Monthly Archives: December 2011

DSquared2: natural born delinquent

December 23, 2011
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DSquared2: natural born delinquent

DSquared2 often have a penchant for the preppy. For pre-fall 2012 the twist is a time-travel one, taking us back to the 1950s in cropped cigarette pants, thick-rimmed glasses, and argyle cardigans – like something a highschool geek might have worn in Grease only sexier. Away from the geek-chic prep things get even better....

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Kate Bosworth Goes Wet N’ Wild

December 23, 2011
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Kate Bosworth Goes Wet N’ Wild

Celebrity Looks December 22, 2011  5:29 pm Kate Bosworth is nothing if not adventurous with her beauty routine. The Blue Crush star and one-time Calvin Klein model has a knack for plucking hair and makeup looks from the catwalk and pairing them with equally runway-ready clothes (Bosworth acolytes will recall her Spring 2011 Jil Sander...

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Emily Blunt, Class Act; Katy Perry is Gellin’; And More…

December 23, 2011
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Emily Blunt, Class Act; Katy Perry is Gellin’; And More…

Industry News December 22, 2011  4:53 pm Being the new face of YSL’s Opium may be Emily Blunt’s beauty world debut, but it certainly isn’t the first time she’s been asked to front a product. Why hold out? “None were as classy as ,” the actress says of the other offers. Smart girl. Pop...

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Princess Di dresses in new Kensington Palace exhibit

December 23, 2011
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Princess Di dresses in new Kensington Palace exhibit

LONDON (Reuters) – A collection of Princess Diana‘s dresses will go on display at London’s Kensington Palace to coincide with the completion of a 12 million pound renovation to her former home. The display, entitled “Diana,” will open on March 26 and run until September as part of a permanent exhibition at Kensington Palace...

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Princess Di dresses in new Kensington Palace exhibit

December 23, 2011
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Princess Di dresses in new Kensington Palace exhibit

LONDON (Reuters) – A collection of Princess Diana‘s dresses will go on display at London’s Kensington Palace to coincide with the completion of a 12 million pound ($18.8 million) renovation to her former home. The display, entitled “Diana,” will open on March 26 and run until September as part of a permanent exhibition at...

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Swim takes to the street

December 22, 2011
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Swim takes to the street

When the temperature soars and the air becomes thick with summer’s growing humidity, a change starts to occur. People’s perceptions of what counts for daywear shifts along with the mercury. What may have felt daring for spring’s more moderate climate melts into the commonplace, and swimwear suddenly takes to the street – all at...

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Eclectic androgyne

December 22, 2011
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Eclectic androgyne

It takes guts to really rock an eclectic look and pull it off like you haven’t put in an ounce of effort. Model Magda Laguinge, off-duty in Paris, shows how its done. Man-style pleated pants and a paid jacket have a gentlemanly sense of androgyny. The combat boots add a toughness, the floral-print shirt...

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Raquel Gets Ready To Rock

December 22, 2011
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Raquel Gets Ready To Rock

Behind The Tear Sheet December 21, 2011  4:42 pm While platinum blond has been the big hair color story backstage for the past few seasons (catwalkers like Britt Maren, Abbey Lee Kershaw, Siri Tollerød, and Kasia Struss have all been tempted by the peroxide bottle), something dark was afoot for Spring. “ just looks tougher...

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Emma Watson’s In Love With Lancôme, And More…

December 22, 2011
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Emma Watson’s In Love With Lancôme, And More…

Industry News December 21, 2011  3:11 pm We talked with Emma Watson a few months back about her gig as the face of Lancôme’s new Rouge in Love collection, and now the first images of the forthcoming campaign due out this spring have hit the Web. And it’s artsy. Proactiv has named its latest...

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30 under 30: Forbes magazine’s new list cites designers to watch for 2012

December 22, 2011
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30 under 30: Forbes magazine’s new list cites designers to watch for 2012

US-based Forbes magazine, famed for its compilation lists, this week revealed its top 30 people under 30 in a series of different fields, with designers who make jewelry from chewed gum and creator of the moment Joseph Altuzarra making the art and design compilation. Compiled by readers of Forbes magazine and industry experts, the...

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