If you are a Disney fan now you can mix the world of fairy tales with your own thanks to the collection Coach & Disney are proposing for us. They are at their third collaboration and this time the accent goes on the dark side of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and Maleficent – and we all have that part inside, even if we like it or not, we are all complicated creatures and we should accept that as a fact – […]
In the backstage of fashion shows there is always a creative atmosphere, an ongoing process thought for months, where everything has to go perfectly according to the vision of designers and the makeup artists have to create the exact vision in a relatively short time. There is such a teamwork where coordination has to be perfect, and Val Garland, with her infinite creative genius, has been doing it for 30 years. We live in between two worlds, the tangible one […]
I know, maybe it is hard to belive, but the latest weapon in the anti-aging arsenal are the silkworm cocoons. Nature itself offers us the best remedies and the secret to flawless skin comes, like all non-standard cosmetics, all the way from Asia. The use of the white balls resulted from the activity of silkworms is super simple – they need to be soaked in warm water for about 5 minutes. The interaction with the liquid is necessary in order to activate sericin […]
Jewelry and accessories have always been making the difference in how we look and are being perceived, however we have to admit that not any accessory may be right to emphasize our personality or an outfit for any occasion. “This is why the art of the “handmade” has been so appreciated all over the world. We want and wish to wear quality items that are original and exquisite as only in this way, achieving a really unique look may be […]
Loewe has re-branded itself and they did so by using one of the most powerful tool we have at our disposal – the body and its perfect, harmonious, enchanting form. We are all creatures of feelings and photographer Arno Rafael Minkkinen caught the emotions we all feel and create “Beyond the skin“, at another level than the physical one, where senses come to life. The bare skin is nothing but sensual, evocative and intimate; nothing but reason of joy, gratitude […]
He was a genius and a profound influencer of the entire fashion world; he lived in a both tortured and mystic world; he surrounded himself by beauty and he received four times the British Fashion Awards – “British Designer of the Year”; he was controversial and his edgy couture expressed that very well; he was a superstar in fashion and his evocative shows gave him that title. And because he was ALL that, a much-anticipated movie regarding his life, before committing suicide […]
The fashion world is in the spotlight and the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute becomes the most desirable catwalk for the supermodels and celebrities. Celebrating the opening of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, in New York city, the stars showed off incredible outfits designed specially for the event. Check our selection of best dressed and get a glimpse of what happens when fashion and religion meet.
The Missonis are well-known for their colorful, vivid and dynamic vision of life which they all share and express so lovely through fashion. But they do have another passion – the love for cooking! It’s been in the making for seven years and now it has finally seen the light – The Missoni Family Cook Book at Assouline Editions– a gathering of 130 family recipes passed down for four generations. Francesco Maccapani Missoni, together with his gorgeous grandmother, Rosita Missoni and with […]
One of the main fashion events of the year, one of the most awaited, one of the most creative, is taking place in fabulous New York – The Met Gala party at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, opening the exhibition of the Costume Institute. Not only we can’t ignore such an event but it is a time where new collaborations and ideas come to light. This time, for the FIRST TIME ever in these historic walls, there is a beauty brand who […]
The long-awaited exhibition of the Costume Institute in the Metropolitan Museum of Art opens on this Thursday, May 10. For those of you who are now in New York this is not an event to miss. The exhibition was organized in cooperation with the Vatican, so visitors will be able to take a look, for the first time in history, at the papal wardrobe, which until now has never left Vatican. “As a curator, you are always interested in what drives […]
Miley Cyrus, the 25 years old bold and dynamic singer, teamed up with sneaker brand, Converse. The collection they created together went out on 2nd of May and it includes 43 pieces to chose from, available to shop at Nike.com and Converse.com. “Converse has no boundaries. It’s outspoken. I’ve always identified with Converse because the brand appeals to and represents so many different cultures and walks of life. And they’re accessible,” said the beauty. “I put what they love about me […]
Karl Lagerfeld decided to change his field of activity a little and created a collection of cosmetics with the Australian brand, ModelCo. The line – which includes lip glosses, brushes, liners and pencils, a shiny clutch with miniature lip samples, and also about 50 cosmetics and accessories – will go on sale already on May 14. The designer admitted that he never took such an active part in the creation of cosmetics. The stars are the handles of brushes and lip […]
When Donatella Versace chose to design the Spring/Summer 2018 collection as a tribute to her brother, Gianni Versace, the fans of the brand went ballistic and this is how Tribute Collection was born. “When I designed the Tribute collection I also thought about the accessories,” explains Donatella. “Not only bags and shoes, but the eyewear as the perfect complement to each look. These prints were the starting point to create the collection, and the element that I used to pay homage […]
PILGRIM was started by Alyssa Miller, a traveling model, musician, photographer and writer. Alyssa often found that the luggage she traveled with not only lacked a certain “je ne sais quoi” but never quite functioned in the ways that she wanted and needed. As her frustration grew, she started experimenting with making her own pieces, and PILGRIM was born. Since then, she’s been working hard to develop a line of luggage and handbags that make us look as cool as we feel – or […]
For more than 30 years, Ellen von Unwerth has made her name in fashion photography with her sensual vision of women’s bodies. So, in the honour of her fabulous work, the Opera Gallery in London organized an exhibition dedicated to von Unwerth called “Ladyland.” The spotlight goes on Supermodels – Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Claudia Schiffer Nadja Auermann – on the iconic cliche from famous fashion magazines and Frivolities – where the photographer lets her imagination go wild and expresses herself. […]
Justice was made and now the men too have a special fragrance from a special house – Louis Vuitton. Five different scents were created in this first collection by brilliant perfumer, Jacques Cavallier – L’Immensité, based on ginger and grapefruit; Nouveau Monde goes on chocolate-wood; Sur La Route, citrus; Orage with heart of iris and patchouli, Au Hasard with pepper and cardamom. Enchanting!
The Los Angeles brand, Cult Gaia, instantly won popularity among women from all around the world. We probably saw already the semicircle models of bamboo and acrylic beautifully worn by fashionistas on Instagram. Conquering the heart of all women was “The Babe” – a charming accessory in form of a piglet. Quite ironic and fabulous in the same way! : ) The bags are available on the brand’s website, at luisaviaroma.com, net-a-porter.com and farfetch.com. Happy shopping!
Valentin Yudashkin fashion house this spring launched a line of children’s clothing and here is the debut lookbook autumn-winter 2018 collection. The designer created for both, boys and girls, a whole wardrobe for all the occasions. The items will go on sale in August but for the most impatient the models can be ordered through the brand’s instagram.
Guerlain comes with a Limited Edition series of the cult powder – Météorites – and also several new products. This time the “meteorites” have all the colors of the rainbow and will make your skin naturally beautiful, with the help of correction principles – green balls neutralize redness, purple – dull tone, apricot – soften dark areas. This radiant powder shines due to the diamond powder in the composition. The highlither, Summer Glow, the updates of Terracotta collection and the Sun Cushion complete […]
At Givenchy the idea of summer is directly related to travel, therefore this season they designed a Limited Collection dedicated to Africa. The new shades seem to be saturated with the energy and diversity of the sunny continent. The first lot is a high-header for the face and body, Bouncy Highlighter, which will not only accentuate the tan but also “nourish” the skin with macadamia nuts and wrap it in a delicate fragrance of frangipani flowers. The second is a […]
Milan, the world’s fashion capital hosts Prada’s new project, a 60 meters tower for the art treasure of Miuccia Prada. Three years after the opening of Prada Fondazione, Prada group finally works in full force thanks to the opening of the new space. The first guests already visited the building in February and Miuccia Prada presented her Autumn/Winter collection here. The former distillery dated back in 1920s, runed by Rem Koolhaas, took Prada’s space to the rank of the most interesting cultural space of […]
Creative director of Dior makeup, Peter Philips, offers a contrasting combination of cold sea shades and golden glow for the 2018 Summer collection, Cool Wave – the line includes new shades of the favorite palette of shadows 5 Couleurs, an updated bronzing powder Diorskin Mineral Nude Bronze, eyeliners with cooling effect Diorshow Cooling Stick, lip liners Addict Lip Tattoo Color Juice, lipstick Dior Addict, shine Lip Maximizer and 4 new shades of nail polish Dior Vernis. Lovely!
Collaborations have seamlessly shifted from the world of fashion to the beauty industry and now the big brands do not hesitate to cooperate with very creative personalities. Tom Ford and make-up artist, Isamaya French, joined forces and created a limited collection of 20 individual eyeshadows of varying shades and textures – Shadow Extrême – together with coloured mascaras, for those who want to attract attention. “Mr Ford wanted to develop and evolve his makeup collection to introduce an editorial element with […]
The Italian house opened the new creative centre, Gucci ArtLab, in Florence and it is led by the bold vision of Alessandro Michele, Gucci’s creative director. The building’s outside walls are painted by artists who have collaborated with the house ( including Unskilled Worker, Ignasi Monreal, Angelica Hicks and Coco Capitan). .”The unveiling of Gucci ArtLab definitely represents one of the most remarkable achievements of Gucci’s unprecedented journey of the last three years, and one of the most significant industrial […]
Preparing food has never been so exciting and of course, colourful! Milan Design Week hosts some of the newest items born out of the collaboration of two giants: Smeg and Dolce & Gabbana. Inspired by the history and tradition of Southern Italy and the Isle of Sicily, the renewed collection of “Sicily is My Love” is completely dedicated to the homeland of Domenico and Dolce, charming Sicily – painted ovens, refrigerators and hoods, toasters, coffee makers, mixers – all the bright Sicily […]
There are lots of moms out there who didn’t buy any Barbie doll for their daughters and that is simply because of the stereotype of the doll itself , because of being worried about what their daughters will want to be like – according to a Mattel research – so, the company decided to bring to front women who inspired generations, legendary women who left a deep mark in the world and didn’t pass unnoticed, one for her divine talent […]
The villa that once belonged to the Colombian king of cocaine, Pablo Escobar, has turned into a luxury resort thanks to Lio Malca, a New York art dealer, who bought it -back in 2003- restored it and embellished the mansion with contemporary art, frescoes, paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Persian rugs and velvet armchairs. Located on the white-sand beach of Tulum, Mexico, along the crystal clear water of the Caribbean see, Casa Malca boutique hotel offers 41 rooms and suits, two restaurants, […]
It seems that after the Spring/Summer show when the pasta theme was revealed, Dolce & Gabbana continue their tribute to the Italian excellency. A delicious partnership between two “Made In Italy” giants – the iconic fashion house and family run pasta brand, Pastificio Di Martino – spaghetti, penne and cannelloni a la italiano. Now you can host a super fashionable dinner for your family and friends but consider one pack costs $ 110, in which case I can’t help but acknowledge that […]
We never have enough of Victoria’s Secret Angels and this time we have six of them, all together in the latest ad campaign of the lingerie company wich recently launched NEW “Sexy Illusions” items and the focus goes on the strapless bra. Six outstanding beauties with gorgeous bodies we always admire on the catwalk of the brand’s annual show – Stella Maxwell, Jasmine Tookes, Martha Hunt, Lais Ribeiro, Josephine Skriver and Taylor Hill – take over the set for the lenses […]
Happy birthday! Twenty-five years after the creation of De Grisogono, the ALLEGRA jewellery design continues to evolve under the aesthete’s eye of its creator. This is the first collection of jewelry designed by Fawaz Gruozi for De Grisogono and probably the most emblematic of the house. Fawaz Gruosi naturally entrusted his first ever jewellery collection with the name of his daughter. An icon of its era, an icon in step with the times. The Allegra line, has always been characterized […]
With over 40 years in the beauty industry, Erica Chung, founded 3LAB in 2003 with a mission to not only treat skin, but to also perfect it. The advanced anti-aging line uses the latest innovations, including bioengineered growth hormone and apple stem cell technology, to create products for vibrant and glowing skin. Anti-Aging Oil is a luxurious treatment that harnesses the power of hydration to diminish the signs of aging ranging from fine lines and winkles to minimizing the appearance […]
With Alessandro Michele at helm, Gucci became a fairy land where the unchained imagination of the creative designer is running wild, blowing up the fashion scene at Milan’s Fashion Week, Fall-Winter 2018/2019, with his surreal looks, making out of Gucci’s show THE show you’re sorry you couldn’t attend – for it was like a movie, with a very cool script, written out of the inspiration dragged from movies like “The Legend of the Baby Dragon in a Jar” and “The Tale […]
Not only she is one of the catwalks star but also an upcoming designer – check out Gigi Hadid‘s bold and beautiful eyewear collection for Vogue.com, the second in a row in cooperation with the brand. The line includes 12 models, inspired by the boho-glam and retro aestethics – miniature cat eye shapes or the round metal frame, these are the trends she proposes for Spring 2018. Check the collection below! Available to shop at Sunglasshut.com.
After the successful collaboration between Erdem x H & M, the designer, Erdem Moralioglu, decided to try his hand at cosmetics. On the day of his London show, the brand announced a curious summer collaboration with Nars. This will be the first makeup collection of Erdem. “This was never going to be just another designer collaboration, where you do five new lipstick shades. There was a lot of time spent talking about the idea of using products or textures that you […]
Paris comes to our attention for the most original exhibition – personalized minaudières, watches, cigarette cases in gold and precious stones – which takes place for the entire month of April, almost, so plenty of time to discover the treasure and feast your eyes with the collection of Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan. The School of Jewelery Arts, supported by Van Clef & Arpels, presents their ultra excentric items from the 20’s, for the first time in France. Enjoy and […]
She is a supermodel and a Victoria’s Secret Angel, a godess that just announced on Instagram the launch of her debut swimwear collection. Of course, Candice Swanepoel stars in her own campaign photographed by Jerome Duran in beautiful Amanyara in the Turks & Caico – just in time to renew our swimsuits, Tropic of C – Candice’s brand name – is inspired by the 80’s and available to shop here.
On 18th of February, the cinema elite gathered in London, for the 71st edition of BAFTA ceremony. The guests of the ceremony again gathered in the Royal Albert Hall to honor the best figures of the industry according to the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. From Angelina Jolie to Emma Roberts, all were dressed up in all-black silhouettes, elegance being the main word to describe the outfits our stars chose, to support the Time’s Up movement against harassment. Photo […]