Every girl must have in her wardrobe at least one pair of black pumps, and now, in addition to black, for a bit of a change, the blue pumps can be an inspired getaway from the routine. Matched with colourful dresses in cotton and denim – in other words with most of the summer wardrobe – these pumps will play their part on helping you create a fabulous look.
The british fashion icon, Vivienne Westood, decided to unveil the story of her life with a biographical book, for the first time ever, written by the designer herself with the contribution of renowed biographer, Ian Kelly. A controversal figure in the fashion and political world, Vivienne gathered together 464 pages of wild and glamorous life, with friends like Naomi Campbell, Pamela Anderson and Prince Charles contributing anecdotes during the two years needed for the writing of the book. The story begins […]
Silk dress, hat and gloves, embroidered with sequins, all the Dolce & Gabbana; gold ring with diamonds, David Yurman; gold-plated rings with Swarovski crystals, Swarovski. Dress of tulle and lace embroidered with sequins, leather sandals, and a whip, all Roberto Cavalli; necklace in white gold with diamonds, Chaumet; platinum and white gold ring with diamonds, Harry Winston. Silk jacket with feathers, MaryMe-JimmyPaul; corset made of tulle silk and lace, silk panties, all Chantal Thomass; metallic leather shoes, Christian Louboutin; Bals […]
Graff confirms his presence at Biennale des Antiquaries, and, if after the 55 million ‘Hallucination‘ watch presented at Baselworld you would think that the brand can’t surprise us again with another loud premiere this year, well, you are wrong. Therefore, an exquisite new brooch will be on display – the most expensive in the world at this moment – entitled The Royal Star of Paris, and indeed, it is a truly unique one. The first violin is played by a colossal […]
The italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli, for its Resort 2015 Collection, took inspiration from the Swinging Sixties era. Is well-known that Cavalli is a lover of visual excess, so, in his new collection of accessories couldn’t miss the gold accents, crystals and exotic leather.
The new Resort 2015 collection of the French label propose vivid colours combined with pale to white tones, and loafers adorned with gold charms that spell out “AMOUR” – a rich and yet breezy accessories line from Sonia Rykiel.
Publisher Tachen returns to the best seller shelves – an album of photographs of Audrey Hepburn, made by famous Hollywood photographer Bob Willoughby, who captured glorious stars like Marilyn Monroe, Jane Fonda and Elizabeth Taylor. Being a close friend to Audrey, he framed her working and home life during time, and when the book was first published, for years ago, the turquoise album – the colour of Tiffany & Co., of course – released in small quantities, was sold in […]
Chanel never ceases to amaze us, and now, being involved in the Biennale des Antiquaires, in Paris, for the fifth time – the biggest jewellery event where all the greatest artists and houses showcase their finest pieces of jewellery – the brand saved for this exhibition several outstanding jewels from the summer collection of the unique ‘Café Society’ collection, which we saw in a previous post. This mini collection, created especially for the event, includes necklaces, rings and brooches, with […]
At 20 Years Old, Emma Ferrer Makes Her Debut in Modelling On The Cover Of Harper’s Bazaar US Emma Ferrer, she is the granddaughter of the iconic beauty Audrey Hepburn, and Harper’s Bazaar US cover star for the September 2014 issue. Photographed by Richard Avedon in Florence – her very first shot ever – Emma says to WWD : “Initially, I wasn’t sure. Glenda [Bailey, editor in chief] contacted my father with the idea and explained that Michael Avedon would be […]
Despite the heat, during the week many girls want to have a neat, professional and yet fashionable look. Floral prints will not be of any help, but the beloved black, even if we talk about the hot month of August, is the right choice. Here are 10 black dresses to wear during August and early Autumn.
Magdalena Frackowiak and Matthew Avedon by Nathaniel Goldberg for Vogue China September 2014 Models: Magdalena Frackowiak and Matthew Avedon; Photographed by Nathaniel Goldberg; Stylist Daniela Paudice; Hair Esther Langham; Makeup Francelle; Manicure Yuko Tsuchihashi.
The always elegant and refined Ralph Lauren, ‘dressed‘ in glossy gold and polka dots the accessories for the Resort 2015 Collection. He even proposed a gold carry-on bag to take on your airplane travels, with a matching gold tote bag, with a first class ticket, how else?!
Gabrielle Chanel, a source of endless inspiration due to her powerful personality and her ability to continuously reinvent herself, has, since April 2014 when the book was released, a new biography on stands, written by journalist and historian Jean Lebrun – a man who, aside his now defunct partner, Bernard Costa, lost to AIDS in 1990, investigated her life nearly a quarter century ago, and was determined to complete the work they started together. The book presents a different kind of […]
Chantal Thomass is a must for the lovers of luxury lingerie, and who doesn’t love to own at least piece from the new Fall/Winter 2014-2015 sensual line, inspired by the magic Twenties, an era which Chantal devoted an entire collection – with decorative art deco decadence themes and androgyny as characteristic, the result is, paradoxically, an utterly feminine underwear. Check out the Lookbook below!
Russian fashion designer Oleg Ovsiev and Viva Vox created a super cool capsule collection inspired by the evil Maleficent. Celebrating the main film character, Angelina Jolie, Ovsiev continues the fairy tale on clothes – we see thorns, feathers and flying crows imprinted on long skirts, in a combination of white, black and scarlet. Take a look at the collection below. I love it!
Peter Copping, the designer at Nina Ricci, inspired his Resort 2015 collection by a set of books celebrating 125 years of National Geographic – the result is a collection combining different cultures and moods, remaining extremely feminine as Nina Ricci already accustomed us. “ We know what the Parisian woman is in her context at home,” he said, “but outside France?”
After her success with “Fame”, presented on the market two years ago – more than 30 million bottles were sold – Lady Gaga announced via her Facebook account that a new fragrance is ready to launch this fall – Eau de Gaga. “ It’s for the adventurous woman and the man who loves her ”, the pop star commented. Having at heart white violet with hints of leather and lime, this woody-floral-citrus scent is said to be extremely sexy and […]
When he presented his collection for the Resort 2015, Narciso Rodriguez came with a new concept, that is not so highly accepted or much used in high fashion – reversible – making not only his knit sweaters reversible this season, but also a double jacquard dress. When taking a look at the accessories, the designer kept it simple yet very stylish – graphical black, grey and white models, are the top accents of the collection.
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, in Dallas, will host the most ambitious exhibition of the museum ever, dedicated to the work of the American designer, Oscar de la Renta – Five Decades of Style. The entire space will be filled with 61 mannequins dressed in luxurious evening dresses and casual ones, created from 1967 to the present day. Laura Bush came up with the idea and the designer embraced it immediately – “I dressed her all through the years […]
The British Vogue welcomes back home Naomi Campbell, in the area of London where she grew up in, with a special film by Bruce Weber who puts together different stages of the supermodel’s life – we see her dancing, surrounded by her family and friends, eating greasy pizza at a Brixton market stall in the middle of the cheerful shoppers that ask her for selfies while she checks out the melons and shops for chilli sauce with Azzedine Alaïa. Model Naomi Campbell; […]
The main inspiration for the new Fall/Winter 2014.15 collection of underwear by Agent Provocateur was the glamorous hedonism of the seventies. Sarah Shotton, the creative director at Agent Provocateur, wanted to evoke the spirit of those years, with their crazy, but elegant at the same time, parties, the easy money, the vices, the chic Parisian cabaret dancers, “the luxurious excess of the glorious 1970’s“. The result is a sensual collection, in bright combinations of colours, with fine decorative chains, floral […]
Rihanna is back in full force with a wild editorial for W Magazine, the September 2014 issue. The 26-year-old pop singer, who is currently during her “Monster’s Ball” tour with Eminem, graces the pages of the magazine in African tribal looks that fit perfectly her fierce and ‘nasty’ personality. Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott photographed “the world’s wildest icon” in designer looks from Isabel Marant, Alexander McQueen and Michael Kors. Star Rihanna; PHotographed by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott; Fashion […]
Lately Mulberry, known internationally for its leather goods – in particular women’s handbags – was the subject of gossip regarding its sales and the departure of its CEO, considering the fact that the British brand, with offices in Somerset and London, is without a creative director since 2013. But the accessories collection is expanding with the opening of a second factory in Somerset, the handbag range designed by Eva Sneve is also impressive, the “Cara” bag is sure to be […]
With his new collection Marc Jacobs sets a party mood even before breakfast, with a parade of fun and glittery accessories, adorned with gigantic crystals, sparkling sequins, and Marie Antoinette inspired bows. The ‘ DON’T PANIC ‘ bags and sweaters presented in the Resort 2015 collection are ‘doomed’ to be best sellers.