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 […]
New York – this one of a kind city hosts countless splendid art exhibitions. The one I want to bring to your attention is “China: Through The Looking Glass“, featuring haute couture designs inspired by the magical Chinese tradition, sculptures and a range of films. I’m not sure if it’s still on, so, here is a glimpse of some of the gorgeous itmes on display, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Exactly 132 years ago one of the most stylish woman of the twentieth century was born – Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel. The legendary Coco changed forever the perception of women all over the world, being the only designer who got to be on the list of “100 most influential people of the XX century,” according to Time Magazine. Every child knows who she is, the crossed letter C logo, along with her quotes and remarks which turned into movies and musicals. Today, on her […]
As we were saying in a previous post, Victoria & Alber Museum prepared to host one of the most anticipated exhibition – the evolution of Alexander McQueen – Savage Beauty Exhibition. The museum finally opened its doors and as we step foot inside we are welcomed by the designer’s words – “London is where I was brought up. It’s where my heart is and where I get my inspiration.“ From the first London room, displaying his earliest work, we enter Savage Mind, a space dedicated to his […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Models: Marina Abramovic & Crystal Renn; Photographed by Dusan Reljin; Fashion Editor Anastasia Marano; Hair Ashley Javier; Makeup: Jenny Kanavaros and Frank B. Related articles Irina Shayk by Dusan Reljin ( NSFW ) Lady Gaga’s Marina Abramovic Experience Was Pretty Marina Abramovic And Lady Gaga (NSFW Video)
If you ever wondered how Ellen Von Unwerth looks like, now you have the chance to see the famous fashion photographer in a series of self-portraits for the latest issue of the biannual magazine, Ponystep. She worked herself as a model for ten years before she decided to move behind the camera and becoming a known fashion editorial and advertising photographer. Related articles Chanel Iman for Glamour Italia Magazine Ellen Von Unwerth’s guide to provocation
Taiwan-born Cindy Chao – famous and luxurious jewellery artist – closed a precious collaboration with our loved Sarah Jessica Parker, that will serve to the New York City Ballet. She is very popular for her butterfly brooches – masterpieces created from rare gems of the highest quality, that find their owners through leading auction houses. This year, Chao overcame herself, in creating another butterfly with the participation of SJP – Ballerina Butterfly. The gain from the sale of the brooch […]
Paris – a city that has already so much to offer that one week is hardly enough to discover it and get familiarised with, has now a new cultural and architectural attraction – the Foundation Louis Vuitton, a giant and impressive architecture designed by Frank Gehry, situated near Bois de Boulogne park, that will finally open its doors on October 27. The project for the LVMH museum, initiated in 2006, aims to support the development of contemporary art, both in France […]
Models: Zuzanna Bijoch & Gabriel Gronvik; Photographed by Boe Marion; Artist Alexa Meade; Stylist oscar Lange; Creative Director Jakob Hysen Hedberg; Hair Lok Lau; Makeup Karin Westerlund; Set Design Joel Junsjo.
Bottega Veneta brings to us the new models of their glamorous Olimpia handbags – functional and versatile, made of high quality materials and fine craft work, in various colours ( aubergine, dark red, black, light gray, pink, blue and yellow ), the Olimpia bag is a beautiful everyday option – wear it with a pantsuit, a sophisticated dress or jeans. The distinguishing feature of this bag of woven leather is the new metal chain handle connected to a leather strap. […]