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 […]
The Cannes Film Festival is a feast, and last night was the night of Chopard party, held in the Cannes Mandelieu in the French city, attended by a large cast of models and actresses, many of them dressed were dressed in Elie Saab. Like newly single Adriana Lima, as i was saying to you in a previous post, that had a gorgeous Elie Saab strapless gown. Alessandra Ambrosio, Suki Waterhouse and other guests in front of you, now.
French actress Lea Seydoux stuns in Dazed & Confused Korea latest issue – the blonde beauty is photographed by Nagi Sakai and the styling was assured by Aeri Yun. Star Lea Seydoux; Photographed by Nagi Sakai; Stylist Aeri Yun; Hair Wendy Iles; Makeup Lili Choi.
Glove house Causse teamed up with designer Yaz Bukey to create an unique capsule collection of accessories – gloves with arty accents completed with matching cases, available this fall. Causse was founded back in 1892 in Milau, France, and became part of Chanel’s Métiers d’Art network of artisan labels in September 2012, designing handmade finery in the highest quality leather for the Paris fashion house. This collaboration with Yaz Bukey, known for her coloured pexiglass jewellery and accessories, marks the presentation […]
Good news for all the fans of the brand Eres. Now lingerie and swimwear (as well as clothes and home luxury cashmere collection, a little later on, with the advent of cold weather) can be ordered on the Net-a-Porter. The first batch will be online on Friday – that is good – for the beach season should be prepared ahead of time. The range will not include only the regular Eres collections, but a new luxury beach line in which […]
MyDior Electric Rubber new sunglasses is another Christian Dior accessory, fully reflecting the mood of a new era, reigned in the old French fashion house with the arrival of Raf Simons. Sporty chic, in a combination of colors that has always been easier to imagine on a wetsuit for surfing, the elegant sunglasses of the brand are synonymous with the French high fashion. The brightness and glowing from within the color we have seen in each of the past shows of […]
Marc Jacobs beauty line, after being a success in America, is about to arrive in France, exclusively at Champs Elysées Sephora, on 13th of March having the designer himself presenting the big opening in the Sephora store. The launch is expected for a while now and you won’t be disappointed for it is a very complex line: 16 different “Boy tested, Girl approved” products available in 125 shades, concealor, eyebrow gel and lip balm – to be used by boys and […]
A precious garden, all of roses – they are the subject of the Piaget new collection – a noble flower, a great tradition that runs through the entire life and history of Yves Piaget. The rose has a history that the Swiss watchmaker and jeweller Piaget is committed to preserving. For the love of roses and as a tribute to its own history, the company decided to restore the “former” rose garden of the Château de Malmaison , contributing like this to […]
Model Freja Beha Erichsen; Photographed by Inez & Vinoodh; Stylist Alex White; Hair Shay Ashoual; Makeup Wendy Rowe; Manicure from Deborah Lippmann.
Lanvin prepares to celebrate its 125th birthday. In 1889, Jeanne Lanvin founded her Fashion House, on the corner of rue Boissy d’Anglas and rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré. It was the success of her hat designs that led her to launch her own business – “Lanvin (Mademoiselle Jeanne) Modes” – and to design the hats of the most fashionable Parisiennes at the time. Lanvin made such beautiful clothes for her daughter Marie-Blanche de Polignac that they began to attract the attention of […]
French brand Guerlain is celebrating the 160th anniversary of its famous honeycomb perfume bottle with a new exclusive exhibition at its Paris flagship store. To celebrate 160 years of their iconic honeycomb perfume bottle,Guerlain have invited nine leading artisans, including gilders, feather workers and leather craftsmen, to reinterpret the fragrance’s signature flask design. However, before the pieces are sold to raise money for the Institut National des Métiers d’art (France’s national Institute of leading artisans), the works will go on show in a special exhibition […]
Model Marikka Juhler; Photographed by Alvaro Beamud Cortes; Stylist Belen Casadevall; Hair Olivier Lebrun; Makeup Tiziana Raimondo. Related articles Anmari Botha for Numeró December 2013/January 2014 (astairwaytofashion.com) Daga Ziober and Holly Rose for Vogue Russia December 2013 (astairwaytofashion.com) Rijntje Van Wijk for Elle Australia December 2013 (astairwaytofashion.com) Joan Smalls by Karl Lagerfeld for Vogue Spain December 2013 (astairwaytofashion.com) Milla Jovovich for Harper’s Bazaar Russia December 2013 (astairwaytofashion.com)
The private estate of Marie-Antoinette, the Petit Trianon, is the source of inspiration for Dior Spring 2014 makeup collection.Dior chose beautiful Daria Strokous as the face of the house new makeup line. Take a look at the collection below.
Pierre Niney stars as Yves Saint Laurent in the film of the same name, which has been approved by the late fashion designer’s former partner, Pierre Bergé. At the press conference where a 21-year-old Saint Laurent is announced as the creative director of Dior, journalists bomb him with questions: ‘Do you not feel too young to be heading up the largest Haute Couture fashion house in France?‘ asks one. Another: ‘Can you tell us what you have in mind for […]
As Halloween looms, complete with goblins and ghouls, start daydreaming of the perfect Halloween weekend escape. Think haunted houses, windswept landscapes and castles that make for a fabulously freaky Fall getaway. Château Marmont doesn’t just sit geographically at the heart of Los Angeles, the hotel has also become the focus of plenty of myth and mystery thanks to the many celebrities who have frequented the gothic manor since it was built in 1920. And for good reason: Jim Morrison, it is said, […]
There’s something magic about the idea of sleeping in a wooden cabin out in the fresh air. Childhood memories meet an adult sense of adventure, especially if it’s up in the treetops or on an island in the middle of a lake. Take a look at the five tree-house hotels and country cabins for a Fall getaway with a difference. In the middle of Normandy, La Cabane Perchée is a tree-house that blends into the Fall colors of the ancient oak that supports […]
It’s a story that spans 14 generations of one family, running from the Craveggia valley on the Swiss-Italian border, to Paris’ rue de la Paix, via some of the most colorful figures in the European royal history. Jewelry historian, Vincent Meylan, takes us through the Mellerio dits Meller story, in a new book from Télémaque. With jewelry for Marie-Antoinette, brooches for Princess Mathilde and tiaras for the court of the Netherlands, some of the biggest names in European royal history […]