Jr, Behati’s friend Coco Rocha, Jason Segel, Erin Heatherton, Candice Swanepoel, and many of the models acted as bridesmaids. before the big “I DO” they celebrated with a beach party, at El Dorado Golf & Beach Club, […]
The new Chanel fine jewellery collection – Café Society – that we saw in a previous post, has also a look book, lensed by Sarah Moon. The fashion house entrusted the legendary photographer, a master of styling with nearly half a century of experience, to bring out the mood of the twenties, the bohemian atmosphere, the aristocracy of those times – populated by manifestos, disputes and scandals – a time when Gabrielle Chanel became one of the leading force in […]
Valentino created an empire, with his long-term partner Giancarlo Giammetti, when back in 1959 they founded the legendary label and created for the high society, like Jackie Onasis‘ wedding gown when she married Aristote Onasis. At The Emperor’s Table is an invitation into the five houses that Valentino owns – in London, New York, at Gstaad in Switzerland, and Paris at Chateau de Wideville – as well as on his yacht, a glimpse of the refined world in which he lives, […]
There are shoes that resemble jewellery, and Nicholas Kirkwood, for the Resort 2015 Collection, was having a blast mixing bold colours, metallic finishes, adding pearls to his extraordinary pieces, graphic black and gold options, lace – all in the name of luxury and elegance.
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Café Society – a new collection of high jewellery from Chanel, dedicated to the artistic, rich and famous 1920s. A tribute paid to poets, musicians, aristocrats,bourgeoisie and socialites of those times. Being one of the most anticipated collection of the Fashion Week, the Chanel Haute Joaillerie ‘Café Society’ collection kept all the recognizable elements of the house – the star, the camellia flower, the feather – and the large rare stones, in the capable hands of jewellers transformed into real masterpieces. The […]
The news of Christoph Lemaire’s departure – the creative designer of Hermès – came this morning, July 21, from the CEO of the house, Axel Dumas. Lemaire decided to leave the prestigious fashion house, after four years of collaboration, and his last collection for Hermès will be presented in October, during the Paris fashion week, for the Spring/Summer 2015 season. He took over from Jean Paul Gaultier, designer at Hermes for seven years before Lemaire – behind his decision stands the designer’s desire to […]
Models: Daga Ziober and Manuela Frey; Photographed by Christian Ferretti; Stylist Akari Endo-Gaut; Hair Joey George; Makeup Kristi Matamoros; Manicure Eri Handa.
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Provocative and sophisticated, Cameron Diaz is the star with one of the most enviable body shape ever, and Harper’s Bazaar US chose her for the magazine’s cover of August 2014. Lately the media speculated she has an intimate relationship with Drew Barrymore after declaring for another magazine that “all women have been sexually attracted to another woman at some point”. Sexy Diaz responds : “Literally I said, ‘That makes me want to vomit in my mouth.’ That’s like saying I am […]
The August cover of Vogue US features the 26 years old blonde beauty, Blake Lively, known for her role in Gossip Girl, for six years, as Serena van der Woodsen. In the fashion editorial inside the magazine she goes country chic, for the lenses of legendary Mario Testino and talks about her new project – a turn in her career – the launching of her own web site, called Preserve. The idea came from her love for the things that […]
Brilliant Roberto Cavalli couldn’t stop at the Cavalli Cafés he opened up in Florence and Saint-Tropez and traveled to Ibiza for his latest project – the opening of Cavalli restaurant and night-club, located in a specially designed tropical garden on Paseo Maritimo Juan Carlos. The menu is one hundred per cent italian, with specialties from lovely Tuscany, the home of the designer and the wines that accompany the delicacies are produced by Cavalli’s son, Tommaso Cavalli – all this in […]
Summer is in full swing and for those who want to turn heads by the pool, Agent Provocateur created a demi-couture swimsuit line – Soiree Collection – that guarantees the glamorous look you are looking for. There are only two models – Karina and Tricja – designed as an “evening dress” for the beach season, both with massive gold chains, removable in case of the Tricja Bikini Bra model . Despite the fact that the exquisite fabrics used for the […]